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Eye On Boise

Of protests, arrests, compromise and time... 

Here’s a link to my full story at on today’s nearly two dozen arrests of “Add the 4 Words” protesters at the state Capitol, as talk swirls around the statehouse about possible compromise legislation and whether there’s time to consider it this year or...

Huckleberries Online

Parting Shot -- 3.2.15

A large concrete baseball is refracted in raindrops on a window at the Peoria Sports Complex where the Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres hold their spring training baseball practice today in Peoria, Ariz. A steady morning rain kept the teams for practicing outside...

Spin Control

WALeg Day 50: Gas tax hike passes Senate 27-22

OLYMPIA -- A package of taxes that would raise gasoline taxes by 11.7 cents passed the Senate on a 27-22 vote this afternoon. It did not need a two-thirds majority to move through the Senate, because that rule is unconstitutional, Lt. Gov. Brad Owen said.


A new S-R blog

Veteran reporter Jody Lawrence-Turner launched Extra Credit, her new blog on education.

Favorite books of S-R staffers 

Perusing the variety of lists of favorite books this time of year is a great way to whet your appetite for reading. I asked my newsroom colleagues to list a favorite book or two that they read in 2014. Not all of their choices were...

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Huckleberries Online

D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner o...


SportsLink is your portal into sports news around the Inland Northwest and beyond. You'll find updates, notes and opi...





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