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Tax Working Group gathers; tax policy on agenda...

The Legislature's Tax Working Group has gathered this morning for an open meeting; the agenda includes discussion of existing tax breaks in Idaho, economic trends and business needs, and comparison of Idaho's tax rates to other states. As they gathered around the table in room...

Outdoors blog

Fall chinook fishing continues hot in Hanford Reach

FISHING -- Not a discouraging word comes from the Hanford Reach salmon fishery this week, according the Paul Hoffarth, Washington Department of Fish Wildlife fisheries biologist in the Tri Cities. Fishing for fall chinook in the Hanford Reach continues to be excellent. Harvest for the...

Huckleberries Online

Parting Shot -- 10.5.15

Faculty members embrace as they are allowed to return to Umpqua Community College Monday in Roseburg, Ore. The campus reopened to faculty for the first time since Oct. 1, when armed suspect Chris Harper-Mercer killed multiple people and wounded several others before taking his own life at Snyder Hall.


An encounter with David Letterman 

Fellow Ball State University graduate David Letterman and I crossed paths once. Just once. I was a freshman in 1968 and Dave was a senior. I lived in Waggoner Hall, which at that time was a dorm for men only and was often referred to...

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