Eye On Boise archive for Nov. 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 30, 2013

THURSDAY, NOV. 28, 2013

Mary Lou Shepherd (State of Idaho)

Longtime former Rep. Mary Lou Shepherd dies at age 80 

Former longtime state Rep. Mary Lou Shepherd, D-Prichard, has passed away at age 80. She represented North Idaho’s Silver Valley, and during her final years in office was the only Democrat among North Idaho’s increasingly GOP-dominated legislative delegation. Shepherd served in the House from 2000...

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 27, 2013

TUESDAY, NOV. 26, 2013

Megaload transport runs into objections in Oregon

The start of a megaload shipment of oil refinery equipment through Eastern Oregon has been put off until Sunday, the AP reports, and objections have been raised in Eastern Oregon that the state didn't do enough to notify tribal and local government officials. The shipment...

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MONDAY, NOV. 25, 2013

Sen. Buckner-Webb recovering after mild stroke

State Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb, D-Boise, the Senate minority caucus chair, is recovering after a mild stroke, and expects to be back in action in time for the start of the legislative session in January. “I will be standing tall as the legislative session begins,” Buckner-Webb...

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Nonini hospitalized with flu complications

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A family friend says Republican State Sen. Bob Nonini of Coeur d'Alene has been hospitalized. Lorna Finman tells the Coeur d'Alene Press (http://bit.ly/1iHUyLm) that Nonini was admitted last week to Kootenai Health...

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SATURDAY, NOV. 23, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 22, 2013

Idaho Power CEO to retire Dec. 31

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Power Co. Chief Executive Officer LaMont Keen is retiring at year's end, to be replaced by the company's chief financial officer. Darrel Anderson will step in for Keen Dec. 31. The state's...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20, 2013

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