TUESDAY, OCT. 31, 2006


Extra! Charges Filed in UI U-Place Scandal

Complete story hereFormer University of Idaho Vice President Jerry Wallace has been charged with two counts of misuse of public money in the failed University Place project in Boise. Wallace, who was placed on administrative leave in 2003 and later resigned, is accused of wrongly...

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Top Cutlines -- 10/31/06 

Two members of animal rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) stage a protest against the meat industry in Henry Street, Dublin, today. The women posed in fake oversized meat packaging to draw attention to the industry's treatment of animals. (AP Photo/Niall...

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Ah'm Your Huckleberry ...

While at the stop light at Ironwood and Government Way Monday, a Berry Pickers saw this message hand written on the dirty rear panel door of a local plumbing truck which read: “I wish my wife was this dirty""

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WorldNetDaily Poll -- Halloween Costumes Too Sexy?

Issue: 'Naked' PETA tigerlady: Halloween costumes much too sexy: Activist who stripped, then striped body urges gals not to dress as tramps/WorldNetDailyQuestion: What do you think about today's sexualization of Halloween costumes? 1. The costumes are not sexy enough 2. I don't see it, you...

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MONDAY, OCT. 30, 2006

Parting Shot -- 10/30/06

President Bush reaches out to shake hands with supporters after speaking at a campaign rally at Sugar Land regional airport today in Sugar Land, Texas. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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HBO's Best of the Local Blogs -- 10/30/06

Stebbijo spotted this reward poster on the way out of her Coeur d'Alene trailer park en route to sample Bayview Herb's fabulous salad.*3-Fer: Raymond Pert/Kellogg Bloggin' relishes the quiet when he visits his old hometown of Kellogg, but he knows that the town was much...

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Inside Huckleberries -- 10/30/06

*Bob reports that the new Spirit Lake Singles Page is up here. (You snookered me, Hoss.)*Bonner County Clerk Marie Scott e-mails an advisory that the final election results for county commissioner might not be available until noon the day after election. The big write-in vote...

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Local GOP to Media, Others "Pound Sand"

Why are the Republicans being so hush-hush about the VP visit? None of them are returning phone calls. The executive director of the Republican Party of Idaho, Jayson Ronk, hasn't returned calls for days. Julie Chadderdon isn't returning phone calls. Kootenai County Republican Central Committee...

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101: Nos. of Dead Troops in Iraq in October

Complete post hereThe American death toll for October climbed past 100, a grim milestone as a White House envoy turned up unexpectedly in Baghdad on Monday following a rough patch in U.S.-Iraqi ties. At least 81 people were killed across Iraq, including 33 in a...

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Technical Difficulties

DanG reports in this morning that we may be experiencing technical difficulties re: commenters being able to post. As soon as I can locate Blogmeister Ken, I'll ask him to check things out ...

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Question: Will You Welcome Veep Cheney to CDA?

Issue: Tickets available for Cheney visit: Vice president will speak at Cd'A Airport on Thursday/Lucy Dukes, Coeur d'Alene PressJulie Chadderdon: "Within 48 hours, I had 750 tickets and 921 requests for them. My answering machine has been full every night since then."Question: Are you planning...

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WND Poll: Web Hatemonger Wants Assassinations

Issue: Assassinate half of Congress, urges Web-radio hatemonger: 'If you re-elect people who have committed these wrongs against us … then we may have to simply kill them!'/WorldNetDailyQuestion: What do you think of radio host's idea to assassinate half of Congress? 1. He's right! Thank...

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SATURDAY, OCT. 28, 2006

Wild Card/Saturday -- 10/28/06

There's a lot for you to chew on below as we enjoy a last nice day of fall today before cold weather moves in Sunday. But there's always room for a new thread. You can post it with this Wild Card ...

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