SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 2007

Extra! UIdaho Student Found Shot to Death

A 21-year-old University of Idaho senior was found shot to death early today in his Moscow apartment.David Robert Boss, a history major and Boise native, was found dead by a roommate about 2 a.m., Moscow police officials said. Boss’ roommate apparently arrived at the apartment...

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APhoto of the Weekend -- 3/31 to 4/1

AP Photo/The Sun, Larry SteagallSavannah Ladd, 12, of Bremerton, Wash., looks up for help as she does push-ups in front of a U.S. Marine Corps recruiter Saturday, March 31, 2007, at the Kitsap Mall in Silverdale, Wash. The mall sponsored the annual Military Appreciation Day...

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OrangeTV: Help Me Compile List of Public Art

Hey y'all - For various reasons, including a possible column, I am trying to compile a list of all the public art in the Cd'A-PF-Hayden-Sandpoint-Etc area. Doesn't necessarily have to be officially sanctioned to qualify for the list (folky and iconic - ie Paul Bunyan...

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FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 2007

Parting Shot: 3/30/07

Chris Peterson/Glacier Geographic, Muse You Can Use"The annual rite of spring in Glacier National Park is when the mountain goats drop down from their lofty perches to the goat lick on the Middle Fork of the Flathead River. They come down to the river not...

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Eye On Boise: Eiguren, Miller to Keep Law Licenses

Boise attorneys Roy Eiguren and L. Edward Miller will keep their licenses to practice law and no longer face charges stemming from their involvement in the University Place saga, the Idaho Business Review reports. The agreement between the attorneys and the Idaho State Bar was...

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Huckleberries' Best of the Local Blogs -- 3/30/07

Family Phil/A Family Runs Through It explains why this image was a horrible sight, indeed, here.*Betsy Russell/Eye On Boise reports that the Idaho House has passed the GARVEE bonding bill 48-17 and adjourned for the session; the bill now goes to the Senate here.*Marianne Love/Slight...

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Inside Huckleberries -- 3/30/07

*A sign on the wall of the Torch Lounge bikini bar today announced that it'll be celebrated its fourth anniversary at its downtown location Saturday. My, how time flies when you're not paying attention....*For those keeping score at home, HBO posted a first this morning...

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An Ode to the 2007 Idaho Legislature

Out on the Moyle highwayYou’ll need no social engineerIt’s a slippery slope where they tax your food And the end of the session is near.There will be no smoking while bowlingBut they’ll try to keep mom at homeHere at the Idaho StatehouseMini-wings will sprout from...

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Sgt. Wood: CPD Blue Taking Over City Animal Control

Captain Steve Childers announced that starting next week the Coeur d’Alene Police Department will be responsible for animal control within the City of Coeur d’Alene. The Police Department has taken measures to streamline and organize animal control services. The Department has purchased a vehicle to...

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Daylight-Saving Time Bug Hits HBO?

It seems HBO and the SR internal blog clock has been hit by that daylight-saving time bug. Posts that are made now are registering an hour earlier. That's my personal analysis. Our techs took care of the problem when daylight-saving time was moved back a...

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Fortier: Butch Knows Bowling

For the rest of the column by Marty Fortier/Coeur d'Alene Press, click here.There are certain things that just go together. Beer and pretzels, hotdogs and baseball, apple pie and vanilla ice cream, T-shirts and jeans, peanut butter and jelly, laptops and Starbucks. You know what...

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007: Today Is Big Day for GARVEE Bond Fiasco

Friday is the big day on GARVEE. What will the Legislature do? Clearly, there is a LOT of buyer's remorse on this thing, as I have long predicted. At best, the Legislature was given negligently rosy figures and projections when Dirk Kempthorne and the GARVEE...

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DanG v. MikeK: Questions for Both Sides

DanG: Just because I question something doesn't imply that I don't like it. We have a right in this country to question things, to ask whether government is providing us with all the services we pay for. While on one hand you encourage me to...

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THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2007

Parting Shot -- 3/29/07

AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, FileContestants are silhouetted as they rehearse for the Miss America Pageant at the Aladdin hotel-casino in Las Vegas in this Jan. 27, 2007, file photo. The Miss America Pageant has been dropped by Country Music Television, leaving the 86-year-old pageant without...

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HBO's Best of the Friends' Blogs -- 3/29/07

Don't look now, but Marmitetoasty/Twaddle and her Fred are raising chameleons here.*Put your hands together for Idawa/Word Forge, who celebrated his first blog-o-versary Wednesday here.*Chris Peterson/Muse You Can Use begins a post about his son, Boy Wonder: "When they tell you your son is autistic,...

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APhoto of the Day (w/tTop Cutlines) -- 3/29/07

Illustration: Thom GeorgeHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., talks to President Bush at the Radio and Television Correspondents Association annual dinner, Wednesday in Washington. You write the cutline.Top Cutlines1. Pelosi: See, you push on this shoulder and he says "stay the course" and push on the...

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Albuquerque PD Tries Fresh Recruiting Approach

This image provided by the Albuquerque Police Department shows the department's ad that will appear on several digital billboards across Albuquerque, N.M. next week. "Running away from your current job? Call APD recruiting," the ad reads, above a photo of Officer Trish Hoffman grabbing the...

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CQ: Moscow D Already Taking Aim @ Sali

For the complete Congressional Quarterly story, click here.You know that the fast-starting 2008 congressional election cycle has begun in earnest when challenger candidates start publicizing their bids for next year’s elections in places not known for hot competition — such as Idaho’s strongly conservative 1st...

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