Lake City basketball coach Jim Thacker, is shown in this 2006 SR file photo by Tom Davenport, within days of collecting his his 500th win, against Post Falls. Story here
*Idaho Records/Sherry Adkins, Spokesman-Review
*Snow blankets first day of spring/Thomas Clouse, Spokesman-Review — Winter without end, amen.
*Huckleberries: Sali mailings a waste of our money/D.F. Oliveria, SR Prairie Voice — Congressmen are addicted to their franking privileges, no matter how conservative.
*Local celebrities dance-off for kids: City councilman, TV personalities, others featured in fundraiser for CYT/Sherry Ramsey, SR Prairie Voice
*Sandpoint armory plan regains traction: Idaho National Guard putting off a project to pursue this one/Keith Kinnaird, Bonner County Daily Bee — An area that’s known for good recruitment figures deserves a nice armory.
*‘I just think it’s wrong’: Group gathers on war’s anniversary to protest, urge pullout/Bill Buley, Coeur d’Alene Press — CdA protesters deserve props for making their point peacefully, unlike demonstrators in Portland, Ore.
Question: If the players are supporting Lake City High boys’ basketball coach Jim Thacker … where’s the problem? Seems like he was turning the program around.