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Fri., July 12, 2013, 1:33 p.m.

Teton High Mascot Remains Redskins

Eastern Idaho’s Teton High School will remain the Redskins, for now. After an emotional and one-sided public hearing this week, Superintendent Monte Woolstenhulme said he will put the name change on hold, to allow the public to have more of a say on the idea. Woolstenhulme moved to change the school nickname last month, but backed off and agreed to hold a public hearing. That hearing was held Monday. Over more than 3 ½ hours, the School Board heard from 67 people; 62 supported keeping the nickname. (Here’s more coverage from the hearing, from the Teton Valley News.)/Kevin Richert, The EDge. More here.

Question: What was your high school mascot? Moi? Gridley Bulldogs.




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D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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