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FRIDAY, JAN. 27, 2017

THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017

THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 8:52 A.M.

Moscow group to support Idaho minimum wage increase

The League of Women Voters of Moscow will recommend that its statewide organization lobby Idaho legislators to raise the state’s minimum wage. Throughout the state, local leagues are discussing a study conducted by the LWV of Idaho about Idaho’s minimum wage, and each will forward a consensus opinion back to the state organization with the intent of formulating a unified position to be presented to state legislators during the current session.

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017

UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 9:45 P.M.

Stranded horse in rural Idaho rescued with helicopter

One of two horses found stranded in rural central Idaho was rescued with the help of a group of volunteers and a helicopter. Volunteers with Idaho Horse Rescue on Tuesday flew in to a remote Valley County mountain to rescue the horse, KTVB-TV and Rich Landers of The Spokesman-Review reported Wednesday.

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 2:16 A.M.

Huckleberries: Even a coyote on the runway couldn’t dim Hayden Lake woman’s high from D.C. march

Shirley Stafford Thagard, of Hayden Lake, was thinking happy thoughts of the show of force, with 500,000 of her closest friends, at the Women's March in Washington, D.C., as her plane approached Denver Monday. Then, the pilot pulled up from the runway and ascended again. He performed a 15-minute circle before successfully landing on a second try. Shirley found out why the pilot had performed the odd maneuver as she de-planed.

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