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Eye On Boise archive for Aug. 11, 2010

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 11, 2010

Utah firm wants to buy Tamarack Resort 

A Salt Lake City real estate investment company that's had issues of its own over an eastern Idaho real estate development says it's put in an offer to buy the bankrupt Tamarack Resort, the AP reports. Pelorus Group owner JT Bramlette told the AP he…

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Minnick to help Baker's widow attend burial 

Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — U.S. Rep. Walt Minnick is donating his frequent flyer miles to the widow of Medal of Honor recipient Vernon Baker so she can attend his burial at Arlington National Cemetery. Baker, who belatedly…

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Labrador confident despite Minnick boosts 

Despite high-profile boosts for incumbent Rep. Walt Minnick in the past week, from an Associated General Contractors endorsement to being the first Democrat since 2006 named a "Taxpayer Hero" by the Citizens Against Government Waste, Minnick's underfunded GOP challenger, Raul Labrador, is confident. "It's a…

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