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MONDAY, SEPT. 25, 2017

The statue of the Angel Moroni is seen under smoky skies in Idaho Falls, Idaho, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. The heavy smoke that had set in over Idaho Falls from fires across the state has somewhat abated, thanks to the past week’s rainfall and cooler temperatures. (John Roark / AP)

Idaho breathing easier now on fire bills

Although the fire season seemed downright awful, with heavy smoke choking much of the state, Idaho is coming out of it without any pressing bills. Also, Ahlquist goes on tour; and Idaho group raises concerns about Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill; my full Sunday column

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FRIDAY, SEPT. 22, 2017

Otter, state officials wary on health care overhaul 

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter says he had too many concerns about the latest GOP effort to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law to join other Republican governors in a letter backing the bill. Earlier this week, 15 GOP governors sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, writing that they...

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 19, 2017

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