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MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2006

HBO's Best of the Local Blogs -- 3/20/06

Coeur d'Alene Lake used to be the home of the Diamond Cup Hydroplane Race. Yeah, old-timers may tell you that it was nothing but trouble, but I found it tremendously exciting. This is the program from 1964. At that time, President Johnson had been in...

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"Pregnant Woman" Robs Bank of America

"Coeur d’Alene police officers and local FBI responded to the Bank of America for the report of a robbery. Tellers inside of the bank related that the female suspect came into the bank and stayed for a while talking to one of the tellers. The...

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Huckleberries Best of the Northwest -- 3/20/06

Iraq war protestors march through liberal Portland on the Iraq war's third anniversary. Meanwhile David Reinhart/Oregonian wonders if the "anti-war left who sally forth at every bit of bad news seem to want Iraq to fail?" here. (AP Photo/Don Ryan) Eye On Boise: Idaho Supreme...

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Beware: Incoming Spam Today

Since we've abandoned the three-letter approach to spam control, the spamming has picked up, particularly overnight. HBO is manually handling spam today. Not a good process. It's easy to delete this garbage, but I might not get to it as fast as it appears. So,...

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Quick Fix 6 -- 3/20/06

1. APhoto Fix: Andrea Yates, center, who's admitted drowning her five children in a bathtub at the family home, leaves the Harris County Criminal Justice Center with her attorney George Parnham, left, earlier today. A judge delayed Yates' capital murder retrial for the 2001 drowning...

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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.