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MONDAY, AUG. 6, 2007


Bayview Herb Takes Issue w/Spencer's LHD Letter

Item: Lakes Highway District election is important/Larry Spencer, Spencer's TakeI don't normally write about these kinds of elections, but there is some very misleading information going around, in an attempt to vote out two of the three incumbents. I live in Bayview, where Summer and...

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BrodH2O: Getting Over Fear of People

It would take intense psychiatric evaluation to figure the cause of my next phobia - people. And I don't mean people of authority, strangers... I mean EVERYONE. It started when I was in elementary school, and would probably just be considered "shy". But it got...

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APhoto of the Day -- 8/6/07

Frank Hormann/AP PhotoMarlen Uphaus shows an edible snail at a new built snail farm in Gut Scharpitz at the island of Ruegen, northern Germany, today. The snail farm will produce 25,000 snails per year for local restaurants. You write the cutline.Top Cutlines1. For the nature-loving...

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Noon Q: How Was '07 Summer Theatre Season?

Jesse Tinsley/Spokesman-ReviewChris Thompson and Jennifer Dudley portray Petruchio and Kate in the Coeur d'Alene Summer Theatre production of " Kiss Me Kate," which opened Saturday at North Idaho College's Schuler Auditorium.Question: In terms of letter grades, how would you rate this season's overall performances ("Thoroughly...

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Huckleberries Best of Idaho -- 8/6/07

David J. Phillip/AP Photo Space shuttle Endeavour Mission Specialist Barbara Morgan, left, smiles as he sits with fellow Mission Specialist Benjamin Drew Jr., right, during an STS-118 crew news conference Wednesday in July in Houston. Endeavor is scheduled to liftoff next month on an 11-day...

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Online Poll: Ever Been to Graceland?

Managers of Elvis Presley’s home, Graceland, are planning a $250 million overhaul – with a new visitors center, a convention hotel and high-tech museum displays. Have you ever been to Graceland? -- Idaho Statesman. *Yes, once*Yes, many times*No, but I want to*No, not interested*OtherDFO: Other...

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Spencer v. Sweet Herb: Lakes Highway Elections

re: Our Mr. Spencer circulated a letter to Lakes Highway District voters over the weekend, in which he endorsed Monty Montgomery and Marv Lekstrum over the current challengers. The beginning of the letter is below.Did you know that the starting wage of a rroad crew...

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