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THURSDAY, AUG. 4, 2011

Study: Healthy Eating Costs More 

A healthy diet is expensive and could make it difficult for Americans to meet new U.S. nutritional guidelines, according to a study published today that says the government should do more to help consumers eat healthier. An update of what used to be known as…

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Art On The Green Ready For Year 43 

Art on the Green, Coeur d’Alene’s huge outdoor art party, will fill the grounds of North Idaho College this weekend with color, with music (from two stages) and with swordplay. Swordplay? Yes, members of the Coeur d’Escrime fencing club will again roam the grounds and…

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AM: Copper King's Family Visits Butte 

Dolores Cooney, left, of the World Museum of Mining, leads Claire Dubeau, at right, and her daughter, Anastasia, center, on a tour of the museum grounds in Butte, Mont., this week. Dubeau is the great-great-granddaughter of Butte Copper King W.A. Clark. This is the first…

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Are GOP Mappers Purging Moderates? 

Pitting all eight Republican senators who opposed public schools chief Tom Luna’s education reforms against incumbents is the talk of the Statehouse this week. “We feel like we have targets on our backs,” said one of the Endangered Eight, who was spooked enough by the…

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Clark: A Showdown With Da Vinci

Well. Well. Look at the Big Brain on Leonardo. Just got back from Spokane’s Museum of Arts and Culture, where I spent time marveling at the many works of Leonardo da Vinci. I’ve been hoping to catch this exciting exhibit ever since it blew into…

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No Vote Yet On Gozzer Condos 

Item: Gozzer hearing continued: No vote yet by county commission on resort project/David Cole, CdA Press More Info: Many opposed the project because they don't believe it fits with the existing residential structures in Squaw Bay, now officially called Neachen Bay. Others believe Discovery's planned…

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County Proposes BNSF Conditions

Item: County proposes BNSF conditions: Railroad stalled previous proposals with lawsuit/Alecia Warren, CdA Press More Info: Kootenai County is attempting again to improve safety conditions at a train refueling station above the region's drinking water source. The county commissioners are proposing new amendments to the…

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Huckleberries Online

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.