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TUESDAY, FEB. 15, 2011

Henry: Losing Money Las Vegas Way 

Last weekend I went with a group of friends to see one of Cher's final performances at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Cher is, regardless of what one may think of her music, an amazing performer. The production values of her concert were the best...

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Ex-Franklin's Hoagies Owner, 67, Dies 

Larry L. Anderson, 67, of Hayden, former owner of Franklin's Hoagies on 4th Street/CdA died Monday. He was born March 2, 1943, in Vancouver, Wash., to Noel and Alberta (Campbell) Anderson. The family moved to Coeur d'Alene in 1978. Larry started Larry's 5 Cent Coffee...

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AM: Church Offers Free Weddings 

Theresa and Mark Eskridge took advantage of the free services offered at First Christian Church in Coeur d'Alene on Monday and renewed their wedding vows. The couple will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary in March. Becky Kramer's SR story here. (SR photo: Kathy Plonka) Idaho...

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Bill Hall: He's The Saint Who Shuns TV 10 

When I hear someone boasting that "I never watch television," as I did the other day, I always want to ask a few cheeky questions: Have you also forsaken electric lights? Do you use indoor plumbing? How long does it take you to drive your...

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Kos: Idaho Solons Deaf To Fed Law 11 

Despite the testimony from Idaho's (Republican) attorney general that a proposed law nullifying the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional, the House State Affairs Committee voted 14-5 last week to approve the bill. One Republican lawmaker (Eric Anderson, R-Priest River, pictured) on the committee joined with...

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Developer John Stone Steps Down

Item: Stone steps down: SRM Development, LLC announces his departure/Coeur d'Alene Press More Info: After 37 years in the development business, John Stone wants time to play a little more golf, maybe visit Hawaii, too. The man behind the Riverstone project in Coeur d'Alene has...

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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.