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SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2011

4th Of July Wild Card -- 7.2-4.11 15 

I'll be kicking back with the rest of you for the next 3 days as we celebrate this country's Independence Day. Don't forget to say hi if you see me at the parade. Also, don't forget Bent's BBQ beginning at 3 p.m. on the Fourth…

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Warming Up For Zany Performance

Denny Burt of Burt's Music (far left) leads the front row of the Perfection-Nots during their one and only practice this week for the popular marching bands annual appearance in the Coeur d'Alene Fourth of July Parade. Of course, you won't be able to recognize…

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Perfection-Nots Practice For 4th Parade

Don Sausser & his camera were on hand this week when the popular Perfection Nots staged the group's one & only practice prior to their annual appearance in the Fourth of July Parade. They practice on residential streets near Larry Strobel’s house. Strobel started this…

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Marty: Jeers To Risch For Pulling Rank 10 

JEERS ... to U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho. Risch mistreated a Capitol Hill security officer so severely his behavior caught the eye of The Hill newspaper. That cop stopped the freshman senator "for blowing by the Russell (Senate Office Building) security desk en route to…

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Popkey: McGee Must Give Full Account 

A press release issued by McKay in lieu of making McGee available to reporters had a qualifier on the concussion story: “Sen. McGee has been examined by a respected neurologist who has concluded that as a result of this fall, he likely sustained a concussion…

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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.