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SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2011



Dead Hunter Had Family In Boundary 49 

A grizzly bear wounded by a hunter later attacked and killed the hunter’s partner Friday after the two men tracked the animal in a remote area along the Idaho-Montana boarder, authorities said. The dead hunter was identified by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s office as Steve…

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A P-51 Mustang airplane crashes into the edge of the grandstands at the Reno Air show on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 in Reno Nevada. The World War II-era fighter plane flown by a veteran Hollywood stunt pilot Jimmy Leeward plunged Friday into the edge of the grandstands during the popular air race creating a horrific scene strewn with smoking debris. (Ward Howes / Associated Press)

3 Die, 56 Injured In Reno Air Show Crash

A P-51 Mustang airplane crashes into the edge of the grandstands at the Reno Air show on Friday in Reno, Nev. The World War II-era fighter plane flown by a veteran Hollywood stunt pilot Jimmy Leeward plunged Friday into the edge of the grandstands during…

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Spokane Couple Witnesses Reno Crash 

Jenifer Passmore and her husband, Christopher, have visited the Reno Air Races eight times since 1994. They take vacations from their jobs – she works for The Spokesman-Review’s prepress department, he’s a civilian working at Fairchild Air Force Base – and thrill at watching vintage…

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Bruning: McEuen, Ed Corridor Vital 

Item: Bruning seeks re-election to council/Tom Hasslinger, Coeur d'Alene Press More Info: It's his first attempt to retain the seat he won four years ago, and the 66-year-old retired U.S. Forest Service contract administrator said it's important the city maintain its progressive vision as it…

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Rammell Faces Misdemeanor Not Felony

Former gubernatorial and congressional candidate Rex F. Rammell is scheduled to appear in Magistrate Court here Sept. 27 on a misdemeanor charge of battery involving an altercation with another man a week ago. An earlier story in the Lewiston Tribune presumptively indicated Rammell was facing…

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Toledo wide receiver Eric Page, center, is tackled by Boise State linebacker Byron Hout, left, and cornerback Jerrell Gavins, right, in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Toledo, Ohio, Friday, Sept. 16, 2011. (Rick Osentoski / Fr170444 Ap)

Boise State Throttles Toledo 40-15 

Toledo wide receiver Eric Page, center, is tackled by Boise State linebacker (and former Lake City Timberwolf) Byron Hout, left, and cornerback Jerrell Gavins, right, in the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Toledo, Ohio, Friday. Visiting No. 4-ranked Boise State throttled…

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God, Bible Buoyed Captivity Survivor 

2nd of two parts 1st part: Libya revolution snags Coeur d'Alene man At the prison in Tripoli, as July stretched into August, Richard Peters’ captors were growing aggravated. He said he found it easy to resist their efforts to get him to say he was…

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