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FRIDAY, SEPT. 30, 2011

OpenCDA: Kelso/Brannon File Appeal 11 

Don't look now, but Coeur d'Alene attorney Starr Kelso has filed a brief appealing the 1st District Court decision against his client Jim Brannon in the never-ending 2009 Coeur d'Alene municipal election case. This, according to, the Kelso-Brannon PR wing. Bill McCrory reported on…

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Hoffman: Cities Join 'Nanny State' 17 

For all the complaints about city budgets being stretched to the limit, our local governments here in Idaho are at the forefront of growing the nanny state with as much gusto as the federal government. Examples abound in just the last month. Example one comes…

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Gabriel Replies To Adams' Claim 11 

I received this note from City Administrator Wendy Gabriel moments ago: "This morning, Steve Adams, Coeur d’Alene City Council Candidate, said in a Pachyderm meeting held at Jonsey’s that he requested to attend my individual department head meetings regarding the 2011-12 budget. He said that…

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US-Born Radical Cleric al-Awlaki Killed 

Born and educated in the United States, how did Anwar al-Awlaki, a charismatic Muslim cleric, go from "all-American boy" to a terrorist spokesman and recruiter for al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula? His killing, announced Friday, is seen as a hit against al Qaeda's recruiting…

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AM Headlines -- 9.30.11

Bertha Swan, front left, attends the installation of three dolls at the Visitors Center at the Cataldo Mission in Cataldo Thursday. Swan is the great granddaughter of former Coeur d'Alene Second Chief Peter Wildshoe who was commissioned by The Smithsonian to craft the dolls in…

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CdA Officials Compile AP, IB Data 

Item: Doing their homework: Cd'A school officials compiling IB, AP data/Maureen Dolan, Press More Info: School officials in Coeur d'Alene are working to compile data that will provide a cost analysis and in-depth student performance review of the International Baccalaureate Diploma and Advanced Placement programs.…

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Bomb Threats Bring Charges Vs Juvies

Two juveniles who attend Sadie Halstead Middle School in Newport have been identified as the persons behind two bomb threats at the school.On Thursday September 22 a bomb threat was found by school officials in a bathroom, prompting an evacuation of the school and a…

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Alleged Hate Crimes Lead To Fight 

Item: Alleged racial taunts lead to confrontation/Coeur d'Alene Press More Info: A 24-year-old man was cited for misdemeanor battery Saturday, stemming from a fight the alleged victim told police started from racial taunts. Adam T. Burrington, who was cited for the incident that took place…

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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.