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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2015

Homeless Chihuahua Survives Crash 

Two days after his owner was killed in a crash near Hauser, a chihuahua named Uno Solo was found in the mangled wreckage of the van towed to an impound lot. A deputy was following up on the wreck when he found the dog in the 1995 Aerostar. Now Uno Solo needs a home. Anyone out there who might provide one?

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Trib: Idaho Now Deadbeat Heaven 17 

Seems the phrase "Sharia law" now makes Idaho legislators tremble & froth as much as the phrase "federal gummint." Opinion Editor Marty Trillhaase writes of the meltdown caused when state Sen. Sheryl Nuxoll, R-Cottonwood, persuaded 9 members of the House Judiciary & Rules Committee to abandon reason and vote against Idaho's children.

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Pastor: Muslim Threat In Idaho Real 27 

A Christian pastor who was formerly Muslim said he convinced a handful of legislators to table a child support bill, possibly costing Idaho $46 million in federal funding. "I was down there when the bill passed the Senate," said Shahram Hadian, pastor at the Truth...

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Councilwomen To Feel The Heat

Jeff Canfield assists Councilman Kiki Miller with the fitting of firefighter gear Monday at Fire Station No. 3 in Coeur d’Alene. Miller will be attending the Boise FireOps 101 course which will put her in the shoes of a firefighter so she can better understand...

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Press: Special Session Needed 

In an editorial this morning, the Coeur d'Alene Press is asking Gov. Butch Otter to call the Legislature back into special session. You know why -- to fix the mess created by the ideological House Judiciary & Rules Committee in voting 9-8 against the Child Support services bill. Question: Do you think Gov. Otter will do so?

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Rusche: It Wasn't Malek's Fault 

Minority Leader John Rusche, D-Lewiston, discusses the decision by state Rep. Luke Malek, R-Coeur d'Alene, not to buck his party in the floor procedural vote following the House Judiciary & Rules debacle Friday. Quoth John: "Luke worked to try to reverse the dumb committee vote. His [Click and drag to move] House leadership is to blame."

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