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THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2016

Edit: In search of GOP secret society 11 

In his morning editorial, Opinion Editor Marty Trillhaase of the Lewiston Tribune examines the claim by Idaho GOP conspiratorialists that a secret society exists within the state Republican Party. Marty's conclusion. The claim is more hyperbole than substance.

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Borah Elementary School fifth graders Naomi Fraley, center, Kendell Bentley, right, and Ashlynn Wild, front, help unload food from Second Harvest into the food pantry at Coeur d’Alene Assembly Church on Wednesday. Located near the school, the pantry is open to the public Thursday afternoons offering fresh produce, dairy and meat. (Kathy Plonka / The Spokesman-Review)

CdA alliance to feed hungry kids

An alliance that includes the Coeur d'Alene Assembly Church, Second Harvest and the Coeur d'Alene School District has formed to feed children in a low-income area of Coeur d'Alene. A food pantry at the church will provide fresh produce, dairy products, meat, bread and other grains to needy people. Scott Maben reports on this alliance below.

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Uncle Bob: Who are these guys? 10 

Uncle Bob wonders how many of the individuals supported by the shadowy Kootenai County Republican Concerned Citizens PAC in 2014 moved to migrated to Idaho "to establish an extreme right Utopia devoid of non-Conservative viewpoints." Does it matter to you how long a candidate has lived in Idaho?

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Odom ordered back to Idaho 

Here's SReporter Scott Maben's complete story on the extradition order handed down to suspected shooter Kyle Odom by a Washington, D.C., judge. The U.S. Marshal's Service will handle the job of transporting Odom back to Idaho. Odom is the suspect in the ambush shooting of Pastor Tim Remington of The Altar church.

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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.