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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 18, 2013

Stewart: I Didn't Apologize To Regan 10 

“During our conversation at the CDA Library I chastised you for falsely and publicly characterizing a person's position without doing the due diligence of first talking to that person. You apologized and assured me it would never happen again and yet here you are doing...

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2013

Sis Of Suicide Victim Wants Apology 

Andrew Cain's sister said she doesn't hold the Latah County Sheriff's Office responsible for her brother's suicide on Sunday. Still, she wants an apology from a deputy she claims harassed the 19-year-old Pullman man across the state line using the department's Facebook page. Cain had...

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2013

Adams: I Demand An Apology 69 

Councilman Steve Adams is demanding an apology from Mayor Sandi Bloem and the immediate firing of City Attorney Mike Gridley for an incident that happened after Tuesday night's council meeting. The Coeur d'Alene Presss Online just filed a story. Here's Adams' explanation of the incident:...

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FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2012

Patriotic Song Flap Brings Apology 

Wal-Mart has apologized to a school choir after management at a Florida store refused to allow them to perform "God Bless America" inside the store on Sept. 11. WSVN reports choir director Ana Conner's group of 75 students at Coconut Palm Elementary in Pembroke Pines...

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MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012

Gookin: But I Apologized 31 

Dan Gookin filed this comment in the SR.com online thread under my Huckleberries column (re: Huckleberries: Councilman mighty testy over early news report/DFO): If Oliveria honestly wanted to report about me, he would have discovered that I apologized to Ms. Gabriel less than an hour...

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MONDAY, FEB. 27, 2012

Poll: Obama Wrong To Apologize 

Weekend Poll: A solid majority of Hucks Nation believes President Barack Obama was wrong to apologize to Afghanistan for U.S. military burning of Qurans. 161 of 278 respondents (57.91%) said the president was wrong to apologize to President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan. 108 of 278...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2012

Gingrich: Karzai Owes Us An Apology 

GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said Thursday a U.S. apology to Afghan authorities for burned Qurans on a military base was “astonishing” and undeserved. President Barack Obama formally apologized Thursday after copies of the Muslim holy book were found in the week burned in a...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2012

Is America Apologizing Too Much? 15 

As protests rage across Afghanistan for the third day in response to the burning of Korans at a U.S. military base, some are questioning whether the parade of apologies from the U.S. government may do more harm than good. The latest installment came Thursday, when...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2012

Denney Ap-Hollow-gizes To Caucus 

A subdued House Speaker Lawerence Denney said after a 45-minute closed GOP caucus today that he apologized to the caucus for his handling of the attempted ouster of GOP redistricting Commissioner Dolores Crow. “Most of the comments were very, very supportive,” Denney said. He said...

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MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2012

Denney To Ap-hollow-gize For Misstep 

Rep. Lawerence Denney plans to gather his 57-member Republican caucus this week to make amends for his botched attempt at firing Dolores Crow, a woman he calls “an institution.” “I’ll probably just apologize if I made any of them uncomfortable and explain kind of what...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2012

Reagan Republicans' Ward: 'Sorry' 

Flashback: Local Republicans fight over precinct reduction, and: Cross chastizes Ward for seeking boycott In my last newsletter column I made a couple of major mistakes and I want to admit them and ask my gentle readers for forgiveness. I made an honest stand about...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28, 2011

Times-News Apologizes For Palin Jab 

Original Editorial: $82 million is real money/Twin Falls Times-News In yesterday’s editorial regarding the erroneous payment of unemployment benefits in Idaho, comparisons were made to the rate of errors in Alaska, Oregon and Washington. While Idaho’s percentage of errors was the lowest of the three...

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2011

Madonna Dislikes Hydrangeas 

Sorry, hydrangeas: Madonna’s just not that crazy for you. Just days after a video of the multi-hyphenate dismissing a bouquet of hydrangeas from a fan went viral, a rep has released a statement regarding the floral spurn, which occurred at the Venice Film Festival. (Madonna...

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MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011

Local Doomsday Follower Apologizes

Also: Oft-mocked 'end times' stirred reflection, too/Ted Anthony, AP As reported in the Spokane Examiner, Matt Ivers, of Potlatch, one of the individuals who predicted that the world would end at 6 o'clock Saturday, issued this apology to "Dear Friends" on his Facebook page: I...

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2011

Tribe: Stossel Keeps Up Stereotypes 11 

Marc Stewart, Coeur d'Alene Indian Tribe spokesman (re: "Coeur d'Alene Tribe demands Stossel apology"): The argument that treaties and executive orders happened “so long ago” and there for should be forgotten or that the Indians should just “get over it” and be “assimilated” is sadly...

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TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2011

CdA Tribe Demands Stossel Apology 61 

The Coeur d’Alene Tribe is demanding Fox News employee John Stossel apologize for his on-air remarks regarding Native Americans and why the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs exists. Coeur d’Alene Tribe Chairman Chief Allan sent a letter to Fox News Channel President Roger Ailes...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 4, 2011

Hart: Learned From Hard Knocks 

“It's no secret that I've had a lot of media attention lately because of some of the circumstances involving my life. It's very complicated. … I'm sure most of you have at least some knowledge of what those are. I want to say that if...

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MONDAY, JAN. 17, 2011

** ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND, OCT. 4-5 ** Aryan Nations founder Richard G. Butler, left, displays his new campaign signs, along with Aryan follower Zack Beck, right, outside Butler's home in Hayden, Idaho, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2003. Butler is running for mayor, and Beck for a City Council position, in the small northern Idaho community of 9,000. (Jeff Green / Associated Press)

Former Aryan Apologizes For Misdeeds 10 

Aryan Nations founder Richard G. Butler, left, displays his new campaign signs, along with Aryan follower Zack Beck, right, outside Butler's home in Hayden on Oct. 1, 2003. At the time, Butler was running for mayor, and Beck for a City Council position. Both failed...

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FRIDAY, DEC. 3, 2010

PM: Mayor, Nevada Prez Apologize 

Nevada fans taunt Boise State Broncos defensive tackle Billy Winn (90) after the Broncos lost to the University of Nevada at Mackay Stadium in Reno on Friday, Nov. 26. Now, the Reno mayor and the Nevada president have issued a statement apologizing for the poor...

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WEDNESDAY, AUG. 18, 2010

Dr. Laura Bows Out After N-Word Rant 12 

A week after igniting controversy with racially charged comments on her nationally syndicated radio show, advice guru Laura Schlessinger went on "Larry King Live" Tuesday evening to announce that she plans to leave the program when her contract runs out at the end of the...

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FRIDAY, AUG. 13, 2010

Dr. Laura Apologizes For Using N-word 22 

Talk radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger has issued an apology for saying the N-word several times during an on-air conversation with a caller this week. "I talk every day about doing the right thing. And yesterday, I did the wrong thing," Schlessinger said on her...

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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.