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THURSDAY, MAY 29, 2014

NIC News: Tuition up & a new BB coach 

COEUR d'ALENE - North Idaho College trustees decided Wednesday to balance the college's budget for the next fiscal year by increasing tuition rather than levying more property taxes. The trustees accepted the college administration's proposal to fill a budget shortfall of $352,182 for fiscal year...

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FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2012

Edit: Gookin's Right, It Isn't Fair 10 

Darn it, Dan, you're right. It isn't fair. We're referring to Parental Frustration No. 4,366, Article 119, subsection B. You could look it up. We're paraphrasing here, but this particular fairness doctrine involves difficulty in effectively communicating with college-aged children. In this particular case, Dan...

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Trustee Responds To Gookin Letter 

On Sunday, the Coeur d'Alene Press published a letter to the editor from Councilman Dan Gookin in which Gookin criticized North Idaho College for sending a son's tuition notice via email. Gookin's son apparently didn't open his email and see the bill. In today's Press,...

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TUESDAY, JULY 3, 2012

Christie: Time For Sonny To Grow Up 

Item: Gookin unhappy with North Idaho College email/Coeur d'Alene Press letter to editor NIC Trustee Christie Wood: "Dan, If you are checking in here I certaily agree with your statement of “NIC is a great learning institution.” As for the rest of your concern it...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 1, 2011

PM: UI Tuition Bill Passes 60-5 

The sun was deceiving as Amidy Fuson walked her dogs in 17-degree weather along Centennial Trail in Coeur d'Alene today. (SR photo: Kathy Plonka) Downtown Spokane outage shuts down district court/Spokesman-Review Labrador starts re-election fund-raising w/large share of out-of-state $$$/Reporter Officer in Spokane pedestrian fatal...

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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.