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TUESDAY, OCT. 4, 2016

Sam defends kayak launch plan 

Deputy City Administrator Sam Taylor responds to McGruber's concerns re: kayak launch near East Tubbs Hill Park. The exchange of comments was launched by Walkabout's letter to HucksOnline questioning the proposed location of a kayak launch.

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 24, 2013

Walkabout Keeps Tubbs Hill In Shape 19 

Our own Walkabout is featured in a story in the next Tubbs Hill Foundation newsletter: On any given day while enjoying a walk on Tubbs Hill you may come upon a woman with a knapsack on her back, a walking stick in one hand, and...

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FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012

Stick: 8000 More Poop Bags To Fill 

Stickman: An anonymous benefactor sent Walkabout another 8,000 dog poop bags again this year. The support she gets from this one person is very admirable and keeps her doing her job, which is keeping Tubbs Hill and the dog park clean. We would never be...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2011

FRIDAY, JULY 16, 2010

W/A: Tubbs Hill Becoming Dump, Toilet 

Walkabout: Those months also bring much less trash. The amount that gets left up on Tubbs is incredible. I picked up so much trash in the last few days I had to take a break. Glass bottles, cans, plastic bottles and cups, diapers, fish in...

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MONDAY, JULY 12, 2010

Walkabout: Booze Galore On Tubbs Hill 

Walkabout: Regarding alcohol in parks: I picked up 6 grocery bags of garbage on Tubbs Saturday, 6 more today. Most of the containers were beer or hard alcohol. I noticed that no where in the signage at the entrances to Tubbs Hill is alcohol prohibited....

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Stickman Wows Ironman Triathletes 

You can do a coupla things with those floating golf balls that bob westward from the Coeur d’Alene Resort’s floating green during spring winds and storms. Keep them. Or make nice gifts of them, with that swell resort logo on one side and the word...

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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.