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The lighter side for our veterans

November 11, 2018 at 5:00 am

Veterans Day is here again. It’s a day to honor those who have served and suffered. But there is a lighter side in serving, and I choose to address this here for it will bring a much-appreciated smile from those who went through this journe...

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This killer was a victim, too

November 10, 2018 at 5:00 am

Call it a tragic coincidence of timing.Another one.Or describe it as a wake-up call.Another one.Whatever explanation you choose, the facts won’t go away: Less than a week before Veterans Day, 28-year-old Ian David Long — a Marine vet who wa...

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Perspective after the election

November 10, 2018 at 5:00 am

When I relocated to Idaho more than two years ago I was surprised to see the total dominance by one party, the Republican Party, even though there are two main parties and a couple of lesser parties. The 2018 election was my first opportun...

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Everyone can afford this gift

November 10, 2018 at 5:00 am

A true gift … the gift of timeIt seems so simple, the gift of “time.” Everyone can afford this gift and most people see the gift of time as a positive one that is not likely to be returned. No matter what your age, gender, religious beliefs...

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Election detection: Women ascend

November 09, 2018 at 5:00 am

Can’t speak for you, but Tuesday’s elections are still all tangled up in my head.Note that I said elections, plural, because here in a state so red you have to view it through solar eclipse glasses, there really were two voting exercises.Th...

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The value of local elections

November 09, 2018 at 5:00 am

As we headed to the polls this week I was reminded of a local election 25 years ago that set the stage for many of the improvements we see in Coeur d’Alene today. With all the growth that continues to challenge our area’s leaders, it’s not ...

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OPINION: CORY JANE ENGLISH — A Democrat’s message to Republican friends

November 09, 2018 at 5:00 am

I have just completed my first personal foray into the political process and did so as a Democrat in Coeur d’Alene. It was an eye-opening experience in some ways, most particularly in how very isolating it can be to be known as Democrat in ...

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Research: Veterans: Views of a soldier

November 08, 2018 at 5:00 am

While veterans of all generations have a positive view of their military service, only one-in-five feels the government treats them well; less than half say they get the medical and support benefits they were promised. These are some of the...

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Opinion: Prop 2, Schroeder race don’t add up

November 08, 2018 at 5:00 am

Are Idaho ballots written in a foreign language?See, I’m trying to figure out some of the odder decisions made by our state’s voters.I don’t understand how you can be running on a winning issue, something embraced by a huge statewide majori...

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Consumer advice: Hackers are cracking your email, people

November 08, 2018 at 5:00 am

EDITOR’S NOTE: Consumer advocate Bill Brooks continues to recover from surgery after fracturing a bone in his leg. He’d like to let his readers know that this column is in great hands with Terri Dickerson, and he expects to be up and runnin...

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