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The road to better education starts here

September 14, 2019 at 5:00 am

A quarter of a century is very long time. Unless you’re a road. Or a school. Twenty-five years ago this month Coeur d’Alene got a new one of both. It all began in the early 1990s when the Coeur d’Alene School District announced they were ad...

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Lake CDA: We’re all in this together

September 13, 2019 at 5:00 am

What is a homeland? What is needed to preserve a homeland? Our ancestors have always said water is the lifeblood of everything. Whatever came in or through our homelands with the water, we utilized for the continuation and betterment of our...

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OPINION: TOM GUMPRECHT — Home, sweet, small-town home

September 13, 2019 at 5:00 am

Remarks at 50th Year Class Reunion Coeur d’Alene High School — Aug. 17.The morning before coming over here, I was doing surgery and a young scrub tech asked me, “Doc, what are you up to this weekend?” And I answered, “I am going to Coeur d’...

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Dalton Gardens seeks Fourth Street input

September 07, 2019 at 5:00 am

The Dalton Gardens Fourth Street informational open house is 6-9 p.m. Sept. 10 at Dalton Elementary Gym, 6335 N. Mt. Carrol St., Dalton Gardens.As most of our residents are aware, Dalton Gardens has been immersed in controversy concerning a...

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Idaho strikes out at burdensome red tape … (except for the medically needy)

September 06, 2019 at 5:00 am

(except for the medically needy)

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School board should add a student member

September 04, 2019 at 5:00 am

I am a junior at Coeur d’Alene High School. At the August board meeting for Coeur d’Alene Public Schools, I proposed asking a student member to serve on the school board. I was excited to hear that this idea will be considered by the school...

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Playing five-dimensional chess for Greenland golf courses

September 03, 2019 at 5:00 am

The president’s supporters have often claimed that Trump is playing three-dimensional chess while we mere mortals are only capable of comprehending checkers. I was skeptical of this contention until the reports surfaced that Trump is hot to...

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Her roots begin in New York City

August 31, 2019 at 5:00 am

It is past time for Alice Arambarri and her group to show their family tree. Alice is writing in the Cd’A Press as the “Group Leader Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America.” It is not her fault, but Group Leader makes me think of all t...

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North Idaho Veterans Home: Mission accomplished!

August 30, 2019 at 5:00 am

The recent announcement by Gov. Little that the Idaho Division of Veteran Services has received confirmation that the Veterans Administration has approved a $31 million construction grant for a new 57-bed North Idaho Veterans Home to be bui...

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OPINION: CHUCK MALLOY: Those crazy kids … from 50 years ago

August 28, 2019 at 5:00 am

Things that can be learned by attending a 50-year high school class reunion.For one thing, people sure look a lot older than they did in those yearbook photos. Secondly, I doubt if on graduation day, there was a single person from the class...

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