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Pleasant and peril converge without H2O

October 12, 2019 at 5:00 am

We have a pleasant view but many of us donít have the extra water to wash the windows.The Pleasant View Neighborhood Association was formed almost a year ago. We are a nonprofit 503 (c) association registered with the state of Idaho. We are...

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OPINION: SEN. MARY SOUZA ó Truth and transparency

October 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

It is sad to see an angry retired blogger pen an attack column repainting the past with glorious colors, while ignoring the severe lack of governmental transparency which infected our city at that time. Those in positions of power, and the ...

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OPINION: Success of CdíA projects proves naysayers wrong

October 09, 2019 at 5:00 am

The pounding of hammers and buzz of power saws greet visitors outside the Coeur díAlene library.Across the way, workers of Ginno Construction are framing the future, seven-story Seven27 Luxury Condos. The condominiums will sell out for $675...

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OPINION: UYLESS BLACK ó Irresponsible lawmakers and an irresponsible law

October 04, 2019 at 5:00 am

The Coeur díAlene Press published two articles about the Idaho State Legislature passing H.B. 194 (Sept. 25 and 26). Without providing associated funding, which could be considerable, the lawmakers decreed that publicly funded libraries in ...

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Communist Party ambition has no boundaries

October 03, 2019 at 5:00 am

Part three of three Chinaís aggressiveness is destabilizing what passes for todayís world order, but Communist Party leaders fear their own overthrow more than they do foreign conflicts. In fact, since a virulent pro-Communist Party xenoph...

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Dystopia in the East

October 02, 2019 at 5:00 am

Second of three partsIn their fear and weakness, the Communist Party is becoming desperate to rally their people in a national cause and gather everyday Chinese around the Communist Party banner. All schools, media, and popular culture have...

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Dystopia in the East

October 01, 2019 at 5:00 am

The first of three parts Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Communist victory in the Chinese Civil War. Xi Jinping and the Chinese Communist Party plan a day of celebration.As they do, millions in Hong Kong await a new and greater Tian...

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Sales taxes: Donít tread on me

September 28, 2019 at 5:00 am

Iíd like to address some unfair sales tax practices.Everyone pays sales tax on items they buy retail in Idaho. They may not notice anything unusual about paying sales tax on propane, wood pellets and labor, all of which are tax-exempt.Idaho...

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Beware of for-profit mental hospitals

September 27, 2019 at 5:00 am

I recently attended a meeting of 15 to 20 homeowners in the Avondale area to discuss what could be called the invasion of for-profit residential mental hospitals. Three of these businesses are located in walking distance of each other. Thes...

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Riding the road to bike safety ó together

September 21, 2019 at 5:00 am

I am concerned about Douglas Rivardís sentiment in a letter to the editor on Aug. 14. I grew up in Kootenai County. On bikes. I used to ride my 10 speed to Bryan Elementary from Thomas Lane and occasionally stopped by the Ninth Street bike ...

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