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Updated 13 hours, 38 minutes ago

Sup’s Corner

The 2020 graduation for everyone, everywhere, has been met with uncertainty and sadness. In the Kellogg School D...

Updated 4 days, 10 hours ago
Foreign policy looms large in Senate campaign

If you are a die-hard Republican who puts the word “greatness” in the same sentence with Donald Trump – as many within the GOP do – then you’ll probably appreciate how Idaho Sen. Jim Risch does business as chairm...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
OP: Idaho’s economic rebound hinges on the safety and confidence of consumers and employees

As more and more businesses are opening their doors, many Idahoans have been eager to get out of the house and get back to work.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
There’s only one way to describe today’s election: Historic

I’m writing to you from what we affectionately call the “Bunker.” The Bunker is the base from which, under normal circumstances, we coordinate the massive un...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Time to clean-up the cemetery

Memorial Day is fast approaching, and the city is working hard to have Kellogg Greenwood Cemetery grounds cleaned up with leaf and debris removal, mowing and trimming.

Updated 2 weeks ago
There’s only one way to describe this election: Historic

I’m writing to you from what we affectionately call the “Bunker.” The Bunker is the base from which, under normal circumstances, we coordinate the massive un...

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
HUCKLEBERRIES: Wallace ready for center stage

Oldtimers will remember Turner as the glamorous leading lady of the 1940s and 1950s who played...

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Vote for Rasor!

May 19th, all ballots for this year’s primary election must be marked and mailed in. In these trying times with keeping our social distance, understanding how to vote, and who to vote for is mind-boggling.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Rasor for District 7 Rep!

I’m asking you to consider voting for Cornel Rasor for district 7 representative!

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
A million-dollar question for Democrats

A decade ago, I was entertaining the notion of running for an open seat in the Idaho Legislature and getting a fair share of encouragement in the process. Some of my friends were telling me that I would be an ass...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Kudos to the local nursing home staff! Kudos to the local nursing home staff!

Thanks to unbelievably good attention to detail (and some good luck) on the part of Good Samaritan, Mountain Valley and Pacifica. The Silver Valley appears to continue to dodge huge tragedy and crisis. Seriously,...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Chicken Scratch comics

Updated 4 weeks ago
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Treat both parties equally

Updated 4 weeks ago
Sup’s corner

The first week of May is celebrated as Teacher Appreciation Week. It’s been a time to recognize hard work and dedication to students. It’s different this yea...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Sup's corner

The first week of May is celebrated as Teacher Appreciation Week...