Thursday, June 17, 2021


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Updated 6 days, 6 hours ago

Partisanship puts up roadblock to progress

During his heyday as governor, Cecil Andrus – a Democrat – had an uncanny way of appealing to even the most part...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
McGeachin has critics where she wants them

If you are just tuning in, she issued an executive order prohibiting governmental mask mandates in Idaho while Gov. Brad Little was out of the state, attendi...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Big name, small town

One hundred and seventy five years ago this week, James Frederick Wardner was born on May 19, 1846 and proceeded to live anything but a dull and idle life. J...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
McGeachin seeks end to leftist brainwashing

A lieutenant governor in Idaho has two basic constitutional functions – to preside over the Senate when the Legislature is in session and to serve as acting ...

Updated 2 months ago
Tired of liberal politics? Move to Idaho

Elsa Owsley, a Coeur d’Alene real estate agent, has a long list of selling points for prospective out-of-state buyers thinking about moving to the Gem State.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Crapo backs COVID relief, not pork

daho Sen. Mike Crapo hopes that at least a couple of Democrats will want to take a second look at the $1.9 trillion COVID relief package that is heading to t...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Tooth talk

As discussed previously, our knowledge of the connections between mouth diseases and their relationship with other diseases of the body have never been more ...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Idaho GOP focus moves beyond Trump

Although the GOP continues to be the party of Donald Trump, at least one prominent Idaho Republican has put the former president in his rearview mirror.

Updated 4 months ago
Nampa lawmaker says COVID orders defy logic

Rep. Brent Crane of Nampa has spent much of his 15 years in the Legislature promoting lower taxes, less government and abortion restrictions – the kind of ca...

Updated 4 months ago
Tooth Talk

Many of the ill effects of poor oral health are obvious.

Updated 4 months, 1 week ago
Luke Malek wants McGeachin’s job

Former Republican Rep. Luke Malek of Coeur d’Alene is running for lieutenant governor next year, but what remains to be seen is who he runs against and how c...

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Sen. Carl Crabtree's weekly newsletter

This week we spent much of our time working on education related issues.

Updated 4 months, 2 weeks ago
New majority means new roles for senators

Jim Risch made it a point not to publicly air his disagreements with the president on global issues.

Updated 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Little says ‘enough’ with the nonsense

Pop quiz: How many legislators does it take to change a light bulb?

Updated 6 months ago
Sup's Corner

Along with them, our first line of defense, bus drivers and transportation workers, have changed plans at a moment’s notice.