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  1. GOP Guvs Attack 'Politician' BalukoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    Balukoff, a longtime Idahoan and Boise businessman, has served 17 years as an unpaid elected member of the Boise School Board, but other than that has never held political office. He's running against GOP Gov. Butch Otter, who has held public office since the '70s and is one of Idaho's longest-serving politicians.

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  2. Stanley Consultants opens Boise officeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | CE News

    Stanley Consultants opened a new office in Boise, Idaho, at 5983 West State Street, Suite C. The office provides local consulting engineering services in transportation, infrastructure, and construction services and is supported by its nearby Salt Lake City office and the engineering firm's full spectrum of services. Stanley Consultants is a global consulting engineering firm that provides planning, environmental, program management, engineering, and construction services worldwide.

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  3. Guest column: Do your homeworkRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Post Register

    Over the past several years, healthcare and health insurance have gained attention as families across Idaho navigate the new waters of the Affordable Care Act and an exchange-based marketplace. This fall, many people will renew their focus on healthcare coverage and the 2015 open enrollment period when people can again shop for insurance plans.

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  4. Republican Governors Association launches attack ad against Balukoff, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Republican Governors Association has launched an attack ad against A.J. Balukoff, Democratic candidate for governor of Idaho, calling him "a typical politician" who wants to raise taxes and "a perfect fit for California, wrong for Idaho." Balukoff, a longtime Idahoan and Boise businessman, has served 17 years as an unpaid elected member of the Boise School Board, but other than that has never held political office.

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  5. Historical PerspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Boise Weekly

    Dustin Fink and Rifka Helton stand outside the Glenns Ferry Historical Museum, which has not been heated since the 1960s. Placed on the National Historic Register in 1967, our old schoolhouse now has had 7 of 8 classrooms renovated over the last few years.

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  6. Mike Masterson: The Exit InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Boise Weekly

    Chief Masterson has towed a cautious line with using military surplus equipment in the Boise Police Department, calling it "defensive" in nature. S econd-guessing Mike Masterson is a fool's errand.

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  7. House editorial: Weary of the warRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Post Register

    President Obama may not ask Congress for authorization to expand the conflict in the Middle East. He is working off a constitutionally weak supposition that congressional approval to attack Iraq 11 years ago gives him carte blanche today.

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  8. "Wide stance" defense costs Idaho's ex-Sen. Craig $242,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, was arrested in 2007 on suspicion of lewd conduct in an undercover police sting in a men's room at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

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  9. Politico: Otter-Balukoff Race In PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    Politico, a national political news magazine and web site says the Idaho race for governor is in play . Polls have shown Gov. Butch Otter up earlier this month by as much as 18 points over Boise businessman and philanthropist A.J. Balukoff.

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  10. Former Sen. Craig ordered to pay for misused fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | KBCI CBS 2

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday that Craig illegally converted campaign money for personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  11. Craig Ordered To Pay Nearly $242KRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses incurred after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday in Washington, D.C. that Craig illegally converted campaign money as personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  12. Former Sen. Craig fined for tapping campaign funds for sex-sting defense - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses incurred after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex sting. U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled Tuesday in Washington, D.C. that Craig illegally converted campaign money as personal expenses while attempting to withdraw his guilty plea to one count of disorderly conduct.

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  13. Rain proves long road for Yellowstone Ave. construction projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Local NEWS 8

    There's good news on the horizon for drivers in Pocatello who are dealing with the Yellowstone Ave. construction project, which is now weeks past the expected finish date. The Idaho Transportation Department said the Utah-based contracting company Jack B. Parson is expected to finish the project by mid-October.

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  14. Idaho legal fees for federal land takeover $61,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | HeraldNet

    Idaho's bill for outside legal work to find a way take over federal public lands is up to about $61,000. Documents obtained by The Spokesman-Review in a story Tuesday show Holland & Hart charged about $20,000 for work from April to August.

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  15. Where are the women?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Post Register

    Idaho one of only 14 states in the nation that can still claim that dubious distinction, including Utah , Nevada and Colorado, according to the Center for American Women and Politics. "Gender bias has greatly shadowed electoral politics in America," said David Adler, director of the Andrus Center for Public Policy.

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  16. Bill for Idaho federal land legal fees up to $61,375 - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    The bill for outside legal fees in Idaho's long-shot attempt to take over federal land within the state has now swelled to $61,375, according to documents obtained by The Spokesman-Review under the Idaho Public Records Act. The law firm Holland & Hart has submitted invoices to the Legislature for work from April to August totaling $19,613; that's on top of the $41,762 the firm already had been paid before then.

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  17. Car accident claims life of Kooskia resident John WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    A Kooskia man is dead from a car accident near Lucille. Idaho State Police report 77-year old John Wilson was northbound on Highway-95 Sunday morning just before nine when he crossed over the center-line, went off the left shoulder, then down an embankment and into the Salmon River.

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  18. Idaho Wouldn't Secede EitherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    The people of Scotland last week took only 15 hours to answer the same question over which Americans spent four years killing each other. Scotland will remain in the United Kingdom, a decision made by 55 percent of the nation's voting public.

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  19. Republicans have big fundraising advantageRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Post Register

    Democrats and Constitution Party candidates have big fundraising gaps to overcome if they want to compete with Republicans in eastern Idaho races this year. In local contested races, Republicans have out-raised Democrats almost nine-to-one so far, giving them a big advantage as the general election's ad buying season approaches.

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  20. View scheduleRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    OUTDOOR IDAHO explores the beauty, the drama, and the science of nature, while examining the significant environmental and resource issues facing the west. Cameras follow Idahoans who continue their outdoor activities long after many people have called it quits.

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