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  1. Treefort Music Festival brings in people from across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KNIN-TV Boise

    With over 400 bands playing in venues across downtown Boise, Idaho On Your Side hit the streets to find out exactly who came to the City of Trees for the biggest music festival in Idaho.

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  2. Uber bill highlights conflict between Boise and stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... regulations & operate legally anywhere in the state. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1ChGrWK The Idaho House has approved a plan to let the ridesharing company Uber sidestep local city ordinances and operate the way it wants in ...

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  3. Idaho instant horse racing ban awaits Otter's signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Idaho instant horse racing ban awaits Otter's signature A bill that would ban profitable instant horse racing machines is now on the governor's desk. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1bDdKLh John Sheldon, President of Treasure Valley Racing, which operates Les Bois Park, said live racing was losing more than a million dollars a year and the historic racing games have saved the track.

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  4. Committee boosts Idaho schools budget by 7.4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Legislative budget writers are matching Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's request to restore public education money slashed during the economic downturn by adding roughly $101 million to the Idaho schools budget. The Joint Finance Appropriations Committee approved increasing the schools budget by 7.4 percent on Friday.

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  5. Lawmakers Move Forward To Eliminate Grocery Tax And Lower Taxes On The RichRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KMVT Twin Falls

    A three-part tax bill that would eliminate the grocery sales tax and lower income taxes on top earners has passed an Idaho House panel. The bill by House Republican leadership would also include a 7-cent fuel tax increase, which would raise $65 million per year to address Idaho's transportation funding shortfall.

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  6. City of Boise Shelves Proposed Uber Rules; Forwards All Questions, Concerns to StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Boise Weekly

    The City of Boise issued a statement Friday regarding its ongoing tug-of-war with Uber that said, in effect, if anything goes wrong with Uber, "don't coming crying to us." In fact, the statement refers all questions and concerns regarding the operation of the app-driven ride share service should henceforth be directed to the State of Idaho.

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  7. IFF Backs Income, Grocery Tax PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    A proposal in the Idaho House of Representatives would do great things for Idaho's economy and workers. House Bill 311 would get rid of the state's silly system of taxing groceries.

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  8. Woman pleads guilty to receiving dead mom's Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KNIN-TV Boise

    An eastern Idaho woman who cashed $30,000 of her deceased mother's monthly Social Security checks has pleaded guilty to theft of government funds. Authorities announced Thursday that 55-year-old Wendy K. Banks of Idaho Falls made the plea in U.S. District Court.

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  9. Idaho Rep. Paul Shepherd's Awkward Invitation, His Website...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Boise Weekly

    Riggins Republican Rep. Paul Shepherd is being asked to sit down with members of the LGBT community to discuss the issue of being gay, lesbian, bisexual and/or transgender in Idaho. In fact, members of Better Idaho hand-delivered an invitation to Shepherd at the Idaho Statehouse on Thursday.

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  10. Idaho eyes more foreign investment to boost its economy and profileRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | McClatchy

    Idaho economic delegation members, left to right, Ken Edmunds, director of the Idaho Department of Labor, and Deborah Nelson, an attorney with Givens Pursley LLP, in Boise, talk with Michael Gould, president of Washington Research and Analysis LLC in Washington, D.C., who represents businesses in east Asia, at the Idaho booth during the 2015 SelectUSA Investment Summit. Announced a $40 million expansion of its plant in Nampa in 2012 to more than quadruple its production of mozzarella cheese.

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  11. More Than 4 Out Of 10 Farmworkers In These Three States Are UndocumentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | ThinkProgress

    Nearly half of all farmworkers in New Jersey, Washington State, and Idaho are undocumented, a new Pew Research Center study found. Culled from 2012 government data, the state-by-state breakdown provides a glimpse into labor trends among undocumented workers, who are mostly concentrated in the low-skilled service, production and construction occupations.

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  12. Rockies Today, March 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Missoula Independent Online

    ... BLM puts 250,000-acre sagebrush project in Idaho on hold Scoping meetings won't be held as scheduled on March 30 and March 31 on ...

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  13. Replanting Blackwell IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Environmental Science course participated in the event. Volunteers from Kootenai County Master Gardeners, the Idaho Native Plant Society, The Lands Council, and the University of Idaho's "Confluence Project" also worked with the students. The BLM ...

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  14. Idaho's Horse Racing Machine Law May Be RepealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KMVT Twin Falls

    The state House voted Thursday to repeal a law allowing roughly 200 slot-like betting machines in Idaho and sent the measure to the governor even though the state's faltering horse racing industry says the bill would put it out of business. House lawmakers voted 49-21 to repeal the 2013 law approving the horse racing machines.

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  15. Mountain Express: Reality TV Star Suing Sun Valley Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Boise Weekly

    Jenni Pulos-Nassos, the star of Bravo's Flipping Out , is flipping out at the Sun Valley Resort over what she says were injuries she suffered during a 2014 wagon ride, and sued the company for a quarter-of-a-million dollars. This morning's Idaho Mountain Express reports that Pulos-Nassos was vacationing with her her family in January 2014 when she, her husband, daughter and sister boarded a horse-drawn wagon ride from Trail Creek Cabin back to the Sun Valley Lodge.

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  16. Idaho suspends wolf center license for touching animalsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | KSL-TV

    State officials have suspended an Idaho wildlife company license, arguing that the center's interactive experience with wolves violates a 2012 agreement by letting the public touch the animals. The Bonner County Daily Bee reports that the Idaho Department of Fish and Game notified Wolf People of the suspension in February, and Wolf People challenged the suspension in a court filing Thursday.

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  17. House GOP leaders' sweeping tax bill clears Rev & Tax on party-line voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... hearing that included objections to the bill from Catholic Charities, the Interfaith Roundtable Against Hunger and the Idaho Public Employees Association; support for it from the Idaho Freedom Foundation and the Gem State Patriot; and concerns ...

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  18. JFAC votes to allocate funds for firefighting costs, 27th payroll,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... House Appropriations Vice-Chair Rep. Marc Gibbs' proposal to transfer another $500,000 from the general fund to the Idaho Water Resources Board for aquifer recharge costs next year. That motion passed on a divided, 12-8 vote, with six Republicans ...

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  19. Filmmakers of movie "Bravo" attend showing on LCSC campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    A movie made by two Boise residents will play all over the state of Idaho as a way to welcome back Vietnam veterans. Reporter Sophia Miraglio learns how this film captures an important part of our history and what the showing will benefit.

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  20. Apartment building fire in KelloggRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the area and can safely take a picture, please send it to newstips@khq.com or post it on our Facebook page. KELLOGG, Idaho -KHQ has a crew heading to the town of Kellogg, where firefighters from District #2 are on scene of an old apartment building ...

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