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Air Quality Board We can probably all agree that we want clean air to breathe. How we achieve this worthy goal is subject to some difference of opinion, however. On November 12, the …Continue reading →

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ACHD Commissioner Sara Baker Has a Different Take Today, I received a letter from Ada County Highway District Commissioner Sara Baker that distances her from the letter I recently received from the ACHD Commission. Click here to see …Continue reading →

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Shining Light on Wasteful Spending Invokes Reaction In my October 29 piece, “Say It Ain’t So, ACHD!” I accurately reported what took place at an October 21 meeting of the Valley Regional Transit’s Performance and Planning Committee …Continue reading →

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Lotsa Luck It’s going to take a little more luck and a lot more action to get the situation at Idaho Downs (formerly known as Les Bois Park) resolved. Yesterday, I attended …Continue reading →

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Turning the Tables on the Media Shortly before noon today, I headed over to the U.S. Bank building where members of the Idaho Press Club were meeting. Idaho Senator Dean Cameron, Representative Scott Bedke and former …Continue reading →

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Honoring Our Veterans Although I have ridden in a downtown Boise parade in the Boise Tour Train (the old tourist attraction, not the $65 million in-ground-track boondoggle) it was different being in my …Continue reading →

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Hometown Heroes – Take Two A couple of Ada County’s finest – Ada County Sheriff’s Deputy Carl Olson and Sergeant Joe Wright – both ran into a burning building in order to save the man …Continue reading →