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Opinion: See you in the Sports section

January 12, 2019 at 5:00 am

Sometimes you have to leave a job.I’m not sure if you’d call this lucky or unlucky, but once in a while a situation comes along where you’re truly sad to go — and yet excited about the destination.That’s the case for me as we visit today.Th...

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Plowing through a problem in Post Falls

January 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

Snow removal in Post Falls is a joke and here’s why. My husband is originally from a small town back east that is 44 square miles in size and they plowed every street any time accumulation was 2 or more inches because doing this managed the...

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Opinion: Fact and fiction on skills gap

January 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

There was a thing called the “skills gap.”Maybe you heard about it.Most American economists and major companies throughout the country believed that the “skills gap” caused high unemployment in 2011 and 2012, as we emerged from that terribl...

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OPINION — CHUCK MALLOY: No ‘learning curve’ for this governor; he’s ready

January 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

Gov. Brad Little.That has a nice ring to it. Almost any change at the top looks good to me, whether it’s the presidency, or governor of Idaho — and Little’s rise to the state’s highest office is no exception.Our new governor is as down-to-e...

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Research: MLP: Idioms are misspelled, by and large

January 10, 2019 at 5:00 am

Bad grammar and misspelling spread faster than gossip in a hair salon. Your Mrs. Language Person can’t fathom why English speakers are so apt to misuse and abuse our colorful language, rather than toe the line of correct speech. Yes, Dear R...

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Consumer advice: Craigslist risky source for real estate deals

January 10, 2019 at 5:00 am

A reader called to warn us about a Craigslist scam on a local rental property. She was looking for a rental house on Craigslist and found a promising 3 bedroom, 2 bath, almost 1,500-square-foot possibility. The price was fantastic at $700 p...

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Opinion: Need a good flu remedy (stat!)

January 10, 2019 at 5:00 am

A package with a tablet was delivered to my door a week ago.The thing came in what appeared to be simple cardboard, rugged but still nothing that would require a claw hammer or the Jaws of Life to open.My normal routine for these sorts of j...

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OPINION — DAN GOOKIN: Come on, Clerk Brannon: This isn’t transparency

January 09, 2019 at 5:00 am

Clerk Jim Brannon’s recent episode of a ballot recount came as a surprise to everyone. Mr. Brannon insisted that he was being transparent, but his comments in The Press last week cast more shadows than shed any light.I ran against Mr. Brann...

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Creating a wonderful life through his artwork

January 09, 2019 at 5:00 am

Terry Lee ended 2018 with a blank canvas, and a big blank canvas it was — 6 feet wide and 9 feet tall. Two days after Christmas, Terry began to bring the canvas to life with the tools of the artists’ trade, brushes and paint. Over the next ...

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Chewing the fat with today’s chat

January 09, 2019 at 5:00 am

Yes, indeed, it’s Wednesday and we’ve come to another Chat Day.The odd schedule is finished because there are no more holidays for a little while — are there?Sadly, Celine Dion is tied up and can’t handle the background music today, so just...

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