Opinion

GUEST OPINION — Idaho PTECH: Bridging the gap

February 11, 2019 at 9:42 am

The idea seemed so simple: connecting students with career opportunities to bridge the gap between high school and the world of work. For some students, that gap doesn’t exist. For others, it is a chasm impossible to span. It was out of the...

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“Sprucin’ up Pinehurst” is here!

February 11, 2019 at 3:00 pm

Another year of “Sprucin’ Up Pinehurst” is here. Hanging baskets were ordered last October for this summer 2019. The Pinehurst/Kingston Lions Club have again volunteered to help us raise funds to help support our cause. They will host a br...

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Tobacco use and the Silver Valley youth

February 11, 2019 at 3:01 pm

There has been an increase in the under age use of tobacco products here in the Silver Valley. These tobacco products are being used at schools during lunch, before school and after school. There are certain gas stations and other stores th...

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Some old photos never die, or fade away

February 11, 2019 at 3:01 pm

I was hoping that word about this photo of me would never get out, because there’s no doubt that my career would be over if the public knew about it.But since embarrassing old photos are defining political careers these days, I thought it w...

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BOOK REVIEW: ‘Becoming,’ by Michelle Obama

February 06, 2019 at 1:00 am

Michelle Robinson grew up in South Chicago; her father worked in the city water department, her mom was active in the school PTA. Both encourage Michelle and her brother Craig to do their best in school. Her older relatives could not work a...

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CHUCK MALLOY: In the game of politics, Moyle is a grand master

February 04, 2019 at 1:20 pm

House Majority Leader Mike Moyle of Star has been in his party’s leadership in the Legislature for almost as long as Tom Brady has been slinging touchdown passes for the New England Patriots.That’s a long time for anyone to be serving in a ...

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CHUCK MALLOY: Risch plans to use his new powers wisely

January 30, 2019 at 1:00 am

Idaho Sen. Jim Risch, the new chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, is in a unique position. He’s one of the few members of Congress who has Pres. Trump’s ear.Risch says the two get together frequently, sometimes over lunch, to talk ...

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CHUCK MALLOY: It’s honeymoon time; bring on the ‘happy’ dances

January 28, 2019 at 9:23 am

I’ve seen some political honeymoons over the years, and this one with Gov. Brad Little is among the better ones.Democrats typically use their first news conference of the legislative session to complain about all the things that the governo...

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Walking back Flint’s childhood blood lead crisis

January 22, 2019 at 1:08 pm

Because I took an active part in the public debate over childhood blood lead levels here in Shoshone County in the early 2000s — when the EPA proposed the expansion of the Box’s Superfund site to the entire Coeur d’Alene Basin — I had more ...

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Thanks for your donation, PF Volkswagen!

January 18, 2019 at 12:16 pm

Thanks for your donation, PF Volkswagen!On behalf of the Wallace School District and community, we would like to thank you once again for your generous donation of the VW convertible bug. Wallace Jr./Sr. High School raised $6,790 with car r...

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