Opinion

CHUCK MALLOY: Political solutions won’t work; NRA plan might

December 04, 2018 at 9:12 am

In this polarized society, there isn’t much gray area when it comes to the National Rifle Association.Idaho politicians love the organization, because NRA endorsements tend to lead to election wins. Detractors will paint the NRA as the root...

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1918’s Influenza Epidemic, Here – Part 1, The View from Nine Mile Cemetery

November 21, 2018 at 12:17 pm

Text[CHART 1 HERE]November, 1918 was the worst month, according to Nine Mile Cemetery’s mute but somber testimony.The first eight months of the year, from January to August, saw an average of five new graves per month at Nine Mile. Then, S...

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With elections over, the power struggle begins

November 19, 2018 at 8:41 am

House Assistant Majority Leader Brent Crane of Nampa has placed himself at a political crossroad.If he unseats House Speaker Scott Bedke in the next month’s organizational dinner meeting, Crane will become one of the two most powerful figur...

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Here we go again!

November 16, 2018 at 1:04 pm

Here wego again!Mitch McConnell Senate leader calls for bipartisanship with the new Democratic house. But lets not forget when Obama was elected president, McConnell said “Obama will be a one-term president.” Republicans voted against anyth...

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Thanks for the article!

November 15, 2018 at 9:29 am

My husband and I Joanie (Sparky) and Bill (Glow plug) are seniors from Superior, Montana. Due to my medical issues we can not travel. We chose to make and donate various things to seniors, handicapped children, cancer patients and doctor’s ...

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Book Review: ‘It’s Better Than It Looks’ by Gregg Easterbrook

November 13, 2018 at 12:07 pm

‘Reasons for Optimism in an Age of Fear’

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Ford and Chevy butcher Idiomatic American English

November 12, 2018 at 3:27 pm

TV commercials afford the writers of advertising copy precious few sentences to get their messages across. Hence, one would think they’d take considerable care with the English language.With Ford and Chevy these days, however, not so much.F...

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CHUCK MALLOY: Fulcher wants to build influence the old-school way

November 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Congressman-elect Russ Fulcher will be a newcomer to Washington politics when he takes office in January, but he knows one key to success in a successful congressional career.That’s building relationships, and the process starts with the Id...

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CHUCK MALLOY: Overturning U.S. abortion law won’t be easy

November 06, 2018 at 11:59 am

Republican candidates over the years, including those running in Idaho, have done a good job steering away voters from basing votes on a single issue — specifically abortion rights.Pro-choice advocates may never agree with Republicans on th...

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Half truths by the Hansens, vote Beehner for Commissioner

November 01, 2018 at 1:36 pm

Yet again, another half-truth presented as fact by a member of John Hansen’s family.In December of 2017, Matt Beehner submitted a complaint to the State of Idaho Office of the Attorney General, who handles complaints against elected officia...

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