I was curious as I had read in several different venues that Tommy Ahlquist was fake, not a real republican. I decided to do some of my own research. I did a simple web search, "Is Tommy Ahl" is all it took as my search engine completed the sentence, … [Read more...] about Ahlquist: a political chameleon?
Letters to the Editor
Is there an Idaho citizen statesman that we can truly trust in Congress? Yes, one! Russ Fulcher! He has invaluable experience in international affairs working for Micron Tech in 26 countries, including Arab countries. By personal experience in the … [Read more...] about Russ Fulcher can be trusted
Undoubtedly, recent letters to the editor have raised some questions about tax refunds in light of the eleventh hour reauthorization of SRS funding. If we could just return all the additional levied funds with no cost, there would not be an issue. … [Read more...] about Cost, labor to return tax refunds is enormous
Thanks to the people of Kamiah for participating in the Earth Day event downtown last Friday. We had a beautiful day for it and it looked like people were having fun and a sense of community. Approximately 25 people were involved in leading 14 … [Read more...] about Community support greatly appreciated
Health officials are blaming romaine lettuce for the recent E. coli outbreak that’s sickened at least 53 people in 16 states, so some people may not realize that meat production is the root cause of the problem. Leafy greens don’t naturally harbor … [Read more...] about Don’t blame greens for E. coli
As school shootings from Columbine to Florida continue so does the debate on how and what we can do to stop another. Large scale security changes usually cost big, have to get voted on and budget squeezed into reality. We do not have that time. … [Read more...] about Please donate to the Kid’s Fence fund
After months of hard work by dedicated volunteers across the state of Idaho, getting Medicaid expansion on the November ballot is within reach. Amazing progress has been made, but we’re in the final stretch to meet the April 30 deadline and we need … [Read more...] about Medicaid expansion within reach—more signatures needed!
The world is not a "safe" place. In fact, it is a very dangerous place. Attempts to supposedly make it otherwise by the societal change agents in Washington, D.C. never helps and always make matters much worse. Until this time, those protected by … [Read more...] about Invented class of perverts threaten normal people
When we pay our federal taxes, we are used to them disappearing into the unknown. We keep faith that somehow, through all the bureaucracy from here to Washington and back, our money is for the good of We the People (us). But when I contribute to a … [Read more...] about Secure Rural School benefits and Idaho County
Thank you Idaho County Commissioners and Idaho County Road Department for coming together with us with your help in guidance during the construction of our new fire department building project. You both have been invaluable only sending home within … [Read more...] about Thank you Idaho County