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  • EDITORIAL CARTOONS

    McClatchy cartoons for the week of 10/19/14

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Otter and the recession

    I have listened to Tracy Kasper's radio and TV spots where she praises Gov. Butch Otter for his part in helping Idaho out of the recession. Even though Idaho is out of the worst part of the recession, it is not over.

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Jana Jones

    In the mid-1980s, developing an early childhood program to meet national early childhood accreditation standards was neither expected nor applauded in Idaho. Jana Jones had the vision to know that it was the right thing to do to promote the best learning and development of the young children in ...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Paul Woods

    I'm writing this letter in support of Paul Woods for ACHD commissioner. Experience: Board of the Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho (COMPASS); Board of Valley Regional Transit; Ada County Commissioner; registered professional civil engineer. Other service includes: sponsored the ...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Dotti Owens

    Since the Ada County coroner's position entails much more than an administrative position, Dotti Owens is clearly the best choice. Over an eight-year period, she has investigated myriad crime scenes and assisted in the actual autopsies process. Dotti's endorsements include Mayor Dave Bieter of Boise...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: New governor

    Republicans have been in charge here for years. In that time corporate employers, paying good wages, have fled Idaho. Corporations we see today are attracted by the certainty of low wages. Republicans should take responsibility for the low wages and corporate flight.

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: NRA

    The recent letter from a Mr. Leavitt is puzzling. He asks why the NRA is not speaking out about any and all accidental harm from firearms.

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: American Red Cross

    Three fire safety tips to help save lives.

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Unclaimed property

    The Unclaimed Property Program of the Idaho Treasurer's Office is holding $120 million dollars in property and money in trust while they find the rightful owners. Treasurer Ron Crane oversees this division and his goal is getting the unclaimed property back to rightful owners. This year alone, they...

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    Letter: Governor endorsement

    I am just wondering how you can endorse Gov. Otter for a third term? Do we really want our state represented by a governor who does not believe in equal rights for all human beings?

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