Ken Robison, a legislator and citizen-advocate pictured in 2005, helped create the homeowner property tax exemption.
Ken Robison, a legislator and citizen-advocate pictured in 2005, helped create the homeowner property tax exemption. Katherine Jones
Ken Robison, a legislator and citizen-advocate pictured in 2005, helped create the homeowner property tax exemption. Katherine Jones
Letters from the West

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Idaho conservation voice, tax fairness leader, lawmaker Robison dies

October 17, 2016 4:06 PM

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."