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Thursday September 11, 2014

Voters asked to advise commissioners on monument
Custer County Commissioners have decided to put the issue of a Boulder-White Clouds National Monument before county voters as an advisory question on the general election ballot.Besides casting their ballots for Congressional, county and statewide candidates November 4, voters will get to weigh in on the following question: "Do you favor or oppose ...

Challis adopts new laws on parking, burning, weeds, trees
After holding special meetings to streamline and update city ordinances for the past year or so, Challis City Councilmen have voted to repeal four old and adopt four new ordinances dealing with open burning, weeds, trees and parking.The action came at an August 21 special meeting, at which councilmen unanimously voted to suspend the usual three ...

Stanley area raising funds for public radio upgrade
Stanley area residents who want to upgrade their Boise State Public Radio (BSPR) broadcast to include news in addition to classical music have set the goal of raising $4,000 by November to purchase the equipment needed to make it possible.The total cost of installing a new transmitter and timer switch at a solar-powered communication site near ...

Man pleads not guilty to aggravated assault
A Challis man has pleaded not guilty to felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon enhancement in a case where another Challis man says the first man threatened him with a gun.Jon Steven Huffaker pleaded not guilty August 20 to aggravated assault without the intent to kill in connection with a July 12 incident in which he allegedly pointed a ...

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