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March 27th, 2015

Borrowing a lesson from barbecue for a better grilled cheese

March 28, 2015

Associated Press
For me, a grilled cheese sandwich is just pure comfort. And truth is, even a bad grilled cheese is satisfying. But a great grilled cheese will change your day for the better.
Most of us have childhood memories of our perfect grilled cheese. Mine is the classic sandwich dished up at my local drugstore. My best friend and I would ride our bikes there, sit at the counter and order a fresh-squeezed lemonade with a grilled cheese. The sandwich was made on a griddle with white bread and a single slice of American cheese.

Peter Pan comes to BPAC

March 28, 2015

Peter Pan will be performed by Paunies School of Dance and Gymnastics Monday, March 30 and Tuesday, March 31 at 7 p.m. at the BPAC. This show is free to everyone.

Good turnout at Quilt Fest

March 27, 2015

BLACKFOOT — There was a good crowd at the Blackfoot Quilt Fest at Blackfoot High School Friday to see the 140 quilts that are on display.
The Quilt Fest will continue on Saturday. The vendors' mall is open from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Viewers' choice will determine which quilts win prizes.
Twelve vendors are selling everything from thread to material, batting to fabric. Classes are varied and well attended.
Check out classes at

March 26th

Snake River DYW contest on Saturday

March 27, 2015

Winners of the Distinguished Young Women for 2014-2015 encouraged the first graders at Moreland Elementary to "Be the best they can be." From left are SR DYW Kaeley Shawver, First Runner-up Savannah Williams and Second Runner-up Aubrey Williams. This year's contest begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Snake River High School auditorium. Tickets are $8 per person at the door.

Weekend calendar

March 26, 2015

Friday, march 27
• Blackfoot quiltfest today and tomorrow at Blackfoot High School, 870 S. Fisher Ave. Check out the classes and register at For more information call Jenny at 208-681-8264 or 208-680-3246.

Saturday, march 28
• Easton Corbin takes the stage at the Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center performing all his hits. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert begins at 8 p.m.

March 25th

Spring Fair today

March 26, 2015

POCATELLO — Spring Fair 2015, a home and garden showcase, opens in Idaho State's Holt Arena today at noon. Over 200 exhibitors from the Intermountain region will be offering their products, services and concepts during the three-day event.
Parking is free and admission is $2 per person with children 12 and under free when accompanied by a parent. Hours are noon to 9 p.m. on Thursday, noon to 10 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday.

February 21st

Idaho man works wonders with wood

February 21, 2015

COEUR D'ALENE (AP) — Imagine a world where items normally made of metal are fashioned out of wood - airplane engines, Ferris wheels, logging chains, Geneva drive gear mechanisms, maritime pulleys, pendulum systems within grandfather clocks.
Throw in mischievous puzzles, functional and fashionable home decor and unique pieces of art and you would see a world created by Ray Gotz.
"I just like to make stuff," the 88-year-old Coeur d'Alene resident said.

February 20th

Percy wins "Dancing with your stars"

February 21, 2015

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: 9 Surprising Facts About The Oscars

February 20, 2015

February 18th

Family still hopes to find missing service dog

February 19, 2015

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