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“Invest in Idaho” Is Not Fixing Education
Education

“Invest in Idaho” Is Not Fixing Education

September 12, 2019 0

“Invest in Idaho” Is Not Fixing Education by Brent Regan Why don’t Idaho teachers make $216,000 a year? It is a valid question as Idaho spends about $7,500 a year per student, supplemental levies add […]

LPOSD’s Callous Disregard For Citizens Finances
Editorial/Opinion

LPOSD’s Callous Disregard For Citizens Finances

February 22, 2019 0

LPOSD’s Callous Disregard For Citizens Finances Bonner County Republican Central Committee Victoria Zeischegg, Chairman Guest Opinion Lake Pend Oreille School District’s latest biennial supplemental levy vote comes up on March 12. Its track record of […]

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club
Editorial/Opinion

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club

February 18, 2019 0

School Trustee Denied Access to Student Club by Shari Dovale In September 2018, a teacher presented an idea to the West Bonner School District 83 in Priest River, Idaho. Calling it a “Human Rights Club”, […]

School Funding Formula Rewrite A Failure
Education

School Funding Formula Rewrite A Failure

February 18, 2019 0

School Funding Formula Rewrite A Failure By Wayne Hoffman When state lawmakers decided a few years ago that they’d (finally) revise the public school funding formula, they promised a proposal in which money would follow […]

Idaho School Levies EXEMPT From Campaign Finance Reports
Editorial/Opinion

Idaho School Levies EXEMPT From Sunshine Reports

February 18, 2019 0

Idaho School District Levies & Bonds EXEMPT From Campaign Finance Reports by Lori Erickson Coeur d Alene School District 271 is asking for another levy in the amount of $40,000,000 for the next two years. […]

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Community

Record Voter Turnout for School Levy

August 31, 2016 0

Record Voter Turnout for School Levy By Shari Dovale The Lake Pend Orielle School District put a Plant Facilities Levy on the ballot yesterday, August 30th. The $55 million levy drew harsh criticism from residents […]

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Bonner County

LPOSD School Levy: Voting On Emotion

August 22, 2016 1

LPOSD School Levy: Voting On Emotion by Kathy Rose A small but dedicated group of citizens have attended most of the Lake Pend Oreille School District school board meetings over the past year and a […]

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Education

School District Summer Levy Surpise

June 30, 2016 0

School District Summer Levy Surpise by Kathy Rose   While most people will be vacationing and otherwise enjoying the summer, tax payers in the Lake Pend Oreille School District will have an unanticipated election on […]