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How to get a refund from Expedia if your trip or flight was cancelled due to coronvirus?

Well that seem to be a $64,000 question since millions of bookings got cancelled in the last 2 months. Since coronavirus came to the Western Hemisphere many hotels, rentals and trips got cancelled due to coronavirus. What to do and what is the best way to get your refund from sites like Expedia or Booking. […]

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Beatles vs. Stones show comes to Sandpoint, Idaho

SANDPOINT, ID (2/17/20) For decades, the battle has raged: Beatles or Stones? Through their heyday, fans accused London’s Rolling Stones of stealing ideas — even entire albums – from their Liverpool counterparts. At the same time, the Beatles secretly envied the Stones’ “bad boy” image and attitude, often copying their style. Both bands are unmistakably […]

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Oregon marijuana sales 420% stronger near Idaho

A new report by Oregon Office of Economic Analysis finds marijuana sales are strongest along Oregon’s border with Idaho – a state where recreational marijuana is not legal. It is unsusprising to find that in neighboring states Oregon and Washington (where recreational use of the substance is legal), sales along the Idaho border are much […]

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McCall anticipates 55th annual Winter Carnival

McCALL, Idaho — McCall, Idaho, is preparing to celebrate 55 years of the McCall Winter Carnival. Every year, the small town of 3,000 welcomes a surge of more than 60,000 people during the 10-day winter jubilee. This year’s observance runs Friday Jan. 24 through Sunday Feb. 2 and celebrates the theme “It’s A Kids World.” “It’s […]

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Idaho’s unfilled STEM jobs double in three years

BOISE, Idaho (Jan. 13, 2020) — The number of unfilled STEM jobs in the state continues to grow, according to the Idaho STEM Action Center’s budget request presentation before the state Legislature’s Joint Finance Appropriations Committee today. However, agency officials said the number of computer science teachers and students grew dramatically over the last year. “The number […]

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Avalanche at Idaho ski resort kills two, injures another five

An avalanche on Tuesday at the Silver Mountain Resort in Kellog, Idaho, claimed the lives of two people and left another five injured. This occurred at 11 am local time, less than an hour after the peek opened. The resort had completed avalanche blasting – a process where intentional avalanches are triggered – mere hours […]

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Idaho National Guard readies 4000 soldiers and 400 airmen for deployment to Germany and Southwest Asia

Idaho Gov. Brad Little announced Monday that more than 4000 Idaho Army National Guard soldiers will be deployed to Germany in the next few months as “part of a training exercise”. The exercise will be conducted along with NATO partners and is meant to demonstrate US military readiness. Guard spokesman Lt. Col. Christopher Borders said […]

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Idaho church pays off $1.6M in medical debt

BOISE, Idaho — Thanks to a local church nearly 1000 people in Idaho are starting a New year with their medical debt wiped away. Southminster Presbyterian Church Pastor Marci Glass said.-“It’s a sin quite frankly, that we have people going into bankruptcy over medical debt.You should be able to go to the doctor and be […]

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Train derails, leaks diesel into northern Idaho river

On Wednesday a freight train with three locomotives and six cars derailed in a remote area, 10 miles east of Bonners Ferry on the main line. The train crashed into the Kootenai river in northern Idaho and the lead locomotive began leaking diesel into the river. Nobody was injured and two workers were rescued from […]

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DNA identifies Idaho killer more than 100 years after his death

Buffalo Cave near Dubois Idaho, has offered up some rather gruesome artefacts over the last 40 years. First, in 1979 a family looking for arrow heads were rewarded instead with a headless torso wrapped in hessian. In 1991 a girl found a mummified hand and other body parts were found in the area later. The […]