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Transportation more inconvenient for some than for others

February 24, 2017 at 10:53 am

It isn’t hard to see that we live in a mechanized vehicle county. Cars and trucks are everywhere we turn our eyes. New-and used-vehicle lots seemed filled to the limits of those lots. We are a very m...

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How to love the library? Let us count the ways

February 24, 2017 at 10:50 am | Bonner County Daily Bee When I tell people that I work at the library, a frequent response is “I love our library,” or “We have the best library.” I always enjoy hearing that, especially since I have worked for other organi...

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Finding treasure in Bible’s ‘boring’ parts

February 24, 2017 at 10:50 am | Bonner County Daily Bee As a young Christian I remember my lack of enthusiasm for reading some of the rather tedious books of the old Testament. I distinctly remember an incident as a teenager growing up in Kountze, Texas...

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Winter Carnival heats up entertainment options

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SANDPOINT — Winter Carnival — need we say more? Get your sleep and take your vitamins. You’ll need all the energy you can get this week, starting tonight! Thursday, Feb. 23 POAC Presents: Rob Ver...

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Bonner County History — Feb. 23, 2017

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee From the archives of the Bonner County History Museum 611 S. Ella Ave., Sandpoint, ID. 83864 208-263-2344 50 Years Ago Sandpoint News-Bulletin Feb. 23, 1967 — JUDGES USE CARE Potatoes have b...

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Panida gets into swing of Winter Carnival fun

February 23, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee Before the Oscars on Sunday the Panida brings one more important contender. “Lion” is a powerful true story of loss and hope starring Dev Patel as Saroo, as well as Nicole Kidman, and Rooney Mara who...

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Fresh salmon takes center stage at the table

February 22, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee The cold waters of the Gulf of Alaska and the Bering Sea are bringing forth Nature’s prime gift — Salmon. Blessed as I am to have a son residing in Kodiak — who often provides me with the incomparab...

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What do these plants have in common?

February 22, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee Many plants and their extracts have been used for centuries to support blood sugar metabolism. I just read a report from a study on the use of one of these extracts, called berberine. This study was ...

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Tuberculosis is down but not out

February 22, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee When he was 19 years old, George Washington (whose birthday is today, you know) had never been farther than 200 miles from where he was born. As a matter of fact, he’d hardly been out of the state of...

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