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November 29, 2015

In search of the epic with Lexi duPont

    Some people’s lives seem to follow a simple recipe for bliss: Just go have as much fun as you can and then get paid for it. The rest of us can at least look on and be inspired to follow our own dreams.

Friday 11/27/2015
Thanksgiving doesn’t include a pause button
Posted: November 27, 2015

In response to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris and Lebanon, the House of Representatives—one week before Thanksgiving—voted to “press the pause button.” The move is unworthy of the Pilgrims we celebrate this week.

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Shopping local is best investment
Posted: November 27, 2015

    Local leaders and residents say they want good jobs in the Sun Valley/Wood River area. They say they want good jobs that will bring area kids home after college. The Ketchum Community Development Corp. even started a business incubator as a start toward achieving that goal and diversifying the local economy.

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Ignored attack speaks volumes about ISIS

A horrific terror attack by Islamic State that killed many in a world capital: Yes, in Paris on Friday. But a day earlier the target was a busy neighborhood in Beirut, long ago known as the Paris of the East.

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Galleries give Art Walk a charitable twist

    The first-ever Après-Ski Giving Walk will be held the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, Nov. 27, from 4-6 p.m. in central Ketchum. As its name implies, the walk is a combination Art Walk/charitable event that will benefit The Hunger Coalition, the Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley and the Advocates.

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  • Ivan Swaner

    Anyone who’s been around town long enough has seen Ivan Swaner. He wore an impressive moustache and told even more impressive stories from his early years in the Wood River Valley.

  • Patricia Hamilton Hanggi

    Patricia Hamilton Hanggi went to be with her lord on Nov. 19, 2015, after a year-long struggle with leukemia.

  • Robert Joseph Christiaan Smet

    Robert J.C. Smet died unexpectedly on Aug. 31, 2015. Robert was born April 24, 1939, in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium

  • Marian Nelson

    Marian Nelson, 82, of Hailey, passed away on Nov. 22, 2015, in Bellevue, Idaho.

  • Barbara Hazzard

    The daughter of Donald and Edna Eagleson, she passed away on Sept. 23, 2015, in Vancouver, Wash.

  • Geraldine Ann Syms

    Geraldine Ann Syms, 71, of Boise, Idaho, died on Nov. 11, 2015, in her home surrounded by love.

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