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March 29th, 2015
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
1. ARAB SUMMIT ENDS WITH VOW TO DEFEAT SHIITE REBELS IN YEMEN
Arab leaders also plan to form a joint intervention force, setting the stage for a clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Iran, accused of backing Houthi rebels in Yemen.
2. WHAT NSA CONSIDERED ABANDONING PRIOR TO SNOWDEN LEAK
The National Security Agency discussed ending its secret program to collect and store American phone records before Edward Snowden revealed the practice, The Associated Press learns.
POCATELLO â€” 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.
COEUR D'ALENE (AP) â€” 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.
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By AARTI SEQUEIRA
A brimming pot of hearty stew is a gift in so many ways during the gray, bone-chilling days of winter. Simmering merrily away on the stove, it warms the kitchen (especially if you fire up the oven and bake a pan of cornbread to serve with it). Its aroma lifts the spirits, encouraging anyone who walks through the front door that they are finally home.
And given that it's made in a huge pot, it's an antidote to loneliness. It begs to be shared with your neighbors!
Morning News â€” Bob Hudson
Blackfoot Police and an Idaho State Police trooper begin an investigation into why a pickup truck crashed into a building near Kesler's Market on Wednesday. Check back later for more information.
Dancing With The "Blackfoot" Stars contestants have met their dance partner and are in the midst of intense rehearsals this week in preparation for the final show on Friday, 7:30 p.m., at the Blackfoot Performing Arts Center (BPAC).