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Thursday May 26, 2016

Animal sanctuary gets $100,000 pledge
BY TODD ADAMS. Heart of Idaho Animal Sanctuary (HIAS) has received a $100,000 pledge from an anonymous Custer County resident that he or she will match dollar for dollar any other donations made within the next six months."I was excited," Becky Morgan, president of the HIAS board of directors. "I sent out emails to everyone I know," and HIAS has ...

City OKs street dance
BY TODD ADAMS. Challis City Councilmen covered a lot of ground in their May meeting, authorizing a street dance among other things.Street danceThe council conditionally approved a request by Shyla Knox, owner of Shyla's Hideaway on upper Main Street, to host a street dance, weather permitting, on Saturday, June 4. The condition is that the band ...

Lind challenges graduating seniors, audience
BY TODD ADAMS. Thirty-seven members of the Challis High School Class of 2016 got their diplomas Sunday and words of advice from a keynote speaker who did not pull any punches.Paul Lind, CHS track and cross-country coach, and an ultra marathon distance runner who inspires his teams to victory by example, has created a local culture of running and ...

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