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Fulcher’s state campaign HQs grand opening Saturday, statewide stops next week

Supporters of Senate Majority Caucus Chairman Russ Fulcher’s gubernatorial campaign will gather to build signs and make phone calls from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Fulcher, a Meridian Republican challenging two-term GOP Gov. Butch Otter in the May 20 primary,

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Naghmeh Abedini tells NPR she’s ‘very hopeful’ husband Saeed home soon

Naghmeh Abedeni, the wife of jailed Boise pastor Saeed Abedini appeared in a seven-minute interview Sunday morning, saying, “I don’t give my kids a timeline, but I’m very hopeful that we would see him home soon.” She cited as signs of

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Gay Mormon from Idaho Falls makes national news in extraordinary NPR interview

Jamison Manwaring, who grew up in Idaho Falls the youngest of eight children in an observant Mormon family, appeared Sunday morning in a 9-minute interview with Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin, also from Idaho Falls. Manwaring, still a faithful

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