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20 of 21 Payette Lake lots sell to current state leaseholders

The Idaho Land Board’s gradual sale of about 500 lots at Payette and Priest Lakes worth about $200 million took another step Saturday with the “voluntary auction” of 21 vacation home sites at Payette Lake. All but one of the

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School endowment: Some canyon jump cash is already in hand

The state has $943,000 in hand from a Texas event promoter who wants to attempt a leap across the Snake River Canyon near Twin Falls. And the state will try to hang onto the money — even if the stunt

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Just 5 percent of lakeside cabin owners giving up Idaho land leases

Predictions by leaseholder groups at Payette and Priest lakes that cabins would be abandoned in large numbers as the state moves to comply with an Idaho Supreme Court order to charge market rates haven’t yet come true. All but 27

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