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Re: “What Constitutes a 'Clean, Sober and Safe' House in Idaho?

I bought a home on a Cul-de-sac approx. 5 years ago hoping to retire soon. I work full time and have put my heart and soul into fixing up my home so I would not be replacing things that went wrong later. Since I have moved to Boise Id, not one, or two, but three halfway houses have sprung up in my cul-de-sac. I have a revolving door of new faces waking up and down the cul-de-sac that have freshly came out of prison. I know none of these people. I do not know what crimes they have committed, although one told my neighbor she had murdered her boyfriend. They smoke and throw butts on my yard and I pick them up, one person vomited on the walk and I washed it off, steady traffic in and out, in and out. I have been in the criminal field in Texas for many years and if I had known this was going to happen I would have never moved here. I am a single woman and I am now scared to live here. No one came up to me and told me anything about 3 halfway houses coming to my cul-de-sac.

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Re: “Conservation Groups Dig at CuMo Mining Exploration as Comment Period Deadline Looms

As a geologist, I am generally pro-mining since we all need the resources it provides. One of my biggest concerns with this project is the involvement of a Chinese company as the primary backer of the project. I worked with a Chinese company in Canada that was developing a coal mine and did not like what they were doing there. (I didn't last long, lol). In particular, they made blatant violations of the environmental rules for the project. I don't know how it ultimately worked out, but they were planning on bringing in Chinese labor for most of the mining positions. They were able to do this by using various means to bypass Canadian laws requiring the use of Canadian workers, similar to the way they "justify" hiring mostly foreign workers at Mar -a - Loco.

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Re: “KIVI: Idaho Senator Served With Cease And Desist After 'Ag-Gag' Comments

I'm born and raised in Idaho and I am usually very proud of my state and the wonderful people that make it special. But I can't believe that the voters endorsed a legal attack on truth and support government attacks and bullying against those who expose that which is clearly and undeniably wrong.
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Re: “Two Boise TV Stations: Two Differing, Emotional Opinions on Roadside Memorials

Kimberly Thomas is a conniving manipulative addict. I wonder is she would like to share her other name used as Jenette, and share her extensive wreckless driving record, defensive driving school oders, and record from out of state. This does not include the 4,000 pages of her medical history filtered by USAA on her back problems. Too bad they gave you a shot of morphine at the accident site, or you would have finally been nailed for driving on opiates. My little daughter lost her life partially because of this creep. She has no idea what PTSD is. I would have like to have made her watch Shauna suffer and die like we did. Idiot. Im disgusted.

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Re: “What Constitutes a 'Clean, Sober and Safe' House in Idaho?

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Re: “Leaders Break Ground on Housing-First Development for Chronically Homeless in Boise

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Re: “Boise Ordinance Dials Down Muffler Noise

Five Mile Road underwent an extensive widening and completely new paving project that cost taxpayers big money. The speed limit was raised from 35 mph to 40 mph. Motorcycle riders and junk vehicles with loud, illegal muffler mods are in Heaven on their new raceway. I live on Five Mile near Ustick and work front home. The noise level is unbelievable and nonstop. These people act as if the noise ordinance and speed limit mean nothing. And apparently, they are right. I've never seen any of them pulled over by law enforcement. Noise pollution is off the charts. Boise government does not seem to care. They obviously live in quiet, expensive neighborhoods. One week living in my area would be profoundly eye-opening. Wake up and hire more law enforcement to curb this lawless free-for-all.

Posted by American Cat on 10/13/2018 at 8:42 AM

Re: “Idaho Musicians Sing in Support of Paulette Jordan

We are thrilled to have Paulette running for office here in Idaho. She is really someone all Idahoans can get behind. She reaches out to all People and listens to your questions and not only gives us answers but explains how she plans on accomplishing the goals of the people not those of special interest. She is well qualified to be the Governor of Idaho and we welcome a change in the status quo which the existing good old boys have promised for years now that education and health care is their top priority. We are now 50th in the nation in education and even though they continue to say they have another health care plan where is it? Paulette brings excitement for change we can really use here in our state. Vote for Paulette Jordan November 6.

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Re: “UPDATE: Idaho House Kills Bill That Would Outlaw Lottery's Electronic Touch-Tabs

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Re: “The Long and Winding Road to Success at Allumbaugh House

I have to disagree with the previous post ^^^
I am a certified Addiction Counselor. I have seen a fair share of addiction cases that are homeless individuals but I have also seen a homeless population which are just "down on their luck" with no mental health or addiction issues. Let's NOT call it what you call it "A MENTAL HEALTH ISSUE". Not every addict is suffering from anxiety or depression or is bi-polar nor schizophrenic. The majority are suffering from a DISEASE. A disease that may (or may not) be genetic. Some addicts are a product of their environment, they grew up in a drug culture, as their parents did being baby boomers of the free-love free-drug era of the 60's. LET'S CALL IT WHAT IT IS: TODAY'S EPIDEMIC. And we need to stop criminalizing the addict with jails and prisons. There is NO rehabilitation while incarcerated. Let's offer help and hope instead! Addicts can recover and regain their standing in society and become taxpaying, productive citizens again. I know, because I'm one of the many who are living proof! Good work Allumbaugh House. We need more places for an addict to recover long-term.
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Posted by Rhonda Long on 07/11/2018 at 2:36 AM

Re: “John McGee, Who Left Idaho Senate Following Sex Scandal, Emerges as New VP of Development for Boise Rescue Mission

Boise rescue missions in Boise and Nampa are staffed with sexual deviates. Even ones that are married. I stayed at both of them. In Nampa they molested a Autistic boy in their care, (staff). !9 yrs old. This young man cried in my arms for 45 minutes. I made him call the Nampa police but there was nothing they could do because they cleaned him out. (Douched). These are some wicked people behind the scenes but to the eyes of the public they portrait themselves as Saints. NOT.

Posted by Robert J. Fowler on 05/19/2018 at 11:07 AM

Re: “Frank Church Conference Focuses Lens on Refugee Crisis in the Era of Trump

Those who came to this land before which belonged to the Tribal people due to starvation and lack of resources to support themselves or their families. Are now the haters of people of whom they once belonged.

Have you no empathy, or did you forget that you too fled from the lands of your ancestors and passed your neighboring countries to come to this lands? These people will once hire you or you grandchildren. Think positive and the good book requires to do so.

Posted by ClaraHart14 on 05/16/2018 at 3:17 AM


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