Elections: Close state races

by Judy Ferro Got the election spirit yet? The debates are over except for an Oct. 30 meeting of candidates for lieutenant governor.  (You can still view them at the IDPTV and KTVB websites.) The Idaho Press-Tribune has published the first segment of candidate answers to a wide range of questions. A flood of TV …

Elections: Woodings can save us

Judy Ferro    [Rejected for publication] Holli Woodings may not look like the Lone Ranger, but that’s the role she’s been called upon to play this year. You know the scenario: the cattle baron and his ranch hands run roughshod over the citizens and drive out one, two, three challengers. Things look bleak. Then the music stills, and a silent …