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HEADLINES FOR THE ISSUE OF THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014

VALLEY TO INCREASE PROPERTY TAX 9.4%
Hike in annual trash rate also imposed to balance budget

Valley County commissioners on Monday aired a budget for 2015 that calls for a 9.4 percent increase in property taxes and a hike in the annual fee for trash collection...

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  ART HAS MANY FACES - Lauren Kistner from Kuna is seen through stained glass on display by Sherry’s Stained Glass Studio in Kuna during last weekend’s 24th Annual Payette Lakes Fine Art and Crafts Fair held at Fairway Park in McCall. The event featured more than 70 artists and craftsmen from Idaho and the Northwest.

Photo for The Star-News by Matt Moehr
 

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