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Here’s what public affairs news made the front page of newspapers in the Northwest today, excluding local crime, features and sports stories. (Newspaper names contracted with location)

Fire season worsening (Boise Statesman)
Boise looking for foothills gifts, easements (Boise Statesman)
Occupy Boise win in court, seek costs (Boise Statesman)
Graduates number 1,700 at BYU-Idaho (IF Post Register)
Reviewing urban chickens in Idaho Falls (IF Post Register)
Asotin sheriff tells why he quit (Lewiston Tribune)
Idaho ranks low for pre-kindergarten (Nampa Press Tribune)
Canyon real estate coming on strong (Nampa Press Tribune)
Sportsman’s Warehouse returns to Pocatello (Pocatello Journal)
Internal GOP battles over leaders goes on (Pocatello Journal)
More Idaho children in poverty (Pocatello Journal)
Fox TV won’t televise Snake canyon jump (TF Times News)
Why were state ed board applications destroyed? (TF Times News)

Oregon health, Medicaid system straining (Eugene Register Guard, Medford Tribune, Corvallis Gazette, Pendleton E Oregonian)
Fish may have died from Springfield mill fire (Eugene Register Guard)
Pot moratorium in Chiloquin ends (KF Herald & News)
Sprague River victims denied county help (KF Herald & News)
Klamath welcoming Burning Man pass-throughs (KF Herald & News)
New editor Bert Etling at the Tidings (Ashland Tidings)
Ashland parks leader retiring (Ashland Tidings)
Medical pot patients run for Medford council (Medford Tribune)
Hispanic outreach group finds success (Pendleton E Oregonian)
Initiative on GMO labels hits ballot (Portland Oregonian)
Federal oil train plan released (Portland Oregonian)

First Kitsap, Port Orchard, pot shop licensed (Bremerton Sun)
Judge throws out PSE rate hike (Bremerton Sun)
Kilmer and three challengers in the 6th district (Bremerton Sun)
General manager gets more authority at PUD (Longview News)
Some containment at Carlton complex fire (Seattle Times, Spokane Spokesman, vancouver Columbian, Yakima Herald Republic, Kennewick Herald)
Port Angeles chamber mulls merger (Post Angeles News)
Seattle cops say black cited more on pot use (Seattle Times)
Pot price gouging alleged (Vancouver Columbian)

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