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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)

Ballots in Boise school election compromised (Boise Statesman)
Idaho Falls still considering Odyssey Charter (IF Post Register)
New fire chief named at IF (IF Post Register)
New GOP leader Yates reviews state of his party (IF Post Register)
Website verbiage copied by superintendent candidate (Nampa Press Tribune, TF Times News, Moscow News)
Moscow helps affordable housing group (Moscow News)
Canyon reviews exemptions for hospital property tax (Nampa Press Tribune)
USDA calls TF, Jerome disaster areas (TF Times News)

Farm gear manufacturer heads to Coburg (Eugene Register Guard)
Klamath activists join in GMO battle (KF Herald & News)
Pot tax considered by Medford council (Medford Tribune)
No medical pot tax in city of Talent (Medford Tribune)
Medford budgets $13m for North Foothill road (Medford Tribune)
County blasts state increase in landfill fee (Pendleton E Oregonian)
Portland nonprofit leader lied on resume (Portland Oregonian)
How Portland schools meet class time standards (Portland Oregonian)
State fish, wildlife director departs (Salem Statesman Journal)

Deputy Snohomish Exec Haakenson retires (Everett Herald)
Marysville schools get $1.3 million grant (Everett Herald)
State battle over organ donation (Kennewick Herald)
Position results in Hanford vapor checks (Kennewick Herald)
More coal ships may run through Longview (Longview News)
King sheriff’s internal watchdog quits (Seattle Times)
Seattle Seahawks open season with win (Seattle Times, Tacoma News Tribune, Everett Herald)
Spokane law enforcement tested on shooting (Spokane Spokesman)
Stewart reviews couty office run (Vancouver Columbian)
Improved travel economy helping business (Yakima Herald Republic)

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