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The Apples to Apples Truth about School Finances: Part I – Expenses

By Mark Barnes Brochures, flyers, signs and gossip are circulating around in the community regarding school district funding and spending. There are a lot of numbers being said.…

‘Why Education is important To Me’ is Mission of Miss Junior High Idaho

 by Lisa Pecchenino Big things come in small packages, as you will see with Olivia Strickland.  Given only two weeks to prepare for an event she had never…

ACHD Updates on Construction in Kuna

The Ada County Highway District will begin improvements to the Avalon Street/Shortline Street/N. Bridge Avenue area beginning in May. The $468,000 project is part of the Downtown Kuna…

Legislative Town Hall Meeting Focuses on Education

By Mark Barnes State legislators came to Kuna to discuss their accomplishments after the completion of the 2014 legislative session on Monday evening, March 31, but those in…

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The Apples to Apples Truth about School Finances: Part II – Overall Funding

Show Us the Money! By Mark Barnes Published on the Parents for Advancing Education Facebook…

Why does Kuna Spend So Much Per Student? It’s Not.

The Real Cost of Students is In-Line with Other School Districts At the levy debate…

Police Blotter: April 14-20

This police blotter is a record of dispatches to the Kuna police. The incidents called…

Idaho Secretary of State Race: Media Links

April 17, 2014 Labrador endorses Denney for Idaho secretary of state Daily Journal Idaho’s secretary…

Idaho Congressional Race: Media Links

April 17, 2014 BLOG: More Political Attack Ads in Idaho’s CD2 Race Twin Falls Times-News…

Idaho Senator’s Race: Media Links

April 17, 2014 New Yorker runs for Idaho Senate again; also files in Alaska, Oregon…

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Opinion

Letters to the editor: April 16, 2014

Dear Editor, Our grandchildren go to Kuna schools, our children attended Kuna schools, my wife, Arnette, rocked Kuna schools, and her mother walked to a Kuna school (although…

Sharon Fisher: Kitchen Table Politics

This is the last column before the May 20 primary election. And like the Facebook relationship status says, “it’s complicated.” Depending on which party’s ballot you get, it…

It’s Not Personal or Political: An open letter to Michael Law.

It’s Not Personal or Political: An open letter to Michael Law.

Hi Michael, I’d call you Mike, but I don’t know you well enough to know if you’ve adopted the nickname. This letter isn’t personal. In fact, we’ve never…

A Community Divided

By David Klinchuch First, my hat is off to the Kuna Melba News (KMN) for their coverage of the Kuna School Bond Issue.  The efforts of KMN have…

Sports

Kuna Klub Wrestling

The Kuna Klub wrestlers attended the Arrowrock Tournament at Boise High this weekend.  The tournament was only for Intermediate – Cadet wrestlers.  Being that the Reno Worlds…

Kuna High School Varsity Softball

With more than half of the season over, the Kuna varsity softball team is off to a great start with a 7—0 district record and a 10-2…

Community

The Apples to Apples Truth about School Finances: Part II – Overall Funding

Show Us the Money! By Mark Barnes Published on the Parents for Advancing Education Facebook page and in the pamphlet that opposed the supplemental levy that went…

Why does Kuna Spend So Much Per Student? It’s Not.

The Real Cost of Students is In-Line with Other School Districts At the levy debate at last week’s Chamber of Commerce meeting, numbers were being thrown about.…

Entertainment

IdaHoroscope: April 16, 2014

Aries(3/21-4/19) It is sometimes difficult for you to fully conceptualize others reactions to your want what you want approach. You mean no ill will but do not…

An Ode to Cliven Bundy (with a nod to Woody)

by Bingo Barnes   This land ain’t your land This land ain’t my land ‘Cause this is our land And your cows are outta hand You’ve used…

Recreation

Snake River Cleanup Planned

      A trash cleanup along one of the more popular stretches of the Snake River is planned for Saturday, April 19, beginning at 9:00a.m. Additional…

Lettuce Beet it to the Kuna Community Gardens!

Spring is the best time of year for man and the earth to play together.  In the spirit of springtime, Kuna City Parks and Recreation will be…