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Jan. 19 - Jan. 25, 2000

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Large avalanche in Lookout Bowl!

Lookout Bowl avalanche!
Nobody injured as big snow slab breaks loose. A major avalanche ripped loose from Bald Mountain on Friday morning, sweeping 1000 vertical feet down slope. The 150 foot wide snow slab started at 9000 feet in Lookout Bowl, left. The avalanche occured within the ski area boundaries narrowly missing a skier (Express photo by Willy Cook)

  • Open design debate again Lead editorial says city of Ketchum needs to reexamine its building design policies instead of leaving a blank canvas for designers
  • Spend tobacco money now Editorial criticizes Gov. Dirk Kempthorne for pushing to bank the money Idaho received from Big Tobacco instead of funding anti-smoking and treatment programs

  • Blaine County's two worlds News Too front page piece deals with the dichotomy in social issues and lifestyles between the more urbanized Ketchum and Hailey areas of the north county and the small farming communities of the south county
  • Pat Hickey delves into world music Arts section front page story profiles Ketchum guitarist who is about to play professionally with a reggae band

  • High school band raffles off a car The Wood River High School music department is selling $10 raffle tickets to pay for a trip to Las Vegas, Nev., in March so that the students can partake in a festival

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  • Other Stories This Week:

    Ketchum city attorney seeks to dismiss Craven Young's complaint stemming from the city's service contract and lease agreement with the Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commerce
    Forest Service, U.S. Attorney's office work toward fee resolution
    Decision delayed on whether to place lynx on endangered list
    Conservation group wins another round on grazing leases
    Ohio Gulch Bluegrouse subdivision decision delayed by Blaine County P&Z
    Ketchum's new street department storage building to have open house
    The Sawtooth Community Garden has received a $12,000 award from a San Francisco horticultural trust
    Idaho's jobless rate for December dropped to 4.4 percent while Blaine County's unemployment rate for the same month dropped to 3.2 percent
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