Category Archives: Blog – Chris Walton

Memorial Day thoughts

Memorial Day thoughts

Last night, my son graduated from Capital High School.  That’s why my in-laws are in town.  Two came to Boise from Warrenton, Virginia, and two from Fairfax, Virginia.  Both towns are just minutes from Washington, DC. I recommend that every American visit Washington, DC if it’s within your means to do so.  See the Capitol,…MORE

What Mom Taught Me

What Mom Taught Me

Mother’s Day is this Sunday.  The most important thing my mother ever taught me was how to censor myself.  I don’t mean that she told me not to swear.  She did, I’m sure, but it wasn’t a subject that came up very often.  We weren’t a swearing family.  Swearing was something that some people did…MORE

Effective Multi-tasking

Effective Multi-tasking

I’ve multi-tasked my entire life.  I never thought of it that way, but technically that’s what I do.  Despite what doctors recommend, I’ve always read myself to sleep.  When I was a kid, probably from age two to eighteen, my mother would check on me before she went to bed, and every night, she would…MORE

Any Given Sunday

Any Given Sunday

The Atlanta Falcons, who won the first half of last year’s Super Bowl, have a brand-new stadium opening this yearMORE

Sky Rockets In Flight

Sky Rockets In Flight

I know it’s the fifth of July, but I still feel as if it’s Independence DayMORE

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Blogs

Marijuana in Idaho – Part 4 – What is legal in other states?

Marijuana in Idaho – Part 4 – What is legal in other states?

  This week, we’ve learned that cannabidiol — or C-B-D — can come from two sources, marijuana and hemp, both of which come from the same plant, but the hemp variety has no T-H-C. _______________________________________________________________ [In Idaho, hemp-based C-B-D is apparently legal, but the marijuana-based version is not, even though federal law allows up to…

Marijuana in Idaho – Part 3 – Why is CBD Oil not being sold in Idaho?

Marijuana in Idaho – Part 3 – Why is CBD Oil not being sold in Idaho?

  We learned Tuesday that zero-T-H-C cannabadiol — or C-B-D — is apparently legal in Idaho. So why aren’t there more stores selling it? The legal status of Cannabidiol — or CBD — has been a hot issue in the Idaho legislature since it nearly happened in 20-15.  Jay Howell reports.