My own private (South?) Idaho…

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    i have spent some time in the northern part of Idaho. I have repeatedly heard it referred to as ‘North Idaho.’ Why is it ‘North’ as opposed to ‘Northern’ idaho? I live in Western Washington, not West Washington, and Los Angeles is in Southern California not South California. Why?

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    It must depend on the state. Here in Texas, we call the areas North, South, East and West, not Northern, Southern, etc. I live in Northeast Texas. El Paso is in West Texas. I’ve heard national television reporters say, ‘Western Texas’ and I’m like, ‘Where’s that?’

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