table cell stretch when adding text

I am trying to get the following page to display correctly.

http://www.techprotest.com/test/

What should happen is the white bottom left piece above the footer should be the only column that stretches when the main content area has too much text.  If you view the page you will see all of the columns on the left have stretch.

Can someone rewrite this to make it look correct where i can put as much in the main content area and the white area right below the gray  area will stretch with the rest of the page? It doesn't matter if it is rewritten with divs as long as it looks correct. Thanks in advance.
techpr0Asked:
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Jason C. LevineNo oneCommented:
Hi techpr0,

Your test page is very hard to read they way it is currently laid out but all your problems would be solved by going to a two-column CSS based design.  Since the left and right divs are independent of each other there is no issue with stuff stretching.
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remorinaCommented:
Hi techpr0,
Your table structure seems to be corrupted and also the structure is not correct.

You can attach a JPG of your design and I'd be happy to assist with a quick draft of a proper template in either divs or tables
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techpr0Author Commented:
Hi remorina,

I have attached a jpg. I would prefer divs, but anyway to get this working properly would be fine and thanks in advance for your help.
Test.jpg
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remorinaCommented:
Hi techpr0,
Apologies for not replying earlier, I already started the mock-up for you but got carried away and didn't finalize it.

I'll get back to you again tonight with the html/css (fingers crossed)
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remorinaCommented:
Hi techpr0,
I've Attached the HTML/CSS for your page



techpr0.zip
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techpr0Author Commented:
Thx. Works perfectly.
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