The city of Wallace is throwing a party Saturday to celebrate the return of its founder’s tombstone. Local history buffs located Col. William R. Wallace’s tombstone in California and arranged for its return.
When Vicky Richardson learned about how poorly soldiers returning home from Vietnam were treated, she decided something needed to be done. Now, her city of Bayview, Idaho, aims to give veterans a new welcome in this year’s Bayview Daze parade.
In August, the Moscow City Council expressed its support for a new Palouse Ice Rink and its willingness to donate $1 million from the city’s Hamilton Fund to help pay for the project. After months of discussions and paperwork, the councilors on Monday night officially committed $1 million from the fund to help pay for the proposed ice rink’s construction costs.
Joey the squirrel, who police credited with scaring off a burglar trying to break into his home’s gun safe, made his long goodbyes earlier this month, then scampered up a backyard apple tree at his Meridian, Idaho, home and hasn’t been seen since.
BOISE – The Idaho State Board of Education has new elected officers to serve for the next year, including a new president. Dr. Linda Clark will serve as president, Debbie Critchfield will serve as vice president and Dr. David Hill will serve as secretary. The board announced the moves Friday.
A key figure at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow is calling for the resignation of the hospital’s board chairman, citing concerns about the way he has handled his conflict of interest involving contracts that have gone to him and his family.