The Boundary County Library in Bonners Ferry, Idaho has been named the “Best Small Library in America” for 2017 by Library Journal magazine – a mark of distinction for the busy small-town library that offers an array of innovative programs to its community.
The city of Moscow had to dig into its pockets to repair roadway infrastructure as a result of the harsh winter and spring weather this year, but the Idaho Office of Emergency Management and Federal Emergency Management Agency will ease some of that pain.
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the worker who died in an industrial accident last week at a North Idaho mill. The victim was Robert J. Billingsley, 45, of Plummer, Idaho.
Idaho Power wants to retire two coal-fired power plants it says won’t be able to produce electricity at competitive prices as part of a 20-year plan to provide energy for Idaho and Oregon that has drawn concerns about cost, pollution and energy needs.
Idaho has hired St. Luke’s Health System to help people choose a health plan on the online insurance exchange, even though the health care giant stands to financially benefit when customers choose certain plans.