SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 10:06 P.M.
While the six-week armed takeover of a federal wildlife facility this year may have been conducted by a fringe group, the underlying push for states and counties to control land …
SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2016, 3:42 P.M.
Drafters of the national 2016 Republican platform voted this week in Cleveland by a narrow margin to support a sell-off of federal lands and stepped-up logging in national forests.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2016
If lawmakers have issues with the state constitution, they need to amend it.
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016
The Legislature should put an alternative to I-732 on the ballot to fix an inadvertent flaw.
SATURDAY, FEB. 6, 2016, 6:53 P.M.
Federal land-use protester Robert “LaVoy” Finicum was lionized Saturday as a dedicated patriot and fallen hero while government officials were denounced as parasites and predators at a rally on the …
SUNDAY, DEC. 27, 2015
Removing restrictions would boost GDP, increase jobs and revenues.
THURSDAY, FEB. 12, 2015
Sportsmen’s groups and outdoors business owners have scheduled rallies at the Idaho and Montana capitols to protest efforts by some state lawmakers to take control of federal public lands. The …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2014
BOISE – Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has built a long political career on disdain for the federal government, stirring talk of freedom and encouraging Idahoans to be the “architects of …
SUNDAY, DEC. 29, 2013, 4:54 A.M.
A record-smashing run of fall chinook salmon to the Columbia River helped balance the mood for 2013 with the pall of gridlock that stretched into the outdoors from the halls …
SUNDAY, NOV. 3, 2013
BOISE – A new wrinkle was added last week to the debate over Idaho lawmakers’ attempts to take over federal public land in the state. Representatives of Idaho Indian tribes …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2010, 3:18 P.M.
A group of House Republicans say Border Patrol agents should be granted direct control over U.S. borders, even on federal lands managed by other agencies.