Stories tagged: governor's mansion
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
With no governor’s mansion, Idaho to continue paying Gov. Otter $54,000 a year to live at home
Idaho remains one of just six states with no governor’s mansion, and a state committee decided Monday to continue paying a $4,500-per-month housing stipend to the governor until that changes.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 4:29 p.m.
Honeybees get new homes, new jobs at the Washington state governor’s mansion
Two swarms of honeybees got new homes and a new job Wednesday on the governor’s mansion lawn.
Fri., March 1, 2013, 12:51 p.m.
Idaho to return mansion to Simplots
BOISE — Idaho aims to return the hilltop mansion to the Simplot family by June 30 in a tentative agreement over the would-be governor’s residence-turned-money pit that remained vacant even …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2012
Ideas aplenty for future of empty, costly Idaho mansion
BOISE – Idaho could turn its unoccupied, hilltop governor’s mansion into the “Governor’s Hill” winery, one citizen suggests, remaking the grassy hillsides into terraced vineyards and the house into a …
Sat., July 7, 2012
Idaho governor’s mansion unused but still costly
BOISE – For more than three decades, Idaho has struggled with the issue of a governor’s mansion, ever since then-Gov. Cecil Andrus refused to live in the deteriorating Boise home …