Stories tagged: idaho
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Students who transfer from Lewis-Clark State College to the University of Idaho can earn their bachelor’s and law degrees in six years, rather than the usual seven, under a new …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
The biggest threat to the nation’s primary lab for nuclear research is a prohibition from bringing in small quantities of spent nuclear fuel for research, the lab’s director said Tuesday.
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
Legislation to end years of litigation and finalize an agreement involving water rights in heavily populated southwestern Idaho cleared the House on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
A 2-year-old Sandpoint girl was killed Monday morning in a collision on State Highway 200 about three miles east of Ponderay, Idaho.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 3:56 p.m.
Last week Idaho Gov. Brad Little acknowledged that climate change is real, according to reporting
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:59 a.m.
Recipients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps, are being urged to budget their resources carefully after receiving their February benefits weeks earlier than usual.
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:42 a.m.
Some laws were created to keep us safe. Others help enhance or protect the state’s business and agriculture. Certain acts are against the law because they are offensive or deemed …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
Several hundred people rallied in front of the Idaho Capitol for the state’s Womxn’s March. The Idaho Statesman reports the event Saturday was aligned with a national event, the Women’s …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 8:51 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh ya, talking about college basketball. Yesterday was the busiest day of the year around the country, with plenty of games around …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 5 a.m.
Though education surveys show vaping use is down among Idaho high school students, health officials are concerned about vaping’s rising popularity among teens nationwide.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
Lack of a concealed weapons ban in the House gallery and security concerns prompted Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib to stay away from the joint session.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 12:06 p.m.
Moscow High School’s graduation rate in 2018 topped state averages, though it dropped 10 percentage points from 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
Idaho’s top environmental official says his agency needs money needs money to clean up toxic discharge from an abandoned silver and lead mine near one of the world’s top ski …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It’s not often there is as successful a night on the local basketball courts as Thursday
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was a good night for the local college basketball teams, though the action on the floor was limited. Gonzaga and Washington State picked up …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019
In the past four years, a Boise couple estimate they’ve fostered about 150 cats – 90 percent of which were kittens – and 40 dogs for four different local rescue …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
An Idaho judge says the suspect in a mass stabbing attack that injured 12 and killed a 3-year-old girl is unfit to stand trial.
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
When Virgil Moore leaves the Idaho Department of Fish and Game office for the last time, it won’t be without tears.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 10:58 a.m.
The Priest Lake cold-water bypass project is in wait-and-see mode.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 7:32 p.m.
New Idaho congressman Russ Fulcher and his wife, Kara, divorced in September after she cited his “acts of adultery.”
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
The Idaho Commission for Libraries would see a small decrease in state funding next year under Gov. Brad Little’s proposed budget, which calls for a 1.3 percent decline in the …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
In a frantic letter to Gov. Brad Little, the Idaho Conservation League calls attention to the federal government shutdown threatening Idaho’s ability to keep hatchery-based steelhead season open.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
The helicopter hovered low over the hills southeast of Kelly Mountain, snow billowing up from the ground, and deer bounded down the slope to flee the noisy monster.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Falls Optimist Club’s Youth House has opened its doors to young adults who have transitioned out of the foster care program and serves as a transitional home.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
Idaho law enforcement arrested a Rathdrum man after he led them on a car chase from Post Falls to Coeur d‘Alene late Friday night.
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The ongoing partial shutdown of the federal government has idled permit writers who are under a looming deadline to complete Idaho’s steelhead fishery permit, and some stakeholders are urging Gov. …
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Another great basketball Saturday is headlined by a Gonzaga showdown in San Francisco
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you took all seven days of the week and ranked them, 1-to-7, Saturday would probably be the top seed, right? It’s No. 1 in …
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Gonzaga makes short work of Pacific, Eastern upsets Montana and the night is halfway successful for area college teams
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Thursday was a busy night in college hoops around these parts but, ultimately, it was a 50/50 proposition. Half of the area’s Division I teams …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
A pair of budget-related committees accepted Gov. Brad Little’s projected revenue of $3.75 billion for the current fiscal year, but reduced it for the following year.
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 6 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials are deploying elk tracking collars this week as part of the annual elk survival study.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
A community organizer shown in an iconic photograph while challenging racial segregation at a Mississippi lunch counter in the 1960s has died at his home in Pocatello, Idaho.