Stories tagged: idaho
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 7:27 a.m.
The Moscow School Board voted to move forward with a plan to extend its current half-day kindergarten program to full time.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 1:53 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers introduced legislation Wednesday to change the Idaho Constitution to remove the Attorney General from the state Land Board and replace him with the state treasurer.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 12:31 p.m.
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has endorsed Ohio Gov. John Kasich for president and joined Kasich’s campaign as a national co-chair.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 11:25 a.m.
The Idaho Press-Tribune reports that 25-year-old Bruce Costa Jr. pleaded guilty to aggravated battery with a deadly weapon for slitting his relative’s throat with the box cutter in November. The …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
The lobby of Kootenai Health’s new east addition will be dedicated in honor of a philanthropist and former North Idaho resident who donated $4.4 million to the hospital’s foundation. Douglas …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 9:28 a.m.
Authorities in south-central Idaho say a 12-year-old girl required hospitalization after being accidentally shot at a gun range.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 3:26 p.m.
A charter school in Rathdrum, Idaho, is headed to space. NASA has picked a team of high school students at STEM Charter Academy to design and build a small research …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 11:33 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene Sen. Mary Souza’s attempt to extend campaign finance reporting requirements to all elected offices or ballot measures in Idaho, at all levels of government, was defeated in a …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 9:08 a.m.
As several states have moved to allow the use of recreational or medical marijuana, Idaho has maintained a hard stance against legalization of the drug.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 9:03 a.m.
The Idaho Press-Tribune reports that six Nampa schools area a part of the first phase of the initiative meant to digitally upgrade the district. Elementary school students will be given …
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 5 a.m.
Eye on Boise column for Sunday
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016
Idaho House passes an exemption to public records law that relies on a fevered imagination, instead of actual events, to justify its necessity.
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Hayley Hodgins scored 24 points and surpassed Brenda Souther to become Eastern Washington’s all-time leading scorer in the Eagles’ 70-57 win over Portland State on Saturday at Reese Court in …
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 2:30 p.m.
The copier in his office building sat by a window with a view, and Tom Wobker found inspiration watching the brainless birds on the other side of the glass. The …
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 12:36 p.m.
Police are investigating after a woman walked into a hospital and said she leaped from a car before it plunged into a south-central Idaho canyon.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3 p.m.
An Idaho House panel has introduced legislation that would redefine animal cruelty and torture.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 1:51 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers made a mistake last year when they slapped an extra $75 annual registration fee on hybrid vehicles. That was the consensus of the Senate Transportation Committee this afternoon, …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
The U.S. Department of Energy announced Thursday an agreement with an energy cooperative that could lead to the building of small commercial nuclear reactors at an eastern Idaho federal nuclear …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:33 a.m.
The Idaho Department of Corrections is revisiting its policy on same-sex marriage after an inmate threatened to take the agency to court.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 8:52 a.m.
A shelter director who told the owners of a euthanized dog that the animal had been adopted has been fired.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 4:55 p.m.
Republican Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho, one of the leaders of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, on Wednesday endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for president.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 4:40 p.m.
Idaho’s state Land Board has voted to offer all remaining lessees of state-owned lake cabin sites an opportunity to bid on the ground under their cabins at auction by the …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:38 p.m.
An Idaho Senate panel has backed legislation that would change how the state’s Attorney General’s office investigates possible criminal activities by local elected officials.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:09 p.m.
The Idaho Democratic Party is protesting a statewide, 22-billboard voter education campaign launched by the Idaho Secretary of State’s office for the upcoming March 8 presidential primary, because the billboards …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
The Idaho House narrowly passed legislation Wednesday to remove the state’s distinction as one of just two states that imposes sales taxes on Girl Scout cookies, after North Idaho Rep. …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Three defendants in an alleged multistate drug trafficking ring pleaded not guilty Wednesday in federal court in Coeur d’Alene.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 10:45 a.m.
Police say a farm employee’s body has been recovered from an Idaho dairy waste pond about 10 hours after he went missing.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
A North Idaho man pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing a Spokane woman and dumping her body in a slough near Hauser Lake last year.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 10:56 a.m.
Idaho U.S. Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch addressed the state House and Senate today, and both told lawmakers they’re the ones doing things right. “It is so fabulous to …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
A visit to Mars is still the stuff of best-selling fiction and big-budget Hollywood movies. But a North Idaho woman has played a real role in imagining the human experience …