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Idaho jobless rate falls to 2-year low in November

The unemployment rate in Idaho fell three-tenths of a percentage point to a two-year low of 8.5 percent in November. State officials say that’s the largest one-month decline since 1983.


UC Riverside drops Idaho

MOSCOW, Idaho – Guard Tre’Shonti Nottingham had a career-high 28 points and 13 rebounds Thursday to lead UC Riverside to a 70-57 nonconference women’s basketball win at Idaho. Nottingham finished …


White House moves to clarify endangered species listings

The Obama administration proposed a new rule today that would end a practice in which some endangered species were classified differently in neighboring states.


Geiger’s career night leads Vandals

Deremy Geiger had career highs with 27 points and seven 3-pointers, leading Idaho to a 74-60 win over Oregon State Friday night.


Charlston scores career-high 22 points in Idaho women’s win

Sophomore Alyssa Charlston scored 17 of her career-high 22 points in the first half Thursday night as Idaho (3-6) cruised past visiting Carroll (Mont.) College 63-40 in nonconference women’s basketball …


Vandals’ Cowan has shot at punting title

Bobby Cowan was the newbie in 2008, an 18-year-old freshman who shadowed T.J. Conley during the most successful season for a punter in University of Idaho history.


North Idaho homeless get new warming center

Homeless people in North Idaho now have a place to stay warm every night of the week. Ground Force Manufacturing, a Post Falls company, is offering an unused warehouse as …


Difference maker for Idaho men

Kyle Barone, F/C Last year the Vandals weren’t sure what they would get from Kyle Barone. The skilled big man exploded for at least 18 points five times – but …


Whitworth holds high hopes for regional

The Whitworth Pirates were hoping to host the regional round of the NCAA Division III volleyball tournament. Instead, they’ll be facing the host team, Cal Lutheran, in the first round …


Idaho treasurer defends hiring limos for NYC trips

A stretch limousine for eight people — with minibar, mood lights and TV — awaited Idaho Sen. Dean Cameron when he arrived with his wife at New York’s John F. …


Eastern Washington, Idaho battle for postseason berths

The Idaho Vandals and Eastern Washington Eagles find themselves in the muddled middle of their conference volleyball standings as the regular season winds down. Both feel they have a shot …


Unemployment in Idaho drops

Idaho’s jobless rate went down two-tenths of a point to 9 percent in September, the first time it’s been below the national rate since last November, the Idaho Department of …


New Idaho legislative district map drawn

BOISE – Idaho’s second 2011 redistricting commission unanimously adopted a map laying out the state’s 35 legislative districts. The unity of the three Republican, three Democrat panel’s decision Friday was …


Pressure’s on Vandals’ Reader

Football: Brian Reader has been here before. He’s seen Robb Akey make a sudden switch at quarterback to shake things up, and he knows it can work. That’s because the …


Vandals after more than cash against Virginia

He’s a bedrock senior and defensive captain, a player who last year exerted so much energy in a blowout loss to Nevada that he was immediately taken to a hospital …


Recently back from Iraq, Guard members play for day at Silverwood

Brian Dalka was in Iraq with the Idaho Army National Guard during his second daughter’s birth. “But I heard it over the phone,” Dalka said. Dalka, his wife and two …


Vandals would like to make amends against Fresno

MOSCOW, Idaho – The opening week of conference play, the Dads’ Weekend crowd, the fact that Fresno State will ditch the WAC after this year – all these factors should …


Audit: Idaho improperly paid $82 million in benefits

An Idaho agency that doles out unemployment benefits improperly made about $82 million in payments over a three-year period, a federal audit fou


Idaho’s Akey has high praises for Texas A&M

Robb Akey was scanning through Texas A&M’s offensive formations on film the other day when something caught his eye.


Hecla Superfund settlement approved

A federal judge has approved a $263.4 million settlement with Hecla Mining Co. that resolves one of the nation’s largest Superfund lawsuits. The money paid by Hecla will be used …


Inspection stations find 24 infected boats

At least 24 boats harboring invasive quagga mussels have been intercepted since March at Idaho’s roadside boat inspection stations. That may not seem like a huge catch from more than …


Area Roundup: Gonzaga women capture soccer title

Sarah Rhodes scored her third goal of the weekend to give the Gonzaga women’s soccer team a 1-0 win over Boise State and the Bronco Invite title Sunday in Boise. …


Idaho at end of list for electric vehicles

BOISE – Idaho will be among the last states where electric cars will be sold, officials from the auto industry say. Representatives from Nissan Motor Co. told the Idaho Business …


Former Vandal, Cougar Hopson finds way to Argentina

Phil and Lauren Hopson’s only son was born in Argentina in 1986, and soon after the new parents had the same thought: Perhaps their boy would return one day to …


Area roundup: Bandits advance to championship round at state

Blake Bozett finished 5 for 6 with four runs and the Spokane Bandits banged out 28 hits to outlast Pepsi Pak 24-20 at the American Legion Senior state tournament at …


Avista wants to decrease Idaho electric rates

Avista Utilities has asked Idaho regulators to lower the bills of electric customers in that state as part of an annual “power cost adjustment” process.


Hospice residence to open in Coeur d’Alene

Landscapers on Monday were planting maple trees outside Idaho’s first residential Hospice House in anticipation of a community dedication of the Coeur d’Alene facility tonight. Following a year of construction, …


Addition of Texas-Arlington gives WAC 10 members for 2012

The reshaping of the Western Athletic Conference continued Thursday with the addition of the University of Texas-Arlington. But don’t expect the membership changes to stop there. With UTA, which will …


Homeless numbers decline in Idaho

A statewide count indicates 2,199 people are homeless in Idaho, a 6 percent decrease from the 2,346 people counted as homeless in 2010. Of those, 1,310 were single and 889 …


Judge blocks Idaho anti-union law

BOISE, Idaho — A federal judge has blocked a new state law that sought to strip labor unions of power, ruling the measure passed this year during a flurry of …