Stories tagged: idaho
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Grip on Sports: No matter what gets in your eyes, it’s easy to see what will happen tonight
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It may be hard to see in the Bay Area right now due to the local fires, but the smoke shouldn’t derail Washington State’s game …
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017
Burley woman struggles to reclaim life after car crash
Nearly a year after a Burley woman was critically injured when she was hit by a car as she walked in a rain storm, she continues to fight to regain …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Reaction to Trump health care order divided across region
Reaction to President Donald Trump’s executive order on federal health care reform Thursday was swift and divided across the region.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
Officials: Indictments could mean end of new Idaho gang
Idaho’s new U.S. Attorney Bart Davis says he believes a new offshoot of the street and prison gang Surenos is close to being eradicated after a series of indictments in …
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Thursday seems like a good day to express some disdain
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It seems like a good morning to pass along some statements. Not from the big names in sports, but just our own. Read on.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:29 p.m.
Armed robbery suspect faces 3 felony counts
An Orofino man accused of binding two women with rope and robbing them at gunpoint of jewelry and prescription medications has been charged with three felony counts.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:26 p.m.
Lewiston city council candidate Follett drops out of race
A large field of candidates for Lewiston City Council shrank by one Tuesday as Greg Follett dropped out of the race five days after it emerged that he purchased cocaine …
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:22 p.m.
Moscow Public Library seeks new look
The Moscow Public Library was built in 1906 and expanded in 1982, but only minor restorations and improvements have been completed in the last 35 years despite the city’s population …
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
Idaho schools chief to run for re-election
Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra says she will run for re-election in 2018.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:16 p.m.
Deputy injured when 2 Idaho jail inmates try to escape
An Idaho jail deputy sustained head injuries after two inmates assaulted the deputy during an escape attempt.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:05 p.m.
Idaho lawyers consider suit, seek Porsche crash witnesses
Lawyers representing a child, who was injured last month when a Porsche plowed into a crowd of spectators at a Boise car show, are seeking witnesses to the crash in …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
New Idaho PAC wants Independents, Democrats to register GOP
A former GOP state lawmaker has launched a new political action committee to encourage Independent and Democratic voters to register as Republicans so they can participate in Idaho’s closed GOP …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
Idaho governor fills Senate seat vacancy
Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter has appointed an Idaho Falls businessman to fill the Senate vacancy created by Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis’ recent retirement to serve as U.S. Attorney for …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 2:09 p.m.
Woman injured in eastern Idaho drive-by shooting
Police in the eastern Idaho town of Chubbuck are investigating after a woman was injured in a drive-by shooting.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 1:53 p.m.
Eastern Idaho owner of dogs that mauled woman faces charges
Police in the eastern Idaho town of Blackfoot said a man has been charged with several misdemeanors after his dogs mauled a woman and killed her pet.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
Police, family seek information on unsolved Idaho homicide
Police and family are still searching for answers after the people who robbed an Idaho convenience store and killed an employee have remained on the loose for nearly three years.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
From heartache to big break for Coeur d’Alene actor
Bevers, 33, of Coeur d’Alene, lived in an emotional hell for several months after a life-changing split from his significant other last November. Deeply in love and unable to cope, …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Idaho appeals court: Don’t equivocate when seeking attorney
Don’t do any hemming and hawing if you’re trying to invoke your right to an attorney. That’s the message in an Idaho Court of Appeals ruling handed down in the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
N. Idaho senator joins lieutenant governor race
A northern Idaho lawmaker is joining the race to win the state’s open lieutenant governor seat in 2018.
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 8:46 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The Seahawks’s offense wakes up just in time to keep the Rams in range
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Its modern meaning might be a bit different, but late in the second quarter yesterday, the Seahawks’ offense woke – as in woke up – …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
The story of bald eagle shot by poacher made into a book
Beauty, a bald eagle, was shot by a poacher and left for dead with a shattered beak. She was rescued and brought to Birds of Prey Northwest, where she has …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It’s a cliché, but Saturdays in the fall are really fun
A GRIP ON SPORTS • A quick spin around the cliché dial for your Sunday morning – and my birthday. You can send presents – if the following column doesn’t …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 8:36 a.m.
Trump declares disaster in Idaho due to flooding
President Donald Trump has declared that a major disaster exists in Idaho due to flooding from March 29 to June 15.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Idaho congressional candidate wants to help Trump
Back in the political game after a nearly 25-year absence, former Idaho attorney general and Lewiston native David Leroy is hitching his campaign to the president’s wagon train.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Grip on Sports: A Saturday in early October is always perfect for watching football
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s another cool, crisp fall Saturday morning, so we are constitutionally mandated to talk college football. No one here wants to head to jail, so …
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
Study: Coeur d’Alene employee pay best in state
A review by the city of Coeur d’Alene says its public employees are paid more and have better benefits packages than their peers in other metropolitan areas across the state.
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
Son charged with murder after parents found dead
A former Idaho police officer has been charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection to the death of his parents, law enforcement authorities said in court documents.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Bergdahl expected to plead guilty, avoid trial
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for half a decade after abandoning his Afghanistan post, is expected to plead guilty to desertion and misbehavior before …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Feds plan to remove protections for 10 million acres of sage grouse habitat
The Interior Department said Thursday it is withdrawing protections for 10 million acres of federal lands used by the threatened sage grouse to open it up for energy development.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
Idaho gubernatorial candidate releases economic assets
Idaho gubernatorial candidate Tommy Ahlquist has voluntarily released his economic assets, fulfilling a campaign promise under the political newcomer’s recently released ethics reform plan.