Stories tagged: idaho
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
A cyanide device meant to kill coyotes went off in a field near Theresa Mansfield’s Pocatello home, injuring her son Canyon and killing his yellow Lab, Kasey, on March 16, …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 2 p.m.
A man accused of playing a part in a multimillion-dollar cellphone smuggling ring told the Idaho Press on Wednesday that his biggest concern is the future of the private classical …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Despite the hundreds of thousands of people outside of this Franklin County city who think that a local biology teacher who allegedly fed a live puppy to a snapping turtle …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Grip on Sports: After denying the importance of the game, WSU denies Eastern much of a chance for another upset
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Washington State’s week of denial ended Saturday night with its defense denying Eastern Washington much of a chance to score. And the Cougars showing on …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
While Lewiston’s Normal Hill is known for its historic homes, some of its finest gems have fallen into disrepair over the decades. A husband and wife team of Lewiston cardiologists …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 1:25 p.m.
There’s a chance a proposal to designate the Lochsa River corridor as a National Historic site could be scuttled even before the state review board considers it.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 4:19 p.m.
Two of the top staffers for Idaho Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan have resigned with less than two months left before the Nov. 6 election.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
The University of Idaho and U.S. Forest Service’s Boise National Forest say they’ve identified human remains from Native Americans in their holdings that will be turned over to present-day tribes.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
A 31-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to two counts of felony injury to a child following a car fire that killed one of her children and injured another.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s just one of those fall Fridays, isn’t it? You take a look at the television schedule, check the weather report, say a little pray …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
In spite of assurances that listing the Lochsa River corridor in the National Register of Historic Places would not negatively affect the public, a large, vocal group of people at …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene landscape architect Jon Mueller knew where he wanted to be on what would have been his father’s 100th birthday, Sept. 8 – the bridge over Mica Creek up …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Cleanup work has resumed at an eastern Idaho nuclear site months after the rupture of several barrels containing radioactive sludge.
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
A trip to Boise’s Table Rock to see the city lights turned sour last month when a woman returned to the parking lot to find her vehicle had been crashed …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
An Asotin County public defender facing a DUI charge made her first appearance as a defendant Tuesday in District Court.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Idaho anglers and hunters have to contend with more than just elusive fish and wildlife. Now, even their licenses and tags are vanishing.
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
An investigation revealed that a truck driver who authorities say caused a crash that killed him and three Idaho airmen had more than 20 traffic violations in several states.
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Idahoans may see smaller refunds when filing their 2018 taxes next year because of major changes tied to the new tax law, Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter’s budget office warned on …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
More traffic deaths happen during the summer than any other time of year. Idaho State police say they responded to a fatal accident nearly every day this year during a …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
A former employee of a state-run facility in Nampa has filed a whistleblower claim against two Idaho agencies, saying she spoke up about abuse and neglect, then was pulled from …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Earlier this month, Bill Wade celebrated 55 years of marriage to his wife, Lou Wade. Earlier this year, he celebrated his 78th birthday. But perhaps most importantly, he recently passed …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 7:57 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The first Sunday of NFL football is over. Why is it that, despite wholesale changes in the offseason, so many teams haven’t really changed at …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 7:45 a.m.
The veteran retreat, in its fourth year, is funded and facilitated by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 889 and the VFW Post 889 Auxiliary with support from generous partners …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 2 p.m.
Health experts say they are alarmed by a significant increase in reports of sexually transmitted diseases both throughout the state and nationally.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Deputy Chief Kirk Carpenter of the Nampa Fire Department told the crowd at the annual Idaho Fallen Firefighters Memorial ceremony on Friday that he’s a third-generation firefighter, following in the …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Tara Westover, a featured author for Spokesman’s Northwest Passages Book Club, to give presentation at UI
Author Tara Westover will take part in the Runstad Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Monday with a presentation on her book, “Educated: A Memoir.” Last May, she was a featured …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
On the steps of the Idaho State Capitol Building, issues of Second Amendment rights and gun control played out not at the hands of the nearly 1,000 who came to …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
Grip on Sports: From emotional releases to penalties to calling off the fight, yesterday’s action kept our attention
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It may not have been officially be Flag Day, but that’s how it felt Saturday around here. Washington State raised its Cougar one in an …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The land, which belongs to the U.S. Department of Energy, is commonly known as the Idaho National Laboratory site. In Idaho Falls, they simply call it “The Site.”
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018
On Saturday, roughly 600 joined in the annual Free the Snake Flotilla, a protest of the four lower Snake River Dams.