Stories tagged: idaho
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
The University of Idaho could boast the largest research dairy in the country within the next decade.
Thu., March 14, 2019, 8:58 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Wednesday night’s loss marked the end of WSU’s basketball season but probably not Ernie Kent’s tenure
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Is this the end? The end of Ernie Kent’s elaborate plans? Of everything that stands in Washington State’s basketball program, the end? Read on.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene wants to host the world’s largest snowball fight this weekend. Bill Greenwood, Coeur d’Alene Parks director, expects only a few hundred people to show up to the planned …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 3:22 p.m.
The federal government could pay up to $1,000 to people who adopt wild horses thanks to a new incentive program that aims to reduce the animals’ chronic overpopulation.
Wed., March 13, 2019, 12:57 p.m.
University of Idaho officials are asking the State Board of Education to allow the school to loan itself $29 million for a new arena.
Wed., March 13, 2019, 8:51 a.m.
Grip on Sports: There are bad days and then there are awful days, like the one Gonzaga had Tuesday in Las Vegas
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Everyone who has ever visited Las Vegas can look back on a bad day or two in Sin City. It’s inevitable or they wouldn’t keep …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
A Montana man dubbed the AK-47 bandit and accused of holding up banks in several states has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank in Nebraska.
Tue., March 12, 2019, 8:36 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Some of us are old enough to remember 1999. Y2K, The Matrix, Jose Mesa, Livin’ la Vida Loca, Vin Baker’s knee, Jar Jar Binks. But …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Three men were arrested in Lewiston on suspicion of using fake lottery tickets to win more than $800 from Idaho businesses.
Mon., March 11, 2019, 6 a.m.
In 1984 a few concerned anglers, worried about the decline of the Henry’s Fork of the Snake River caused by unrestricted cattle grazing along its banks, gathered at a cabin …
UPDATED: Sun., March 10, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Investigators suspect alcohol was a factor in crash that killed a Cocolalla, Idaho, man north of Hayden on U.S. 95.
Sun., March 10, 2019, 8:47 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you decided not to worry about the West Coast Conference tournament until it was Gonzaga’s turn to play, you’ve missed a lot. How much? …
Sat., March 9, 2019, 11:56 a.m.
Sojourners’ Alliance expects to shut down its transitional housing program in early May because of a nearly $150,000 shortfall.
Sat., March 9, 2019, 8:45 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What are your plans for the weekend? Do they include any basketball? Or is a marvelous movie on the horizon? Read on.
Sat., March 9, 2019, 5 a.m.
A bill cleared the Idaho Senate floor on Thursday that could make life a lot simpler for the Panida Theater in Sandpoint – and other historic theaters like it.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Now you know March is really here – postseason college basketball tournaments are beginning
A GRIP ON SPORTS • And so it begins. If you were flipping around the dial last night, you may have seen snippets – or full games – from the …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 11:23 a.m.
The family of an elderly couple who were hit by a car while crossing a Boise street say they’re still trying to come to grips with the aftermath of the …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
School officials in Idaho are working to combat the ever-growing rise of computer viruses and hacking of school data.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:51 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • I’m not sure why Pac-12 basketball is so down this season. But I am sure about one thing: It doesn’t hold my interest like it …
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
University of Idaho presidential candidate Diane Z. Chase addressed community members in a pair of open forums Monday, starting off a week of meet-and-greets that will feature each of the …
Mon., March 4, 2019, 11:29 a.m.
The morgue in Idaho’s biggest county is running out of space to hold bodies.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 7:27 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Take a breath. Relax. Sit calmly for a moment. It’s time to prepare for college basketball’s stretch run. Read on.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 4 a.m.
Pastor Heather Seman says the Community United Methodist Church stands for inclusivity, contrary to an international conference of Methodists which upheld a ban on same-sex marriage and gay clergy. About …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 3:23 p.m.
The mayor of Middleton, Idaho, is reportedly in jail under arrest on a charge of domestic battery. No bail was set and he will remain in custody until he is …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
The American Bar Association has granted full approval to a Boise-based law school that struggled with accreditation. Concordia University-Portland announced in 2007 it would open a law school in downtown …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 7:31 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh yeah, basketball season. Not to be confused with baseball season or soccer season or anything else right now. Especially at the …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Two competing, and very different, Idaho polls about Medicaid expansion were released last week, one from a Florida group, Opportunity Solutions Project, purporting to show strong support among Idahoans for …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 12:54 p.m.
Idaho State Police may get the funding to purchase equipment that would allow investigators to distinguish hemp from marijuana after a high-profile case in the state grabbed headlines and prompted …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin said Friday that a photo she posted on Facebook of herself with members of an anti-government group is her way of showing support for another …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 8:54 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The newsboys on the corners may be gone, but the S-R sports section just keeps churning out the coverage
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you think newspapers are an extinct form of information delivery, think again. Today’s S-R sports page is proof they are still alive and typing. …