Stories tagged: idaho
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
A psychiatrist has found an Idaho mass stabbing suspect unfit to stand trial.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It seems like a good day to cover mistakes and misses, crowds and the lack of crowds
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There was a joke that has traveled around every newsroom from the beginning of time. As far as I know, it is still swirling around …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:49 a.m.
A Boise police officer shot and killed a pit bull attacking a golden retriever.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 6 a.m.
After Idaho steelhead closure anglers, outfitters and businesspeople find themselves at odds with their usual conservation allies
There was a time when businesses in Riggins proudly displayed small signs in their storefront windows proclaiming “Salmon Mean Business.”
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
A 31-year-old woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison following a car fire that killed one of her children and injured another.
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
Steelhead fishing outfitters, guides and anglers from the Lewiston-Clarkston Valley and Clearwater Valley have formed a Clearwater chapter of the Idaho River Community Alliance and are planning a protest and …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
A 38-year-old man was arrested in Coeur d’Alene on Tuesday morning, shortly after a road rage incident in which he allegedly pointed a gun at another motorist on Interstate 90, …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
A small dog in Idaho had a close call with a hawk.
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
The city of Lewiston unveiled a hefty $42 million price tag Monday for fixing all of its aging water system, from the intake on the Clearwater River to the nearby …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The Idaho Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case challenging the legality of Medicaid expansion, which was approved by voters in November with more than 60 percent of the …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
From the late 1970s into the early ’90s, Statesman archives document Bush visiting Idaho nine times. It was a different era: In the reliably Republican Idaho of today, visits from …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Idaho school districts will collect a record $202.2 million in voter-approved supplemental property tax levies this year.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 12:04 p.m.
A Rathdrum man died in the hospital on Saturday after single-car crash Friday on U.S. Highway 95.
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 8:54 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Eagles fly, Gonzaga shoots down Jays, M’s turn over their roster and a visit from an old friend
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were we? Oh sure, contemplating a franchise-changing M’s trade. Or wondering if Gonzaga would survive its first true road test. Maybe it was thinking …
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has appointed an eastern Idaho judge to the Idaho Supreme Court.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Varsel Jarnagin, 40, appeared in Kootenai County District Court to be arraigned on a vehicular manslaughter charge on Thursday, nearly six months after a crash that killed 23-year-old Alexa Mrgich.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 12:59 p.m.
Gov. Butch Otter on Thursday appointed a former Idaho State Bureau of Land Management director to replace the Fish and Game commissioner who resigned in October after photos of his …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Oil spill creates mess for Lewiston firm: Coleman Oil expected to pay more than $1 million in fines, costs related to contamination in Wenatchee
The Washington Department of Ecology has fined Coleman Oil of Lewiston $189,000 for an oil spill at its Wenatchee facility, and total fines and damages related to the incident are …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 6 a.m.
December is the darkest month, but it also brings a ray of hope for whitewater boaters longing for summer voyages down Idaho’s most-storied rivers.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 10:28 a.m.
The head of one of the world’s leading technology companies, and an adviser to and daughter of the nation’s president came to Idaho on Tuesday.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Grip on Sports: ‘Follow the money’ is not only a good tip for reporting but it also seems appropriate advice for college football’s major conferences
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As a former editor, I would like to present an edited version of a saying everyone knows: Money is the root of all. The word …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
A man in a reportedly stolen car led Idaho State Patrol on a high-speed chase Tuesday in Hayden that ended in what appeared a minor crash.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s adviser and daughter, and Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook visited Wilder schools Tuesday to examine the district’s use of technology.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 1:37 p.m.
A 16-year-old boy was shot by a Bannock County sheriff’s deputy after running from a traffic stop here on Friday night, authorities said.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Combatting ‘compassion fatigue’: Initiative focuses on well-being of Clarkston School District’s staff and students
A large part of Bruns’ job is helping students at the high-poverty school in Clarkston. But now his responsibilities have grown to include a focus on the well-being of staff …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
One of the nation’s largest student loan servicing companies may have driven tens of thousands of borrowers struggling with their debts into higher-cost repayment plans.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
For the past few years, Idaho’s Snake River salmon and Puget Sound orcas have become linked in the decadeslong battle over the fate of the four lower Snake River Dams …
Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
Two rail conductors who formerly worked for Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad are suing the train company in Idaho state court, claiming they became ill after being exposed to dangerous …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Gov. Butch Otter’s post-election farewell tour included visits to Boise’s business community.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 3 p.m.
As Lake Pend Oreille’s designated mail carrier – the latest in a line going back to the late 1930s – traveling from one place to another is pretty much Captain …