Stories tagged: idaho
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:14 a.m.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has placed a bounty on South Fork rainbows, giving anglers an incentive to keep more of them to thin their numbers. The prize …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 12:40 p.m.
Medicaid expansion in Idaho will be tracked as a stand-alone item so that lawmakers can see how much it’s costing and where the money is going.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 8:34 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It may not have been the No. 1 day in sports this year, but Saturday was pretty darn good
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As Saturdays go, yesterday was a slap in the face. In a good way. You know, like in one of those old-time movies where the …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Eleven months ago, amid confusion and misunderstandings, the Idaho House unexpectedly killed popular legislation to create a “pet-friendly” special license plate to benefit low-cost spay and neutering services in rural …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
The Coeur d’Alene science magnet school opens a new piano lab to give students access to even more musical learning.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is asking for hunter feedback on the 2019-20 big game season rules and regulations. Throughout March IDFG will hold open houses. Proposed changes …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
An Idaho House of Representatives committee will introduce legislation to legalize the growth, transportation and sale of hemp throughout the state
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 12:01 a.m.
Idaho received an overall grade of “F” in a new tobacco control report from the American Lung Association.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
Idaho Gov. Brad Little is recommending a $42.8 million budget for the Department of Parks and Recreation in fiscal 2020.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 12:35 p.m.
Idaho’s tax revenues continued to lag behind forecasts last month, coming in nearly 22 percent lower than expected.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 12:32 p.m.
An FBI agent was shot Thursday while attempting to serve a search warrant at a residence near the Nez Perce Tribal Fish Hatchery at Cherrylane in rural Nez Perce County.
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • One of the best aspects of being a sports fan, any type of sports fan, is when the unexpected happens. OK, when the “good” unexpected …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019
Hunters have ‘a moral obligation’ to carry on their culture, one Idahoan says. But how?
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:26 a.m.
State Rep. Priscilla Giddings, R-White Bird, had two bills introduced this week, dealing with the Bunker Hill Superfund site and federal land rights-of-way.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:23 a.m.
More eastern Idaho schools have been forced to close because of widespread flu-like illnesses.
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If Sunday is, as marketed by one of the major networks, “Football Night in America,” than maybe we should start calling Thursday, “College Basketball Night …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
Daniel Rose, a self-avowed confronter of socialists in Bonner County, has the backing of the Idaho Attorney General in a constitutional squabble with the rural health care provider. The hospital …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
Scott D. Rhodes, the neo-Nazi who plagued several parts of the country last year with hate-filled robocalls from his home in Sandpoint, is now living in Libby, Montana. But some …
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
University of Idaho President Chuck Staben told the UI Faculty Senate on Tuesday that a recent campuswide alert regarding tenured journalism professor Denise Bennett had nothing to do with harming …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
An Idaho woman charged with tampering with physical evidence connected to the disappearance of a Colorado mother is set to appear in court Friday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Idaho wildlife officials say a woman who thought she was breaking up a dog fight quickly realized she’d grabbed hold of a young mountain lion.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 8:18 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Thank goodness for Gonzaga basketball. And awards. If not for those related items, there would be nothing to chat about this morning. Or very little. …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 3:10 p.m.
Idaho’s attempt to withhold information about the source of its lethal injection drugs is similar to hiding the type of ammunition used by firing squads or the brand of rope …
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 8:19 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It is Super Bowl Sunday, all caps required. A national uprising – of sorts. It’s the closest thing our nation has these days to a …
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 5 a.m.
Idaho’s Division of Child Welfare, which oversees child protection, foster care and adoptions, is responsible for one of the state’s most vulnerable populations – children who may have been abused …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 8:10 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Sunday is all about football but today still holds the promise of a college basketball upset or two
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you can pull yourself away from the Lakers and the Warriors this evening, you have an opportunity to watch some decent college basketball. Read …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
Legislation to amend the state’s constitution to expand the rights of crime victims and their families will get a hearing
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:37 p.m.
A former Idaho Department of Correction employee testified Friday that prison supervisors kept three sets of financial books in an effort to hide the full costs of lethal injection executions …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
Grip on Sports: After the Huskies visited Spokane in December, we should have known where they would be right now
A GRIP ON SPORTS • When the University of Washington traveled across the state early in December and faced then No. 1-ranked Gonzaga, no one knew what the season would …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 4:17 a.m.
Before the 2018 midterm elections, cannabis advocates met at the Boise Public Library to discuss their desire to see legislative changes regarding both medical and recreational cannabis in Idaho.