Stories tagged: idaho
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Only a small number of new and existing homes are available on the market, far too few to meet demand. Median sales prices are high, and there doesn’t seem to …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Idaho is one of just three states that provides its prison inmates virtually no way to earn time off for good behavior behind bars, and its “compassionate release” program for …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
A 47-year-old Boise veterinarian accused of molesting a young girl for nine years, starting when she was 5, has reached a plea deal with prosecutors, according to court records.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 10:24 a.m.
A man and woman got lost inside a mazelike ice cave in Wyoming for nearly two days and were hypothermic when rescuers found them.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
It appears the Idaho State Board of Education may decide the fate of University of Idaho Athletic Director Rob Spear this week when it meets at Idaho State University.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Eastern Idaho authorities say three men sustained serious injuries when their small plane crashed near the Idaho-Wyoming border.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 8:23 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you are old enough to remember, there was a time when people were allowed to smoke cigarettes anywhere. Offices, banks, movie theaters, you name …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg, the Kootenai County woman in the center of a murder investigation ofi her husband who died in February, had her arraignment delayed until October on charges of …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Six years later, Cave Canyon is now showing proof of successful rehabilitation efforts.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 12:03 p.m.
Many Magic Valley students will no longer receive free breakfast at school this year after the Federal School Lunch Program changed its eligibility formula.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Zack Moore has always been a fan of Superman, and now he’s relying on others’ superhuman capacity for giving to help him and his family overcome a devastating injury.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
No matter how straight people steer their boats, they still might be pulled over by law enforcement officers on the water for safety checks.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A survey released recently shows that Medicaid expansion is likely blazing a trail for gubernatorial hopeful Paulette Jordan.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
More than 25 acres of standing wheat was burned in a fire at the top of the Lewiston Grade Friday evening, and additional structure losses and other disruptions are currently …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
As state lawmakers face a pricey proposal for a $500 million prison expansion, Idaho judges have been studying the state’s felony sentencing laws and processes with an eye to reforms.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
Ada County’s drug court is one of Idaho’s 71 problem-solving courts, which range from drug courts and DUI courts to mental health courts, veterans treatment courts, and child-protection drug courts, …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 10:39 a.m.
The 64-year-old cattle rancher doesn’t have to prove who he is. His task, in part, is to prove who he isn’t: Gov. Butch Otter, the man who named him to …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 7:22 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Ever get up on a Sunday morning and wonder “what if?” No, not “what if” you had cut yourself off an hour earlier last night. …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
A man who gained international attention when he rode his wheelchair from Port Angeles to Portland in 2016 is preparing for a 13-day journey that will take him through the …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
The body of a 19-year-old northern Idaho woman has been recovered from the Snake River.
Sat., Aug. 11, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Before we begin the weekend, we need to check in with the Mariners, Cougars and the weatherman
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Have a lot on your to-do list today? Me too. First is to check in with Washington State football. Then the Mariners. And maybe a …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
Two men from Idaho have been sentenced to no more time behind bars for pointing assault-style weapons toward heavily armed federal agents during an April 2014 standoff near Nevada cattleman …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 1:02 p.m.
A final management plan is in place for one of three new central Idaho wilderness areas.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 10 a.m.
A southwestern Idaho man who unlawfully sold firearms has been sentenced to three years and four months in prison.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
A trial is underway in northwestern Montana in the case of an Idaho woman charged with killing her former boyfriend on a rural road near Yaak in January 2017.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
An Idaho man who tried to revive a fellow drug user who overdosed will spend two decades in prison for distributing the drug that resulted in the man’s death.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 9:49 a.m.
The Butch Cassidy Museum in Montpelier, Idaho, is getting a face-lift.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • A pretty eventful Thursday evening, wasn’t it? The M’s debuted a new lineup (it worked), Felix Hernandez was exiled to the bullpen and NFL preseason …
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 1:31 p.m.
Idaho health insurers plan to raise rates an average of 8 percent for their 2019 plans sold directly to customers, mostly through the state’s Your Health Idaho exchange.
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
For the hundreds of thousands of people who line the route of the Seattle Seafair Torchlight Parade, the Big Idaho Potato truck was love at first sight.