Stories tagged: idaho
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
The hotline Targeted Adult Service Coordination program doesn’t exist in Idaho, where police officers and sheriff’s deputies may be the first and only people to respond to mental health emergencies …
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Idaho’s latest study on the Lewiston Plateau deep aquifer is providing insight into where development may be sustainable, and where it may not be.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
‘The damage is already done’: Anglers celebrate revival of steelhead season, but say economic impacts will likely remain for fishing guides and tourism
Those who would have been affected by the closure of the steelhead fishery in Idaho came together Sunday to celebrate an agreement reached Friday that will leave most areas in …
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
University of Idaho football player Kyree Curington was arrested Saturday afternoon and faces a charge of rape, according to the Latah County Jail roster.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Every once in while people need to vent. Sort of like a volcano. Today’s that day for me. Read on.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
What started as a trip into the mountains of eastern Bingham County to find a Christmas tree almost ended in tragedy.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
Twenty-nine years ago, instructional media services researchers at the University of Idaho received an eerie phone call.
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 10:37 a.m.
Federal officials will shut down an Idaho nuclear waste treatment project after determining it would not be economically feasible to bring in radioactive waste from other states.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
Idaho wildlife officials have approved an agreement with conservation groups and sport anglers to keep most steelhead fishing areas open.
Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 3:45 a.m.
Both the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene Marine Toys for Tots organization say they often need toys for young children the most. Leader of Toys for Tots Coeur d’Alene said its …
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.