Stories tagged: idaho
SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 6:29 A.M.
Grip on Sports: Will WSU be the big Pac-12 favorite that has a tough time today?
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are four football games in the Pac-12 today. All of them, including the one in Pullman this afternoon, include a double-digit favorite. What happened …
SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016
Idaho employer of refugees wrongly attacked
Chobani’s critics see a conspiracy to infiltrate the U.S. with Muslims and displace U.S. workers with a low-wage labor force.
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 9:33 P.M.
Men’s basketball: Idaho topples Lewis-Clark State in exhibition
Jordan Scott and Brayon Blake scored 14 points apiece Friday as Idaho completed its men’s basketball exhibition schedule with an 80-66 win over Lewis-Clark State in Moscow, Idaho. Blake also …
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 5:23 P.M.
Eastern women’s soccer edges Idaho for spot in Big Sky tournament title match
Sophomore Allison Raniere scored her first goal of the season with time running down Friday as Eastern Washington clinched a spot in the Big Sky Conference women’s soccer tournament title …
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 5:53 P.M.
Election-related harassment in North Idaho reflective of hardened political attitudes
Claims of election-related intimidation and harassment in Bonner and Boundary counties haven’t been confirmed by authorities, but for some local politicians, both Republican and Democrat, the claims are believable.
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 8:18 A.M.
Grip on Sports: The Cubs gave us something to see after 108 years of futility
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We have a rule around these here parts. We don’t write about the same subject two consecutive days. Hah. We also don’t see the Cubs …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 9:02 P.M.
Collared wolf dead, 3 others survive in Idaho wilderness
Three of four wolves fitted with tracking collars in a central Idaho wilderness area last year by state officials without federal approval are surviving as another winter approaches.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 8:15 P.M.
Researchers use dead fish to kill lake trout embryos
Dead fish are being used to kill lake trout embryos in an experimental method to combat a threat to a native Yellowstone Lake species. Researchers successfully killed all the embryos …
TUESDAY, NOV. 1, 2016, 5:33 P.M.
Cougar volleyball team trying to regain aggressive mindset
Washington State climbed to the top of the Pac-12 volleyball standings in early October with a 5-0 record that included wins over three top 10 opponents.The Cougars have dropped five …
MONDAY, OCT. 31, 2016, 1:35 P.M.
Prosecutors: Coeur d’Alene’s ‘Bo’ Kirk abducted and shot in road rage killing
William “Bo” Kirk was kidnapped, bound and shot to death in a road-rage incident in Coeur d’Alene, prosecutors alleged in court Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, OCT. 29, 2016, 4:15 P.M.
Hayden man suspected in ‘Bo’ Kirk’s death booked into jail
Officials arrested 44-year-old David E. Hutto for second-degree murder Friday evening in connection with the death of Coeur d’Alene resident William “Bo” Kirk.
FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016, 11:18 A.M.
Idaho Democrats call on feds to investigate intimidation claims
Idaho Democratic Party Chairman Bert Marley says he has asked the U.S. Attorney’s office to investigate complaints of voter intimidation in northern Idaho.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 5:23 P.M.
Detectives seek witnesses, video footage in probe of N. Idaho homicide
Detectives investigating the killing of William “Bo” Kirk, a Coeur d’Alene man who went missing Saturday night, are putting out an appeal to witnesses of any unusual activity in several …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 3:54 P.M.
Dental provider sues Idaho over $130M contract
A dental service provider has filed a lawsuit claiming the Idaho Department of Administration violated the state’s procurement laws in awarding a $130 million contract designed to administer dental benefits …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 11:08 A.M.
Idaho prep runners make long trek to state cross country meets
It seems appropriate that North Idaho cross country runners are headed to southeastern Idaho for state meets on Saturday.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 12:45 P.M.
Coeur d’Alene man reported missing has been found
Coeur d’Alene Police said Thursday morning that a Coeur d’Alene man missing since Tuesday has been found. Previously the man was last seen at Lacrosse Health and Rehab at 210 …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 10:30 A.M.
Service dog stolen in Post Falls is back home
A Yorkshire terrier named Bridgett that was inside a car stolen Oct. 8 in Post Falls has been found and returned to her owner.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 8:27 A.M.
Grip on Sports: From WSU to Seahawks and everywhere in between, we’re trying to link your world
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Have you ever moved from one place to another and decided this was a good time to re-invent your image? It’s a habit deeply ingrained …
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 4:09 P.M.
Moscow, Idaho, triple murderer wants to take back pleas
A Moscow man convicted of killing three people last year is asking to withdraw his guilty pleas. John Lee, 31, filed a two-page handwritten motion Monday arguing he was “not …
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 3:26 P.M.
Police stumped by suspicious disappearance of Idaho X-ray tech
Police are puzzled by the suspicious disappearance Saturday of a Coeur d’Alene man after he left his job as an X-ray technician at a Post Falls hospital.
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 12:48 P.M.
Driver pleads guilty to manslaughter in Idaho crash that killed Spokane man, 2 girls
A Hayden man has pleaded guilty to three felony counts of vehicular manslaughter for causing a head-on collision last year that killed a Spokane man and his two young daughters.
MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016, 2:05 P.M.
Shasta Groene wants sex offenders to spend life behind bars
Shasta Groene, who was kidnapped from her North Idaho home by serial killer Joseph Edward Duncan in May 2005, has started a
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 9:25 A.M.
Prosecutors drop charges in juvenile inmate sex abuse case
A former Idaho juvenile corrections nurse accused of having sex with inmates has had all charges against her dropped.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 7:16 P.M.
Seattle-area businessman buys Silver Mountain Resort in Kellogg
Tryg Fortun has been skiing Silver Mountain for many years and loves the resort. Loves it so much, in fact, the Seattle-area businessman has bought the Kellogg ski destination.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 6:58 P.M.
Larry Eustachy to remain with Colorado State through 2020-21 season
Colorado State extended basketball coach Larry Eustachy’s contract Thursday through the 2020-21 season, adding a year to his existing deal. Eustachy enters the season 11 wins away from 500 for …
MONDAY, OCT. 17, 2016, 1:30 P.M.
Idaho agriculture group balks at Clif Bar Foundation video
Southern Idaho’s agriculture community was happy to welcome a major Clif Bar production facility recently, but the company’s “Mr. Seed” video that criticizes conventional agriculture has been less well received.
MONDAY, OCT. 17, 2016, 12:10 P.M.
Central Oregon man sentenced for poisoning Idaho wolf
A central Oregon man who put poison on a deer carcass in a central Idaho wilderness leading to the death of a wolf and a dog has been sentenced to …
FRIDAY, OCT. 14, 2016, 5:43 P.M.
College basketball: Idaho men selected second in Big Sky preseason coaches’ poll
Idaho, which returns its top five scorers from last season, was selected No. 2 in the Big Sky Conference men’s basketball preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced Friday.
FRIDAY, OCT. 14, 2016, 1:52 P.M.
Scarywood will host hazmat drill for emergency responders
Where else to stage a frightening hazardous materials scenario than at Scarywood? The Halloween makeover at Silverwood Theme Park in North Idaho will serve as the setting Tuesday for a …
FRIDAY, OCT. 14, 2016, 3 A.M.
Gonzaga continues to build on success
While football boosters apparently are taking their support away from Idaho, Gonzaga’s growth has shown what the exposure from a successful sports program can bring to a university.