Colin Mulvany snapped this shot of Whitworth University communication majors Melia Deters, on top, and Skyler Noble take advantage of Monday’s warm weather to study in their hammocks strung between pine trees on campus. “I like being in fellowship with people, and when you’re in hammocks, it makes it even cooler,” Deters said.
Gov. Butch Otter has signed HB 324 into law, sharply increasing fines for violations of the Idaho Open Meeting Law. Fines for regular violations would rise from $50 to $250; fines for knowing violations would rise from $500 to $1,500; and fines for knowing, repeated violations would rise from $500 to $2,500
So that's where babies come from!
Seriously, in today's brave new world of human reproduction, this is an important ruling. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A woman who used a turkey baster to impregnate herself is on the losing side of a legal battle over parental rights.
Shahram Hadian, the Christian pastor and anti-Islam speaker who’s speaking in Sandpoint this morning, has released a three-page document headed “Concerns Regarding Idaho State Legislature Senate Bill 1067,” the child support enforcement bill that was killed by one vote in a House committee on the final day of this year’s legislative session.
SEATTLE – For the more than 10 million Americans with colorblindness, there’s never been a treatment, let alone a cure, for the condition that leaves them unable to distinguish certain hues.
Do you know anyone who is color blind?
Killings of unarmed black men by white police officers in the past year have touched off a national debate about police conduct, which has only escalated as additional interactions between police and suspects – lethal or otherwise – are captured on video by law enforcement or civilians. Here are some recent developments.
Post Falls police are searching for a shotgun-wielding robber who held up a Northwest Title Loan on Monday.
Video of the robbery shows a masked white man dressed in black walk into the office at about 1:20 p.m. at Pleasant View and Riverbend and threaten employees with the gun.
The Idaho Department of Health & Welfare is preparing to send out 155,000 letters to 155,000 Idaho families warning that they may lose their child support payments, due to lawmakers’ defeat of a bill on the final day of this year’s legislative session – but they’re not sending the letters yet.
The NYT story featuring Taryn Thompson is out. On FB Taryn says they didn't exactly get it all right. She's a "Mrs." not a single mom who relies on support and she can always depend upon her ex. But she's happy the issue is getting some ink.
Have you ever been misrepresented in a newspaper article?
Silverwood's Facebook page was hacked Saturday and filled with adult-themed material. Unfortunately, some followers didn't know the page was hacked and posted angry messages.
Have you ever been the victim of Internet hacking?
The state Board of Education, meeting late last week in Moscow, unanimously approved state schools Superintendent Sherri Ybarra’s request for a new one-year waiver from requirements of the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act/No Child Left Behind law, Idaho Education News reports.
A Coeur d’Alene man who recovered from a severe spinal cord injury to lead an active life and advocate for those with physical challenges was killed Sunday when his all-terrain vehicle went over a cliff above Lake Pend Oreille.