Stories tagged: idaho
Wed., Oct. 23, 2019, 7:35 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: Nationals’ win shows the world how good baseball can be still – and how it can get even better
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is something about the World Series that brings the little boy and/or girl in all of us, isn’t there? At least it happened again …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019, 8:06 a.m.
The economic forces of construction and development that drive many North Idaho communities has come to a halt in Spirit Lake because of a basic public service: the sewers.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 20, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
The Idaho State Police did not release the name of the man driving the truck or the woman, who was taken to Kootenai Health for treatment after the incident just …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Got any plans this afternoon? What’s that? The same thing you did yesterday all day? Watching football? Good, good. See you there.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
Each year in October, tattoo artists and enthusiasts flock to a convention center in North Idaho for a Halloween-themed celebration of all things body modification and macabre. The All Hallows …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 2:06 p.m.
State wildlife officials in central Idaho say they killed an orphaned black bear cub rather than send it to a rehabilitation facility because success isn’t guaranteed, and Idaho already has …
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What is it the good book says? Something about it rains on the just and the unjust alike. I’ve always interpreted that to mean, in …
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 5 a.m.
Diana Butler Bass, a leading voice in progressive Christianity, will be in Moscow this month to lead a conference on gratitude. The author known for her texts on American religion …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 4:27 p.m.
Idaho will start enrollment in its newly expanded Medicaid program on Nov. 1, with benefits starting Jan. 1, and the state already has identified about 70,000 people it knows are …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Some smaller Idaho school districts are struggling to retain teachers who are tempted by the bigger paychecks and increased resources offered by larger districts. The Post Register reports records from …
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
Idaho’s 2.9% seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged in September for the third consecutive month.
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
For hunters heading to Idaho, make sure to check out the Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s Access Yes! program providing hunters access to private lands.
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019, 8:15 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: Is there any way to get Fridays off this time of year? After all, the sports weekend has started already
A GRIP ON SPORTS • So much to do. Flu shot, rake leaves, check when daylight savings ends, buy candy, plan the weekend. Fall Fridays. Love them.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
Ward, who played Scut Farkus in the holiday classic “A Christmas Story,” is in Coeur d’Alene for the Lake City Comicon on Saturday.
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 8:28 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s another crowded Thursday, so let’s get right to it. From Zags to Cougars to Eagles to preps, there is a lot to cover.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 8:23 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: With the Nationals headed to the World Series, the Mariners are the only franchise still outside looking in
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Yes, it’s October. Late October in fact. And we are going to discus Mariners’ baseball. It’s important.
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 8 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: With a typical college football Saturday in the rearview mirror, it’s time to turn our attention to the Seahawks and Cleveland
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Another NFL Sunday morning is here. The Seahawks are in the Eastern Time Zone, so their game will begin at 10 a.m. Not the best, …
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: It’s another Saturday in college football season, which is fine by itself, but there is also baseball, which adds another dimension
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s time to cover a little ground on this college football Saturday. So let’s get started.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
Avista Utilities has reached a settlement with stakeholders in a rate case that could reduce electric service rates for Idaho customers.
Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: The weekend shouldn’t just be packed with yard work when there is so much to enjoy on your TV
A GRIP ON SPORTS • As Satchel Paige used to say, looking ahead is better than looking back. Or something like that. Satch must have been a football fan on …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
A thief stealing gas from a U-Haul in Post Falls made a series of bad choices when caught in the act by the gendarmes.
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 11:07 a.m.
“Ten years of fear” is Silverwood Theme Park’s slogan for Scarywood Haunted Nights in 2019, commemorating its inception in 2009. For a month of each year, the Inland Northwest’s amusement …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 6 a.m.
Evelyn Kaide doesn’t know what to tell people, or even what to think, about the unprecedented state of B-run steelhead that return to the Clearwater River.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
The forest in and around one of the nation’s top ski destinations is in trouble from an ongoing combination of unusually warm temperatures, drought, wildfires, insect invaders and pathogens. The …
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019, 8:34 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s a rare fall Saturday the past couple decades in which we haven’t had to work. Which opened an almost unlimited vista of opportunities on …
Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 8:54 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: No matter what was behind the change, Washington State will have a new look on defense
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was just a few months ago Washington State was celebrating its most successful football season ever. And it was less than a month ago …
Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 5 a.m.
Wanda Irish, who served two four-year terms as mayor of the small resort town of roughly 200 people, withdrew her name from the mayor’s race last month. That leaves only …
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 8:35 a.m.
A Grip on Sports: The Seahawks, led by Russell Wilson’s exceptional play, had those watching at home hollering at their television sets
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s been just less than 80 years since the first televised NFL game, a battle between the Philadelphia Eagles and, get this, the Brooklyn Dodgers. …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
The three caribou that were taken from the Selkirk and Purcell mountains in January have integrated with a herd near Revelstoke, B.C., according to Bart George, a biologist for the …
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
In 2009, Silverwood took a 180-degree turn with Scarywood Haunted Nights. If you’re a fan of “Stranger Things,” you can think of Scarywood as the Upside Down of Silverwood – …