Stories tagged: idaho
Sun., June 16, 2019, 8:32 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • This is my 62nd Father’s Day as either a son or a dad. That long run doesn’t make me an expert, of course, but it …
Sat., June 15, 2019, 7:01 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • A beautiful June Saturday morning seems to be a good day to examine a few hires and one firing in college sports. After all, there …
Fri., June 14, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
In a surprise move, the Idaho Fish and Game Commission reopened spring chinook salmon fishing on a portion of the Middle Fork of the Clearwater River east of Kooskia on …
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 7:46 p.m.
If approved by the IPUC, a typical household in Idaho using an average of 898 kilowatt hours per month could expect to see its bill increase $2.89 per month, or …
Mon., June 10, 2019, 7:49 a.m.
The family of an Idaho woman who died after her hair got caught in machinery at a seed plant has taken a lawsuit back to the state Supreme Court after …
UPDATED: Sun., June 9, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
This Boise forest guide uses nature to heal – and research shows it’s not ‘woo-woo.’
Sun., June 9, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Authorities have confirmed a second case of measles in the Idaho panhandle. The patient is a family member of a young child who was confirmed as the first case last …
Sun., June 9, 2019, 5 a.m.
Idaho farms are either getting smaller or bigger, according to the recently released Census of Agriculture, which collects data every five years from farms and ranches that produce at least …
Sat., June 8, 2019, 8:38 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s always fun to see someone you’ve known since they were young hit it big. It happens more than you might think – and less …
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
Shareholders have filed a lawsuit against Hecla Mining Co. alleging the it provided misleading information about its Nevada mine operations.
Fri., June 7, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
Idaho Fish and Game officials have closed spring chinook fishing on the lower Salmon and Little Salmon rivers, bringing an unexpected early end to the disappointing season.
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
Moscow Mountain, looming on the horizon and shrouded with rain, was a symbol at a soggy University of Idaho groundbreaking ceremony Thursday that the UI is doing more than building …
Wed., June 5, 2019, 8:02 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Over the years, legends have been created in Spokane, even if those who made them leave
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Spokesman-Review is holding another one of those Gonzaga events at the end of the month that will be … wait for it … legendary. …
Tue., June 4, 2019, 5:23 p.m.
Boise police are investigating the death of a disabled man who died of severe burns after he was put in a bathtub of hot water.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
Idaho officials killed a young adult male grizzly bear in Copeland, Idaho, north of Bonners Ferry, on Saturday.
Mon., June 3, 2019, 9:12 p.m.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by six Mexican veterinarians who say they were recruited to be animal scientists at an Idaho dairy but were instead forced to …
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Lightning strikes two homes near Post Falls during heavy storm Thursday; area near Colville sees power outage from wind
Lightning struck two houses near Post Falls during a brief but heavy thunderstorm Thursday evening. The houses saw light damage and no one was hurt.
Thu., May 30, 2019, 5 p.m.
Pound for pound, the Northwest’s most ferocious predator is not the grizzly bear, the cougar or the gray wolf. Instead, it’s a stealthy, slender member of the weasel family no …
Wed., May 29, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Verlin’s Idaho tenure seems to be melting away after investigation turns up the heat
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is really nothing major going on today, is there? Well, unless you consider one of our local Division I basketball coaches being put on …
Wed., May 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
A mishap with course barriers at the Coeur d’Alene Marathon on Sunday caused some runners to race along the wrong route. Organizers canceled award ceremonies for some events as a …
Sun., May 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
A legislative interim committee has scheduled four meetings between now and November, with the first on June 17, to “evaluate the effectiveness of Medicaid eligibility expansion and its impact on …
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Woman leads deputies on chase from Idaho to Mead; Spike strips, pepper spray and Taser used in arrest
After a car chase Friday night that started in Idaho and ended in Mead, Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies were forced to deploy spike strips to stop the fleeing car and …
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 11:55 a.m.
An Idaho man has been charged with 10 counts of animal cruelty for training roosters for cockfighting.
Sat., May 25, 2019, 6 a.m.
Camping is no longer available at the Freeman Lake Access Site, located 5 miles north of Oldtown in Bonner County.
Fri., May 24, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Moscow residents passed the 10-year, $9.64 million general obligation bond for a new Moscow Police Department facility Tuesday. The bond, which required a 66.7 percent supermajority to pass, received 69.3 …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Idaho police captured a man Friday afternoon suspected of shooting and killing a motorist in northern Utah earlier this week after a two-day manhunt.
Fri., May 24, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Fisheries managers for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game say the return of spring chinook to Clearwater River Hatcheries continues to slip and is projected to fall further behind …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:38 p.m.
A new partnership between Idaho Fish and Game and PotlatchDeltic will provide and preserve public access for hunting, fishing and trapping on 567,002 acres of private land in Benewah, Clearwater, …
Fri., May 24, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Silver Mountain Bike Park is set to open on Saturday. Silver Mountain Bike Park features two lifts, including North America’s longest single-stage gondola and 3,400 feet of vertical drop.
Thu., May 23, 2019, 8:11 p.m.
Police in Idaho were searching Thursday near a small town for a man suspected of shooting and killing a motorist along a desolate stretch of interstate highway in Utah.