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Idaho pilot rescued after small plane crash-lands on top of tree - Fox News

Idaho pilot rescued after small plane crash-lands on top of tree  Fox News

The pilot of a small plane that got stuck on top of a white fir tree in Idaho Monday evening was forced to stay put for about two hours before rescuers were able to ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 9:24 am


An unusual question for Idaho schools: How should they spend additional money? - Twin Falls Times-News

An unusual question for Idaho schools: How should they spend additional money?  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Magic Valley school districts are weighing options — such as longer school days, hiring more educators and buying more technology devices ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 8:00 am


Fuchs couple receive ISU professional achievement award | Southern Idaho Education - Twin Falls Times-News

Fuchs couple receive ISU professional achievement award | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Dan and Barbara Fuchs of Twin Falls are among 12 Idaho State University alumni who'll receive a 2019 Professional Achievement Award ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:30 am


Elementary schools can apply for a fruit and vegetable grant - Twin Falls Times-News

Elementary schools can apply for a fruit and vegetable grant  Twin Falls Times-News

BOISE — The Idaho State Department of Education is accepting applications from elementary schools interested in participating in the U.S. Department of ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:30 am


College of Southern Idaho forensics team finishes 3rd in northwest conference - Twin Falls Times-News

College of Southern Idaho forensics team finishes 3rd in northwest conference  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — The College of Southern Idaho's forensics team finished third in the Northwest Forensics Conference this season, the college announced ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:30 am


Local Idaho legislators recap long assembly | Local - Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Local Idaho legislators recap long assembly | Local  Moscow-Pullman Daily News

Idaho's three District 5 legislators were finally able to address their Palouse constituents Tuesday night after the recent conclusion of the third-longest legislative ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho Falls man arraigned for allegedly shooting wife in legs - Idaho State Journal

Idaho Falls man arraigned for allegedly shooting wife in legs  Idaho State Journal

An Idaho Falls man is in jail after he allegedly admitted to shooting his wife in the legs during an argument on Saturday.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 6:30 am


Lawsuit against federal wolf-killing in Idaho reinstated by Court of Appeals - KXLY Spokane

Lawsuit against federal wolf-killing in Idaho reinstated by Court of Appeals  KXLY Spokane

An Idaho court's dismissal of a lawsuit challenging Wildlife Services' wolf-killing in the state was overturned on Tuesday by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 5:37 am


PREP ROUNDUP: Meridian softball hands Mountain View first league loss - Idaho Press-Tribune

PREP ROUNDUP: Meridian softball hands Mountain View first league loss  Idaho Press-Tribune

Sam Deslover scored two runs with a go-ahead single in the bottom of the fifth inning and the Meridian softball team added three insurance runs in the sixth ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 4:24 am


Reporting hazards on Idaho roads - KMVT

Reporting hazards on Idaho roads  KMVT

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) The 100 deadliest days on Idaho roads begins in less than a month and Idaho State Police wants motorists to be more alert ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 2:24 am


Flames burned through roof of this 124-year-old Downtown Boise apartment building - Idaho Statesman

Flames burned through roof of this 124-year-old Downtown Boise apartment building  Idaho Statesman

Firefighters worked to tackle flames and thick smoke from a building at 1421 Jefferson Street in Downtown Boise on Tuesday, April 23. The multi-family ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 2:15 am


Idaho settles whistleblower case for more than $500K - Idaho State Journal

Idaho settles whistleblower case for more than $500K  Idaho State Journal

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal trial in a whistleblower lawsuit filed against the state of Idaho has been canceled after the state settled the case for more than ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 1:57 am


Idaho Falls Lacrosse | Postregister | postregister.com - Post Register

Idaho Falls Lacrosse | Postregister | postregister.com  Post Register

Idaho Falls Lacrosse. April 20 at Eagle Rock. Varsity. Vallivue 12, Idaho Falls 11. Goalie Save percentage: Jake Weller (60%). Goals: Jacob Casias (1), Tate ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 1:15 am


Idaho Falls names Duane Nelson as new fire chief - Post Register

Idaho Falls names Duane Nelson as new fire chief  Post Register

Idaho Falls Fire Department Deputy Chief of Administration Duane Nelson was appointed by Mayor Rebecca Casper to serve as the department's next chief.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 12:30 am


Teton County fastest growing county in East Idaho - Teton Valley News

Teton County fastest growing county in East Idaho  Teton Valley News

The newest county population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau show that three counties in eastern Idaho have been the focus of the region's recent ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:30 pm


On The Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters - Boise State Public Radio

On The Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters  Boise State Public Radio

Surel's Place April Resident Lynn Webster's work honors birds of prey. St. Luke's perioperative programs look to improve patient outcomes. Filling Idaho's.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:51 pm


Idaho State Board Selects First Female President To Lead Boise State University - Boise State Public Radio

Idaho State Board Selects First Female President To Lead Boise State University  Boise State Public Radio

Marlene Tromp will join Boise State University as the seventh president in the university's history. A packed crowd of students, faculty and staff.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:00 pm


Idaho’s mail-order messiah: How Frank Robinson and Psychiana mass-marketed hope in the Depression - Post Register

Idaho’s mail-order messiah: How Frank Robinson and Psychiana mass-marketed hope in the Depression  Post Register

When we began research for our Idaho Public Television documentary on Psychiana, we found a poignant photo in the archives of the University of Idaho.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:00 pm


Idaho gas prices rise as drivers gear up for Memorial Day - Idaho Statesman

Idaho gas prices rise as drivers gear up for Memorial Day  Idaho Statesman

Idahoans saw the price of gas rise about 50 cents in the past month. The cost of fuel may keep climbing in Boise and Meridian as people travel and drive more ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:16 pm


Human remains found in northern Idaho could be more than 1000 years old - Idaho News

Human remains found in northern Idaho could be more than 1000 years old  Idaho News

Human remains found near a popular hiking trail in Coeur d'Alene have been tested and could be more than 1000 years old. The Coeur d'Alene Police ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:58 pm


Idaho Unemployment Rate Remains Steady - News Radio 1310 KLIX

Idaho Unemployment Rate Remains Steady  News Radio 1310 KLIX

Idaho's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March came in at 2.9 percent, unchanged from February and the 16th consecutive month it has remained at ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:30 pm


Fifteen Idaho communities receive grants for preschool development - Idaho Press-Tribune

Fifteen Idaho communities receive grants for preschool development  Idaho Press-Tribune

Fifteen Idaho communities are getting a boost to help develop community preschools with grants from the Idaho Association for the Education of Young Children.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:20 pm


Twelve alumni honored with Idaho State University 2019 Professional Achievement Awards - Idaho State University

Twelve alumni honored with Idaho State University 2019 Professional Achievement Awards  Idaho State University

POCATELLO – Twelve Idaho State University alumni will be honored with ISU 2019 Professional Achievement Awards at ISU Commencement exercises on ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:08 pm


Idaho Fish and Game will be on hand to answer your questions in Pocatello this weekend - East Idaho News

Idaho Fish and Game will be on hand to answer your questions in Pocatello this weekend  East Idaho News

The following is a news release from the Idaho Fish and Game. POCATELLO – The 2019-2020 seasons and rules books for both big game and trophy species ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:50 pm


Report: Home grown Ore-Ida brand could return to Idaho roots - boisedev.com

Report: Home grown Ore-Ida brand could return to Idaho roots  boisedev.com

Twenty years ago this summer, Ore-Ida foods pulled up stakes from its Boise headquarters. It relocated to a new frozen foods division of its parent company HJ ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:50 pm


Collge of Southern Idaho earns Tree Campus USA designation - KMVT

Collge of Southern Idaho earns Tree Campus USA designation  KMVT

For the first time, the College of Southern Idaho received a Tree Campus USA designation. The announcement was made at their annual Arbor Day tree ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:46 pm


Republican Lt. Gov. Of Idaho Delivered 'Oath' At Rally Hosted By Right-Wing Militia - TPM

Republican Lt. Gov. Of Idaho Delivered 'Oath' At Rally Hosted By Right-Wing Militia  TPM

The unusual remarks Idaho's Republican lieutenant governor delivered last week at a rally hosted by the right-wing militia Real Three Percent of Idaho raised ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:06 pm


Idaho, Oregon reach agreement on hydroelectric project - The Seattle Times

Idaho, Oregon reach agreement on hydroelectric project  The Seattle Times

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho and Oregon have reached an agreement on a hydroelectric project on the Snake River that requires an Idaho utility to spend about ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:04 pm


Idaho Attorney General reviews proposed minimum wage, medical pot initiatives - 6 On Your Side

Idaho Attorney General reviews proposed minimum wage, medical pot initiatives  6 On Your Side

The Idaho Attorney General's office has completed reviews of both the proposed minimum wage and medical marijuana initiatives -- intended for the state ballot ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:55 pm


Was the visitor from Idaho right about Portland's downtown? - OregonLive

Was the visitor from Idaho right about Portland's downtown?  OregonLive

A recent letter writer from Lewiston, Idaho, chastised Portland leaders after a downtown stay for a concert. He sarcastically wrote: What a great place for tourists ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:29 pm


Boise awarded millions for a new library. The lead architect lacked an Idaho license. - Idaho Statesman

Boise awarded millions for a new library. The lead architect lacked an Idaho license.  Idaho Statesman

The lead architect for Safdie Architects to design the new $85 million Downtown Boise, ID library didn't have an Idaho license when the contract was awarded.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:53 pm


Watch: Giant 'potato' now available for overnight stays in southern Idaho on Airbnb - Idaho News

Watch: Giant 'potato' now available for overnight stays in southern Idaho on Airbnb  Idaho News

A six-ton "potato" is now available for overnight stays south of Boise. The Idaho Potato Commission's iconic 6-ton giant potato, which had been on several ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:34 pm


UI announces plan for $8 million meat science center - Capital Press

UI announces plan for $8 million meat science center  Capital Press

The University of Idaho on April 22 announced plans to build a new meat science facility on its main campus in Moscow. Agri Beef Co. CEO Robert Rebholtz Jr., ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:15 pm


Idaho Museum of Natural History to host “Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds" traveling exhibit - Idaho State Journal

Idaho Museum of Natural History to host “Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds" traveling exhibit  Idaho State Journal

POCATELLO – “Discover Exoplanets: The Search for Alien Worlds” is a national traveling exhibition exploring the fascinating world of space and astronomy that ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:04 pm


Idaho Falls Auditorium District announces new Executive Director - East Idaho News

Idaho Falls Auditorium District announces new Executive Director  East Idaho News

The following is a news release from the Idaho Falls Auditorium District. IDAHO FALLS — The Idaho Falls Auditorium District is excited to welcome their new ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:54 pm


AMBER alert canceled after missing 5-year-old Washington boy found - Idaho Statesman

AMBER alert canceled after missing 5-year-old Washington boy found  Idaho Statesman

Idaho State Police issued an AMBER alert for a missing 5-year-old named Ethan Robertson from Spokane Valley, Washington. His father, Justin Robertson, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:18 pm


Idaho Falls woman accused of stealing thousands from employer - KPVI News 6

Idaho Falls woman accused of stealing thousands from employer  KPVI News 6

The following is a story written and reported by Eric Grossarth of East Idaho News:

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:51 pm


Witness says car drove into Idaho Falls front porch - KPVI News 6

Witness says car drove into Idaho Falls front porch  KPVI News 6

The following is a story written and reported by Rett Nelson of East Idaho News:

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:45 pm


Bicyclist Killed on Idaho Highway in West Idaho - News Radio 1310 KLIX

Bicyclist Killed on Idaho Highway in West Idaho  News Radio 1310 KLIX

A 69-year-old man was killed while riding a bicycle Saturday afternoon north of Nampa.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:40 pm


Opinion column: North Idaho is Siberia for Dems … for now - Idaho Press-Tribune

Opinion column: North Idaho is Siberia for Dems … for now  Idaho Press-Tribune

North Idaho, a one-time stronghold for Democrats in the Legislature, is down to one. And it appears to be a pretty good one in freshman Sen. David Nelson of ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:20 pm


He fought in Afghanistan. Now this Idaho veteran fights to get all U.S. troops home. - Idaho Statesman

He fought in Afghanistan. Now this Idaho veteran fights to get all U.S. troops home.  Idaho Statesman

Meridian's Dan McKnight is a veteran who served in Iraq. He founded Bring Our Troops Home, a movement dedicated to returning military home from ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:19 pm


Police: Missing Idaho teen might be in western Oregon - Idaho News

Police: Missing Idaho teen might be in western Oregon  Idaho News

A missing 16-year-old Idaho teen missing for a week now is believed to be in western Oregon. The Twin Falls County Sheriff's office has been looking forAaliyah ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:11 pm


Meet the 20 highest NFL Draft picks who played football in the Gem State - Idaho Statesman

Meet the 20 highest NFL Draft picks who played football in the Gem State  Idaho Statesman

The first round of the 2019 NFL Draft will be televised on ABC, ESPN and the NFL Network beginning at 6 p.m. MT on Thursday from Nashville, Tennessee.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:44 am


Missing Idaho teen may be in Medford - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Missing Idaho teen may be in Medford  KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Twin Falls Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a missing teen who may be in southern Oregon. The sheriff's office ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:58 am


Heart transplant survivor leads support group for Idaho Falls patients - Post Register

Heart transplant survivor leads support group for Idaho Falls patients  Post Register

When Jake Gilbert had a stroke at age 35, he assumed it was a fluke.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:30 am


#EarthDay in Idaho - Idaho EdNews

#EarthDay in Idaho  Idaho EdNews

It's #Earth Day and some schools took full advantage. Schools in the Boise School District celebrated #PowerDown day, saving energy by unplugging, taking ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:20 am


Nampa's population surpasses 100,000, a first in Canyon County - Idaho Statesman

Nampa's population surpasses 100,000, a first in Canyon County  Idaho Statesman

Nampa's population exceeded 100000, a milestone for the Boise, ID suburb. It is the third-largest city in the Treasure Valley after Meridian and Boise.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:48 pm


You’ve seen the Big Idaho Potato. Now, spend the night inside Idaho’s newest Airbnb rental - Idaho Statesman

You’ve seen the Big Idaho Potato. Now, spend the night inside Idaho’s newest Airbnb rental  Idaho Statesman

The Big Idaho Potato was supposed to spend only a year or two traveling the United States promoting the state's most famous crop. But the 6-ton potato's tour ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:44 pm


3 beer festivals on the same flippin’ day? Why, Boise, WHYYY? (Oops, one just canceled) - Idaho Statesman

3 beer festivals on the same flippin’ day? Why, Boise, WHYYY? (Oops, one just canceled)  Idaho Statesman

Three fests targeting Boise drinkers were set for Saturday, April 27: Beer+Friends Fest at Mother Earth Brewing and Hyde Park Beer and Wine Spring Expo are ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:14 pm


Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho kicked off construction - LocalNews8.com

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho kicked off construction  LocalNews8.com

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho kicked off construction for the new Ronald McDonald Family Room in Idaho Falls.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:18 pm


3,651 teachers will soon get a raise. What to know about Idaho’s new minimum salary law - Idaho Statesman

3,651 teachers will soon get a raise. What to know about Idaho’s new minimum salary law  Idaho Statesman

For 3651 Idaho teachers, the state's new minimum salary law means a guaranteed raise to $40000 a year in 2020-21. But veteran educators worry they might be ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:34 pm


Idaho school district settles sex discrimination case - LocalNews8.com

Idaho school district settles sex discrimination case  LocalNews8.com

An Idaho school district and a girl who sued after she was sexually assaulted by an older student reached a settlement hours after sending a jury to deliberate in ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:14 pm


North Idaho Christian School packs more than 10000 meals for Feed the Need project - Coeur d'Alene Press

North Idaho Christian School packs more than 10000 meals for Feed the Need project  Coeur d'Alene Press

DEVIN WEEKS/Press North Idaho Christian School third-grader Miri Claridge pours a serving of soy protein into a bag held by seventh-grader Emma Vonlind ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:03 pm


Oregon lawmakers considering 'Idaho Stop' which allows cyclists to ride through stop signs - KATU

Oregon lawmakers considering 'Idaho Stop' which allows cyclists to ride through stop signs  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. -- A bill moving through the Oregon legislature would allow bicyclists to go through stop signs and flashing red lights without stopping, ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:54 am


Idaho Falls man sentenced for hit and run accident - LocalNews8.com

Idaho Falls man sentenced for hit and run accident  LocalNews8.com

Kacey Spencer, 24, was sentenced Friday in connection with the hit and run injury of a then 15-year-old boy.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 9:53 am


Idaho wolf bounty a step backward - Idaho State Journal

Idaho wolf bounty a step backward  Idaho State Journal

I sometimes feel like I am going back in time when I visit Idaho. The attitudes of Idaho lawmakers and some citizens seems like a time warp. A step backward.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 6:42 am


Museum of Idaho cancels Africa trip in the wake of natural disaster - East Idaho News

Museum of Idaho cancels Africa trip in the wake of natural disaster  East Idaho News

IDAHO FALLS — The Museum of Idaho is going to have to wait a little bit longer to bring Idaho to one particular area of the world. A safari to Gorongosa National ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:21 pm


'Let's do this' — Ryan Looney introduced as Idaho State's new men's basketball coach - Idaho State Journal

'Let's do this' — Ryan Looney introduced as Idaho State's new men's basketball coach  Idaho State Journal

POCATELLO — When Ryan Looney was in his early 20s, long before he was ever a veteran college basketball coach, he was asked a question that had one ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:37 pm


Wizard World comic con is canceled in Boise - Idaho Statesman

Wizard World comic con is canceled in Boise  Idaho Statesman

Wizard World Comic Con has canceled its show at the Boise Centre in July 2019. And Treasure Valley Comic Con at the Nampa Civic Center has no plans to ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:12 pm


Army veteran walks through Idaho on his cross country trek - 6 On Your Side

Army veteran walks through Idaho on his cross country trek  6 On Your Side

Jimmy Novak served 21 years in the U.S. Army before he retired and now he's attempting to walk across the country to raise awareness for veterans who suffer ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 8:52 pm


Idaho, Utah passengers had possible hepatitis A exposure - Salt Lake Tribune

Idaho, Utah passengers had possible hepatitis A exposure  Salt Lake Tribune

Boise, Idaho • Health officials in Idaho say anyone who used an on-board restroom during a Greyhound bus trip from Salt Lake City to Boise on April 10 might ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 6:14 pm


Idaho Falls woman charged with theft - LocalNews8.com

Idaho Falls woman charged with theft  LocalNews8.com

Idaho Falls Police arrested Sarah Elizabeth Kjar, 23, of Idaho Falls Tuesday.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 4:49 pm


Idaho insurtech lands in downtown Hartford - Hartford Business

Idaho insurtech lands in downtown Hartford  Hartford Business

An Idaho-based provider of digital life insurance platforms says it's opened a second corporate office in downtown Hartford's Boat Building.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:12 pm


Local News, North Idaho's arm of the NRA - Coeur d'Alene Press

Local News, North Idaho's arm of the NRA  Coeur d'Alene Press

LOREN BENOIT/Press Dwight Van Horn poses for a portrait, Tuesday, at the Coeur d'Alene Skeet and Trap Club. Van Horn was just re-elected to the National ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 12:11 pm


Made in Idaho: Boise graphic designer shares love of Idaho through Banana Ink designs - 6 On Your Side

Made in Idaho: Boise graphic designer shares love of Idaho through Banana Ink designs  6 On Your Side

A local graphic designer is sharing her love for the Gem State with others. Lana Roth is the owner of Banana Ink in Downtown Boise.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 10:31 am


Ryan Looney named next head men's basketball coach at Idaho State - Idaho State Journal

Ryan Looney named next head men's basketball coach at Idaho State  Idaho State Journal

After conducting a nationwide search, Idaho State University has hired Ryan Looney to be the 22nd men's basketball coach in program history.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:15 am


Idaho just settled another whistleblower case. This one cost the state $545,000. - Idaho Statesman

Idaho just settled another whistleblower case. This one cost the state $545,000.  Idaho Statesman

A federal trial in a whistleblower lawsuit filed against the state of Idaho that was slated to start April 15 has been canceled because the state has settled the case.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:59 pm


Hailey ranked 2nd safest city in Idaho - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hailey ranked 2nd safest city in Idaho  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The city of Hailey ranked in the top five safest towns in Idaho last year based on SafeHome.org's analysis of FBI data regarding violent crime and property crime.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 11:20 pm


Idaho, Forest Service partner to plant trees on private land - KLEW

Idaho, Forest Service partner to plant trees on private land  KLEW

OROFINO, Idaho (AP) - Money generated from an Idaho partnership with the U. S. Forest *Service* involving timber sales on federal land is being used for the first ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 10:53 pm


Site of former Idaho Aryan Nations compound to be put on the market - Idaho Statesman

Site of former Idaho Aryan Nations compound to be put on the market  Idaho Statesman

The former site of the Aryan Nations compound near Hayden Lake will soon be put up for sale. The North Idaho College Foundation plans to sell the ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 10:10 pm


Deputies asking for help locating missing Idaho teen - Idaho News

Deputies asking for help locating missing Idaho teen  Idaho News

Sheriff's deputies in Twin Falls County are asking for the public's help locating a runaway teen who may be in the Meridian area. The sheriff's office says Aaliyah ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:22 pm


Idaho's new minimum teacher salary: Who benefits and how it shakes out. - Idaho EdNews

Idaho's new minimum teacher salary: Who benefits and how it shakes out.  Idaho EdNews

After 20 years of working in trades, Gordon Knight made a career change last year. He took a job as a kindergarten teacher at the Idaho Arts Charter School in ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 7:39 pm


Tuition to go up several hundred dollars at Idaho universities - East Idaho News

Tuition to go up several hundred dollars at Idaho universities  East Idaho News

MOSCOW — The cost of college will go up by several hundred dollars next fall, after a divided State Board of Education approved tuition and fee increases for ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:36 am


Idaho governor has unfettered chance to cut state rules - Idaho News

Idaho governor has unfettered chance to cut state rules  Idaho News

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idahoans can trust him to do the right thing, Republican Gov Brad Little said, after the Legislature handed him sweeping authority to ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:14 pm


Idaho Falls Eagles Juniors 7/8 Lacrosse | Postregister | postregister.com - Post Register

Idaho Falls Eagles Juniors 7/8 Lacrosse | Postregister | postregister.com  Post Register

Idaho Falls 7 Bountiful, Utah 6. Goalie Save Percentage: Daniel Van Kampen 60%. Goalie Saves: 9. Groundballs: Seth Little-4, Calvin Rolston-4, Kian Combo-3, ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:00 am


Idaho to pay court costs in same-sex parent rights lawsuit - Idaho News

Idaho to pay court costs in same-sex parent rights lawsuit  Idaho News

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Constitutional Defense Council has agreed to pay more than $227000 in legal fees to attorneys for a woman who sued and won ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 2:43 am


Bringing up the rear: Idaho ranks near bottom for educated workforce - Post Register

Bringing up the rear: Idaho ranks near bottom for educated workforce  Post Register

While recent trends have suggested an improvement in college attainment among Idaho students, national data suggests the Gem State continues to struggle ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 11:00 pm


Trucker faces felony for hauling what he said was hemp through Idaho. Now he'll go to trial. - East Idaho News

Trucker faces felony for hauling what he said was hemp through Idaho. Now he'll go to trial.  East Idaho News

BOISE – A Portland truck driver charged with drug trafficking for hauling cannabis through Idaho — police said it was marijuana, the driver said it was hemp — is ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 7:31 pm


Watch: Idaho Cheer on its way to the Nationals Competition in Orlando - Idaho News

Watch: Idaho Cheer on its way to the Nationals Competition in Orlando  Idaho News

Idaho Cheer, a local cheerleading organization will be sending five teams to Orlando Florida for the national competition. The teams showed off their routines in ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 5:49 pm


Here are the ways Idaho's Medicaid expansion bill might break the law - Times-News

Here are the ways Idaho's Medicaid expansion bill might break the law  Times-News

BOISE — During a House Health and Welfare Committee hearing on Medicaid expansion earlier this month, Boise resident Dena Duncan listed a few of the ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 8:00 am


Shoptalk: Ax-throwing business opens in Idaho Falls - Post Register

Shoptalk: Ax-throwing business opens in Idaho Falls  Post Register

Ever wanted to test your ax-throwing skills? On Target Axe Throwing, located at 250 S. Woodruff Ave., is now open in Idaho Falls. Ax-throwing is a growing date ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho Falls Parks and Recreation wins two prestigious awards - East Idaho News

Idaho Falls Parks and Recreation wins two prestigious awards  East Idaho News

IDAHO FALLS — The City of Idaho Falls Parks and Recreation Department accepted two prestigious awards from the Idaho Recreation and Park Association ...

Published on 14 April 2019 | 3:36 pm


Idaho Legislature: 95 days, 320 laws, 2 vetoes. Here’s what happened — and didn’t — in 2019 - Idaho Statesman

Idaho Legislature: 95 days, 320 laws, 2 vetoes. Here’s what happened — and didn’t — in 2019  Idaho Statesman

The 2019 Idaho Legislature passed more than 300 laws, including two vetoed by Gov. Brad Little concerning voter initiative requirements. Medicaid expansion ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


National group recommends higher standards for Idaho charters - Idaho EdNews

National group recommends higher standards for Idaho charters  Idaho EdNews

The Idaho Public Charter School Commission has approved every charter petition that it has voted on in the past two years. That's a 100 percent approval rate.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho to be one of few states where hemp is banned - Post Register

Idaho to be one of few states where hemp is banned  Post Register

BOISE — Efforts to legalize hemp in Idaho are dead for the year, although a bill that would give some protection to out-of-state truckers could yet become law.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho Launches Controversial Wolf Bounty Program | Here & Now - WBUR

Idaho Launches Controversial Wolf Bounty Program | Here & Now  WBUR

Idaho has long been at the forefront of management of wolves. Now the state is helping fund a new program to manage the wolf population.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


No legal hemp for Idaho this year, after House rejects Senate’s amendments - Idaho Statesman

No legal hemp for Idaho this year, after House rejects Senate’s amendments  Idaho Statesman

Idaho legislature: Hemp still illegal in Idaho, interstate transport from other states, Canada will be legal with an Idaho permit.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho's postsecondary completion rate improves, slightly - Idaho EdNews

Idaho's postsecondary completion rate improves, slightly  Idaho EdNews

The good news: Idaho's postsecondary completion numbers are moving up, slowly. The old news: Idaho still has a long way to go. As Idaho continues to ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho did its part; Congress now must react to fentanyl crisis in our nation - Idaho Statesman

Idaho did its part; Congress now must react to fentanyl crisis in our nation  Idaho Statesman

The Idaho Legislature has reclassified fentanyl and its related synthetic opioids as controlled substances. Congress needs to follow suit.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 8:31 am


Idaho residents file suit to stop Mountain Home from using their cities for close-air support training - AirForceTimes.com

Idaho residents file suit to stop Mountain Home from using their cities for close-air support training  AirForceTimes.com

Mountain Home Air Force Base's use of nine southern Idaho cities for urban close-air support training has run into a stumbling block.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho's $40 million stake in charter school buildings - Idaho EdNews

Idaho's $40 million stake in charter school buildings  Idaho EdNews

As Ken Burgess spent the 2013 session lobbying for charter schools, some of his clients were nervous. They didn't think Burgess had a bill that went far enough ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


National report blasts charters — including Idaho programs - Idaho EdNews

National report blasts charters — including Idaho programs  Idaho EdNews

The federal government has squandered hundreds of millions of dollars on charter schools that never opened or later closed, an anti-charter group wrote in a ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Out-of-state donors, unions are pouring money into Idaho to sway Medicaid vote - East Idaho News

Out-of-state donors, unions are pouring money into Idaho to sway Medicaid vote  East Idaho News

BOISE (Idaho Statesman) — Gov. Brad Little has said that the state will implement Medicaid expansion “in an Idaho way.” But since voters started collecting ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho Medicaid expansion still up in the air - Post Register

Idaho Medicaid expansion still up in the air  Post Register

BOISE — After another day and another hearing, the fate of Medicaid expansion in Idaho is still in limbo.

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Idaho continues the push to create a national highway to honor heroes - NavyTimes.com

Idaho continues the push to create a national highway to honor heroes  NavyTimes.com

BOISE, Idaho — Gov. Brad Little has signed legislation to designate a roadway crossing the southern part of the state as the Idaho Medal of Honor Highway.

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Conceal carry bill advances despite Boise Police chief’s safety, training concerns - Idaho Statesman

Conceal carry bill advances despite Boise Police chief’s safety, training concerns  Idaho Statesman

Idaho Senate State Affairs Committee voted to lower the minimum age to conceal carry a handgun in cities to 18 without a permit or firearms training. The bill ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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