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BOISE — Idaho’s prisons are still facing a staffing crisis, but they’ve seen turnover drop and job applications soar since moving in August to raise prison guard pay and offer signing and retention bonuses.

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BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) — Employees from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife shot and killed three more wolves from the Lookout Mountain pack on Wednesday, officials said.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bail was denied Wednesday for a former Silicon Valley mother accused of hosting alcohol-fueled parties for her teenage son and his friends where she encouraged them to drink and have sex with intoxicated underage girls.

GRANGEVILLE — The Idaho County commissioners are questioning whether the county is mandated to follow all federal holidays, especially the newly created Juneteenth federal holiday that allows government workers another day off from the job.

Since dove season is officially over and you’ve had time to ponder on the matter, suddenly it hits you. What the heck am I going to do with all of these doves in the freezer? As a kid we’d pick our doves and then with a pair of scissors clip off the feet, wings, rear-end and make a cut down …

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