BOISE — Omicron continues to spread in Idaho, with trends continuing from the previous week, health care officials in Idaho said during a media briefing Tuesday afternoon.
BOISE — Idaho could build a new 848-bed women’s prison south of Boise, remodel other existing prison housing units, shift inmates around and save money in the long run, state prisons chief Josh Tewalt told lawmakers on Tuesday.
BOISE — After about an hour’s worth of testimony for and against, a House committee on Tuesday voted along party lines, with just the panel’s two Democratic members objecting, to pass HB 436, the big new income-tax cut and rebate bill, and send it to the full House for a vote.
BOISE — In 2011 the Occupy Wall Street Movement swept through the nation, including Boise. It was a protest against corporate influence in politics and basic economic equality.
The Nampa School District is the latest district forced to cancel classes amid widespread COVID-19 infections.
Over 20 regional human rights and religious organizations took a stand over the weekend in a letter against recent antisemitic incidents in Idaho, including spray-painted swastikas and flyers distributed in Boise which described the COVID-19 pandemic as a Jewish plot.
The Idaho Black History Museum and the American Red Cross are partnering to bring awareness to the current nationwide blood crisis and the importance of blood donors from all ethnic groups.
Fire departments across the Treasure Valley and beyond stepped up to help the Firth Fire Department after its fire station burned down earlier this month.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A panel of lawmakers has introduced a resolution that would have flags flown at half staff one day a year in recognition of abortions that have been performed since the medical procedure became legal nearly 50 years ago.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration said Tuesday it will significantly expand efforts to stave off catastrophic wildfires that have torched areas of the U.S. West by more aggressively thinning forests around “hot spots” where nature and neighborhoods collide.
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington students took their first state exams last fall since the pandemic began and their scores dropped.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A panel of lawmakers on Tuesday approved the state’s largest-ever tax relief package, voting to send the $600 million tax measure to the full House.
WINTHROP, Wash. (AP) — For the first time in 32 years, organizers of the Rendezvous Cross Country Ski Festival in West Yellowstone, Montana, had to cancel November’s traditional start-of-the-ski-season event due to a lack of snow.
The Nampa boys basketball team won a battle of Canyon County.
Brian Compton’s relationship with Judd Benedick began in the weight room at the downtown Boise YMCA as Compton was getting ready to begin his freshman season with the Eastern Oregon football team. Benedick was already an All-American linebacker and national champion at Pacific Lutheran.
Eden Bower of Skyview High School has been named the 2021-22 Gatorade Idaho Volleyball Player of the Year.
BOISE — Double-digit win streaks never come easy.
A panel of lawmakers has introduced a resolution that would have flags flown at half staff one day a year in recognition of abortions that have been performed since the medical procedure became legal nearly 50 years ago, the AP reports. The bill from Rep. Barbara Ehardt, a Republican from Idaho Falls, would... Read more
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