{img src=”http://jspt.itjon.com/ienjspixel.php?l=http://idahopress.com&o=www.idahoednews.org/news/west-ada-delays-school-year-and-pushes-for-some-face-to-face-classes/” /}Originally posted on IdahoEdNews.org on August 4, 2020.Idaho’s largest district has postponed the start of the school year.

Congratulations to Reed Monson of Meridian on landing a new catch-and-release state record for channel catfish. Reed was fishing for largemouth bass on Lake Lowell on July 24 when the 33-inch catfish inhaled his plastic swimbait. His fish narrowly beats the prior record recently set by Scott…

COVID-19 Updates

Don't have an account?

Become a member today for only $3.50/week and get your news any way you want it!

Subscribe

As staycation season continues for us in pandemic-struck but beautiful Idaho, anglers are grabbing fishing poles, campers and hikers are filling backpacks with protein bars and water bottles (don’t forget the sunscreen) — and hunters, birdwatchers, trail riders and any and all outdoor enthus…

MERIDIAN — Meridian Dairy Days, an annual event that typically draws tens of thousands, was scaled back this year due to COVID-19. But the dairy show and Meridian Dairy Princess competition went on with safety precautions, and dozens of young agriculture enthusiasts went home with awards.

BOISE — For a limited time, the American Red Cross is testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies, providing donors insight into whether they have been exposed to the coronavirus. At the same time, said a press release, there continues to be an urgent need for bl…

People with Alzheimer’s and other dementia and their caregivers are significantly impacted by the current crisis and, although dementia in and of itself is unlikely to increase risk for COVID-19, dementia-related behaviors, increased age and common health conditions that often accompany deme…

Idaho Craft Beer Month returns April 2018 for a second year to honor and celebrate Idaho’s craft beer industry. Supported by Idaho Brewers United and Idaho Tourism, there will be events statewide featuring Idaho-brewed craft beer.

Over the course of six Saturdays this spring, Treasure Valley Children’s Theater will present original and interactive performances in Meridian as part of the Imagination Lab program.