Saturday, August 13, 2022

State News

What's happening in Idaho? For information and details regarding Idaho news, see our articles below.

Updated 17 hours, 22 minutes ago

Conservative push to alter Constitution focuses on primaries

A group it formed in Idaho reported spending more than $100,000 before the state's May 17 primary

Updated 1 day, 16 hours ago
Idaho-Wyoming natural gas pipeline needs environmental study

The Forest Service agreed to complete a supplemental environmental impact statement

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago
Justice Department asks judge to pause Idaho abortion ban

The Justice Department sued Idaho last week

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago
Idaho cities decline federal coronavirus relief money

Most of Idaho’s roughly 200 cities have accepted the money, a total of about $232 million.

Updated 3 days, 15 hours ago
US sued in bid to force decision on Rockies wolf protections

Republicans governors in Idaho and Montana last year signed laws that expanded when, where and how wolves can be killed

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Energy secretary: Nuclear is key to meeting US energy goals

The lab is leading multiple efforts to advance various nuclear energy technologies

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Abortion court battles press on, even in deep red states

In the Idaho cases, Dr. Caitlin Gustafson and Planned Parenthood Great Northwest, Hawaii, Alaska, Indiana, Kentucky are suing the state over over three laws

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Idaho sued over law banning abortion after 6 weeks pregnancy

The reproductive health organization also sued in June over Idaho's total abortion ban passed in 2020

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Boise attorney to face Labrador for Idaho attorney general

Arkoosh is a fourth-generation Idahoan with 44 years of legal experience

Updated 3 weeks ago
Firefighting helicopter crashes into Idaho river, 2 on board

The Forest Service said helicopters have been used this week to support ground firefighting resources with water bucket drops

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Idaho governor taps $1 million to combat illicit fentanyl

Fentanyl is a cheap but potent synthetic opioid that has been behind a major increase in overdose deaths in the United States

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
6 members of white supremacist group appear in Idaho court

In Coeur d’Alene, police found riot gear, one smoke grenade, shin guards and shields inside the van after pulling it over near a park

Updated 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Idaho Republicans poised to reject 2020 election results

Among the other proposed Idaho Republican Party resolutions this week is one calling for not recognizing “imaginary identities,” a resolution aimed at transg...

Updated 1 month ago
Lt. Gov. McGeachin OKs big pay boost for Idaho GOP official

Lawmakers each year consider raises for state workers, this year approving raises of more than 7%

Updated 1 month ago
White House: To help salmon, dams may need to be removed

If the four Snake River dams were ultimately removed, it would be largest such project in U.S. history