Thursday, August 05, 2021

State News

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

Updated 12 hours, 33 minutes ago

Young Idaho boy still missing despite exhaustive search

The boy who answers to the nickname, “Monkey,” was last seen in the evening outside his home

Updated 18 hours, 38 minutes ago
Boise woman charged in connection with Jan. 6 insurrection

Hemphill was an early and avid member of People's Rights

Updated 1 day, 19 hours ago
Lawmaker who ID'd rape accuser may lose committee assignment

Giddings declined to attend much of the hearing

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago
Hearing begins for lawmaker who shared rape accuser's name

When Giddings entered the ethics hearing on Monday, she was met with applause

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Messy Grand Teton camp draws bear; Idaho woman fined $5.8K

Officials warned the bear might have to be killed if it's involved in a similar problem again

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Democrats back Biden US lands pick assailed by Republicans

At stake is the leadership of the Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management

Updated 2 weeks ago
A small victory: Used-car prices slip from dizzy heights

The whole crazy price cycle began with the eruption of the pandemic, when many states issued stay-at-home orders

Updated 2 weeks ago
Idaho lawmaker who shared rape accuser's name faces hearing

Rep. Heather Scott, a Republican from Blanchard, sought a copy of the police report and made inquiries into how people who make rape allegations could themse...

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Grazing fees could rise on state-owned land in Idaho

New rate would still only be about 60% of what private landowners charge

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Montana drops 'bad actor' claim against Hecla mine executive

Filing drew criticism from environmental groups that supported sanctions against Phillips Baker Jr.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Idaho governor against interfering in vaccine requirements

Little: No reason why schools can't hold in-person classes this fall

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
EXPLAINER: High prices, court access challenge Idaho renters

As of June 7, roughly 3.2 million people in the U.S. said they face eviction in the next two months

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Governor asks Idaho residents for help preventing wildfires

So far this year, according to the National Interagency Fire Center, there have been nearly 34,000 wildfires

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Masks optional for Boise School District students, staff

The new plan encourages those who are not vaccinated to continue wearing masks to protect themselves and the community

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
'Scary': Fuel shortage could ground firefighting aircraft

Jet fuel inventories in the U.S. are at or above the five-year average