Monday, July 13, 2020

State News

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

Updated 2 days, 22 hours ago

Hikers survive hair-raising close call at 10,000 feet

‘we needed to get out of there’

Updated 23 hours, 48 minutes ago
FROM THE AP: 2 killed, 1 in critical condition after fight in Bellevue

Two men are dead and another man is in critical condition after a shooting and stabbing Saturday night in Bellevue, authorities told KING TV.

Updated 1 day ago
FROM THE AP: Judge: Petition to recall Seattle mayor can move forward

SEATTLE (AP) — A King County Superior Court judge has approved a petition for an election to recall Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan.

Updated 1 day, 18 hours ago
FROM THE AP: Official: ‘Critical to understand long-term nature of virus’

SEATTLE (AP) — COVID-19 isn’t going away soon, so people need to learn to make protecting each other’s health part of daily life, King County’s top public health official said Friday.

Updated 2 days, 22 hours ago
Search finds zero wolves in South Cascades

Washington had at least 145 wolves at the end of 2019

Updated 3 days, 20 hours ago
Little pushes for in-person instruction in Idaho schools this fall

‘expectation is that schools will not be closed’

Updated 3 days, 23 hours ago
Seattle urged to see a ‘world without law enforcement’

Mayor Jenny Durkan last month proposed about $20 million in Police Department cuts

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Idaho Supreme Court rejects age-related death row appeal

James Harvey Hairston was sentenced to death in 1996 in connection with the shooting deaths of an elderly couple

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
US, Wyoming urge rejection of ruling that blocked bear hunts

Ruling means federal wildlife officials will have to do more to justify their proposal to lift protections for bears

Updated 4 days, 19 hours ago
Local restrictions in place as COVID-19 cases increase

Montana reported 44 more cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday

Updated 5 days, 19 hours ago
Feds scrap plans to reintroduce grizzlies to North Cascades

Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem has been the primary focus of grizzly recovery efforts to date, and grizzly populations have increased to about 700 bears there

Updated 5 days, 22 hours ago
Montana virus infections hit new high as nursing home hit

Studies suggest people can be infected without feeling sick

Updated 1 week ago
FROM THE AP: Montana town holds holiday events in spite of coronavirus

LINCOLN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana town held its annual Independence Day events, one of the few celebrations in the state not curtailed or canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Updated 1 week ago
FROM THE AP: Second Metro bus driver dies of COVID-19 in Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — A second bus driver has died from complications related to COVID-19, according to a public transportation agency in Washington state.