Archalus (Art) James Maker, 91, of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho passed peacefully at home on August 30th, 2022, surrounded by his loving wife of 67 Years, Dorothy Maker, Son, Mike Maker and daughter in law Jackie Maker.
Birds of Prey's Janie Veltkamp shares story of rescuing two orphan osprey chicks
In her new children’s book with co-author Deborah Lee Rose, Janie Veltkamp tells the true story of the rescue of two wild osprey chicks that were only 10 days old when they became orphans when a storm shattered their forest nest in Florida.
"Science helps find them a new family and home in the wild," the raptor biologist said.
Candidates in contested legislative races have raised $3 million combined
With less than two months to go before the November general election, most statewide races have one clear fundraiser, while some legislative candidates are raising and spending heavily in contested districts.
Now that the primary has whittled down the field of candidates, just 21 of Idaho’s 35 legislative districts have challengers for the two seats up for grabs in each district for the House of Representatives, and 18 districts have a challenger on the Senate side. Many Republican candidates need only make it to November to be sworn in to the Idaho Legislature by January, as they do not have a challenger in the general election.