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Idaho, Utah passengers had possible hepatitis A exposure

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 8:48am

Health officials in Idaho say anyone who used an on-board restroom during a Greyhound bus trip from Salt Lake City to Boise on April 10 might have been exposed to hepatitis A.

Wolf population declining in Yellowstone National Park

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 19th - 2:25pm

Officials say Yellowstone National Park's gray wolf population has dropped to about 80 wolves — less than half of the highest population mark in the park.

Idaho Ed Board approves tuition hikes at 4-year institutions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 19th - 8:54am

Students attending any of Idaho's four-year colleges or universities will pay several hundred dollars more next year under a newly approved tuition hike.

Legal filings contend principal sexually harassed students

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 1:38pm

Two females have filed legal documents against a western Idaho school district contending a high school principal sexually harassed them at the school while they were students and district officials failed to act.

Idaho school district settles sex discrimination case

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 12:05pm

An Idaho school district and a girl who sued after she was sexually assaulted by an older student reached a settlement hours after sending a jury to deliberate in the federal case.

Old railroad in Montana will be converted into pathway

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 3:28pm

A nine-mile (14.5-kilometer) stretch of abandoned railroad in southwest Montana will be resurrected to once again carry Yellowstone National Park-area tourists.

Bicyclist riding on Idaho highway dies after Jeep hits him

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 1:49pm

Idaho State Police say a bicyclist was killed in a crash.

Hunting, fewer pups, disease reduce Wyoming wolf population

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:44am

Biologists estimate the overall Wyoming wolf population at 286 this year, which is down 61 animals from a year ago.

Boise nonprofit offers homes made of steel containers

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 10:59am

A Boise nonprofit will begin accepting applications for families that want to live in one of four affordable houses made of steel shipping containers.

Idaho unemployment rate holds steady at 2.9%

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 19th - 1:42pm

Idaho's unemployment rate remained at 2.9% in March, the same as the previous month.

Idaho settles whistleblower case for more than $500K

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 19th - 8:54am

A federal trial in a whistleblower lawsuit filed against the state of Idaho has been canceled after the state settled the case for more than $500,000.

South-central Idaho teacher facing felony charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 19th - 8:13am

A third-grade teacher in south-central Idaho accused of injuring a man in front of three small children is facing three felony charges.

Small dam breach washes out part of Elko County road

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 3:59pm

A dam at a small rural reservoir in northeast Nevada has breached, flooding part of a county road in Elko County.

Idaho, Forest Service partner to plant trees on private land

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:33pm

Money generated from an Idaho partnership with the U.S. Forest Service involving timber sales on federal land is being used for the first time on private land for wildfire restoration work.

Suspect dead after shooting that injured police officer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:26pm

A Nez Perce Tribal Police officer was shot and injured at his Lewiston home Wednesday and the suspect was killed in a police shooting a short time later.

Man wants to take back guilty plea in killing of pregnant ex

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:32pm

The attorneys for a Wyoming man have filed a motion to withdraw his guilty plea in the killing of his pregnant ex-girlfriend.

Foundation to sell former site of Aryan Nations compound

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 11:59am

The former site of a white supremacist compound in Idaho soon will be on the market.

Agency says it's not to blame for Idaho fatal plane crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 9:53am

Federal officials say they are not to blame for the crash of a small airplane at a backcountry Idaho airstrip that killed four men and are requesting that a lawsuit filed by family members be dismissed.

Some Yellowstone roads opening Friday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:40am

Some roads and services in Yellowstone National Park will open for the new season on Friday — weather permitting.