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Parents support school staff who wore 'border wall' costumes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:09pm

Parents rallied in support of a suspended principal at a school board meeting held by a district where 14 staffers were placed on administrative leave after donning costumes depicting racial stereotypes and a "border wall."

Idaho, Washington farmers see above-average year on wheat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:54am

Officials say farmers in Idaho and Washington saw above-average returns on wheat crop this year, but lentil prices are plunging.

Idaho Statesman eliminates executive editor post

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:53am

The McClatchy Company has restructured the newsroom leadership positions at the Idaho Statesman, eliminating the executive editor position held by Rhonda Prast and naming Nate Poppino as interim local editor.

Idaho woman dies after domestic violence shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:38am

Police say an Idaho woman who was shot by a 71-year-old man in a domestic violence situation has died.

Ex-head of Highway Districts association charged with theft

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 5:41am

Court records show the former executive director of the Idaho Association of Highway Districts has been charged with embezzling funds from the organization between 2013 and 2016.

Camp Rainbow Gold plans to buy Idaho resort property

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 2:42pm

Camp Rainbow Gold, an organization that offers camps and other support services for kids with cancer, has announced an agreement to buy a south-central Idaho resort property for $1.3 million.

Idaho police: Man dead, woman hospitalized in shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:32pm

Police say an Idaho woman has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries and a man is dead after what appears to be an attempted murder-suicide at a Meridian home.

Graves at tiny Idaho cemetery remain a mystery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 11:05am

A wind-swept parcel of ground on the edge of the tiny town of Minidoka once cradled the remains of at least 40 people.

Idaho man dies in hunting accident

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:16am

Authorities say a north-central Idaho man died while hunting Sunday morning after accidentally shooting himself.

Seattle firefighters mop up hotspots at fire in warehouses

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 4:16pm

A spokeswoman for the Seattle Fire Department says it may take several days to extinguish a fire in North Queen Anne.

Skiers rescued in 2 incidents in northwestern Wyoming

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 3:41pm

Authorities say two skiers have been rescued in recent days in separate incidents along Teton Pass on the Wyoming-Idaho border.

Oregon teen mayor: People can serve no matter their age

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 12:10pm

The teenage mayor-elect of a small Oregon city says he will be a steward for the budget and a proponent for growth.

Stabbing suspect was released from prison 4 months ago

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 10:25am

A man suspected of stabbing and seriously injuring a man he didn't know in Southeast Boise was released from prison just four months ago.

Large warehouse fire engulfs buildings in Seattle

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 12:40am

A large fire that began in a lumberyard warehouse in Seattle engulfed several buildings near the city's ship canal and caused some power outages.

Washington man pleads guilty to killing cab driver

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 10th - 2:01pm

A Washington man accused in the stabbing death of a Washington cabdriver in northern Idaho has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.

Idaho utility's lawsuit against EPA involving salmon on hold

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 10th - 11:48am

A lawsuit by an Idaho utility against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency concerning water temperature standards below a hydroelectric project where federally protected fall chinook salmon reproduce has been put on hold.

S. Idaho man pleads guilty in shooting death of daughter

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 10th - 9:01am

A southwestern Idaho man who shot and killed his adult daughter has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter.

Idaho man pleads guilty so sexually abusing relatives

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 9th - 2:10pm

A southwestern Idaho man who sexually abused young family members has pleaded guilty to five counts of lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 16.

Recount will be sought in Idaho Senate race

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 9th - 12:34pm

Democratic challenger Jim Bratnober says he'll pursue a recount in his race against Idaho Sen. Fred Martin, a Republican from Boise's District 15.