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Number of confirmed vaping illnesses in Idaho grows to 6

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:21pm

Idaho public health officials say there are now six confirmed cases of vaping-related lung illness in the state.

Man convicted of 1983 double murder for the third time

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 11:00am

A man charged with killing a Texas couple as they camped in north-central Idaho 36 years ago has been found guilty for the third time.

New student construction program aims to fill labor shortage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:47am

A southern Idaho school district is offering a construction program for students in hopes of helping to fill a regional labor shortage.

Judge says mining company violates federal water rules

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 10:46am

A federal judge says an Idaho mining company has not complied with court orders and continues to violate clean water rules.

Hunters asked to help battle chronic wasting disease

Jerry Painter, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 1:34pm

The deadly chronic wasting disease -- sometimes called "zombie deer disease" -- is killing deer, elk and moose in Wyoming, Utah and Montana. It can crush deer and elk populations. It has been detected just a few miles from the Idaho state line. So far, the disease has not been detected in Idaho.

Idaho auctions sticker-covered "Welcome" sign

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 1:18pm

The Idaho Transportation Department is auctioning one of the state-line "Welcome to Idaho" signs that was recently retired.

Llama has dental surgery to get at root cause of past escape

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 10:22am

A pack llama that absconded because of an abscess during a Yellowstone National Park guided trip last year underwent a four-hour operation to remove the malignant molars.

Idaho execution records appeal may be considered next year

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:26pm

The Idaho Supreme Court is expected to decide next year whether prison officials must reveal the past source of their execution drugs. Similar debates are raging in courthouses and statehouses across the United States, but it's not yet clear if rulings elsewhere — including a recent 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that said there is no First Amendment right to the information — will impact the Idaho fight.

Trial for shootings at Freeman High moved to October 2020

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:11pm

The murder trial for a youth charged with killing one classmate and wounding three others at a high school in Washington state has been pushed back to Oct. 5, 2020.

Plane crash wreckage found; 'no known survivors'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:47am

Authorities say a small plane believed to have two people aboard crashed in northwestern Nevada and that there were "no known survivors."

1 killed after Amtrak train hits truck parked on tracks

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:17am

One person has been killed after an Amtrak train heading to Seattle crashed into a truck parked on the tracks in the town of Athol, Idaho.

Idaho students get clean computers month after cyberattack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:34am

An Idaho school district has distributed computers to students a month after a department-wide cyberattack wiped out the district's network.

Latest Idaho news, sports, business and entertainment at 3:20 p.m. MDT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 3:20am

The Idaho Supreme Court is expected to decide next year whether prison officials must reveal the past source of their execution drugs. Similar debates are raging in courthouses and statehouses across the United States, but it's not yet clear if rulings elsewhere — including a recent 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that said there is no First Amendment right to the information — will impact the Idaho fight.

Here is the latest Idaho news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. MDT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:40am

The Idaho Supreme Court is expected to decide next year whether prison officials must reveal the past source of their execution drugs. Similar debates are raging in courthouses and statehouses across the United States, but it's not yet clear if rulings elsewhere _ including a recent 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision that said there is no First Amendment right to the information _ will impact the Idaho fight.

2 die in motorhome, pickup collision in eastern Oregon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:01pm

Authorities say two drivers were killed when a motorhome towing another vehicle and a pickup truck towing a travel trailer collided in eastern Oregon.

Idaho man receives 30 years imprisonment after beating child

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:29pm

An Idaho Falls man has received the maximum sentence after he acknowledged abusing a 1-year-old boy.

Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Glacier parks allow e-bikes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:18pm

National Park Service officials say motorized electric bicycles are now allowed in Yellowstone, Grand Teton and Glacier national parks, along with Wyoming's National Elk Refuge.

OSHA: 4 Idaho Dollar Tree stores had unsafe conditions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:30am

A federal work safety agency has cited four Idaho Dollar Tree stores for allegedly exposing employees to unsafe conditions for poorly stacked boxes and blocked exits.

Dozens of people attend virtual meeting on future of wolves

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:28am

Dozens of people listened to a virtual meeting involving the future of wolf management in Washington state.

Idaho officials say cat has rabies, first case in decades

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 9:17am

Idaho health officials say a cat has tested positive for rabies for the first time in 27 years.