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Idaho Springs receives grant to plan hillside trails

Idaho Springs received a $62,000 grant for trails near the town. (Courtesy Alan Tiefenbach) The rush to turn former mining towns into outdoor recreation hubs has come to Idaho Springs. The City of Idaho Springs has received a $62,000 from Great Outdoors Colorado, the Denver-based organization that's

BUSINESSDEN.COM - 2018-03-21 12:01:55

Learn about Lewis and Clark's Idaho journey on Thursday

COEUR dALENE The community is invited to learn about Lewis and Clark in Idaho during a presentation in the Coeur d'Alene Public Library at 7 p.m. Thursday. The lecture, presented by resident historian Robert Singletary, will begin with the Lewis and Clark Expedition on July 15, 1805, just after they

COEUR D'ALENE PRESS - 2018-03-21 12:00:00

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Bear Hughes, Cristeros hockey

March 20, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press Post Falls senior Melody Kempton added another honor to a great season on Monday, as she was named the 2017-18 Gatorade Idaho Girls Basketball Player of the Year. The award which recognizes athlet... March 20, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press LEW

COEUR D'ALENE PRESS - 2018-03-21 12:00:00

Big Bend places three players on the all-tournament team, finishes third at NWAC

Callie Gronning EVERETT Its hard to say if the Big Bend Community College womens basketball team was punching above its weight this postseason, taking out a No. 1 and a No. 2 seed at the NWAC womens basketball championships before falling to the eventual champions. But the Lady Vikings (22-10) did p

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2018-03-21 12:00:00

Moses Lake woman uses social media, art to keep little girl's memory alive

MOSES LAKE, Wash.-- A Moses Lake woman is reaching thousands across the United States and honoring the memory of a 2-year-old girl. Along with her rock art, a name is being seen, spoken and photographed. With each package of rocks sent to anyone who has requested them, "hashtag BrynlieBug" is handw

KREM - 2018-03-21 12:21:00

LCSC-Coeur d'Alene grad earns national award

Whitlock-Wild Lewis-Clark State College Coeur d'Alene graduate Theresa Whitlock-Wild has become the second LCSC grad inthe pastdecadeto win a prestigious award from the University Professional Continuing Education Association. Whitlock-Wild, who graduated from LCSC-Coeur dAlene's communications prog

COEUR D'ALENE PRESS - 2018-03-21 12:00:00

Jeff Kyong-McClain joins University of Idaho as Confucius Institute co-director

Jeff Kyong-McClain has joined the University of Idaho as the Confucius Institute co-director, effective May 1. Kyong-McClain has a background in Chinese language and Chinese history and culture. Most recently, he worked at the University of Arkansas - Little Rock as the interim assistant director of

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2018-03-21 11:00:15

Another bad bill. Another promise of a special session to fix it

Stop us if you've heard this one before. The Utah Legislature passes a badly flawed bill. But since it's something he wants, Gov. Gary Herbert acknowledges its shortcomings, announces he's calling a special session to improve the bill, and signs it anyway. This is becoming an annual tradition. And e

OGDEN STANDARD-EXAMINER - 2018-03-21 11:30:00

Elsie Eaves

This one is going to be short however, it is fully loaded and I'm ready to go, hang on tight. Elsie Eaves was born in Idaho Springs, Colorado back in 1898. She graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1920 earning her degree in civil engineering. Retiring in 1963, she died in 1983 in

ACTIVERAIN - 2018-03-21 11:02:00

Legislature brings back health plan legislation

Further proving the maxim that no legislation is truly dead until the final gavel falls, an Idaho House of Representatives committee on Monday revived a bill that would cover about half of the 78,000 residents in the Medicaid gap. The House Health and Welfare Committee voted 7-5 to send House Bill 4

IDAHO MOUNTAIN EXPRESS - 2018-03-21 10:00:00

At Festival, Hollywood Meets Idaho

The seventh annual Sun Valley Film Festival came to a close on Sunday, March 18, wrapping up an extended weekend of films, panels, discussions and parties. Giving the final Coffee Talk of the festival on Sunday morning was actress and entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow, above, at the Sun Valley Opera Hous

IDAHO MOUNTAIN EXPRESS - 2018-03-21 10:00:00

Scrutinize the griz hunt regs

In the wake of Yellowstone grizzly bears being removed from the Endangered Species List and their management being handed over to Wyoming, Idaho and Montana, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has unveiled its preliminary management plan that will put the bruins in the crosshairs in Wyoming for th


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KIRO7.COM - 2018-03-21 10:39:10

Della Walker

Born in 1925 and raised on the family homestead in MacArthur, Idaho and later in Spokane, Washington, Della Mac (Winchell) Walker was the only child of Edgar and Ruby Winchell, loving parents who were both deaf. Della's empathy and professional passion for the infinite variations of the human experi

PORT TOWNSEND LEADER - 2018-03-21 10:00:00

WA Spokane WA Zone Forecast

Zone Forecast Product for Eastern Washington and North Idaho National Weather Service Spokane WA 309 AM PDT Wed Mar 21 2018 WAZ031-220030- Northeast Blue Mountains- Including the cities of Anatone and Peola 309 AM PDT Wed Mar 21 2018 .TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of rain and mountain snow in the

SFGATE - 2018-03-21 10:11:00

Our View: Don't let Idaho students fall further behind. Pass the budget for Idaho Reading Indicator

The children of Idaho have some catching up to do in education. A budget passed by the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee Tuesday is a step toward closing our education gap. Now it just needs to pass the House, Senate and Governor's desk. The budget, for the state Superintendent of Public Instru

TWIN FALLS TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-21 09:30:00

Sean Kelly Sanderson

Sean Kelly Sanderson, a son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and friend, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home from an ongoing battle with cancer, on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Sean was born on July 25, 1968, to Alice Walton and Larry Keeter. He was born in Twin Falls, Idaho, and grew u

IDAHO MOUNTAIN EXPRESS - 2018-03-21 10:00:00

Study: Texas Ranks 22nd for Dependency on Guns

When it comes to the economic impact of guns, Texas ranks in the middle for dependency on the firearm industry. According to WalletHub, Texas ranks 22nd overall for its jobs in the gun industry, political contributions and gun ownership. Idaho, Montana, Alaska, South Dakota and Wyoming topped the l

IHEART.COM - 2018-03-21 09:14:34

Water generated almost 50 percent of Idaho Power's energy supply last year as the company set new lows for carbon dioxide emissions

TWIN FALLS - Hydroelectricity accounted for nearly half of the energy Idaho Power generated and purchased in 2017. The company's annual report shows a total power supply of 17.9 million megawatt-hours for the year. Of that, 8.9 million megawatt-hours (or 49.5 percent) was produced by company's dams,

TWIN FALLS TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-21 08:30:00

Trespass bill amended in Idaho Senate. Here's what they changed.

BOISE - A much-debated bill to crack down on trespassing saw some tweaks Tuesday. The Senate voted to adopt amendments proposed by HB 658's Senate sponsor, Sen. Mark Harris, that are meant to address some of the widespread concerns and questions surrounding the bill. HB 658, an updated version of an

TRIBUNELEDGERNEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 08:15:00