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Bill Allowing Out-of-state Insurance Plans Headed to Idaho Senate
A proposal to allow health insurers from other states to sell their plans in Idaho is gaining support inside the Statehouse.
Idaho House OKs Bill Exempting Mothers from Indecency Law
A proposal to provide legal protections for breastfeeding mothers is advancing through the Idaho Statehouse.
Idaho Man Charged with Manslaughter in Boating Deaths
Prosecutors have charged an eastern Idaho man with two counts of involuntary manslaughter in the wake of a boating accident last year that left two Utah residents dead.
Idaho Schools to Adopt New Science Standards
After three years of facing resistance inside the GOP-dominant Statehouse, Idaho schools will finally be able to implement a new slate of robust science standards.
Magic Valley Landfill to Start Turning Trash Into Gas Energy in May
Officials say a landfill in southern Idaho could start producing enough energy to power 2,500 homes as early as May.
Grocer Albertsons Eyes Rite Aid Deal in Health Care Push
The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands is buying the drugstore chain Rite Aid as retailers continue to plunge deeper into health care and adjust to swiftly changing shopping habits.
Man Who Died in Yellowstone Was Looking for Hidden Treasure
A 53-year-old Illinois man who fell to his death in Yellowstone National Park last year was looking for a supposed hidden cache of gold and jewels that has inspired thousands to hunt in vain across remote corners of the Western U.S., according to a report by park authorities.
New Health Care Bill Allows Non-ACA Plans, Targets Medicaid
An eastern Idaho lawmaker has introduced legislation allowing health insurance carriers to offer non-Obamacare approved plans, while also imposing new requirements for Medicaid recipients.
GOP Idaho Lawmaker Gets in Heated Exchange with Students
A northern Idaho lawmaker told students affiliated with Planned Parenthood he would call law enforcement officials if they attempted to visit his office at the Capitol.
Magic Valley Man Accused of Shooting at Officer in Custody
A 30-year-old Idaho man accused of shooting at an officer last month is back in custody after he left a Boise-area hospital.
Twin Falls Prosecutor to Review Fatal East Idaho Police Shooting
The Bonneville County prosecutor's office in eastern Idaho says it has asked another agency to review an investigation of a fatal police-involved shooting due to a conflict of interest.
Elk Refuge Considers Halting Feeding Program This Winter
National Elk Refuge officials say the supplemental feeding program could be halted this year as western Wyoming experiences a warmer than average winter.