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Idaho Soccer Coach Fights Back After Receiving Racist Letter
A Boise youth soccer coach is fighting back after receiving a threatening anonymous letter with racial slurs directed at his players.
70 Bison Killed So Far This Year by Montana Hunters
Montana wildlife officials say 70 bison have been shot by hunters so far this year. The Billings Gazette reported Thursday that 59 of those bison were killed on the west side near West Yellowstone, while 11 were killed in the Gardiner area.
Missing Woman Found Dead Near Washington-Idaho Border
A woman reported missing in late December has been found dead in a drainage area near the Washington-Idaho border.
Police: Idaho Falls Man Shot After Charging Officers
An Idaho Falls man was shot by police after authorities say the man was wielding a weapon and charged at officers.
Mountain Lion on Runway Delays Flight at Idaho Airport
An airplane approaching a rural Idaho airport had to abort its initial landing after a mountain lion was spotted on the runway.
Idaho House Panel Introduces Speed Limit Bill
An Idaho House panel has introduced legislation that would allow trucks, buses and other large vehicles to go the same speed limit as other vehicles on the state's highways.
Idaho Officials: Thousands of Skilled Jobs are Going Unfilled
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Education officials say thousands of science, technology, engineering and math jobs are going unfilled each year in Idaho due to a lack of skilled workers. The Lewiston Tribune reports that education officials told the state Legislature's joint budget committee last we…
Woman Identified After Gooding County Shooting
Authorities have identified the woman killed in an altercation with Magic Valley law enforcement earlier this week near Gooding.
Plan to Close Idaho Health Coverage Gap Moves Forward
State lawmakers are moving forward with a plan to reduce Idaho's health coverage gap. A house committee introduced legislation on Monday that would allow the state to seek two federal waivers to the Affordable Care Act.
Idaho Judicial Branch Asks for Additional Judge in Jerome
Idaho Courts Director Sara Thomas says the state has made big gains on improving court access and technology, but Idaho is barely hanging on when it comes to judicial turnover and vacancies.
Company, Idaho Regulators at Odds Over Battery Storage Plan
A case before federal regulators involving an Idaho-based company's proposal to build a lithium-ion battery storage facility could have far-reaching ramifications for emerging battery-storage technologies.
Crews in Northeast Nevada Seek Small Plane Bound for Utah
Emergency workers in the northeast corner of Nevada are resuming their search for a small airplane that may have gone down in the Ruby Mountains east of Elko.