BOISE (AP) | Idaho labor officials say Idaho's population of ethnic minorities and people of color is on the rise.
SAGLE (AP) | A northern Idaho museum director has made it his mission to find forgotten stories while seeking the origins of military memorabilia.
Fifty-seven percent of Idahoans are opposed to Common Core, and a plurality believe the state's schools have gotten worse over the past five years, according to the latest statewide poll from …
BOISE (AP) • The Idaho Department of Labor says it’s offering a new micro-grant program to train workers and keep them in Idaho.
COEUR D'ALENE (AP) | A northern Idaho woman has been found guilty of pursuing a protected bird after an attempt to save a duck from a hunter's falcon ended with the death of both birds.
IDAHO FALLS (AP) | Two eastern Idaho canal companies are moving forward with plans to build powerhouses on adjacent sides of the Snake River.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) • Five new lodges are under construction at Yellowstone National Park’s Canyon Lodge that will replace 400 outdated cabins.
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BAYVIEW, Idaho (AP) | A wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 200 residents in an upscale lakeside community to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 s…
Today is Monday, July 6.
Today's Highlights in History:
TWIN FALLS • It wasn’t easy and it wasn’t always pretty. But for the first time in the careers of his senior class, head coach Tim Stadelmeir and the Twin Falls Cowboys are champions of the Co…
BOISE (AP) | Same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states, but nestled in the Idaho Constitution remains the provision that defines marriage as only between a man and a woman.
TWIN FALLS • Being a pageant queen is still new and strange to Davina Hull, but her year of representing the state as Miss Africa Idaho has opened many doors for her.
Idaho’s state parks are thriving just five years after Gov. Butch Otter proposed shutting down the state parks department and eliminating funding for parks.
TWIN FALLS • University of Washington medical student Kevin Stroschein spent four weeks getting a first-hand look at what it takes to be a surgeon.
TWIN FALLS • Twin Falls County’s property values grew faster than most of the state over the past decade.
TWIN FALLS • As Kayzin Cresswell watched her daughter participate in traditional Burmese dances, that feeling of homesickness she feels every spring disappeared.
With May’s rain, we saw our desert grow green with lush grasses and blooming brush. Now that we are sweating through triple-digit heat, the beautiful landscape is transforming into a tinder bo…
CHICAGO • There’s so much milk flowing out of U.S. cows these days that some is ending up in dirt pits because dairies can’t find buyers.
Across the border from Idaho, people are buying, selling and consuming marijuana — legally under state law.
TWIN FALLS • City Manager Travis Rothweiler will present his 2016 recommended budget the Twin Falls City Council Monday night.
Few nations have changed the course of their relationship as profoundly in as little time as Vietnam and the United States have. This week, the official U.S. visit of Nguyen Phu Trong, general…
Health-related classes and events throughout south-central Idaho this week and beyond.
Lawrence ‘Larry’ Lee Pullan
TWIN FALLS • In the beginning, there were 247.
Buhl • A woman died Saturday morning in a house fire in Buhl.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) | Few things are more disheartening to the camping summer tourist than pulling into a campground and finding all of the sites full. It's especially deflating when you've b…
The following editorial appeared in Sunday’s Washington Post: In the two weeks before Independence Day, the United States saw some major changes: Confederate battle flags furling where they ha…
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) | The Mormon church is relaxing its dress code standards for male missionaries sent to serve in hot climates around the world.
NAMPA | Growing up in southwest Idaho, Randy King’s idea of camp cooking was heating a can of chili, and he described Mountain Dew as a “food group.”
OREM, Utah • If you’re out and about in Orem during the first of the month, keep your eyes peeled. Behind the handlebars of a four-wheel bike, 96-year-old Clare Oliphant will be on the road, too.
TWIN FALLS | Weather is having a greater than usual impact on what farmers across the U.S. actually planted compared to what they intended to plant this spring. Idaho is no exception.
BOISE | If you went to St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Boise for a knee replacement, you would get a bill showing $76,000 in charges. But if you had the Idaho Statesman’s insurance plan …
The grain markets had one of their most explosive weeks in over a year, despite a holiday-shortened trading week. As wet weather continued to cause headaches for many Midwestern farmers, the U…
RUPERT • The heat didn’t stop families from packing the historic district for Fourth of July festivities Saturday. Children were out, eager to grab candy while horses, an inflated monkey float…
TWIN FALLS• Coming off of Friday night’s 12-2 loss to Lethbridge, the Twin Falls Cowboys pulled a 7-6 win in 8 innings over the Reno Athletics, advancing to the Cowboy Classic Tournament semifinals.
MINNEAPOLIS • As the farm-to-table movement connects more consumers with local farmers, some farms have shortened the distance between the plow and the plate. They’re inviting customers over f…
Jack Nelson earned his first punch at Caldwell Gun Club on May 2. At age 13 years, 6 months and 2 days he scored a perfect round — 100 straight from 19 yards. He is the youngest shooter to pos…
A response to those who oppose the refugee program that CSI sponsors:
Nearly 240 years ago, our founding fathers declared our national independence from Great Britain.