Idaho State News

Gas Prices Going Up

March 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

(REGIONAL)  Those gassing up their vehicles in this week certainly noticed the marked increase in the price per gallon of gasoline at the pumps.  Nationally, says Amerine [...]

Wolf Hunt Costs State $30,000

March 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

(BOISE) –  A hunt that killed 23 Idaho wolves last month cost the state $30,000. Officials said the hunt in the Lolo elk zone near the Montana border was needed to [...]

Mercy For Animals Criticizes Idaho

March 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

(BOISE) – Mercy for Animals, which fought against the state’s so-called ag-gag bill continues to criticize Idaho  and its elected leaders. Vandhana Bala, general counsel [...]

Visits to National Parks Top 283 Million

March 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

 (WASHINGTON) – A report released yesterday by the National Park Service indicate that visitation in 2012 grew by 4-million visitors and became a more robust economic [...]

Gov. Otter Signs Ag-Gag Bill

March 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

(BOISE) – It’s official. Gov. Butch Otter has signed a bill into law that will criminalize animal activists who secretly film operations on farms. The so-called [...]

Lawmakers Call For End to CCA Relationship

March 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

(BOISE) – Some lawmakers are calling to end the state’s relationship with a private prison company and get Idaho inmates housed at a Colorado prison out of the [...]

People Stranded on Highway for 18 Hours

March 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

(ISLAND PARK) – Fremont County Search and Rescue teams helped stranded motorists on Highway 20 after a storm closed the road late Friday. Some motorists were stranded [...]
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