BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill that would exempt prescription eyeglasses and contacts from state’s sales tax has cleared its final hurdle and is on its way to the governor’s desk. If signed by Gov. Butch Otter, glasses would be exempt beginning July 1 and contacts would fall under the exemption the following year. The bill is estimated to cost the state more than $2.8 million in revenue per year.
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho man suspected of killing his former fiancee before later apparently killing himself had been released from jail on a $10,000 bond and a no-contact order with the […]
￼ BOISE, Idaho ー Distracted driving is back in the state spotlight thanks to two proposed bills. Senate Bill 1064 and House Bill 77 tackle distracted driving differently. S1064 would have instituted a statewide ban […]
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill that would ban Idaho’s slot-like instant horse racing machines has passed the House and is on its way to the governor’s desk. After two hours of discussion in the chamber, the House voted […]