BOISE (AP) — Idaho liquor sales are up. State Liquor Division Director Jeff Anderson says sales of distilled spirits in fiscal year 2014 that ended in July went up 4.8 percent over the previous year. The Spokesman-Review reports that Anderson told lawmakers on the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee that proceeds reached $63 million. Anderson attributes 7 percent of the increase to Washington state residents driving across the border to buy cheaper booze. In 2011, Washington state voters privatized their state liquor sales system and added taxes that increased the cost.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho proposal to change when police can take a citizen’s property has cleared its latest hurdle despite warnings from critics that doing so will mean the Legislature is softening its […]
INTERVIEW: Local private investigator teaches public how to avoid falling victim to human trafficking
Sarah Marshall is the lead investigator and business owner of Off the Grid Investigations in Idaho Falls. She has extensive military training in Global Command and Control, Military Intelligence, Man-Hunting, and is a Security Specialist. […]
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho House unanimously approved legislation Monday that would create a statewide standard on how long physical evidence in sexual assault investigations should be retained. According to the proposal, rape kits […]