Tag: Idaho

Teacher disarmed school shooter, hugged her until help came

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RIGBY, Idaho — When a student opened fire at an Idaho middle school, teacher Krista Gneiting directed children to safety, rushed to help a...

Virus testing strategies, opinions vary widely in US schools

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MISSION, Kan. — Children are having their noses swabbed or saliva sampled at school to test for the coronavirus in cities such as Baltimore,...

Scientists urge restoration of federal gray wolf protections

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TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A group of scientists urged the Biden administration Thursday to restore legal protections for gray wolves, saying their removal earlier...

Bill to kill up to 90% of Idaho wolves signed by governor

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BOISE, Idaho — Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed into law a measure that could lead to killing 90% of the state‚Äôs 1,500 wolves...

Idaho shooting: Very few school incidents committed by girls

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BOISE, Idaho — Authorities say they are trying to determine what prompted a young girl to open fire at a rural Idaho middle school,...

Feud breaks out among GOP lawmakers over Snake River dams

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SPOKANE, Wash. — Some Republican members of Congress from the Northwest are accusing a GOP Idaho lawmaker of conducting secret negotiations with the Democratic...

Group asks US to cut funding to Idaho over wolf-killing bill

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BOISE, Idaho — A conservation group is asking the U.S. government to cut off millions of dollars to Idaho that is used to improve...

US appeals court to consider Idaho transgender athletes ban

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BOISE, Idaho — An appeals court on Monday will consider the constitutionality of the first law in the nation banning transgender women and girls...

Idaho intern faced ‘overwhelming’ hassle after rape report

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BOISE, Idaho — The moment a 19-year-old intern reported that she was raped by an Idaho lawmaker became public, the harassment began. ...

Booms in Idaho, Utah buck the curve of slowing US growth

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SALT LAKE CITY — Two Western states known for their rugged landscapes and wide-open spaces are bucking the trend of sluggish U.S. population growth,...