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LEWISTON, Idaho – Nancy Johnston, an assistant professor in chemistry at Lewis-Clark State College, has received a $249,000 grant from Idaho’s IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) to study air quality in the Lewis-Clark Valley, particularly during summer wildfires.

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A firewood sale on designated areas of Craig Mt Wildlife Management Area property will begin July 13th, 2019. The sale will only be on Idaho Department of Fish and Game property. Please pay attention to property boundaries and property markers. There is Bureau of Land Management and The Natu…

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Enjoy a variety of outdoor summer fun opportunities at Dworshak Dam and Reservoir during the Independence Day holiday weekend – boating, camping, water sports, swimming, fishing, hiking and more.

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Portland, Ore. – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) invites members of the public who are interested in learning about a proposal to construct a system of fuel breaks to enhance the ability of wildland firefighters to control rangeland wildfires.

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BOISE, Idaho – The Idaho Victory Fund has launched a digital advertising campaign to highlight the great work being accomplished by Governor Brad Little through the “Red Tape Reduction Act,” an executive order signed earlier this year.

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Every July 4th we celebrate the establishment of our nation and the values that created it. The freedoms that our inspired founders affirmed in the Declaration of Independence, and upheld in our Constitution, are the guiding principles of our Republic. The Declaration proclaims, “We hold the…

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(BOISE) – Idaho high school juniors’ 2019 SAT college entry exam scores are in, and they show a general decline from last year’s scores. Analysis of the results will help the State Department of Education understand the trend and this year’s cohort of test-takers, Superintendent of Public In…

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Washington, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Jim Risch (R-Idaho), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, last night spoke with Judy Woodruff on PBS Newshour about his meeting with President Trump to discuss the options available to respond to the Iranian government shooting down a U.S. drone ea…

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More than 1,800 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team Soldiers from 137 Idaho communities are returning home this week after nearly a month-long rotation at the U.S. Army’s National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California. The large-scale exercise was the brigade’s final training requirement i…

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Idaho turkey hunters have one last shot at 124 leftover fall turkey controlled hunt permits that will be available first-come, first served starting at 10 a.m. MDT, Monday, July 17, at all Fish and Game license vendors, online at https://idfg.idaho.gov, or by calling 800-554-8685.

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(BONNERS FERRY) — Approximately 300 acres of prime forest and wildlife habitat at the foot of Hall Mountain near Bonners Ferry in northern Idaho was conserved recently by The Nature Conservancy and the Idaho Department of Lands (IDL).

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BOISE ID – The Idaho State Fire Marshal’s Office is assisting with the investigation of a fire that took place in Donnelly at 10:00 p.m. Friday, June 30. Multiple calls were received by the Valley County Sherriff’s Office, and the Donnelly Fire Department was dispatched.

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WALLA WALLA, Wash. -- As the nation's largest federal provider of water-based recreation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers stresses water safety and urges extra caution while in or around water during the upcoming Independence Day holiday.

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Citizens of the Treasure Valley are once again being victimized by a phone scam involving federal grand jury duty. Individuals are contacted by telephone from an imposter posing as an Ada County deputy sheriff demanding payment for failing to appear for federal grand jury service. The scam a…

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Avista is performing maintenance and infrastructure upgrades in Grangeville and the surrounding area on Tuesday, June 27. Customers in Elk City, Red River, Dixie and Orogrande will experience an outage between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on June 27. Approximately 650 customers will be affected b…

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Columbia and Snake rivers - Water recreation enthusiasts should watch out for increased amounts floating woody debris in the lower Columbia River as well as the Snake River starting Friday, June 16, 2017, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials announced today.

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MERIDIAN, Idaho, JUNE 19, 2017– While the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) remains unclear, Blue Cross of Idaho is pleased to announce it will it will remain in the 2018 individual market, offering on and off exchange qualified health plans in every county in Idaho.

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BOISE ID – In response to Executive Order 2017-06, the Idaho Department of Insurance will be reaching out to stakeholders for comment regarding the licensing and renewal process to ensure that the Department’s processes do not create unnecessary barriers to commerce or employment. Informatio…

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There aren't many better ways to spend a warm summer night than with a free outdoor movie surrounded by the beautiful Kamiah Valley. As the sun sets across the valley, lay out your blankets and settle in for a free, fun, family-friendly film!

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BOISE, ID—A significant number of adults and children in small towns and rural areas in Idaho rely on Medicaid and the state’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), according to a new, independent report released by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families and the Uni…

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Boise, ID - Former State Senator and current gubernatorial candidate Russ Fulcher announced today that he will be withdrawing from the Governor's race and seek Idaho's 1st Congressional District seat currently held by Rep. Raúl Labrador.

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BOISE, Idaho, June 14, 2017 — While Idaho’s children are seeing gains in access to health care, education continues to lag, signaling a need for more prudent investments in public school programs and early learning opportunities, according to data in the 2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book released t…

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HAILEY, Idaho – A two-person team from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Walla Walla District Headquarters is providing technical assistance to emergency managers in Hailey, Idaho, as they respond to flooding conditions there, according to Corps emergency management officials at the District…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-ID) applauded today’s decision by Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke to enact a 60-day review of sage grouse policies. In 2015, the Obama Administration released a plan to restrict land use in 11 states, including Idaho, to manage the sage grouse. The p…