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  • 4 hours ago Politics

Democratic lawmakers say Idaho should ditch private prisons

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Two Democratic state lawmakers want Idaho to sever all ties with private prison companies, and say they'll vigorously pursue legislation on the issue next year.

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  • 9 minutes ago Video Government

Labrador named western states chairman on Rand Paul's presidential campaign

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul has selected Idaho Congressman Raul Labrador to as the campaign's western states chairman.

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  • Crime

Former clerk pleads guilty in handling of recall petition

A former clerk in northern Idaho is getting probation and community service as part of her guilty plea on charges that she mistakenly stated enough signatures were collected for a school official's recall.

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  • Environment

BLM reopens 54,000 acres of land scorched by 2013 wildfires

The Bureau of Land Management has opened about 54,200 acres of public land north of Mountain Home to non-motorized entry. The 2013 Pony and Elk fires affected the area, which is managed by the BLM.

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  • 3 hours ago Video