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Case numbers appear to be declining slowly, but Idaho has recorded at least one COVID-19-related death each day for the last two weeks.

In his final days in office, Donald Trump found friends and political allies in short supply following the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.

“The things that happen outside the walls could affect those working behind the walls."

“We think there are things we can do to speed up the delivery of that vaccine and to make that vaccine supply go further.”

Official calls it “one of the most egregious, cruel acts against Idaho’s wildlife that I’ve witnessed in my career.”

We try to help address concerns about the $600 stimulus checks

Sundogs, halos and sun pillars are occasionally mistaken for UFOs.


This sign someone put up in front of our Idaho Statesman building put a collective lump in our journalists' throats.

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Jim Risch’s track record in the Senate is one of disappointment, writes the editorial board.

The report raises red flags about aging plants and facilities, some containing large amounts of plutonium.

Committee members rejected today a call for joining a convention to amend the U.S. Constitution. #idleg 

There's teamwork, and then there's what the Boise Black Knights did Tuesday.

It’s not that your message isn’t being heard. We hear you. Loud and clear. It’s just that your message is dead wrong and dangerous, writes the editorial board.