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  1. Tribes launch study on restoring salmon runs to upper Columbia RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Native American tribes from Washington and Idaho who live near the upper Columbia River are beginning a study of whether salmon runs can be restored above Grand Coulee Dam, which blocked those runs more than 70 years ago. The tribes want to study what it would take to restore salmon runs to the 100 river miles between the dam, the nation's greatest producer of hydropower, and the U.S.-Canadian border.

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  2. Edit: Helping Community CollegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Particularly in Idaho -- land of low wages and, not coincidentally, one of the nation's worst rates of high school graduates going on to improve themselves through education and training - community colleges are key to success. The community college option is widely available, flexible and affordable.

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  3. Themes at listening session: Concerns about Optum, calls to expand...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    In the first hour of this morning's House and Senate Health & Welfare joint listening session, 17 people have testified. Nine presented serious concerns about Optum, the contractor handling behavioral health services for Idaho, including parents of seriously mentally ill children whose services have been cut and providers saying the firm won't approve needed coverage or adequately address grievances.

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  4. Days after Mormon church endorses some LGBT protections, LDS lawmakers in Idaho vote against themRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Two days after the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced it backed some nondiscrimination legislation , Idaho became the first heavily Mormon state to consider such a bill, and legislators there, including some who are Mormons, voted it down. The House State Affairs Committee voted 13-4 to hold a bill in committee that would have added sexual orientation and gender identity to the Idaho Human Rights act, in effect killing the bill.

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  5. Testimony: 'Denials of service,' 'Parents need a voice,' Expanding Medicaid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... denials of service. You can see it in New Mexico, you can see it in Salt Lake City, and you can certainly see it in Idaho." She said, "The process for appealing a denial is very arduous for the families and also for the agencies." She said Optum ...

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  6. House committee OKs resolution against E. Idaho monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIVI

    A non-binding resolution has been introduced in the Idaho House declaring that President Barack Obama shouldn't designate a national monument in eastern Idaho. Republican Rep. Paul Romrell of St. Anthony introduced the bill Thursday to the House Resources and Conservation Committee concerning the caldera plateau around Mesa Falls west of Yellowstone National Park.

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  7. Washington state imposes new quarantine for avian flu - School...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... strain is not yet known. The response follows a handful of other avian influenza cases recently found in the state, Idaho and California and a rash of poultry trade restrictions from dozens of countries over fears the bird-killing virus could ...

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  8. Measles suround the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KBCI CBS 2

    The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare says there have been no measles cases in Idaho since 2001 and there are no current cases of the measles in the state so far this year. The CDC says there are three measles cases in Utah, two in Washington and one in Oregon.

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  9. Bus Service for Twin Falls DistrictRead the original story

    Yesterday | KMVT Twin Falls

    Twin Falls, Idaho Bus drivers are late, and there are problems on buses that aren't being resolved by drivers... These are just a few of the complaints parents with in the Twin Falls School District are having with the current bus service. "This has gone on again since last spring and carried on in the summer and then really in the fall is when we noticed some pretty significant disruptions in the bus service" says Bray Dickinson, District Director of Operations.

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  10. Hempleman, Sklavos Talk About Upcoming FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMVT Twin Falls

    Twin Falls, Idaho Front Street Fights Four will still go on next month in Boise, there's just a change to the main event featuring Brandon "Hot Rod" Hempleman. The Twin Falls native will now face Steven "Super" Siler, an experienced fighter who appeared on the ultimate fighter and just got cut by the UFC.

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  11. Outdoor IdahoRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    OUTDOOR IDAHO explores the beauty, the drama, and the science of nature, while examining the significant environmental and resource issues facing the west. The McCall area appears to be a winter paradise.

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  12. View scheduleRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    The former Idahoan has been a part of the investigative documentary series since its beginnings, starting as its first senior producer. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Kirk about his most recent show "League of Denial," which examines whether the NFL covered up the numbers and severity of concussion-related injuries among professional football players.

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  13. What's happening - Fri, 30 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... 901 W. Sprague Ave. "Excavating Injustice: The Archaeology of a World War II Japanese Internment Camp in North Idaho" Idaho played a crucial role in Japanese internment as it was home to two sites of confinement: Kooskia, in Idaho County, and ...

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  14. DialogueRead the original story

    Yesterday | KISU-TV Pocatello

    The former Idahoan has been a part of the investigative documentary series since its beginnings, starting as its first senior producer. Host Marcia Franklin talks with Kirk about his most recent show "League of Denial," which examines whether the NFL covered up the numbers and severity of concussion-related injuries among professional football players.

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  15. A&B Irrigation District Pumping Plant Final Environmental Assessment...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... Final EA is available on Reclamation's Pacific Northwest Regional Office webpage at . Hard copies or CD-ROM versions of the report may also be obtained free of charge by contacting Mr. ...

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  16. See the article...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Window on the Clearwater

    ... unit (18+ 1 wheel chair). Bids shall be received by the District Office, 1051 Michigan Avenue, P.O. Box 2259, Orofino, Idaho, until 2:00 PM on February 10, 2015. Bus specifications are available at the Bus Garage, 1125 Ahsahka Road, Orofino, Idaho, ...

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  17. Legacy of CSI after Embezzlement ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMVT Twin Falls

    On January 15th, Dawn Marie Orr was booked into the Twin Falls County Jail and later released. It's alleged that the 41 year old embezzled over $530,000 from the College of Southern Idaho over a five year period after having access the vault room on campus, sending shock waves through the community.

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  18. Feds issue new policy for snowmobiles in national forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    ... exempted snowmobiles from a 2005 Forest Service plan restricting wheeled cross-country travel to designated routes. An Idaho-based backcountry skier group, Winter Wildlands Alliance, filed the lawsuit amid concerns that new and more powerful ...

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  19. Idaho Gay Rights Bill Dies In Tearful Committee HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A committee in the Idaho House Thursday rejected a gay rights measure known as the "Add the Words bill" on a 13-4 party line vote. During 21 hours of public testimony, gay and trans people told stories of discrimination, harassment, and violence in Idaho.

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  20. Idaho Won't Add LGBT Protections to Nondiscrimination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Advocate

    Supporters of the 'Add the Words' bill react to today's vote, in poses reminiscent of last year's protests that led to the bill receiving a hearing. After hearing testimony for three days on a bill, which supporters dubbed "Add the Words," that would have amended state law to include these characteristics, the House State Affairs Committee this morning voted 13-4 not to advance the bill to the full House, the Idaho Statesman reports.

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