Idaho Home State Idaho

Aug. 21 total solar eclipse already causing havoc
Aug. 21 total solar eclipse already causing havoc
Hotel and motel rooms in the path of the eclipse have been full for a couple years, but you and 30 to 40 others can rent a farm and stay in an RV for $35,000.

Featured Stories

Water plentiful in Eastern Oregon, southwestern Idaho
Water plentiful in Eastern Oregon, southwestern Idaho
Record or near-record snowpack levels in basins around southwestern Idaho and Eastern Oregon have provided the region’s farmers with a full supply of irrigation water this year. The water season may extend longer than normal in some areas and...
Some southern Idaho residents worry about proposed UI dairy
UI still needs to select a building site, then go through the local permit and zoning process.
Idaho proposes wolf baiting; mulls bounty on problem wolves
Idaho proposes wolf baiting; mulls bounty on problem wolves
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has formally proposed to allow sportsmen to use bait when hunting wolves, and a committee formed to oversee wolf depredation control for the state has discussed implementing a bounty on problem wolves with IDFG...
Project seeks to develop advanced yellow bean lines
Project seeks to develop advanced yellow bean lines
A $134,000 specialty crop grant will enable the Idaho Bean Commission to partner with Oregon State University and University of Idaho researchers on a breeding project designed to develop advanced yellow bean lines.
Soil health expert preaches plant diversity to Caribou County growers
Soil health expert preaches plant diversity to Caribou County growers
A leading soil health expert addressed about 70 Caribou County, Idaho, growers regarding the importance of planting multi-species cover crops and maintaining a diversity of living roots in their soil.
Central Idaho residents told to prepare to flee wildfire
Residents in rural north-central Idaho have been told to be ready to evacuate due to a 2-square-mile (5-sq kilometer) wildfire burning in timber in steep terrain about 40 miles east of McCall.
Interior: No changes needed to Colorado national monument
Zinke removed two other monuments, in Idaho and Washington state, from his review of 27 monuments created since 1996.
Idaho weather stations addressing falling numbers knowledge gap
Idaho weather stations addressing falling numbers knowledge gap
The Idaho Wheat Commission has funded 16 weather stations to record environmental data at University of Idaho’s regional variety trial sites.
Idaho Supreme Court upholds grocery tax veto
For many Idahoans, Tuesday’s ruling won’t result in changes at the grocery checkout line.
Idaho man pleads guilty in cockfighting case
Authorities detained 150 people and seized 80 roosters in March at a Gooding farm.

Marketplace