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Board approves UI law program request with caveat 17 Aug 2012 | 07:23 pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The University of Idaho's plan to seek state funding to expand its Boise law program won approval from the Board of Education, but not without concerns from one trustee that the ca...
Liz Cheney says move to Wyoming not about politics 17 Aug 2012 | 07:17 pm
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Liz Cheney says her recent move to Wyoming wasn't motivated by politics.
Police find heroin hidden behind baby 17 Aug 2012 | 02:39 am
Authorities say two women have been arrested after a drug task force found heroin in their car hidden behind a 3-month-old baby.
4 Western ski destinations offer single pass, including Jackson 14 Aug 2012 | 10:53 pm
Four of the top ski destinations in the West are offering a single pass for the upcoming season.
Wyo. faces worst hay crop in decades 14 Aug 2012 | 02:51 am
New U.S. Agriculture Department estimates indicate Wyoming is facing one its worst hay harvests in terms of acreage in nearly 80 years.
Boise smoking ban in bars gets mixed reviews 14 Aug 2012 | 02:10 am
The decision earlier this year by Boise officials to ban smoking in the city's bars is earning mixed reviews.
Maine woman sentenced for Yellowstone embezzlement 11 Aug 2012 | 12:01 am
A Maine woman has been sentenced to one year of probation for stealing more than $7,000 while working for the National Park Service at Yellowstone National Park.
Wyoming job growth accelerates 10 Aug 2012 | 11:55 pm
More Wyoming people are working and are earning a little more than they did a year ago
Construction workers pull woman from burning car 10 Aug 2012 | 08:11 pm
Fire officials say five construction workers saved a woman whose car crashed hundreds of feet down a hill in Salt Lake City and burst into flames.
Otters on the attack at Idaho lake 10 Aug 2012 | 08:04 pm
Idaho Fish and Game officials are warning people to be careful at a northern Idaho lake because the region's otters are on the attack.