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  1. Bomb Squad Snuffs Incendiary Device at Storage Unit of Convicted Idaho Child Sex OffenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    A bomb squad was called in to a Lewiston storage facility Monday after an incendiary device was discovered in the storage unit of a man recently sent to prison for child sex abuse. Allan Helm, 53, of Lewiston, was sentenced earlier this month to 10 years behind bars for the sexual exploitation of a minor and two counts of video voyeurism.


  2. Something's in the Air in Lewiston: Study Will Examine High Levels of FormaldehydeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    It's not out of the ordinary for cities such as Detroit or Seattle to register high formaldehyde levels in the atmosphere. But when the relatively small city of Lewiston hit similar levels-as high as 20 parts per billion-the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency agreed to fund an inquiry into exactly what's going on in north-central Idaho.


  3. 'Rash' of Bomb Threats Target Lewiston SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    A series of bomb threats, including two in as many days, have some students, parents and teachers in Lewiston on edge. This morning's Lewiston Tribune reports students discovered one of the threats May 26, written on a mirror in a girl's bathroom at Jenifer Junior High in Lewiston.


  4. 'Evaporating' Shipping Options Impact Port of LewistonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    The shipping news at the Port of Portland is not good and that's troubling to exporters at Idahos only seaport, which has been struggling to recover for more than a year. The Port of Lewiston was crippled at the beginning of 2015 by a severe work slowdown at ports on the West Coast.


  5. Lewiston Democrat Dan Rudolph Says He Won't Run for Re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    In November 2014, Rep. Dan Rudolph mounted a surprising challenge to Republican incumbent Rep. Thyra Stevenson. Rudolph came out on top by 25 votes, sending him to the Idaho Legislature.


  6. Idaho's Best Volunteers Honored at StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    Retired U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Michael Shaw spends his days helping fellow veterans.


  7. Rep. Dan RudolphRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Boise Weekly

    Dan Rudolph straddles borders as much as he straddles the aisles of the Idaho Legislature. Representing Idaho's 6th legislative district - perhaps the most moderate of the Gem State's political divides - Rudolph is accountable to constituents in blue-collar Nez Perce County and rural Lewis County.


  8. Syringa House Going Dark at Month's-EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    A home away from home, serving adolescent Idaho girls for nearly three decades, is shutting its doors at the end of the month. The Northwest Children's Home nonprofit opened Syringa House in Nampa in 1987 and expanded to serve up to 24 girls, ages 9 to 18, in 2007.


  9. Port of Lewiston Officials Unveil New Route to Move Idaho ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Officials at the Port of Lewiston-Idaho's only seaport-announced Wednesday they have engineered a new plan to get export traffic moving again after almost 11 months of deadlock. The port was crippled at the beginning of 2015 by a severe work slowdown at ports on the West Coast.


  10. Idaho Ed. Board Grants Ybarra's Request to Waive Testing RequirmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    The Idaho State Board of Education unanimously approved a plan by Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra to temporarily rescind standardized testing requirements for 9th grade students and the graduation requirement for 10th grade students. "It's too premature for the test to be used as a graduation requirement," Ybarra told the Board during an Oct. 21 meeting on the campus of Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston.


  11. Single Idaho Adult Making $7.25 Per Hour Must Work 80-Hour Week for 'Living Wage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Earlier this year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 5.8 percent of Idaho's working women were paid the minimum wage, compared to 4.4 percent of Idaho's working men. Idaho's minimum wage is $7.25 per hour, a far cry from the $14.51 per hour a new national survey indicated is necessary for a single Idaho adult to make a "living wage."


  12. Idaho 'Constitutional Carry' Gun Advocate: More Armed People...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    A pair of weekend rallies in Lewiston and Coeur d'Alene attracted scores of Idahoans interested in passage of what they call "constitutional carry" legislation in the Gem State. The Idaho Second Amendment Alliance launched the series of rallies in September , with gatherings in Twin Falls, Pocatello and Rexburg.


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