Idaho Government Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. JFAC stabilityRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 6 | Ridenbaugh Press

    The co-leadership of Idaho's JFAC is closely watched in the statehouse and little noticed elsewhere, partly because it gets fewer headlines than its role would warrant. One reason for that is that it has been a relative rock of stability: It hasn't turned over a great deal.

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  2. College Women Gather at Statehouse to Debate Raising Idaho's Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Boise Weekly

    It was so bright out that you almost didn't know where the marble of the Capitol steps ended and the sky began, but the afternoon of June 5, 26 college women from across Idaho had gathered to participate in a civic exercise that impacts the lives of thousands of Idahoans: to debate raising the Gem State's minimum wage. They gathered to enact a mock press conference and legislative session as part of the Boise State University School of Public Service's New Leadership Idaho program, where, for the last week, these women had undertaken intense research and preparation under the tutelage of policymakers, experts and members of the media.

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  3. Ed (The Flea) Bell-Former Id St receiver talks about College Football Hall of fame-Joe NamathRead the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | KTIK-AM Boise

    "It's A Good Thing We Don't Have a Webcam" Jocks and Jocularity at Idaho Sports Talk "Sometimes prosecution in exchange for a conviction on one will drop the other. Depends on how much he resisted or obstructed; agree or disagree Mike Prater who has more police experience than I do even."

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  4. Fitch Rates Idaho Housing and Finance Association GARVEES 'A+'Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Business Wire

    The association plans to price the series 2015A bonds the week of June 15, 2015. Federal Program Future Uncertain: The Idaho Transportation Department's receipt of Title 23 funds from the Federal Highway Administration to pay debt service depends on the strength, stability, and reliability of the federal program that authorizes outlays from the highway trust fund .

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  5. Court strikes down Guam's same-sex marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Windsor Beacon

    Loretta Pangelinan, left, and Kathleen Aguero, walk away together from the clerk's office at the U.S. District Court of Guam in Hagatna on April 13. The couple, and their legal representatives, had just formally filed a complaint against the governor and Carolyn Garrido, the Department of Public Health and Social Services' public health registrar, after their application for a marriage license was not accepted by DPHSS on April 8. Rick Cruz/Pacific Daily News/rmcruz@guampdn.com / Rick Cruz/PDN HAGATNA, Guam - A federal judge on Friday struck down a Guam law that defined marriage as between couples of the opposite sex.

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  6. Uber Comes To The Lake CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    "We're excited to announce that Uber is launching in Coeur d'Alene and Idaho Falls today at 5 PM! We couldn't be more excited to launch in these cities, with the support of Senator Bob Nonini and Senator Bart Davis. Today both Senator Nonini and Senator Davis fired open their Uber apps in their respective cities and with two taps, requested an uberX ride.

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  7. Plague in Idaho squirrels has not spread to humans, petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Plague in Idaho squirrels has not spread to humans, pets Idaho health officials say no cases of the disease have been reported in people or pets. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1IlemmX BOISE, Idaho - About two weeks after ground squirrels south of Boise tested positive for plague, Idaho health officials say no cases of the disease have been reported in people or pets.

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  8. Ground squirrels plague not spreading to humans, petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KNIN-TV Boise

    Image by "Southern Idaho ground squirrel , candidate" by USFWS Endangered Species - Flickr: Southern Idaho ground squirrel , candidate. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons BOISE, Idaho -- About two weeks after ground squirrels south of Boise tested positive for plague, Idaho health officials say no cases of the disease have been reported in people or pets.

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  9. First takeRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Ridenbaugh Press

    The train isn't here yet, but you can hear it chugging down the track. Oregon Representative Earl Blumenauer's amendment to specifically give states authority to legalize marijuana - to end federal prohibition where states adopt an alternate regime - failed Wednesday on the House floor.

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  10. Protecting Idaho's African American heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Hill

    When most tourists and Idahoans visit the Boulder-White Clouds region in Central Idaho, it is the breath-taking views, pristine plant life, and crisp, clean air that "wows" them. The beauty that they can absorb with most of their senses - touch, smell, and sight-is what makes them return again and again.

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  11. Coeur d'Alene Tribe sues over instant racing ban veto - Thu, 04 Jun 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    The Coeur d'Alene Tribe is asking the Idaho Supreme Court to declare Gov. Butch Otter's veto of a bill banning instant racing invalid. The lawsuit, filed directly with the Idaho Supreme Court on Wednesday, asks the justices to order Idaho Secretary of State Lawerence Denney to certify the bill into law, saying that's what the Idaho Constitution requires.

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  12. Longtime D93 employee retired after 35 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Post Register

    Roger Hill, director of plant facilities for Bonneville Joint School District 93, retired April 30 after 35 years with the district. Hill said overseeing construction of the Hillcrest High School Performing Arts Center was one of the greatest accomplishments of his career because the project had to be rebid and redesigned after the initial concept came in over budget.

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  13. Exercising Caution Around Irrigation CanalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KMVT Twin Falls

    As the warmer months set in, Idahoans are asked to exercise caution around irrigation canals. The Twin Falls Canal Company would like to remind residents that it is illegal to swim in a canal and that this is considered trespassing.

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  14. Report: Idaho reaches highest recorded deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    Idaho saw the highest number of deaths in 2013 throughout the state since record-keeping began, with cancer barely squeezing out heart disease as the No. 1 cause of death, according to the state Department of Health and Welfare.

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  15. Congressional Millionaire's ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The median net worth for all House members was $896,000 and, for Senators, $2.5 million. The median net worth for Senate Democrats was $1.7 million, down from $2.4 million in 2011; for Republicans: $2.9 million, up from $2.5 million in 2011.

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  16. Idaho CEOs Got Ha-huge '14 RaisesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    There are 570 chief executive officers in Idaho, and the middle-range salary is about $107,000 a year. But that's much less than Idaho's publicly traded companies pay their top executives.

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  17. Sen. Dean Cameron named head of state Dept. of InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has named Sen. Dean Cameron, R-Rupert, the new director of the state Department of Insurance, replacing former director Bill Deal, who retired at the end of 2014. Cameron, a 13th-term state senator, co-chairs the powerful Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee, which writes the state budget.

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  18. NWCH resume normal operations after state assessment site reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    The Northwest Children's Home is now accepting new residents, after they were put on hold almost two months ago. Two site reviewers from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare were at the Children's Home from May 11th through the 14th.

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  19. Sen. Dean Cameron, Gov. Otter's Personal Golf Tee, Will Be New Insurance DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter has named Rupert Sen. Dean Cameron, one of the more powerful GOP leaders at the Idaho Statehouse, to be the next director of the Idaho Department of Insurance, to be effective Monday, June 15. As co-chair of the powerful Joint Finance and Appropriations Committee and the Senate's Health Care Task Force, Cameron is the second-highest ranking member of the Idaho Senate. A native of Burley, he was first elected to the Idaho Legislature in 1990.

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  20. U.S. appeals court throws out Idaho's 20-week, no-exceptions abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Idaho Gov. Butch Otter: He signed Idaho's law restricting abortions, which was ruled unconstitutional Friday by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Getty Images The stringent Idaho law banning abortions after 20 weeks was overturned Friday by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the court ruling it "unconstitutional because it categorically bans some abortions before viability."

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