Idaho lawmakers on an economic outlook committee are predicting that the state will see roughly $3.8 billion in tax revenue in the 2019 fiscal year — a more than 5 percent increase from the previous year, mirroring Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's revenue projections for the sixth year in a row.
Our coastlines could be in harm’s way. Not because of a storm or a tidal wave, but because of ocean acidification. Carbon dioxide emissions are changing the chemistry of our oceans which could have a negative impact on coastlines and economies. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) is looking for answers to this growing problem. She says we need to find out how vulnerable our communities are.
The Lincoln County Sheriff said the deputy was responding to a call at Shoshone schools when he rolled the SUV. They sustained only minor injuries and did not need to go to the hospital.
The city of Twin Falls has closed the Canyon Springs Grade to pedestrians due to falling rock from the canyon rim wall.