North Idaho

Idaho gov urges ‘personal responsibility’ as COVID spreads

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s coronavirus cases are rising fast and hospitals are seeing an influx of COVID-19 patients, Gov. Brad Little said Thursday. Still, he said, personal responsibility, not a statewide mandate, remains the best way to reduce the…

Former Idaho governor candidate indicted in 1984 killing

DENVER (AP) — A former longshot Idaho gubernatorial candidate was indicted Tuesday in the murder of Jonelle Matthews, a 12-year-old Colorado girl whose disappearance after a holiday concert in 1984 was a mystery for decades. Her former neighbor Steve D.…

Air 4 Adventure: Where the two rivers meet

We're giving you a glance at some sunshine in this chilly fall weather. The Air 4 Drone took a trip south of Lewiston to see where the Snake River and Grande Ronde River meet!

With ‘Dreams’ and juice, Idaho man finds online fame

Warehouse worker Nathan Apodaca is enjoying the ride of online fame from a 22-second TikTok video in which he chugs cranberry juice and sings along to Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams” while cruising down an Idaho highway atop a longboard.

Idaho’s economy improves, but COVID-19 deaths hit 500

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s economic rebound following a shutdown because of the coronavirus pandemic is third-best in the nation based on the unemployment rate. But the tradeoff has come with the worst positive COVID-19 test rate in the country…