Tagged: Idaho news

Appeals court rules against ag-gag

By Cameron Rasmusson
Reader Staff

Idaho’s beleaguered ag-gag bill suffered another legal blow last week after a U.S. court struck down key portions.

Signed into law by Gov. C.L. “Butch” …

Idaho news in review for 2017

By Cameron Rasmusson
Reader Staff

It’s been a whirlwind year locally, statewide and nationally. Whether it was major street and infrastructure developments in Sandpoint or the Trump Administration’s first year

10-digit dialing now required in Idaho

Ben Olson
Reader Staff

The days of seven-digit dialing in Idaho are a thing of the past as of Saturday.

The Idaho Public Utilities Commission announced that callers will now …

Idaho insurance rates to increase sharply

Cameron Rasmusson
Reader Staff

Health care plans through the Idaho exchange program are slated for substantial rate hikes starting next year.

On average, rates will go up 38 percent, with …