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AP Decision Notes: What to expect in Idaho's GOP caucuses

Feb. 28, 2024 07:13 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When life cancels your primary, have a caucus. That’s what Idaho Republicans will do this Saturday when they gather in meetings across the state to help pick their party’s presidential nominee. State legislators originally hoped to save money by...

Idaho hosts Montana State following Denker's 20-point performance

Feb. 28, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Montana State Bobcats (12-16, 7-8 Big Sky) at Idaho Vandals (11-17, 5-10 Big Sky) Moscow; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Idaho hosts the Montana State Bobcats after Quinn Denker scored 20 points in Idaho's 86-76 win over the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks. ...

Idaho set to execute Thomas Eugene Creech, one of the longest-serving death row inmates in the US

Feb. 28, 2024 02:19 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The hour of Thomas Eugene Creech’s death has been set, and it is rapidly approaching. On Wednesday morning Idaho prison officials will ask the 73-year-old if he would like a mild sedative to help calm him before his execution at the Idaho Maximum Security...

Magnitude 4.9 earthquake shakes Idaho, but no injuries reported

Feb. 26, 2024 16:16 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho. (AP) — An earthquake of 4.9 magnitude struck north of Boise, Idaho, on Monday, reportedly causing no major damage or injuries, authorities said. The quake happened at 10:25 a.m. and was centered about 6.2 miles (10 kilometers) north of Smiths Ferry, according to the...

Idaho is set to execute a death row inmate after nearly half a century behind bars

Feb. 25, 2024 19:36 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — For nearly 50 years, Idaho's prison staffers have been serving Thomas Eugene Creech three meals a day, checking on him during rounds and taking him to medical appointments. This Wednesday, some of Idaho's prison staffers will be asked to kill him. Barring any...

Tomley scores 26 points, Parker adds 25 to lead Idaho State past Weber State 80-62

Feb. 24, 2024 23:30 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Miguel Tomley scored 26 points, Brayden Parker added 25 and Idaho State beat Weber State 80-62 on Saturday night. Tomley also contributed six rebounds for the Bengals (12-16, 7-8 Big Sky Conference). Parker added 11 rebounds and three blocks. Maleek Arington...

Idaho wins 86-76 over Northern Arizona

Feb. 24, 2024 19:23 PM EST

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Quinn Denker's 20 points helped Idaho defeat Northern Arizona 86-76 on Saturday night. Denker also contributed seven rebounds and seven assists for the Vandals (11-17, 5-10 Big Sky Conference). Julius Mims scored 15 points, going 7 of 9 and 1 of 3 from the...

Basham leads Northern Arizona against Idaho after 21-point outing

Feb. 24, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Idaho Vandals (10-17, 4-10 Big Sky) at Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (13-15, 6-8 Big Sky) Flagstaff, Arizona; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Lumberjacks -4; over/under is 139.5 BOTTOM LINE: Northern Arizona hosts the Idaho Vandals after...

US appeals court panel declines to delay execution of one of longest-serving death row inmates

Feb. 23, 2024 19:40 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. appeals court panel on Friday declined to delay Idaho's scheduled execution next week of one of the nation's longest-serving death row inmates. Thomas Creech was sentenced to death in 1983 for killing a fellow prison inmate, David Jensen, with a...

US appeals court panel declines to delay Idaho’s execution of one of the nation’s longest-serving death-row inmates

Feb. 23, 2024 18:53 PM EST
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — US appeals court panel declines to delay Idaho’s execution of one of the nation’s longest-serving death-row inmates.