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Kent State, Wyoming to meet in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

Dec. 06, 2021 01:27 AM EST

Wyoming (6-6, Mountain West) vs Kent State (7-6, MAC), Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: Boise, Idaho TOP PLAYERS Wyoming: LB Chad Muma was named All-MWC first team with 129 tackles, three interceptions and one sack. ...

Union Pacific train derails in central Idaho

Dec. 05, 2021 14:15 PM EST

A Union Pacific train derailed early Sunday morning in central Idaho. The train derailed about 1:30 a.m. on the western edge of Hammett in Elmore County. Approximately 28 cars derailed but there were no injuries, said railway spokesperson Robynn Tysver. ...

Cone scores 24 to lift N. Arizona over Idaho St. 73-70

Dec. 04, 2021 23:32 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Jalen Cone had 24 points as Northern Arizona narrowly beat Idaho State 73-70 in a Big Sky Conference game on Saturday night. Mason Stark had 17 points for Northern Arizona (4-5, 1-1 Big Sky Conference). Nik Mains added 12 points. Carson Towt had...

Marin, Jones lead Southern Utah past Idaho 81-75

Dec. 04, 2021 20:03 PM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Dre Marin had 19 points as Southern Utah defeated Idaho 81-75 on Saturday. Tevian Jones added 17 points for the Thunderbirds, while Maizen Fausett chipped in 15. Fausett also had 10 rebounds. Harrison Butler had nine points and seven rebounds for...

Police: Graffiti in tunnels near Boise's Anne Frank memorial

Dec. 04, 2021 17:09 PM EST

BOISE (AP) — Someone painted anti-Semitic graffiti overnight Saturday in three tunnels near the Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial in downtown Boise, police said. The graffiti, which included spray-painted swastikas and other hate speech, was painted over Saturday...

Shaver Jr. scores 17 to carry Boise State over Tulsa 63-58

Dec. 03, 2021 23:41 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Marcus Shaver Jr. registered 17 points as Boise State narrowly beat Tulsa 63-58 on Friday night. Abu Kigab had 17 points for Boise State (4-4). Emmanuel Akot added 12 points. Tyson Degenhart had 11 points. Jeriah Horne had 17...

Bundy: Campaigning counts as court-ordered community service

Dec. 03, 2021 13:51 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Far-right activist Ammon Bundy says time he has spent campaigning to become the next governor of Idaho should count toward the community service he was ordered to perform after being convicted of obstructing police during his trespassing arrest at the state Capitol. ...

Jean-Marie carries Portland St. over Idaho St. 63-55

Dec. 03, 2021 00:26 AM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — James Jean-Marie had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lift Portland State to a 63-55 win over Idaho State on Thursday night in a Big Sky Conference opener for both teams. Marlon Ruffin had 10 points and nine rebounds for Portland State (3-3, 1-0). ...

New U.S. Forest Service supervisor at Tahoe has local roots

Dec. 02, 2021 13:26 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Forest Service veteran who got his start at Lake Tahoe working as a seasonal range technician while earning his degree at the University of Nevada, Reno has been named the new supervisor of the agency‘s Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit. Erick...

E. Idaho man arrested in connection with U.S. Capitol attack

Dec. 01, 2021 17:49 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man authorities say took part in the violent siege on the U.S. Capitol in January has been taken into custody. The FBI in a news release on Wednesday said 39-year-old Tyler Tew of Idaho Falls was arrested Tuesday. ...