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Navy divers begin pulling up Chinese spy balloon debris

Feb. 07, 2023 17:49 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Navy divers began pulling pieces of the downed Chinese spy balloon from the depths of the ocean floor on Tuesday, using sophisticated reconnaissance drones dubbed the Kingfish and the Swordfish to locate the debris. After collecting all of the balloon's white...

30 news groups ask Idaho Supreme Court to reject gag order

Feb. 07, 2023 16:11 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Thirty news organizations have asked the Idaho Supreme Court to overturn a gag order in a case against a man accused of stabbing four University of Idaho students to death. The challenge, filed Monday evening, comes just a few days after an attorney...

Parker leads Idaho State over Northern Arizona 75-70

Feb. 06, 2023 22:29 PM EST

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Brayden Parker scored 17 points to help Idaho State fend off Northern Arizona 75-70 on Monday night. Parker added five rebounds and three blocks for the Bengals (9-15, 6-5 Big Sky Conference). Jay Nagle pitched with 15 points and five boards, while Miguel...

Moody, Whitney lift Montana over Northern Arizona 67-66

Feb. 05, 2023 01:16 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Aanen Moody scored 26 points and Brandon Whitney made a layup with 11 seconds left to rally Montana to a 67-66 victory over Northern Arizona on Saturday night. Moody shot 9-for-15 from the floor, including 7 for 9 from beyond the arc, for the Grizzlies...

Weber State outlasts Idaho State 72-71 in double OT

Feb. 05, 2023 01:06 AM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Junior Ballard scored 20 points and Dillon Jones made a layup at the buzzer in the second overtime to lift Weber State over Idaho State 72-71 on Saturday night. Ballard was 6-of-9 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 6 for 8 from the line for...

Moffitt scores 30; Idaho beats Sacramento State 82-76 in OT

Feb. 04, 2023 20:04 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Divant'e Moffitt scored 30 points as Idaho beat Sacramento State 82-76 in overtime on Saturday night. Moffitt shot 13 of 18 from the field and 3 for 3 from the line for the Vandals (9-16, 3-9 Big Sky Conference). Isaac Jones scored 25 points and added...

Oregon brothers cut food waste and created the tater tot

Feb. 04, 2023 18:38 PM EST

ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — When brothers Golden and Francis Nephi “Neef” Grigg began renting a frozen foods plant in the tiny Idaho border town of Ontario, Oregon, in 1949, they were hoping to expand their existing frozen corn business to include potatoes. Little did they know they’d taken the...

US may lift protections for Yellowstone, Glacier grizzlies

Feb. 03, 2023 19:42 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration took a first step Friday toward ending federal protections for grizzly bears in the northern Rocky Mountains, which would open the door to future hunting in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said state...

Eastern Washington beats Sac State for 13th straight win

Feb. 03, 2023 01:09 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Angelo Allegri and Ethan Price scored 17 points apiece and Eastern Washington made it 13 straight wins with an 82-63 victory over Sacramento State on Thursday night. Allegri shot 7 of 10 from the field and 3 for 4 from the foul line for the Eagles (17-7,...

Parker scores 22 as Portland State downs Idaho 69-66

Feb. 03, 2023 00:51 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Cameron Parker scored 22 points as Portland State beat Idaho 69-66 on Thursday. The Vandals missed a pair of 3-point attempts in the final seconds for the chance to tie it. Parker added six assists for the Vikings (10-13, 4-6 Big Sky...