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Idaho Supreme Court hears arguments over redistricting

Jan. 15, 2022 11:33 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Supreme Court heard arguments in four separate lawsuits brought against the state's redistricting commission on Friday, all of them challenging various aspects of the new legislative district map. The bipartisan Idaho Commission for Reapportionment is...

Fresh lawsuits challenge Idaho's new redistricting maps

Dec. 16, 2021 17:38 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two fresh lawsuits have been filed with the Idaho Supreme Court against the state's redistricting commission, with one challenging the state's new U.S. congressional district map and the other challenging the state legislative map. A lawsuit filed Wednesday by...

Electioneering questions persist in northern Idaho

Nov. 11, 2021 14:16 PM EST

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho poll worker illegally handed out critical race theory information to voters on election day earlier this month, a former school board member said. Kootenai County Clerk Jim Brannon condemned such actions and asked anyone who...

Missing Oregon mom dead, daughter alive in Idaho forest

Nov. 06, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Two missing Oregon women were found in an Idaho forest Friday, the mother dead from the elements and the disabled daughter alive with their broken down vehicle. A hunter discovered the mother’s body in the Solitaire Saddle area of the...

Body found in vehicle submerged in Idaho's Fernan Lake

Oct. 24, 2021 19:02 PM EDT

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Police in Idaho say they have found a body in a vehicle submerged in Fernan Lake that was last seen being driven by a Coeur d'Alene woman in September. The Spokesman-Review reports that the vehicle, a 2013 Toyota...