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Idaho panel OKs event center liquor licenses in resort towns

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A central Idaho-based conference and events center is pushing approval to grant liquor licenses to conference centers in Idaho's resort cities.
Man, 71, killed in collapse of Idaho potato cellar
MONTEVIEW, Idaho (AP) — The Jefferson County sheriff's office says a 71-year-old man was killed and a younger man was injured when a potato cellar collapsed in the eastern Idaho community of Monteview.
Idaho House panel OKs $46 million patchwork roads plan
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two parts of a patchwork plan aiming to raise $46 million for Idaho's crumbling roads and bridges have passed a House panel.
$125M teacher pay boost bill passes Idaho Senate
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Rookie teachers in Idaho would receive pay raises starting July 1 under a nearly $125 million proposal approved Thursday by the state Senate and sent to the governor for consideration.
Unprecedented sage grouse protection deal signed in Nevada
RENO, Nev. (AP) — An unprecedented attempt to protect sage grouse habitat across parts of more than 900 square miles of privately owned land in Nevada will begin under a deal Thursday involving the federal government, an environmental group and the world's largest gold mining company.
Plan to ban instant horse racing in Idaho heads to governor
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The state House voted Thursday to repeal a law allowing roughly 200 slot-like betting machines in Idaho and sent the measure to the governor even though the state's faltering horse racing industry says the bill would put it out of business.
Monsanto fined for not reporting Idaho chemical releases
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Monsanto Co. has agreed to pay $600,000 in fines for not reporting hundreds of uncontrolled releases of toxic chemicals at its eastern Idaho phosphate plant.
Idaho Senate OKs state salamander bill
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The salamander admirers say resembles sections of Idaho's topography is on its way to becoming Idaho's official state amphibian.