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Gas prices fall again in Idaho

Gas prices fall again in Idaho

  U.S. demand for fuel is at it’s lowest point since mid-June, and in turn…the price of gas continues to decline. While a decline in the use and price of gasoline is typical for this time of year, demand is 14 percent less than last October, a sure sign that the pandemic continues to affect…

Elmore County now in RED category for school protocols

Elmore County now in RED category for school protocols

  Elmore County shifted to RED category Monday for school protocols during the pandemic. Elmore County schools joined Ada County schools due to the rising number of cases over the past two weeks. Under RED category, minimal use of school buildings and limited in-person instruction is advised unless otherwise recommended by Central District Health. CBS…

Idaho moves back into Stage 3 of Idaho Rebounds plan

Idaho moves back into Stage 3 of Idaho Rebounds plan

  (Press release from the Governor’s Office) Governor Brad Little signed a statewide public health order today moving Idaho back into a modified Stage 3 of the Idaho Rebounds plan as healthcare facilities throughout the state face alarming demand and capacity constraints due to increasing COVID-19 spread.    “Hospitals throughout the state are quickly filling up or are already full with COVID-19 patients and…

New Idaho program receives 18,600 applications in first 48 hours

New Idaho program receives 18,600 applications in first 48 hours

  Idaho’s state Board of Education reports that in just 48 hours, it had received about 18,600 applications from parents for the new “Strong Families, Strong Students” program that will pay for computers and other services to help with their kids’ education during the COVID-19 pandemic. The state allocated $50 million in CARES Act federal…

Boise Trump rally brings in supporters from all over

Boise Trump rally brings in supporters from all over

  There was another big rally for President Trump over the weekend here in Boise. Hundreds of Trump supporters descended on the Idaho Statehouse with American Flags to show their support for the president on Saturday. Supports drove by in cars with Trump flags and gathered around the capital waving American and Trump flags. CBS…

Governor Little to make important announcement on COVID-19 at 3pm

Governor Little to make important announcement on COVID-19 at 3pm

  Governor Brad Little will host a press conference Monday at 3 p.m. to make an important announcement about COVID-19 in Idaho. This comes after Idaho reported over 1,000 new cases on Thursday and Friday. The highest number of COVID-19 related hospitalizations since the beginning of the pandemic was also reported on Friday. There is…

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