Statesman file photo The wilderness around Idaho’s Sawtooths range, the state’s best-known mountains, is part of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. Views of the Sawtooths and its dozens of 10,000-plus-foot peaks are spectacular no matter how a visitor arrives in the valley. Statesman file photo
GOSPEL-HUMP WILDERNESS — The trail to Lower Gospel Lake is steep, unmaintained and poorly marked.
Hikers drop 700 feet in less than a mile into a thick forest of pine and fir... More >>
Josh Thompson of the Boogie Boys won the first heat of the Indian Relay Races at the Eastern Idaho State Fair on Monday afternoon. The races filled the grandstand on Monday of Labor Day weekend. Monte LaOrange / firstname.lastname@example.org
BLACKFOOT — Ask Josh Thompson to describe his passion, the sport of Indian relay racing, and he hardly has to think.
“Adrenaline. It’s pure adrenaline,” said a... More >>
The Boise Police Department also has a lighter Lenco Bearcat armored car, bought for $253,000 using an Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security grant and money from criminal seizures. It is used for officer transport and hostage rescue. JOHN SOWELL / Idaho Statesman