Idaho's AP Headlines

SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — A Bonner County sheriff's officer says the discovery of a suspected explosive device led to a precautionary five-hour closure of a stretch of state Route 200 in north Idaho.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Another person has filed a legal claim against the Idaho Department of Juvenile Correction contending that he was sexually abused by two staffers while incarcerated at a Nampa detention center.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge ruled Monday that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management once again violated federal laws when it issued grazing permits instead of analyzing how grazing could harm sage grouse in four allotments in south-central Idaho.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group that overcame a court challenge last winter to hold a wolf- and coyote-shooting derby is seeking a permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to roughly double the area for a second event this winter.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's gubernatorial candidates are honing their campaign messages as election season enters the homestretch. However, as political advertisements increase, not all include details proving their claims.

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report for Monday, September 29.

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — A northern Idaho man has died after his vehicle went off U.S. Highway 95 and into the Salmon River.

POWELL, Idaho (AP) — A Montana man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash in northern Idaho.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman who disappeared last week has been found, disoriented but alive, in the small Mississippi town where her father was once a minister in the 1960s.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's typically active wildfire season is closing with a slow fizzle after short bursts of rain and cooler temperatures dampened the state's tinderbox of fuel.

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Youngsters in a northern Idaho town will have a new place to ride their kick-scooters this fall.

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Law enforcement officers and EMTs came to Idaho Falls this week from as far away as Florida and Washington state for one reason: to ride bikes.

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Montell Garner intercepted Idaho's Matt Linehan and rambled 59 yards for a score in the first quarter as South Alabama cruised to a 34-10 victory over Idaho in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday.

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Justin Arias threw for 413 yards and 2 touchdowns and Madison Mangum had a career-high 174 yards receiving with a touchdown to help Idaho State beat Sacramento State, 44-24, on Saturday.

MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho State Police want citizens to be wary of telephone calls from people claiming to be one of their officers.

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Three retired English teachers. Three murder mystery novels.

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has named a Lewiston woman who has been the director of the Lewis-Clark Service Corps for nine years to the Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Emergency planners say a digital library developed by Idaho researchers has become a critical tool in preparing for major disasters.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Few differences emerged between the two candidates running for Idaho's schools chief after participating in three debates in one week.