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Even though just one person was in the audience for the Aug. 31 showing of “Mike Wallace is Here” at Mackay Main Theater, the movie played on the big screen and the restored antique popcorn popper held fresh popcorn.

Even though just one person was in the audience for the Aug. 31 showing of “Mike Wallace is Here” at Mackay Main Theater, the movie played on the big screen and the restored antique popcorn popper held fresh popcorn.

First Cobalt, which owns the Iron Creek Cobalt Project in Lemhi County, entered a $5 million loan agreement with Glencore AG on Aug. 26 to complete engineering, metallurgical testing, field work and permitting associated with a recommissioning and expansion of the First Cobalt refinery in Canada.

BOISE (AP)— Federal officials last week rejected one of Idaho’s requests for a waiver for Medicaid expansion, causing Gov. Brad Little and other Republican leaders to say the federal government “pulled the rug out from under us.”

First-time hunters have a final opportunity to complete a mandatory hunter education course before the fall big game seasons begin.

Kelli Ann Strand of Challis wrapped up her summer golf season by being chosen the Idaho Diamond Line Player of the Year by the Idaho Golf Association for 15-18-year-old girls.

Kelli Ann Strand ended up with a three-day total of 209 — 7 under par — to win the season-ending Idaho Junior Amateur golf tournament earlier this month.

There’s no slowing down in Lisa D’Orazio’s fourth-grade classroom at Challis Elementary School — for the teacher or her students.

It may be known by three names, but Challis school trustees and Superintendent Lani Rembelski agree they need to hold a workshop to tweak the district’s continuous improvement plan. That plan is also known as a strategic plan and school-wide improvement plan.

Results in grade-level proficiency scores for Challis students covering the last five school years range from a low of 4 percent on the math section for one cohort to highs of 50 percent in reading and 57 percent in science for two other age groups of students, Superintendent Lani Rembelski …

You could tell that Challis school board members were a bit jealous of fifth-grade students in Stephanie Strand’s class who reported on their BaseCamp experiences at the board’s June 12 meeting.

Challis students involved with the Custer County Coalition lunch and learn program are bound for a four-day Idaho drug-free youth leadership summit in Coeur d’Alene June 18-21.

Calvin and Jenna McGowan of Challis welcomed a daughter, Macie Jo Jean McGowan, on Feb. 16, 2019.