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The Challis Blackheart wrestlers spent part of their Christmas break traveling to the Buhl Invitational tournament on Jan. 4 and 5. Several wrestlers came home with medals,

Mackay voters in 2019 will decide whether to implement a 3 percent resort tax on certain items, following recent action by the City Council.

Salmon-Challis National Forest officials would like public comments by mid-February about a wilderness inventory and evaluation process that will shape any recommendation they make regarding future wilderness designation in the forest.

BOISE (AP) — The day before he was sworn in as Idaho’s new governor, Brad Little said he’s committed to implementing a voter-approved expansion of Medicaid coverage but has concerns about the specifics of how it’s done.

Participation is down by an “alarming rate” compared to 2010 in at least one critical health program in the eight-county area that includes Custer, according to Eastern Idaho Public Health officials: the supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children.

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The Challis Lady Vikings played impressively in their Jan. 3 home game against Oakley.

Last week the Challis Vikings took on the Mackay Miners at home and the North Fremont Huskies in a road game, splitting with a victory against Mackay and a loss to North Fremont.

Challis High School students who took the ACT standardized test to assess college readiness scored slightly behind their statewide peers on average composite scores for each of the past five years, a report shows.

Challis school board members have approved an increase from half-time to three-quarters time for the two Stanley School teachers.

Auditor Dan Coleman gave Challis Joint School District No. 181 trustees a glowing review of the district’s finances last month, saying Business Manager Shawna Getty’s books were in better shape than some accountants’.