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Idaho plans raises for top elected officials

Idaho plans raises for top elected officials
BOISE – After years of shorting low-level state workers' pay, Idaho lawmakers are moving forward with plans for raises for top state elected officials next year, from 2.5 percent for the governor, secretary of state, treasurer and controller, to 16 …
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Gov. Otter signs bill to allow guns on Idaho college campuses
BOISE — A controversial bill to allow guns on Idaho college campuses has been signed into law by Gov. Butch Otter. The legislation allows a limited group of people to carry concealed weapons on college and university campuses. Supporters say the bill …
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Idaho gov. signs 'ag gag' bill into law
Idaho on Friday became the first state in two years to pass a bill aimed at stopping filming at farms and dairy producers. The bill, which animal rights activists often refer to as an “ag gag” bill, was created in response to undercover animal rights …
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College of Idaho men's basketball loses in first round of NAIA Division II
The College of Idaho, ranked No. 2 in NAIA Division II, lost to host College of the Ozarks 88-84 in the first round of the 32-team men's basketball national tournament in Point Lookout, Mo. Alex Santiago scored 24 points for the Bobcats, who became the …
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Bill to punish Idaho officials who order gun confiscations heads to governor's

Bill to punish Idaho officials who order gun confiscations heads to governor's
Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill that seeks to pre-empt a hypothetical gun-seizing order from the federal government cleared its last hurdle when it won unanimous backing in the House Wednesday. Rep.
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Idaho St. ousts EWU in Big Sky Quarterfinals
Idaho State made back-to-back baskets early in overtime and that was enough for the fifth-seeded Bengals to pull out a 70-65 victory over No. 4 Eastern Washington University Thursday (March 13) in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Conference Women's …
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