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Stories with organization: Idaho State Legislature
  • N. Idaho lawmaker navigates Kootenai County politics 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 11:51 am

    BOISE, Idaho - Luke Malek is a young lawyer, a North Idaho resident since the second grade with deep ties in the community, and the son of two local physicians. A Republican, he worked for former Sen. Larry Craig and Sen. Mike Crapo, and was recruited by former Gov. Jim Risch to be the state's first governor's representative to North Idaho. He comes from a religious family; his brothers are Matthew, Marc and John.

  • Correction: Natural Gas-Idaho story 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 12:31 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - In a story Sept. 18 about natural gas production records being made public in Idaho, The Associated Press reported erroneously how far back the production records extend for a southwest Idaho well. The records go back to January 2013, not February 2013.

  • Idaho governor sues feds over sage grouse restrictions 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 6:16 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says he's suing the federal government for failing to provide a transparent process in setting new public land-use restrictions designed to protect sage grouse habitat.

  • Idaho lawmakers review urban renewal practices 
    Updated: Sep-21-15 5:59 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - Idaho lawmakers are working to come up with a plan to overhaul the state's 50-year-old urban renewal laws, which have helped lure major companies to Idaho, but still face criticism for lax oversight.