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Saturday, September 19, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87.

Garden harvest season is in full swing on the Palouse, but its arrival has some growers scrambling to figure out how to preserve their food.

The sun, which appears red because of wildfire smoke in the air, shines through an opening in the steeple at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church on Thursday in Moscow. The air quality is forecast to improve over the weekend.

Friday, September 18, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020

Latah County commissioners discussed a proposal Wednesday that would shift the county’s vague and mostly invisible eastern boundary about one-quarter mile west. The move would set a clear boun…

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Gritman Medical Center’s health care-acquired infection rate is already well below the national average, and a $125,000 state-of-the-art ultraviolet disinfectant system could further improve t…

BOISE — Idaho’s death by suicide rate this year is similar to figures from 2019 and less than numbers from 2018 despite the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the Idaho Statesman reported.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Dangerously dirty air spewing from the West Coast wildfires is seeping into homes and businesses, sneaking into cars through air conditioning vents and preventing people alrea…

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

The National Weather Service has extended an air quality alert to Friday in response to regional smoke that is forecast to last the rest of the workweek.

Latah County commissioners on Monday rejected $1.9 million in state initiative funding — which would have provided property tax relief to local taxpayers — because they felt accepting the mone…