Letters from the West
Posted by Rocky Barker on September 16, 2014
CORRECTION: This article originally misspelled the name of Ketchum Mayor Nina Jonas.
The Ketchum City Council passed a resolution Monday asking the Idaho Fish and Game Department to stop killing wolves in Blaine County.
“The purpose of the resolution is to differentiate the City of Ketchum’s values and polices from the State of Idaho’s and to ask for a different wolf management approach in Blaine County,” the council said.
Posted by Rocky Barker on September 14, 2014
Rexburg newspaper's series gives overview of Idaho Yellowstone Caldera monument issue.
Posted by Rocky Barker on September 12, 2014
Opponents to a proposed Idaho Yellowstone Caldera National Monument are ginning up fears over the use of the Antiquities Act of 1906 to protect geothermal features connected to the national park geysers.
Posted by Rocky Barker on September 7, 2014
Two fires that started near Payette and Idaho City are expected to be controlled Sunday.