For weeks I have read your substantive coverage regarding Idaho Sen. Dan Schmidt’s plan to close the Medicaid gap in our state using federal tax dollars compared to Gov. Otter’s Primary Care Access Plan to attempt to increase primary care access alone using state monies.
Business Insider’s monthly roundup of the top Idaho business stories includes secret health-insurer pay, St. Luke’s Health System’s surrender of ownership of two hospitals, and the closings of the Thunder Mountain tourist train and Boise’s last Kmart.
Fifteen-year-old Ethan Goss of Boise took a short hop off a jump, then disappeared head first into a tree well in the Hidden Valley area at Brundage Mountain Resort last weekend. His dad, Winston Goss, calmly plucked him out. Ethan was shaken — and so was his dad — but otherwise unhurt.
More than 150 West Ada School District residents turned out to a public hearing Tuesday as the district's board of trustees wrestled with redrawing boundaries that changed where more than 2,100 students will attend school.
Idaho Statesman Entertainment Editor Michael Deeds selects the best chocolate beer for Valentine's Day during a tasting with Maggie Lake, co-owner of Cloud 9 Brewery and Kristen Hassemer, craft beer specialist for Whole Foods in Boise, Idaho.