Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert

Idaho AG thinks it’s illegal to sell aerial fireworks here — so why do we allow it?

Since it is the eve of the Fourth of July weekend, it must be time yet again to remind the Idaho Legislature that its inconsistent, wink-and-nod policy of allowing the sale of aerial fireworks to unpermitted individuals is neither safe nor sane.

About Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert

Robert Ehlert is the Statesman's editorial page editor. Reach him at 377-6437.

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He wanted to bring a monkey to media days: Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich embraces fun

Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich gets plenty of attention at Mountain West media days, for good reason.
Dave Southorn dsouthorn@idahostatesman.com
He wanted to bring a monkey to media days: Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich embraces fun 5:10

He wanted to bring a monkey to media days: Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich embraces fun

New bridges will aid Dry Creek and the fish within 1:26

New bridges will aid Dry Creek and the fish within

Drunk driver smashes flower shop vans 0:51

Drunk driver smashes flower shop vans

Boise State QB Brett Rypien not upset at all-conference snub 4:59

Boise State QB Brett Rypien not upset at all-conference snub