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Camping improvements planned for Horsethief; watch time lapse of Boise River project

Idaho Fish and Game will hold an open house Tuesday to discuss potential camping upgrades at Horsethief Reservoir.

Camping

Redfish Lake road, trail projects to transform visitor experience

Visitors to the Redfish Lake recreation complex aren’t finished seeing road construction, and what’s to come will transform the experience. One stretch of road to be built next year at Redfish Lake — higher than the route it’s replacing — will give drivers better views of iconic scenery than they’ve ever had from their cars. A pullout will invite them to stop for photos.

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Camping with the stars: Sweet spots in Idaho and beyond

If you’re looking for a new camping adventure to add to your summer plans, you’ll likely find one here. We asked staff members to write about a favorite camping spot — and they delivered some gems, from eastern Oregon to eastern Idaho. Whether you’re searching for solitude, family fun, a history lesson, scenery or star-gazing, we’ve got you covered.

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Idaho State Police troopers receive medals for stopping suicidal woman

On June 3, 2016, a woman stopped her car in the middle of Interstate 90 in North Idaho and threatened to kill herself with a knife. Idaho State Police Troopers Mike Lininger and Todd McDevitt were able to safely disarm and apprehend the woman. The two troopers each received ISP's Silver Star medal for heroism on Jan. 13, 2017.
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Idaho State Police troopers receive medals for stopping suicidal woman 1:49

Idaho State Police troopers receive medals for stopping suicidal woman

20-inch powder day at Brundage 1:53

20-inch powder day at Brundage

Time lapse: Watch snow marker fill at Brundage 0:21

Time lapse: Watch snow marker fill at Brundage

Powder day at Tamarack Resort on Thursday 0:41

Powder day at Tamarack Resort on Thursday