Guest Opinions

Guest Opinions

Trump’s treatment of children shows America has lost its way

As the owner of Bestbath, which employs 180 Idahoans in Caldwell, I am ready to speak up. In a democracy, it is our duty to hold our three separate and equal branches of government accountable. Separating toddlers and young children from their parent(s) and/or guardian(s) in an attempt to gain a negotiating edge in funding “The Wall” is morally corrupt.

The future of Idaho’s salmon remains as uncertain today as in the 1990s

Rocky Barker, environmental reporter for The Idaho Statesman talks about his upcoming trip to follow endangered salmon from the Pacific to Idaho spawning streams.