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Local Eradicating potato pest is tough going in E. Idaho Eradicating potato pest is tough going in E. Idaho
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that the 22 infested fields are within a 5-mile radius and are located in northern Bingham County and southern Bonneville County.
Local Idaho zoo receives grizzly bear from Wyoming
The 2-year-old female weighing about 200 pounds arrived Thursday morning after being captured Monday in Wyoming where she had become habituated to humans.
Local Poll shows race to legalize marijuana in Oregon too close to call Poll shows race to legalize marijuana in Oregon too close to call
A SurveyUSA poll conducted for KATU showed that Oregonians back legalizing recreational marijuana, with 44 percent of likely voters supporting it and 40 percent opposed. But the razor-thin margin and wide disparity of support among demographics means turnout could end up deciding whether it passes.