After being closed down for eight months, one popular bar and restaurant in downtown Boise is reopening, the owners hope for good. The Gem State might be a landlocked state but the fifth vessel to ever bear its name, the USS IDAHO, is under construction and is the Navy's most advanced nuclear attack submarine.
The Idaho legislature finishes up with its 115th day in session, lawmakers are still working through a whirlwind of bills and budgets. As lawmakers near the longest session ever, Idaho taxpayers will be the ones paying for their extended stays in the capital. It may be Cinco de Mayo but the Mexican holiday has transformed a lot since more than 125 years since the battle the holiday honored, in thanks in part to FDR and beer companies.
As Idaho lawmakers scramble to end the 2021 legislative session, while cramming in as many bills as possible, the House clerk is left to do a lot of reading. Like enough to make three trilogies. Before vaccines are likely to be approved for more children, how many Idaho parents will vaccinate their children?