Rathdrum buys 30 acres for future facilities

Rathdrum buys 30 acres for future facilities

RATHDRUM — The city of Rathdrum has purchased 30 acres off Lancaster Road for $650,000 as a site for future city facilities. Mayor Vic Holmes said city hall, the police station, the parks and recreation department and public works, which are all in separate buildings,...
University of Idaho professor wants to Improve Firefighting Gear

University of Idaho professor wants to Improve Firefighting Gear

MOSCOW, Idaho – A researcher at the University of Idaho wants to redesign the standard-issue clothing for wildland firefighting. The Lewiston Tribune reports that School of Family and Consumer Sciences director Sonya S. Meyer says ill-fitting clothing can affect...
Cd’A Tribe Announces Education Donations

Cd’A Tribe Announces Education Donations

COEUR d’ALENE – The Coeur d’Alene Tribe has announced it is donating more than $1.1 million to educational efforts throughout the state. The Tribe has been supporting education for more than two decades. Chairman Chief Allan said in a press release...