Author Archives: The Associated Press

Tuition makes up larger chunk of university funding in Idaho

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho (AP) — Universities in Idaho have been asking students to make up the difference as state funding has decreased over the last few decades, according to a report. A report by the Idaho Center for Fiscal Policy ...

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Mental health resources expanding slowly in eastern Idaho

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — When Brett Nelson started at the Behavioral Health Center in 2002, he said the shortage of therapists in the state made it difficult for the center to ensure further treatment for patients after they left ...

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Developer releases controversial Spokane homeless video

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Spokane isn’t dying, but it needs curing. That’s the argument made in “Curing Spokane,” a 17-minute video released Thursday and produced by Spokane developer Larry Stone. The video comes five months after the controversial KOMO-TV special “Seattle is ...

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Idaho school district to investigate malware attack source

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho school district has distributed some unaffected computers to employees following a department-wide cyberattack. The Idaho Press reported Friday that a malware attack hit the Nampa School District Aug. 21 leading to a network shutdown and loss ...

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As migrant workers decrease, Idaho farmers struggle

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — She was dressed in her best clothes and high heels. The strangers she paid to take her across the border said they would pass her off as a tourist. Instead, she had to brave the ...

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National lab details $13B in building plans over next decade

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — Officials at Los Alamos National Laboratory have plans for $13 billion worth of construction projects over the next decade at the northern New Mexico complex as it prepares to ramp up production of plutonium cores ...

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