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Salmon numbers jump at central Idaho mountain lake (access required)

More endangered sockeye salmon have made the 900-mile journey from the Pacific Ocean to central Idaho’s high-elevation Redfish Lake this fall than in any previous year going back nearly six decades. Some 1,400 fish have returned so far from a ...

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Counties want state to run public defenders system

County officials in Idaho approved a resolution Sept. 17  that would give the state the responsibility of managing the system that assigns public defenders to defendants who can’t afford an attorney. Nearly 200 representatives from the state’s 44 counties voted ...

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Republic Mortgage returns to Idaho (access required)

Republic Mortgage Home Loans has re-entered Idaho after leaving the state more than a decade ago. The company has opened offices in Eagle and Pocatello, and a third office is set to open in Meridian within a month. The Murray, ...

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University of Washington criticizes WSU med school study (access required)

The University of Washington has criticized as deeply flawed a study released the week of Sept. 8 that supported the creation of a new medical school in Spokane by rival Washington State University. A statement from the Seattle university said ...

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Idaho car loan delinquencies are low (access required)

Credit unions, both nationally and locally, are increasing the share of car loans they are completing according to new data on car lending. Idaho borrowers also have among the lowest rates of delinquency, according to a report from Experian Automotive, ...

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Business Briefs: Mason-McDuffie adds Eagle office (access required)

Mason-McDuffie adds Eagle office Mason-McDuffie Mortgage Corp. has expanded to Idaho, opening an office in Eagle. So far, the mortgage office has one employee, senior loan officer Roni Leuck, though she says the company hopes to add more staff immediately. ...

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OTA broadcaster adding Telemundo, other channels (access required)

Cocola Broadcasting Corp. is adding Spanish-language network Telemundo and several other TV channels on Sept. 13 to its over-the-air broadcasts. Cocola’s broadcasts start on channel 16 in the Treasure Valley, higher up the dial than all other local broadcasters. After ...

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Idaho ranks second in credit union member growth (access required)

Idaho remains one of the fastest-growing states for credit union activity. It ranks second for median growth in members, loans and assets, according to new state-level data from the National Credit Union Association. Idaho was also tops in the median ...

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AFP honors community philanthropists on National Philanthropy Day

The Idaho chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals is once again honoring the people who are making a difference to the community in a big way. Since 1986, the AFP has set aside a day to recognize and pay ...

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