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Blaine County resident Cynthia Woolley Kearns captured these images of a mountain lion out on the prowl directly outside her front door earlie… Read more

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Since the last Roundup was published on Dec. 23, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 3,025 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide, including 795 today. Of the 137,010 total cases recorded by the state, officials continue to monitor an estimated 79,674 active cases.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,340 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the grand total since March to 128,218. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 77,029 active cases.

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A coalition of environmental groups—including the Idaho Conservation League—filed suit against U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services on Monday, arguing that the agency’s Oct. 8 decision to deny long-sought protections to the wolverine under the Endangered Species Act heralds grim consequences for …

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported another 1,426 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total since March to 126,878. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 76,301 active cases.

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After treating and radio-collaring a sick cow moose in Hailey on Dec. 2, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game is advising residents to continue to stay away from the animal and her calf as her eye condition improves.

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Following the Hailey City Council’s pledge last month to dramatically cut its carbon footprint over the next two decades, Resiliency Coordinator Rebecca Bundy on Monday shared results from the city’s 2020 greenhouse gas inventory conducted in partnership with Local Governments for Sustainabi…

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,802 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 124,019. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 74,735 active cases.

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The Idaho Board of Land Commissioners has rejected petitions from the Idaho Conservation League and the Sawtooth Historical and Interpretive Association to hold a public hearing on a controversial proposal to build a 195-foot-tall communications tower in the Sawtooth Valley, the ICL reported…

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 3,527 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide since Friday, including 1,383 today. The weekend's increase raises the total since March to 111,893, of which health officials continue to monitor an estimated 66,912.

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Any birder will tell you that the benefits of birdwatching run deep—endless entertainment, a renewed sense of calm and a greater connection to one’s surroundings, to start.

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Idaho’s COVID-19 surge continued this weekend, with the state Department of Health and Welfare reporting 3,326 confirmed and probable cases statewide since Friday. Today’s rise of 1,437 brought the grand total to 93,090, of which state health officials continue to monitor an estimated 53,827.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported a new record daily increase in COVID-19 cases today: 1,781 confirmed and probable statewide. Today's jump brought the grand total to 85,125, of which health officials continue to monitor an estimated 48,797.

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Idaho gained 3,546 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide since Friday, according to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Today’s increase of 1,099 brought the grand total to 83,344, of which health officials continue to monitor an estimated 47,051 active cases.

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After a large storm system deposited more than a foot of new snow in the Sawtooth, Smoky and Boulder Mountains this past weekend, the Sawtooth Avalanche Center is advising backcountry skiers and snowboarders of increased avalanche risk.