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Updated 1 month ago

University of Idaho works to develop cure for COVID-19

MOSCOW — The University of Idaho is working to identify a cure for coronaviruses, including COVID-19.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Census Bureau to deliver 2020 questionnaires

The U.S. Census Bureau, in coordination with federal, state and local health officials, will begin to drop off 2020 Census questionnaire packets at front doors of households in Idaho on Wednesday, May 6.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Arbor Day grant is awarded to B.F.

The Idaho Nursery and Landscape Association, in cooperation with the Idaho Department of Lands, Avista, Rocky Mountain Power, and Idaho Power, has announced Arbor Day grant recipients for 2020.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Labor accepting applications for extended unemployment insurance benefits

Idahoans who are out of work and have exhausted regular unemployment insurance benefits can now apply for extended benefits under the CARES Act online at

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Census forms mailed to nation’s households

About 64 million households across the nation are receiving a paper questionnaire in the coming days as the U.S. Census Bureau continues to ensure responding to the census is easier than ever. As of April 8, of t...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
SDE offers Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program grants to schools

Idaho elementary schools can apply now to participate in the USDA’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program through Child Nutrition Programs of the State Department of Education.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
DEQ seeks nonpoint source management grant applicants

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality is seeking grant applicants for the 2021 nonpoint source management §319 funding cycle.

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
IDPR accepting advisory committee applications

The Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation is accepting applications to fill vacancies on the following Advisory Committees in the following areas: