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Idaho steelhead fishing to remain open on most rivers
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Idaho wildlife officials have approved an agreement with conservation groups and sport anglers to keep most steelhead fishing areas open.
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission voted unanimously to support the deal on Friday, the same day Idaho steelhead seasons were ...
Private school teacher indicted on dozens of sex charges
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine private school teacher has been indicted on 26 sex charges involving a student.
Police say 37-year-old Derek Boyce previously admitted to them that he had a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old female student. The Pine Tree Academy teacher was ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — One group has pulled out of a coalition of conservation organizations that threatened to sue the state of Idaho over its suspension of the steelhead fishing season.
Kevin Lewis, director of Boise-based Idaho Rivers United, said the threatened lawsuit accomplished the ...
Group forms in wake of decision to close steelhead season
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Fishing outfitters, business owners and community members from two Idaho towns have come together to insert themselves into negotiations or maneuverings that could stop the pending closure of the state’s steelhead fishing season or lead to an earlier reopening.
Washington state fines Idaho-based company over oil spill
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The Washington Department of Ecology has fined a Lewiston, Idaho-based company $189,000 for an oil spill at a facility in Wenatchee, Washington.
The government agency says a corroded underground pipe at the Coleman Oil plant allowed the fuel to contaminate nearby ...
Maine health orgs say new nursing program will ease shortage
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine college is partnering with a health care organization on a drive to train more nurses to help with the state’s aging population.
Maine College of Health Professions is starting a new program for licensed practical nurses in conjunction with the Maine Health ...
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Lewiston police ask mobile needle exchange to stop services
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine are telling a needle exchange program to halt the distribution of sterile needles.
Jesse Harvey, founder of the so-called Church of Safe Injection, says he will still hand out free naloxone and other items meant to help combat the state’s opioid ...
Ranks of plow truck drivers could be thinning in Maine
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine’s aging workforce and low unemployment rate are raising worries about the number of plow truck drivers who keep the state moving in the winter.
Plow driver Chris Gould of Lewiston
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — If you’ve ever wanted a pet monkey, you’re in luck.
Mike Freedstover, owner of MC’s Exotic Pets, a pet store that opened last month in downtown Lewiston’s Newberry Square, can help you select the type of monkey to get, obtain the required permit and get one in for ...
State’s first universally-accessible public playground opens
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine’s first universally accessible public playground is getting its ribbon cutting.
The Sun Journal reports the ceremony will take place Wednesday to ...
Idaho, Washington farmers see above-average year on wheat
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Farmers in Idaho and Washington saw above-average returns on wheat crop this year, but lentil prices are plunging, officials said.
“Generally speaking, we had an above-average year,” said Nez Perce County Extension agent Doug Finkelnburg. “We had above-average ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a north-central Idaho man died while hunting Sunday morning after accidentally shooting himself.
The Nez Perce County Sheriff’s Office says 25-year-old Ryan S. Rigney of Lewiston was hunting near Soldiers Meadow Lake when he accidentally discharged ...
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Lewiston’s all-day kindergarten program leads to big gains
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Students in Tina Greene’s kindergarten class are almost one full quarter ahead of schedule in their reading and writing thanks to the launch of the Lewiston School District’s all-day kindergarten program.
Other kindergarten teachers have also shared with Greene ...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A judge has issued a permanent protection order against a failed Republican candidate for district attorney in Maine, barring him from having any contact with a woman.
The Sun Journal
FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) — State police in Maine say a man who was arrested last week was found hanging in his jail cell in Franklin County.
Police arrested 35-year-old Stephen Tripp on Nov. 1 on a charge of sexually assaulting a girl. State police said he was found hanging from a bed sheet ...
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man was found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of his friend.
A Moscow jury deliberated for about four hours Wednesday before returning a verdict of guilty for Patrick Nuxoll in the 2015 killing of David Cramer, the Lewiston Tribune
New lead standards identifies more poisoning victims
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Maine Affordable Housing Coalition says more children are being deemed to suffer from lead poisoning under a new standard.
State childhood lead poisoning rates from the past year, compiled by the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, identified 322 ...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) _ Northeast Bancorp (NBN) on Monday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $4.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Lewiston, Maine-based company said it had profit of 49 cents.
The holding company for Northeast Bank posted revenue of $20.3 million in the ...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine lead abatement program has cleared its 500th housing unit of lead since the program launched in 2009.
Lewiston officials announced meeting the milestone Monday. Travis Mills, manager for the Lewiston-Auburn Lead Abatement Program, says they are removing lead ...
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a man was struck by a log at a sand pit and died.
The Sun Journal reports the accident happened Monday afternoon in Auburn.
Deputy Police Chief ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — State and federal entomologists are tracking the spread of a tiny invasive insect that feeds on fir forests.
The Lewiston Tribune reports the ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Environmental groups that want Idaho to close steelhead fishing to protect wild steelhead have filed a 60-day notice of intent to sue.
The Lewiston Tribune reports in a story on Thursday that Idaho Rivers United, Friends of the ...
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Democrat Jared Golden, who served in the Marines in Iraq and Afghanistan, wields a bolt-action rifle in a television ad in his campaign against two-term Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin.
Golden accuses Poliquin of taking potshots. Then he hits the bullseye.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Two northern Idaho newspaper carriers said they were shot at while delivering papers.
Donna Correll and her husband
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A vintage commercial airplane is set to undertake a long, slow journey from Maine to New York where it will be turned into a cocktail lounge.
The long trip ahead of the Lockheed Constellation, known as the “Connie,” kicked off Monday at a send-off event Auburn-Lewiston ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in north-central Idaho say a suspicious letter mailed to Sen. Mike Crapo’s Lewiston office on Friday didn’t contain any hazardous materials.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a man was killed when he crashed into a yard and hit a patch of trees.
WGME-TV reports 22-year-old Dakota Paige died Thursday night in Lewiston. Police say Paige lost control ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an Idaho man who was killed in a shooting last week near Colfax, Washington.
Whitman County Sheriff Brett Myers says Kenneth L. Allen, a 55-year-old Coeur d’Alene resident, was found dead in a vehicle on Friday.
Wardens: 4 injured in boat crash on Lower Richardson Lake
TOWNSHIP C, Maine (AP) — The Maine Warden Service says four people were injured in a boating accident on Lower Richardson Lake in northern Oxford County.
The crash was reported to the state police about 9:30 p.m. Saturday.
Cpl. John MacDonald of the Maine Warden Service says the ...
Nez Perce cowboy to be added to Idaho Rodeo Hall of Fame
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A Nez Perce man famous for his 1916 saddle bronc win at the Pendleton Round-Up will be inducted into the Idaho Rodeo Hall of Fame next month.
Former Thai restaurant owner admits to tax evasion
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The former owner of a Maine Thai restaurant had pleaded guilty to underreporting $2.5 million in earnings over a dozen years.
The Sun Journal reports that 51-year-old Junlong ...
School committee approves funding for homeless program
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A local school committee in Maine has voted to fund a homeless student program after the Maine Department of Education rejected the school’s application for federal funding.
Superintendent Bill Webster says it was the first rejection in more than 10 years. The Sun ...
Big donation to fund career and technical education center
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A school district in north-central Idaho got a big donation this week to go toward a new career and technical education center.
The Lewiston ...
School board OKs field trip changes after student drowning
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The school committee in a Maine city has voted to approve big changes to local policies about field trips in the aftermath of the drowning death of a teenage student.
The new rules are a response to the death of 13-year-old Rayan Issa. The Lewiston Middle School ...
Idaho sheriff takes heat for sexual assault meme post
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A county sheriff in north-central Idaho has apologized for a meme his wife posted to his Facebook page mocking women who don’t immediately report sexual assault.
Maine’s metro economies growing, according to federal data
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New federal figures show that economies in Maine’s southern cities grew faster last year.
Maine Public reports that Bureau of Economic Analysis figures show that Portland-South ...
Another Maine district looks at policy for water field trips
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Another school district in Maine is looking to tighten up its standards for water-related field trips as a result of the drowning death of a Lewiston middle schooler.
The Bangor Daily News
Air Force jet over Lewiston’s Veterans Memorial Park
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Veterans Memorial Park in Lewiston is about to give a salute to the Air Force.
Jerry Dewitt, chairman of the L&A Veterans Council, said that within the next year the park will take delivery of the Air Force version of the 44-foot Corsair A-7 attack ...
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Nine more trips around the sun means nine more birthdays, nine more anniversaries and nine more years of beating the odds.
Earlier this month, Bill Wade celebrated 55 years of marriage to his wife, Lou Wade. Earlier this year, he celebrated his 78th birthday. But ...
Proposed Lochsa River designation draws strong opposition
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Residents fear that agencies will have more authority over a northern Idaho river if it is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
A majority of people who attended a Wednesday meeting in Grangeville voiced strong objections to the idea to place the ...
Student’s death prompts changes to field trip policy
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Officials in a Maine school district are looking to change their field trip policy following the drowning of a student.
Lewiston Superintendent Bill Webster announced the proposed changes Monday, which some School Committee members say are too extreme.
Maine gov candidates focus on labor shortage in first forum
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Maine’s four gubernatorial candidates used a public forum to talk about attracting and keeping young people in the state with the highest median age in the country.
The Monday forum was the first in the race to replace Republican Gov. Paul LePage. Democrat Janet ...
Congressman in Maine touts New Balance in spat with Nike
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Republican U.S. congressman from Maine is touting Maine-made New Balance shoes for conservative supporters unhappy with Nike for using athlete Colin Kaepernick in a new ad campaign.
Rep. Bruce Poliquin took to social media Thursday to promote New Balance as an ...
Report: Psychiatric patients turned away, arrested
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Two hospitals that operate emergency rooms turned away psychiatric patients and had them arrested, causing their conditions to worsen at the jail in some cases, according to recently released documents from state licensing inspector.
Hospital staff at Central Maine ...
Group buys Idaho ranch to protect bighorn sheep habitat
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — A conservation group bought a 4.5-square-mile (11.7-square-kilometer) ranch in Idaho with the purpose of protecting bighorn sheep.
Portland, Oregon-based Western Rivers Conservancy purchased the Ten Mile Creek Ranch near Lewiston last week, the Lewiston Tribune