(LEWISTON) Idaho Territorial Capitol Replica Gets New Location Closer to Original 1863 Site

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Construction began today preparing for the transportation of the Idaho Territorial Capitol Replica. The building currently sits at 12th and Main in Lewiston, Idaho and will be moving to the corner lot on Capital Street and 4th Street in Lewiston later this summer. 

Idaho Gov. Little Meets with President Trump, White House Officials on Regulatory Innovation & COVID-19

News Release | Governor Brad Little

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Boise, Idaho – Governor Brad Little spent yesterday at the White House meeting with President Donald Trump and Trump administration officials on topics that included cutting government red tape to support America’s economic rebound, the availability of COVID-19 testing supplies for Idaho, Mountain Home Air Force Base, and others.

Rock Removal Will Begin Monday to Reopen US-95 at the Slide South of Riggins

News Release | Idaho Transportation Department

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RIGGINS—On Monday crews are expected to start removing rocks at the base of the slide on US-95 south of Riggins. The temporary road built around the base has been blocked by massive boulders since the slope failed for a second time last week but may be open in time for next weekend.

LWS Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport Completes Runway Reconstruction

News Release | Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport

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Lewiston, ID – The Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport Authority announced that construction of the runway reconstruction project which began in late March, is now complete. LWS plans to reopen this runway tomorrow, Friday, July 17, 2020.

ISP and WSP Participate in the Best Looking Cruiser Contest

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The American Association of State Troopers (AAST) is conducting their national "Best Looking Cruiser" contest for the seventh time. The Nebraska State Patrol cruiser was voted the “2019 Best Looking Cruiser.” The contest began a friendly competition between state agencies as a fun way to allow community support and interaction with law enforcement in a positive manner.

Idaho State Board of Education Approves Recommendations to Help Bridge the Digital Divide in Public Schools

News Release | Idaho State Board of Education

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The Idaho State Board of Education approved a list of recommendations intended to help school districts prepare for “blended learning” instruction during the upcoming school year and the methodology for administering the grant programs approved by the Board last month.

Nimiipuu Health Begins Receiving COVID-19 Testing Results from Mass Testing Events

Press Release | Nez Perce Tribe

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Lapwai, Idaho- Over the last several weeks, Nimiipuu Health has hosted two COVID-19 mass testing events. The first in Lapwai on June 29 and the second in Kamiah on July 4. Between these two events, close to 400 tests were conducted. The test samples, nasopharyngeal swabs, were sent to an external lab for analysis.


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