ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY: U.S. Surgeon General Announces Link Between Smoking & Cancer

From the History.com Editors

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United States Surgeon General Luther Terry knew his report was a bombshell. He intentionally chose to release it on January 11, 1964, a Saturday, so as to limit its immediate effects on the stock market. It was on this date that, on behalf of the U.S. Government, Terry announced a definitive link between smoking and cancer.

Little calls for reversing budget holdbacks, increasing teacher pay

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Gov. Brad Little called for reversing budget holdbacks, increasing teacher pay, cutting taxes and fighting the coronavirus virus pandemic during a historic, remote State of the State address Monday. In conjunction with the 30-minute speech, Little unveiled a budget proposal that would increase K-12 general fund spending beyond $2 billion for the first time in Idaho history.


National average hits highest price in ten months

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BOISE – (January 11, 2021) – Despite fuel demand dropping across the country, rising crude oil prices and a shrinking gas supply sent prices higher this week. According to AAA, the U.S. average increased by six cents to reach its most expensive price since March. Drivers in every state paid more to fill up this week.


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Two branches of the Prairie River Library District have been selected among 200 other libraries nationwide to participate in Libraries Transforming Communities: Focus on Small and Rural Libraries, an American Library Association (ALA) initiative that helps library workers better serve their small and rural communities. 

Idaho Falls Man Facing Felony Charges After Sharing Child Pornography

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IDAHO FALLS - An Idaho Falls man is facing prison time after investigators say he shared child pornography. In April 2020, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children sent local authorities a tip from Twitter with regards to an account that uploaded images of child pornography. According to reports, local authorities tied the account to forty-two (42) year old Nathanial Allen Pickering. 

Cascade Tabs LC State Men’s Basketball Team of the Week

1/10/2020 | Alisha Alexander | Sports Information Director

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CORVALLIS, Oregon – After a 4-1 week-long road trip, the No. 7 Lewis-Clark State Men’s Basketball team was named the Cascade Conference Under Armour Team of the Week. The Warriors earned the honor for the second week in a row after defeating William Jessup, Benedictine Mesa, No. 5 Arizona Christian and Park-Gilbert.

Muehlhausen Leads the Way in Lopsided Win over College of Idaho

1/8/2021 | Alisha Alexander | Sports Information Director

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LEWISTON, Idaho – Sara Muehlhausen had a breakout game on Saturday in Lewis-Clark State Women’s Basketball’s big non-conference win over the College of Idaho. The sophomore scored a career-high 14 points in the 75-39 victory, while Abby Farmer and Jansen Edmiston each added 12. The Warrior defense allowed just five points in the first quarter, and six in the third.

No. 7 Warrior Men Upset No. 5 Arizona Christian Behind Fromm’s Career-Best

1/8/2021 | Alisha Alexander | Sports Information Director

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LEWISTON, Idaho – The No. 7 Lewis-Clark State Men’s Basketball team battled it out with the No. 5 Arizona Christian Firestorm for the second night in a row and emerged victorious with an upset win on Saturday. Nathan Fromm led the Warriors with a career-high 19 points in the 88-79 victory.


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