Justice Department Announces $139 Million for Law Enforcement Hiring to Advance Community Policing


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BOISE – The Department of Justice today announced more than $139 million in grant funding through the department’s Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) COPS Hiring Program (CHP). The awards provide direct funding to 183 law enforcement agencies across the nation, allowing those agencies to hire 1,066 additional full-time law enforcement professionals. In the District of Idaho, two cities were awarded funding totaling $750,000.

Crapo, Bennet, Feinstein, Introduce Bipartisan Amendment to Formally Authorize National Guard Fireguard Program

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Washington, D.C.-- U.S. Senators Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), Michael Bennet (D-Colorado), and Dianne Feinstein (D-California) introduced an amendment to the fiscal year 2023 National Defense Authorization Act to formally authorize the National Guard's Fireguard Program to help detect and monitor wildfires across the country. 

Attorney General Investigators Arrest Ada County Man for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child


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BOISE – Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced investigators with his Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit arrested a Meridian man on Thursday, November 18, for alleged sexual exploitation of a child.

ITD Encourages Drivers to be “Idaho Ready” for Winter Driving Conditions

Idaho Transportation Department

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BOISE – Ahead of the busy holiday travel season, the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) encourages drivers to be “Idaho Ready” for winter driving. ITD's annual winter safety campaign aims to help drivers prepare for challenging conditions on the state’s highways, before hitting the road.

Gritman Reports Zero Hospitalizations Due to COVID-19 in the Past Week

Gritman Medical Center

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MOSCOW – Gritman Medical Center is providing our weekly update on test samples collected, average positivity rates over 7- and 14-day periods, and positive inpatient hospital admissions, including the vaccination status of patients, admitted to the hospital who tested positive for COVID-19 since June 1

Friday's Weather

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Today's weather is brought to you by Nez Perce Express. 

LC Valley: Cloudy with periods of rain- 80% chance of rain. Winds shifting NW from ESE at 10-15mph. A few clouds overnight with light and variable winds. 44/34

Palouse Area: Rain mixing with and changing to snow in the afternoon- 90% chance of precip. Winds SSE shifting to W at 10-15mph. Cloudy overnight skies with SW winds at 5-10mph. 39/32

Prairie Area: Rain turning to snow in the afternoon- 90% chance of precip- about one inch of snow expected. Winds WSW at 10-15mph. Mostly cloudy overnight with snow showers in the evening- 40% chance of snow. Winds WSW at 5-10mph. 40/28

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Happy Danksgiving!

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Do you know what makes Thanksgiving even better? Sativa Sisters Danksgiving sale! Stop by 8a-2p and get 25% off everything! We have everything you need to enhance your meal or just get you through the day. Want more deals? Stop by for our Green Friday sale and get 25% off the whole store and 40% off paraphernalia!! Happy holidays everyone!



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