Idaho Gov. Butch Otter tells the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that its ruling in favor of marriage equality could cause significant harms, “especially [to] the children of heterosexuals.” [Update: Alaska’s attorney general asks for the 9th Circuit to consider its appeal of his state’s marriage ruling as well.]
“By the power vested in me by the state of Idaho, I now pronounce you…”
Update: Following a morning order stopping same-sex couples from marrying in Idaho and Nevada, a second order from the justice only puts the Idaho ruling on hold.
Returning to the incredible sensory memories of church — and the feel of religion without evangelism.
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is the fifth federal appeals court to hear arguments on same-sex couples’ marriage rights this year.
Spoiler: It isn’t pretty.
Feel the good vibrations!
I dare you to find more mountains, water, and beer in any other part of the U.S.
The small central Idaho town on Wednesday canceled a planned celebration welcoming home the captive soldier, citing security concerns and negative feedback.
Domenic Gelsomino is running unopposed on the GOP party line for a seat in the Idaho House of Representatives. He is young, conservative, and gay.
“I don’t see where the ashes of a couple of old lesbians is going to hurt anybody,” says 74-year-old Madelynn Taylor.
Or just to get an awesome picture of yourself taken to make all of your friends jealous. Pack your bags and say cheese!
Idaho will become the seventh state to allowed concealed weapons on campuses, despite opposition from the state’s eight college and university presidents.
Legislation that would protect those who discriminate against LGBT people based on religious beliefs either failed or faced major setbacks in South Dakota, Kansas, Idaho, and Tennessee. LGBT advocates say the failures are an “important repudiation” of the latest anti-LGBT tactics. Update: The Arizona Senate, however, approved a similar bill Wednesday.
Protesters, including a former state senator, were arrested after they stood shoulder to shoulder to prevent lawmakers from entering the Idaho Senate chambers.
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Did you hear about what happened when Idaho played at New Mexico State last Saturday? Of course you didn’t.
“I bought the only red sport coat in all the Treasure Valley.”
The 16-year-old Southern California girl who was abducted and subject of a massive Amber Alert after her mother and brother were found dead in a house fire spoke out on Ask.fm after being rescued.
Or, how to get arrested for buying meth in the dumbest way possible.
Robert Blurton, age 92, and Eileen Johnson, 91, got married this weekend at the Idaho retirement home where they met.
Spotted in Caldwell, Idaho. It belongs to a group who support the legacy of Libertarian thinker Ralph Smeed.
Because Mormons who shouldn’t be drinking it anyway might get offended. Yet it’s made and still for sale in Utah.
You know what they say—two heads are better than not being a genetic aberration as a result of selenium pollution! From an environmental impact study by mining company J.R. Simplot, here are two babies spawned by trout captured in Idaho creeks. Even though Simplot documented these and other mutations, their study determined they should be allowed to dump even more chemicals into the water supply.
Apparently, he cannot find his damn graphic.
“Now, a special award for those students who obviously had no help at all from their parents — Lisa Simpson and Ralph Wiggum!”
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Maine gets half credit. Really hard-hitting sports journalism here, ESPN.
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You guys, I’ve really been getting into gardening recently, and if there’s one thing I’ve learned so far it’s that it’s super hard to grow melons in Idaho! The growing season is just so short there. Allen Wilson at the Post Register totally figured it out though!
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