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Bear aware: Inside Idaho’s grizzly

In our last two editions of Inside Idaho, we told you about two species listed on Idaho's endangered list. While the lynx and the...

Inside the cat with a big body and pointy ears roaming Idaho’s forests

In last week's Inside Idaho, we dove into the story behind the bull trout - a big, aggressive native fish found in cool lakes...

No bull: The native fish some Idaho anglers overlook

In one of our last Inside Idaho editions, we took a look at Idaho's official state fish: The cutthroat trout. But there is another native...

America’s deepest canyon is in Idaho: Inside the story of Hells Canyon

Nestled along the Idaho and Oregon border lies one of the greatest natural wonders in North America: Hells Canyon. Carved by the Snake River,...

Inside the history of Chinese pioneer woman Polly Bemis’ life in Idaho

In last week's Inside Idaho, we uncovered the history of the Chinese immigrants who came to Idaho to mine for gold but gardened and...

Inside Idaho: The story of Garden City’s heritage and how it got its name

Nestled by the Boise River, just a stone's throw from the State Capitol lies a 4.2 square mile urban stretch of businesses and attractions....

Inside Boise State’s smurf turf: The first non-green field in the world

Boise is known for many things - from being the "City of Trees," to outdoor attractions, arts, and cultural events, to name a few....

In hot water: Boise’s unique geothermal system heats Statehouse, City Hall, more

In several Inside Idaho editions, we dug deep into the ground of Idaho - uncovering the state's gem and the gold mining era. But...

‘The damned thing works!’: How TV came to be, right here in Idaho

In last week's Inside Idaho, we took a ride through the history of how the first chairlift was installed in Sun Valley. But,...

The first ski chairlift went up in Idaho. But it started with bananas ⛷🍌

Idaho is home to many firsts -- including some that are now seen all over the world. The very first chairlift went up in...

A dog, a potato & more: Inside some of Idaho’s quirky getaways

As the weather starts to cool down, you might be looking ahead to a weekend escape. And while there are many amazing places to...

Inside Idaho: The story of how the state song won its way to fame

Did you know Idaho has a state song? If you grew up in Idaho, you can probably hum the tune and know a few...

Inside Idaho’s state bird: how to spot and where to look for the Mountain Bluebird

In last week's edition of Inside Idaho, we dove into the state's fish: the cutthroat trout. This week, we are going up into the...

Idaho has one state fish, but it’s actually three: Inside the cutthroat trout

Last week in our Inside Idaho series, we took a deep dive into Payette Lake to discover the legend of McCall's lake monster -...

Inside Idaho’s famous lake monster: Does Sharlie really exist?

Deep down in the dark waters of Payette Lake lurks the legend of McCall's very own Loch Ness Monster. Growing up, my imagination went wild...