Friday

What’s the Best Thing About Friday?
Every Friday I notice that most of my co-workers have a genuine smile on their face. Some weeks it's the only day of the week that they are actually happy to be at work. Assuming you get Saturday and Sunday off, what makes Friday so much better than Monday?
Idaho Legislature On Track To Adjourn Friday
(AP)  Idaho legislators are now expected to adjourn on Friday. Senate Assistant Majority Leader Chuck Winder said Tuesday it will likely take until then for budget writers to complete their work. It appears a compromise over a five-year, $35 million teacher pay bill has been struck, after a new…
Still No Sign Of Missing Miner
Rescue workers are nearly half-way through blasting 220 feet of rock to reach an area where they hope a trapped miner is still alive.  As of Thursday afternoon, they had advanced 101 feet to the last-known location of 53-year-old Hecla Mining Co...
Mine Rescue Continues
Rescuers are making slow progress in their bid to reach a trapped Idaho silver miner who has been out of contact since a cave-in Friday a mile below ground.
Search For Missing Miner Continues
Idaho mining officials say rescuers are working through the night to reach a miner caught in a cave-in more than a mile underground.       Hecla Mining Company released a statement yesterday saying teams are working 24-hours a day to reach 53-year-old Larry Marek.