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Stories with person: Butch Otter
  • Southwest Idaho a wildfire restoration lab for land managers 
    Updated: Nov-27-15 11:27 am

    MARSING, Idaho - Even before the smoke cleared last summer, scientists and resource specialists spread out across the blackened range of the Owyhee Mountains to assess the damage of the Soda Fire.

  • Idaho lawmaker calls for special session on refugees 
    Updated: Nov-23-15 3:24 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - An Idaho lawmaker is calling for a special session of the state Legislature to address refugee resettlement, declaring that Muslim refugees constitute "an invasion of our country."

  • CSI supports Gov. Otter's call for refugee review 
    Updated: Nov-18-15 12:39 pm

    TWIN FALLS, Idaho - The College of Southern Idaho's board and administrators have announced their support for Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter's call for a federal review of the refugee vetting process.

  • Idaho governor says feds should halt refugee program 
    Updated: Nov-16-15 6:56 pm

    BOISE, Idaho - Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has joined a growing number of Republican governors calling for the immediate halt of resettling new refugees until vetting rules can be reviewed and state concerns about the program can be addressed.