Coeur d'Alene Republican Sen. John Goedde acknowledged Tuesday that his proposed measure was a "shot over the bow" toward the State Board of Education and "that there's another way to adopt high-school graduation requirements."
The College of Western Idaho has its first trustees.
The Idaho State Board of Education announced this morning that Hatch Barrett, Mark Dunham, Jerry Hess, Guy Hurlbutt and M.C. Niland were unanimously appointed to the first five trustees of the new community college.
Time is running out if you have designs on being one of the first five trustees of the new College of Western Idaho.
The Idaho State Board of Education set a June 7 deadline for all applications for the available posts, which will guide the creation of the new community college in the Treasure Valley.