On The Friday, August 17, 2018 Edition Of Idaho Matters:

Aug 16, 2018
  • Our team of Idaho reporters breaks down the week's headlines.
  • As the population of Idaho swells, so does classroom size.
  • The 84th annual Caldwell Night Rodeo runs through the weekend.

- We review the week's headlines with a team of regional journalists. This week we speak with Betsy Russell and Scott McIntosh of the Idaho Press and Mike Sharp of KIVI ABC 6.

- Teacher-to-student ratios are increasing in Idaho classrooms. We'll find out why classroom overcrowding can stymie academic development and efforts to bring that ratio down.

- The 84th Caldwell Night Rodeo began on Tuesday and runs through Saturday. We'll check in with the events and festivities.