On The Friday, April 19, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters

Apr 18, 2019
  • Our team of regional reporters breaks down the week's headlines.
  • Treasure Valley Roller Derby revives a post-war favorite.
  • Ride For Joy combines horses with recovery.

- Guest host George Prentice leads a round table discussion of the week's headlines with the region's top journalists. This week, Idaho Matters speaks with Don Day of BoiseDev, Rebecca Boone of The Associated Press-Idaho and Seth Ogilvie of Idaho Public Television.

- Roller Derby is a little bit rugby, a little bit track and field, all done on wheels with fists and elbows flying. Treasure Valley Rollers Ashton Corbit (a.k.a. Luna ShoveGood) and Rebecca Alvarado (a.k.a. Rough Estimate) join Idaho Matters to talk about why this post-war phenomenon is making a comeback.

- Ride For Joy joins Idaho Matters to talk about their mission to connect Idahoans with special needs and military veterans to therapeutic equine activities.