On The Friday, March 22, 2019 Edition Of Idaho Matters

Mar 21, 2019
  • Our team of regional reporters breaks down the week's headlines.
  • We'll talk about Poison Prevention Week.
  • Boise State fields a globally competitive eSports team.

- Matt Guilhem sits in for a vacationing Gemma Gaudette to lead 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, Bill Manny of Idaho Public Television and George Prentice of Boise Weekly.

 

- In 1962, President Kennedy declared the third week of March National Poison Prevention Week. On Friday's Idaho Matters, we talk about what not to put in your mouth and what to do once you have.

 

- The Bronco eSports program began in 2017 and is competing globally on games like League of Legends, Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm, Rocket League, and Hearthstone. Idaho Matters meets Dr. Chris Haskell, the founder and head coach of the team and Robert Faricy, one of the team's competitors.