As of Thursday, June 9, 2016
--According to FBI statistics, Idaho has the lowest crime rate in the west.
--Idaho has five Native American tribes: Coeur d’Alene, Kootenai, Nez Perce, Shoshone-Bannock and Shoshone-Paiute.
--Television was invented in Rigby, Idaho, by Philo Farnsworth.
--Boise hosts the largest Basque population in America.
--Oakley has more 19th century homes per capita than any other town in Idaho.
--The Statehouse in Boise is geothermally heated from underground hot springs.
--The Perine Bridge in Twin Falls is the only man-made structure in the United States where base jumping is allowed year-round without a permit.