Welcome to our Newsroom

Here you’ll find everything you need to craft stories that capture the breathtaking beauty and adventurous spirit of Idaho.

Whether you’re seeking inspiration through seasonal stories, the latest news, key facts and figures and stunning imagery or simply searching for the right person to contact, it’s all right here. Thank you for your interest in Idaho!


couple snowshoeing near idaho city


man on zip line

Adrenaline Seekers

A beer and fries at Salmon River Brewery.

Beer, Wine & Spirits

Culture & History

Family Whitewater Rafting Experience, Lower Salmon Canyon, Near Lewiston. Photo Credit: Idaho Tourism


Golfing, Coeur d'Alene Golf Resort, Coeur d'Alene. Photo Credit: Idaho Tourism

Leisure & Luxury

Natural Attractions

Spectator Events

Press Contacts

Laurie McConnell

Senior Tourism Communications Specialist

Assisting journalists from the USA.

Phone: (208) 287-0781

Email: laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov

Tina Caviness

Analyst Associate

Assisting with film queries.

Phone: (208) 780-5142

Email: tina.caviness@tourism.idaho.gov

Nancy Richardson

Senior International Tourism Specialist

Assisting international journalists, including Canada.

Phone: (208) 334-2470

Email: nancy.richardson@tourism.idaho.gov

Andrea Rayburn

Tourism Specialist

Assisting content writers and social influencers interested in working with Idaho Tourism.

Phone: (208) 780-5140

Email: andrea.rayburn@tourism.idaho.gov

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