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TWIN FALLS – Miles Daisher was well on his way toward a BASE jumping record by noon Monday, having made five landings within the first hour of his e…
06.19 / 22:16
magicvalley.com
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Under a mossy live oak on farmer Will Crum’s farm, chef Greg Baker thumped a watermelon. They both listened — a low tone, a little hollo…
06.19 / 22:16
magicvalley.com
BOISE — The Idaho State Department of Agriculture has selected 13 specialty crop projects totaling more than $1.5 million to submit for funding approval by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Specialty Crop Block Grant Pro…
06.19 / 22:16
magicvalley.com
A pet squirrel that gained fame by thwarting a home burglary in Idaho has returned to the…
06.19 / 22:15
khq.com
The former director of President Donald Trump's election campaign in Idaho says he is seriously considering running for the state's open U.S. House…
06.19 / 22:15
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NAMPA — A Nampa teen who was severely beaten in a park has been released from the h…
06.19 / 22:00
idahopress.com
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Magic Valley residents of differing nationalities came out to celebrate on Friday evening at the College of Southern Idaho. Continue re…
06.19 / 21:35
newsradio1310.com
The former director of President Donald Trump's election campaign in Idaho said Monday he is seriously considering running for the state's open U.S. House seat. Layne Bangerter of Melba told The Associated Press that he's weighing several options — including a possible appointment to the U.S. Department of Agriculture — but running for Idaho's 1st Congressional District is a strong possibility. "I'm still working out the logistics, but if it unfolds, it'll be a great time," Banger said. Ban…
Otto Warmbier, a U.S. citizen who was freed last week after more than a year in North Korean detention, has died. Doctors said last week that he had "extensive loss of tissue" in all parts of his brain. Warmbier, 22, has been in a coma since he returned to the United States last week. His parents, Fred and Cindy, said in a statement that Warmbier died on Monday afternoon. "Unfortunately, the awful torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQnt95QGtbY There's a good chance something you've bought online has been in the hands of a "picker" first. These are the workers in warehouses who pick, pack and ship all those things we're ordering. At Amazon and other companies, they're working side by side with robots. Experts say while the robots are replacing some human workers, the machines aren't quite ready to take over completely. To keep pace with a growing hunger for fast delivery, more pickers…
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Attorneys have settled a lawsuit filed over a 2013 plane crash that left a passenger unable to walk for m…
06.19 / 21:05
idahostatejournal.com
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The former director of President Donald Trump's election campaign in Idaho said Monday he is seriously considering running for the state's open U.S. House s…
06.19 / 21:05
idahostatejournal.com
A SUV crossed the center line of a highway in south-central Wyoming and collided with a pickup truck, killing four members of a Colorado family and another person. The Wyoming Highway Patrol said Monday that [...] The post Wyoming accident claims 5 lives, 4 from Colorado appeared first on KID…
06.19 / 21:00
590kid.com
Third-generation farmer Shay Myers thought his onion-packing sheds would be OK through last winter, even as other Malheur County buildings were collapsing under the weight of epic, heavy snow. The Owyhee Produce buildings were relatively new construction. Myers believed they’d hold even as 3 feet and then nearly 4 feet of snow piled on top of the metal roofs. He was wrong. Owyhee Produce is a family-owned farm operation that specializes in packing onions and asparagus and one of several o…
Prosecutors will try to prove five Michigan officials were responsible for a Legionnaires’ death because they knew about the problem, but failed to warn the public. Last week, Michigan's top prosecutor announced that five officials, including the state's Health Department head Nick Lyon, will face charges of involuntary manslaughter for a death resulting from the Flint water crisis.It's a move virtually unheard of in modern American history; legal…
06.19 / 20:26
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CALDWELL — Residents must have their 2016 property taxes paid in full by 5 p.m. T…
06.19 / 20:09
idahopress.com
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A pet squirrel named Joey who gained fame as a crime-fighter might be more of the lover t…
06.19 / 20:09
idahostatejournal.com
A pet squirrel that gained fame by thwarting a home burglary in Idaho has returned to the wild. Adam Pearl says Joey climbed onto his shoulder for an affectionate goodbye earlier this month, then scampered [...] The post Pet squirrel that foiled Idaho home burglary returns to wild appeared first on KID…
06.19 / 20:03
590kid.com
Check out this video of Miles Daisher's first jump in his attempt at breaking a BASE jumping record. Continue…
06.19 / 19:42
newsradio1310.com
The Hailey Planning and Zoning Commission has approved the construction of an eight-unit apartment complex to be built in the Woodside subdivision. The Wood River Valley has suffered in recent years for its lack of affordable housing. The new construction is part of an effort to create more affordable housing in Blaine County, where rental rates have exploded over the past two years . The ARCH Community Housing Trust is funding the construction. Executive Director Michelle Griffith says…