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Deal Approves $216 Million for Idaho Utility’s Expenses
Idaho officials have approved an agreement allowing a utility company's $216.5 million in relicensing expenses for a three-dam hydroelectric project on the Snake River on the Idaho-Oregon border.
Man Sentenced for Leaving Baby in Hot Car
An Idaho man was sentenced for involuntary manslaughter after he left his then-girlfriend's infant in a hot car while car shopping at a dealership.
Southern Idaho Woman Headed to National Boxing Tournament
A southern Idaho woman is on her way to the National Golden Gloves Tournament as the ninth-ranked boxer in the country in her weight class.
1 Dead After Jetliner Apparently Blows an Engine in Flight
A Southwest Airlines jet apparently blew an engine at about 30,000 feet and got hit by shrapnel that smashed a window and damaged the fuselage Tuesday, killing a passenger and injuring seven others, authorities said.
Idaho Teen Who Died in Moab Dirt Bike Accident Identified
Utah authorities have identified a 15-year-old boy who died in a dirt bike accident in Kane Creek in Moab.
Mormon Officials Leave Jerusalem Due to Strike on Syria
U.S.-led air strikes in Syria have prompted senior Mormon church officials to change their travel plans as they continue a world tour.
Gun Show Ban Lifted at Expo Idaho by County Officials
Officials will allow gun shows again at the Boise-area fairgrounds after a ban was imposed following two accidental shootings.
Nevada Forestry Division Gets $1M Ahead of Wildfire Season
Nevada officials have added more than $1 million to the state's Division of Forestry's budget in preparation for this year's wildfire season
Idaho Prison Staffers, Others Indicted in Contraband Case
Seven people, including several correctional officers, are facing federal charges after prosecutors said they conspired to traffic drugs and smuggle contraband into Idaho prisons.
Idaho Board to Set Guidelines for Adult Learner Scholarship
The Idaho State Board of Education is preparing to set new eligibility guidelines for scholarship funds designed to help working adults finish their undergraduate degrees.
UPDATE: Incident Reported at Idaho Nuclear Site, Crews Responding
Federal officials say there are no injuries at a nuclear facility in eastern Idaho following the release of radioactive material from a ruptured 55-gallon (208-liter) barrel inside a containment structure.
Idaho to Hold Public Meetings on Possible Grizzly Bear Hunt
Idaho officials have scheduled two public meetings as part of a process to potentially open a grizzly bear hunting season this fall that would allow the killing of one male.
Mormons to Celebrate 1978 Lifting of Ban on Blacks in Priesthood
The Mormon church says it will celebrate the upcoming 40th anniversary of its reversal of a ban on blacks in the religion's lay priesthood
Child Dead, 2 Other People Injured in Early Morning Car Fire
Idaho authorities say a 5-year-old girl is dead and another child and adult were injured after a car erupted into flames while parked at a Walmart early Tuesday morning.
Idaho Now Allowing Gender Changes on Birth Certificates
Idaho is now considering applications from transgender people who want their birth certificates to properly reflect their identities
Free-range Parenting Law Eyed Around US After Utah Gets Buzz
After Utah passed the United States' first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups from New York to Texas are pushing for similar steps to bolster the idea that supporters say is an antidote for anxiety-plagued parents and overscheduled kids
Idaho Revenues Exceed Forecasts in March
Idaho officials say the state's tax revenues for March came in nearly 10 percent higher, or $15.4 million more, than originally projected.
Attorney: Federal Agents Seize Documents from Trump Lawyer
Federal agents on Monday raided the offices of President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, who has been under intense public scrutiny for weeks over a $130,000 payment to a porn actress who says she had sex with Trump more than a decade ago.
J.R. Simplot Company’s CEO to Retire
The chief executive officer of the J.R. Simplot Co. has announced his retirement. The Idaho-based company announced Friday that Bill Whitacre will step down from his top post in August after serving the company for the past 18 years
Agency Expands Sawtooth Forest Through Ranch Acquisition
The U.S. Forest Service has expanded the Sawtooth National Forest through the acquisition of a ranch in central Idaho.