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New Land-use Rules Clear Path for Bruce Willis’ Airport
Central Idaho officials have changed land-use rules, clearing the way for actor Bruce Willis to finishing building a private airport.
Dam Equipment Failure Completely Drains Popular Nevada Fishing Spot
Authorities say an equipment failure drained a popular Nevada reservoir stocked with fish. The Nevada Department of Wildlife said Thursday the Willow Creek Reservoir had been rebounding nicely from an extended drought when parts of the dam gate broke and got stuck open.
Stolen Vehicle In East Idaho Found with Two Children Safe Inside
Authorities in eastern Idaho say they're looking for whoever stole an SUV containing two small children but abandoned the vehicle about four miles away at an intersection with the turn signal on and the children safe inside.
Blackfoot Man Accused of Murdering Toddler Pleads Guilty
A Blackfoot man accused of killing an 18-month-old boy has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
Grizzly Numbers Steady Around Yellowstone
Grizzly bear researchers say the number of bruins in and around Yellowstone National Park is holding steady as state wildlife officials begin discussions about the first public hunts for the animals in decades.
Doctor Sentenced to Prison for Writing Illegal Prescriptions
An Idaho physician who was found guilty of more than 60 counts of illegally dispensing opiates will serve 16 years in prison.
Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter Charges for Baby’s Death
A western Idaho man has pleaded guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter for the death of a 5-month-old girl who was left in a hot car.
US Troops Get Freeze-dried Plasma for Battlefield Bloodshed
All of the U.S. military's special operations fighters now being sent to war zones have freeze-dried blood plasma, a crucial addition to first-aid kits that can prevent badly wounded troops from bleeding to death on the battlefield.
Officials Plan to Cull at Least 600 Yellowstone Bison
Bison managers expect between 600 and 900 of the animals at Yellowstone National Park will be culled this winter by hunting or slaughter.
Bundy Patriarch Refuses Jail Release
A federal judge on Wednesday offered to release a rancher and states' rights figure from custody during his trial on charges involving an armed standoff that stopped a government cattle roundup three years ago in Nevada.
County Paid Nearly $600,000 for Expert Witnesses at Trial
Expert witnesses cost a northern Idaho county nearly $600,000 during the trial of the man convicted of killing a Coeur d'Alene police officer.
Trump to Visit Utah For Monument Changes, Meet with Mormon Leaders
Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch's office says President Donald Trump will visit Utah on Monday to announce details about his plan to shrink two national monuments in the state.
Thanksgiving-weekend Salt Lake Airport Traffic Up 11 Percent
Passenger traffic at the Salt Lake City airport during the busy Thanksgiving weekend grew 11 percent this year.
Idaho Immigrant Takes Plea in Nevada Killing-Decapitation
A former Idaho ranch hand who is not a United States citizen faces up to life in state prison without parole, and deportation, after pleading no contest to killing and decapitating a northeast Nevada woman in 2016.
US Sports Leagues are Hedging their Bets on Legal Gambling
As the Supreme Court prepares to hear a challenge to the federal ban on sports betting, U.S. sports leagues are hedging their bets.
House Panel to Weigh Bill Expanding Gun Rights
House Republicans are moving forward on legislation to expand gun owners' rights. It's the first measure since mass shootings in Las Vegas and Texas killed more than 80 people.
Idaho Panel Says Candidates Should Disclose Assets
A group of Idaho lawmakers working to tighten the state's campaign finance laws says political candidates should no longer be exempt from disclosing their financial assets.
Northern Idaho Man Pleads Guilty after Fatal Punch
A northern Idaho man who threw a punch that killed another man has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter.
Federal Court Blocks Sheep Grazing in Eastern Idaho
A federal court has blocked thousands of domestic sheep from being released to graze in eastern Idaho where environmental groups say they jeopardize a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly viruses.
Idaho Candidate Launches Gubernatorial Attack Website
Boise businessman Tommy Ahlquist has quietly launched an attack website criticizing his Republican gubernatorial opponents as sad choices for Idahoans.