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UPDATE: All Lanes Reopen After 2 Crashes on Highway 93
Emergency crews are at the scene of a crash southbound at the Perrine Bridge near Twin Falls. Another crash is reported northbound on U.S. Highway 93.
7 National Guard Members Return to Idaho
After nine months in Romania, seven members of the Idaho Army National Guard’s 937th Engineer Detachment returned home to their waiting families on Wednesday.
Concealed Carry Class Offered in Jerome
For those considering obtaining a concealed carry permit, the CSI Jerome Center is offering a preparatory class in early June.
Students at Oregon Trail Elementary Experience Virtual Learning
Students in Tessa Waterman’s class on Tuesday journeyed to the center of the earth.
Police: 3 Nebraska Men Arrested in Idaho for Drug Trafficking
Police say three men from Nebraska were arrested Wednesday morning near Chubbuck for drug trafficking.
Fish and Game: Watch for Wildlife on Roads During Spring Migration
If you plan to travel near Island Park anytime soon, wildlife officials have something to say: watch out for deer and elk that cross the highway.
Paving Begins Thursday on Eastland/Pole Line Expansion Project
Paving for the first phase of the Eastland/Pole Line Expansion Project is expected to begin Thursday, according to the city of Twin Falls. It will continue to through May 21.
Bridge Work to Resume Wednesday in Blaine County
The final segment of a bridge replacement project is expected to resume Wednesday in southwest Blaine County.
Twin Falls County Authorities Warn of Jury Scam
Twin Falls County authorities are warning of a new jury scam targeting residents.
Authorities Remove Mountain Lion Found Near ISU Campus
A mountain lion was recently captured near the Idaho State University campus in Pocatello.
Flood Advisory Issued for Big Wood River in Hailey
The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for the Big Wood River in Hailey, and cautions residents who live near the river to take action to protect their property.
Blaine County to Host National Organization’s Conference
Blaine County will play host to a national organization’s conference toward the latter part of May.
Buhl, Twin Falls DMV Offices Schedule Day Closures
If you’re planning to make a trip to the Division of Motor Vehicles next week, you might want to plan early.
Idaho Fish and Game Approves Limited Hunt for Grizzly Bear
Idaho Fish and Game commissioners on Thursday approved a limited hunt for grizzly bear.
Expect Traffic Restrictions Thursday on Blue Lakes Blvd South
If you’re planning to travel on Blue Lakes Boulevard South between Park Avenue and Highland Avenue on Thursday, expect some traffic restrictions.
Self-defense Class Planned in Jerome
A self-defense class will begin in early June in Jerome. The four-week class, hosted by the College of Southern Idaho-Jerome Center, will teach basic self-defense skills.
ITD Plans Open House for Preliminary Designs of Declo Project
The public is invited to view preliminary designs of a new port of entry concept near Declo.
Brownlee Reservoir Expected to Be Nearly Full by Memorial Day
Brownlee Reservoir is refilling, according to Idaho Power Co., making boat access easier. The company says it expects the boating and fishing destination to be nearly full by Memorial Day.
Idaho Man Arrested for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a Child
A Parma man was arrested on Monday for alleged sexual exploitation of a child and alleged destruction of evidence, according to Attorney General Lawrence Wasden.
May Kicks Off Motorcycle Safety Campaign
May is Motorcycle Awareness Month and the Idaho Transportation Department’s Office of Highway Safety has teamed with local and state agencies for a safety campaign.