The stars are aligning for Idaho — mainly because they're visible. The International Dark-Sky Association this week designated the city of Ketchum an International Dark Sky Community, the 16th in the world.
U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador has secured two key endorsements from fellow congressional Republicans in his bid to become Idaho's next governor. GOP U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas on Wednesday announced he is endorsing Labrador for governor in 2018.
An overpass on Interstate 84 in Jerome County is closed off to traffic after being damaged by a high load Wednesday afternoon. The Idaho Transportation Department says the Eden Road overpass was struck by a truck carrying an excavator that was too high to safely pass underneath.
Two men wanted in relation to a burglary and truck theft in Wendell were arrested in Ada County. The Gooding County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Cruz Rubalcaba, of Wendell, and Zachary Tyler, of Twin Falls were arrested.
Fire crews made an effort to contain a blaze at Wendell’s Farmhouse Restaurant that caught fire early Tuesday morning and spread into an interior retail space. The Wendell Rural Fire Department responded to the restaurant located just south of Interstate 84 on Frontage Road at about 1:42 a.m.…