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Feel Free To Panic – There’s Been An Earthquake In West Yellowstone

Yes, I am kidding a little bit about that 'panic' thing. There has been an earthquake late Sunday morning in West Yellowstone, but it's not exactly a mammoth quake that is likely to wake the super-volcano.

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Cameron Spencer, Getty Images
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Brace Yourself – There Were 2 Tiny Earthquakes In Idaho Today

You might want to make sure your good china is being kept in a safe place. We've had two earthquakes in Idaho today. Reason to panic? Not so much.

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Office of Grant Loebs/Twin Falls County
Office of Grant Loebs/Twin Falls County
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A Presidential Call to Cripple the Court System

Imagine prosecuting a crime when you can’t use fingerprints, confessions or eye witness testimony.  Twin Falls County Prosecutor Grant Loebs joined us today on Top Story...

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Courtesy, Bill Colley.
Courtesy, Bill Colley.
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Idaho, the World’s 83rd Largest Country!

I’m not all all sure what the 83rd largest country in the world is and I’m not looking it up while cooking dinner, however.  I’m told if Idaho were an independent country it would be the 83rd largest in the world...

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Courtesy, Bill Colley.
Courtesy, Bill Colley.
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Hearing Loss & Treatment With Dr. Christine Pickup

The first baby boomers are well into retirement.  Others are struggling with aging issues and some of the issues are the result of our own modern lifestyle...

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FromPortlandia via YouTube
FromPortlandia via YouTube
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Weird Fireball Spotted Over Pacific Northwest

A fireball was seen flying across the sky of the Pacific Northwest Friday night. The light was captured by several car dash cams.

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NASA, Getty Images
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One Year From Today, A Major Eclipse Is Going Right Over Idaho

Go ahead and put a big red circle around August 21, 2017. On that day, there will be a major solar eclipse and it's going straight over Idaho.

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David McNew/Getty Images
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Idaho Fish & Game August Update

Several hunting seasons are just getting started in Idaho.  Kelton Hatch from Idaho Fish & Game paid us his monthly visit.  We got details on tags and training and also some safety tips when it comes to wildlife and wildfires.  ...

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This Is What The Idaho Wildfires Look Like From Space

Wildfires are a part of nature, or so I'm told. That doesn't mean I have to like it. The smoke from the Pioneer Fire near Boise and now the Dry Creek Fire near Stanley Lake are visible from many parts of Idaho. Now, you can see what they look like from space.

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A Small Earthquake Just Shook Parts Of Idaho North Of Boise

It wasn't a large one, but there was an earthquake in Idaho today. The USGS is reporting that there was a 2.5 earthquake registered north of Boise near Cascade, Idaho.

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Category: Idaho News, Science Tags: ,
Best places for having a baby.  Courtesy, Bill Colley.
Best places for having a baby. Courtesy, Bill Colley.
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Having a Baby? Drive to Oregon

Looking to have a child in a safe place?  Then, leave Idaho and travel to one of the northern coasts.  WalletHub has compiled a list of best and worst states to have a baby.  Much of New England, Oregon and Washington State are in the top 10.  Idaho places a fair #20.

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Thomas Cooper, Getty Images
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Idaho Man Digs In Yard, Finds Mammoth Tusk

It's amazing what you can potentially find in Idaho. This is a great example. KIFI is reporting that a guy in Preston, Idaho was digging a gravel pit. What he found was a prehistoric visitor.

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When To Watch The 2016 Annual Perseid Meteor Shower In Idaho

One of the best meteor showers of the year is coming soon, and this year is going to be even more special. This August, there will be double the amount of meteors at the peak of the Perseid shower.

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Obama’s Iran Ransom is Media Kryptonite (Opinion)

The media called it “Iran-Contra”.  Working with fellow travelers on the left, the big eastern newspapers and old alphabet networks thought they could use it as a wedge and turn the 1988 Presidential Election over to one of their own...

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Photo, Angie Holliday
Photo, Angie Holliday
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Fake Report Claims Yellowstone Being Evacuated

I hesitate to pass along reports like this, but I've seen it shared enough that I feel the need to debunk yet another report about the Yellowstone Super-volcano. No, Yellowstone National Park is NOT being evacuated due to an imminent eruption.

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The Annual Perseid Meteor Shower
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Did You See This In The Sky Over Southern Idaho Last Night?

There was something interesting in the sky over southern Idaho last night. Did you see it? It may have looked like a meteor that was breaking up, but turns out that it wasn't.

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Category: Idaho News, Science
Dan Callister, Getty Images
Dan Callister, Getty Images
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Authorities Preparing For Possible Catastrophic Earthquake, Tsunami in Pacific Northwest

It's always fun to learn that experts think that your part of the country will one day disappear in a cloud of rubble. That's right. Earthquake experts believe that a huge earthquake and tsunami will someday end life as we know it. Have a nice day.

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Category: Idaho News, Science Tags: ,
Photo, Angie Holliday
Photo, Angie Holliday
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There Was A Earthquake Near Old Faithful Today

There was a rather small earthquake today that would normally not be worth mentioning except for the fact that this happened in a very famous place. It occurred just to the south of Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park.

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Ian Waldie, Getty Images
Ian Waldie, Getty Images
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First Rabid Bat Of Summer Found In Idaho

Summers in Idaho are fun. You can go kayaking on the Snake. There's actually water coming over Shoshone Falls. Oh, and you can look forward to finding a rabid bat in your backyard.

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Here’s A Map Where You Can Watch Lightning Strikes In Idaho

We don't have it very often in the Magic Valley, but when we do, it can get wild. I'm talking about lightning. Now, you can watch lightning strikes without having to be outside and take the chance of being on the receiving end of it.

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