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UPDATE: Firefighters Battle Blaze Near Idaho/Utah Border
UPDATE: Interstate 84 reopened Tuesday after 5 p.m., and as of 9 p.m. the fire had burned roughly 3,000 acres.
IDAHO/UTAH BORDER (KLIX) – Fire crews are battling a tough blaze near the Idaho/Utah border. Nine engines and crew are fighting to contain and get the blaze under control. No structure…
More Fires Char Southern Idaho
(KLIX)- More fires started up yesterday spreading resources out across southern Idaho. Lightening sparked a fire Northeast of Minidoka. The Wapi Fire charred roughly 160 acres as of Wednesday afternoon. Several fire engines as well as aircraft are fighting that blaze...
More Fires Spark Across Southern Idaho
(KLIX)-The Laidlaw fire has burned 8,100 acres of the Shoshone Field Office, south of the Bear Den Butte Wilderness Study Area and is estimated to be contained tomorrow at 1800.  No structures are threatened, resources include one dozer, seven engines, and air support...
Fire Guts Jerome Home
JEROME -- Police are investigating what caused a home in Jerome to ignite Sunday evening. Jerome City Police tell KTVB the single level home was completely gutted by the fire. The home is located on Mountain View Drive.  The report of fire was called into Jerome dispatchers at about 6 p...
Busy Weekend for Firefighters
(KLIX) Several wildfires kept Bureau of Land Management fire crews busy during the weekend. Crews spent Saturday fighting the East Devil’s Corral Fire. A downed power line may be to blame. It started a little before 2 in the afternoon just east of Highway 93...
Fire Destroys Home in Burley
Fire officials are calling a home destroyed by a in Burley a total loss. The blaze broke out at 1850 Bennett Avenue just before midnight. Investigators say the fire started in the garage of the home.  Steven Rupert and his daughter were home at the time but were able to escape without injury...