County commissions in central Idaho say they are moving forward with a plan to establish an in-house public defense office rather than continue contracting lawyers to provide representation for poor people caught in the criminal justice system.
Wood River Valley authorities say a recent traffic resulted in an arrest for possession of heroin. According to the Blaine County Sheriff's Office, the traffic stop happened on January 10, at just before 1 a.m. in Hailey.
A Hailey 19-year-old is facing accusations of raping a teen at a hot springs near Carey on Saturday. The Blaine County Sheriff's Office says it arrested Marco A. Martinez-Reyes and charged him with one count of felony rape.
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) — The central Idaho city of Hailey is considering changes to its flood plain ordinance following flooding earlier this year along the Big Wood River. The Idaho Mountain Express reports that the Hailey Planning and Zoning Commission is meeting Tuesday to discuss the changes..…