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On This Day in History: D-Day
It was the turning point of World War II. More than 9,000 U.S. and allied soldiers lost their lives, but the invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, commonly known as D-Day, allowed these 160,000 troops to gain a foothold in Nazi occupied France.
Stricker Ranch Topic of Upcoming Herrett Forum
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – You’ve likely have heard of Stricker Ranch, perhaps you've even visited the place; but you may not have heard all of the things Curtis Johnson plans to tell you about the historic site at a public lecture in March.
‘Vikings’ Season 2: History Renews for Additional Season
Well, we could have seen that coming. After airing five episodes of its nine-episode order, 'Vikings' has officially raided a second season pickup from the History channel. Having earned favorable reviews from critics and ratings strongly aided by History's 'The Bible' miniseries, it looks like Ragn…
Steve Crump On Top Story 4/8/11
Times-News Opinion Editor Steve Crump will give us his take on the firing of Rep. Leon Smith of Twin Falls from his committee chair position: The Magic Valley "water deal": and some interesting Magic Valley history.
Steve Crump is the Times-News Opinion editor...