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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...
Power Project Halted over Sage Grouse
KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) - Idaho's biggest utility is holding off for now on plans to build a new transmission line in the Wood River Valley amid uncertainty over sage grouse protections and habitat. Since 2007, Idaho Power Co. has been working with community leaders to upgrade the region's pow…