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A Thank You From Idaho Law Enforcement
SGT Dan Thom popped into studio today.  He offered a thank you to the people of Magic Valley from law enforcement.  This is one of the few places in the country where there is still an old fashioned respect for the men and women behind the badge.
Commentary: Killing Cops, Part Two
Are we approaching a day without police?  There were no cops on the streets when America was founded.  Constables, concerned citizens and Sheriffs kept the peace.  As cities grew larger the need for dedicated firefighters sprouted and eventually the companies were divided into special…
Burley Murder Suspect Arrested in Las Vegas
(KLIX)- The man wanted in connection to a Burley murder investigation has been arrested in Las Vegas Nevada. According to the Cassia County Sheriff James Duane Ambrose was taken into custody on a warrant for 1st Degree Murder by Las Vegas Authorities...
Magic Valley Sheriffs Race
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Sheriff Race
Jerome County Sheriff
Douglas J McFall (REP) .  .  .  .  .  .     5,014
Kenneth R. Rushing (IND)  .  .  .  .  .     1,428
 
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Body Found near City of Rocks
(KLIX)-The Cassia County Sheriffs say skeletal remains where found at the City of Rocks over the Weekend. According to the sheriff's office they believe it may be the body of Norine Boyd of Minidoka County who went missing in 1988. Investigators are running DNA and dental tests to make a positi…
Cassia Man Wanted for Murder
CASSIA COUNTY -- An arrest warrant has been issued for a man wanted for first-degree murder at a Burley motel earlier this year. The body of 54-year-old Russ Taft was found in crawl space at the Alpine Garden Motel on May 18, 2012. The coroner determined that Taft died from blunt force trauma and a …
Fire Road Closures
(KLIX)- Several roads have been closed or have restricted access while the Cave Canyon Fire burns. According to the Twin Falls Sheriff's office all access to the South Hills via Rockcreek Road or Indian Springs is closed as well as the Rockcreek Drainage east of Deadline Ridge...
ISP Trooper Cited After Traffic Accident
WENDELL, Idaho (AP) — Officials in Gooding County say an Idaho State Police trooper has been cited for inattentive driving after rear-ending a pickup truck driven by a former police officer in Wendell. Sheriff Shawn Gough says Trooper Leslie Nye of Heyburn was driving a 2010 Dodge Charger patr…
One Person Flown to Boise in Mondays Boat Accident
(KLIX) A female passenger was taken to a Boise hospital with serious injuries after Mondays boat accident. Twin Falls County Sheriff's officer spokesperson says speed may have been a factor in the crash that happened east of Shoshone Falls...
Jerome Considers Jail Options
(KLIX)-Jerome County Commissioners met with the County Sheriff Doug McFall on the jail issue Monday. Staff gave a presentation on the deteriorating condition in the jail. The sheriff and commissioners are once again looking at options of building a new jail...
Body Found at Burley Inn Identified
BURLEY -- Investigators with the Cassia County Sheriff's Office say a man's body found in a crawl space of a Burley motel has become a homicide investigation.
The body of 54-year-old Russ Taft was found on May 18 under the office of the Alpine Garden Motel...
Man Charged for Machete Attack
KIMBERLY, Idaho (AP) – Magic Valley officials are investigating an apparent machete attack on a 52-year-old man. Court records say 38-year-old Martin Hernandez-Vargas of Visalia, Calif., was charged Tuesday with aggravated battery for the weekend attack south of Kimberly...
UPDATE -Four Vehicle Crash Near Buhl Closes Highway 30
Idaho State Police investigated a four vehicle crash on US 30 at milepost 203.5, between 1600 East and 1700 East, near Buhl on Wednesday.  Police say James R. Baker, 71, of Filer was driving a red Ford F250 pickup westbound on US 30 near milepost 204...

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