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Wife Of Burley Legislator Injured In Blast
Fire officials say the wife of an Idaho lawmaker was injured when a room that they had converted into a gun safe exploded.   Amy Wood, the wife of state Rep. Fred Wood, was taken by air ambulance to a Utah hospital with second-degree burns on her face and hands after the explosion around 8…
Remains Found Of Missing Canadian Man
The remains of a Canadian man stranded in Elko County in the spring of 2011 have been found.  The Times News reports Two hunters found the remains Saturday of Albert Chretien,  Chretian and his wife became stranded in remote northern Elko County in March 2011...
ISP Honor Trooper Killed In The Line of Duty
(KLIX)- On November 25 1935, Idaho state Trooper Fontaine Cooper was shot and killed in the line of duty. Today, Trooper Fontainewas remembered by the Idaho State Police as they dedicated the District Four Office in Jerome to him. Trooper Cooper and a Twin Falls Sheriff’s Deputy Henr…
Idaho’s Tax Revenues Down a Bit
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's tax revenue came up a bit short of expectations in August. Over the previous month, the state Division of Financial Management says Idaho's revenue was $197.6 million, or about 1.1 percent below forecasts. The figure is still about 3...
Pilot Dropped Toilet Paper Before Crash
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Idaho authorities say a pilot flying over a Republican gathering had been dropping rolls of toilet paper or streamers from his airplane before it crashed. The Federal Aviation Administration says early indications are the experimental aircraft stalled or reached a speed an…
4 Others on Idaho Ballot
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's ballot for the presidential election has been finalized, and six contenders made the ticket. The Spokesman-Review reports that Democratic incumbent, President Barack Obama, and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are joined by four lesser-known candidates...
Some Idaho Abortion Laws Unconstituional
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals says some Idaho abortion laws are likely unconstitutional, including one barring medication-induced abortions. But the judges didn't pass judgment on Idaho's fetal pain law, saying a woman who sued over the law doesn't ha…
Environmental Group to Sue over Wolf Protection Move
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Two environmental coalitions have filed notice that they intend to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency's decision to end federal protections for wolves in Wyoming. Both coalitions filed notice Monday in U...
Indigent Costs Expected to Rise
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho counties rely on local property taxes and money from the state's general fund to cover the catastrophic medical costs of poor residents who can't pay their medical bills. The Spokesman-Review reports those costs have ballooned over the past decade, jumping f…
Idaho’s Fallen to be Honored 9/11
(KLIX)-It is the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11th 2001. Memorial services will take place at the site of The World Trade Center, Pentagon, and a Pennsylvania field where United Airlines Flight 93 crashed. Here in Idaho a special ceremony will be held to honor fallen Idaho …
Bowe’s Captors Say they Wont Harm Him
ISLAMABAD (AP) — A senior member of the Pakistan-based Haqqani network says a Hailey, Idaho, soldier held by Afghan militants will not be harmed despite the Obama administration's decision to declare his alleged captors a terrorist group. The commander who spoke to The Associated Press on Saturday f…
Luna Wiki War
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The spokeswoman for State Schools Superintendent Tom Luna triggered a tug of war over his Wikipedia entry when revising the page to include, among other things, positive information about his reforms — the subject of polarizing debate...
Man Accidentally Texts Police About Drug Buy
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man apparently trying to get the most bang for his drug-purchasing buck accidentally texted a narcotics detective while he searched for people to join him in a methamphetamine buy. Police in Lewiston arrested 37-year-old Aaron D...
High Speed Chase in Jerome
BOISE -- A 27-year-old man from Indiana led police on a pursuit in Jerome County Saturday, reaching speeds up to 90 mph. Idaho State Police says around 3:20 p.m., they tried to stop Nicholas Jensen, who was riding an orange 2009 KTM motorcycle on Interstate 84 near milepost 165...
Natural Gas Prices Drop
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Low natural gas prices brought on by a glut in the resource are prompting Intermountain Gas Co. to propose a total 7.1 percent rate reduction for customers in Idaho.  The Idaho Public Utilities Commission says it will take public comment on the proposal through Sept...
Home Prices Rising In Idaho
(AP)  A nationwide study shows home prices are on the rise, and in Idaho prices are climbing faster than other states. The study done by CoreLogic compares home prices in July of 2011 to July of this year. Nationwide prices increased 3.8%. That is the biggest year-over-year increase since 2006.…
Police Warn of Rental Scam
(KLIX)- Twin Falls police are warning citizens of a new Craigslist scam. According to police scammers are targeting renters, landlords, and even homeowners. Police say homes in the city are being listed on Craigslist as rental properties when in fact they’re not available...

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