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NFL Draft Will Go On With Big Changes
Vegas isn't happening, so the NFL is having to make big changes to its plans for the NFL Draft in April. It will be a lot quieter this time, and all of the swivel chairs will be at least six feet apart.
5 Easy Ways to Flu-Proof Your House
With the kids back in school this week, you know the germs will be coming back to the house at some point. But there are at least five things we can do to ward off the flu before it gets a grip.
The Best Time of Day to Buy Gas
Gas stations tend to raise prices at a certain time every day, and if you can get to the pump before that two-hour window you'll be able to beat the price increase. Oh, and the best day of the week to buy gas is not today.
Dorothy Custer Passes Away
Most of us know Dorothy Custer for her positive and outgoing spirit. She became an internet sensation in 2011 when she was a guest on Jay Leno's show.
Let's Talk About the Good Stuff
Reading the News is necessary in order to stay informed with our community, but if you read the news every day it can become depressing. Sometimes you have to dig to find the good stuff. That being said, I noticed two great things yesterday.
Auditors Say Idaho Misspent $2.5 Million of Federal Welfare Funds
BOISE (AP/KTVB) -- State auditors say the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare misspent $2.5 million in federal funding on salaries instead of using it for food stamps and other assistance for Idaho's poorest residents.
The finding by the Office of Performance Evaluation was part of the state&…
Choboni Yogurt To Build In Twin Falls
The agreement was signed today making it official.  Choboni Agro Farma, the manufacturer of Greek yogurt, is expanding to the Twin Falls area from it's eastern seaboard roots.  The official announcement was made this morning as local officials along with state officials and Gov...
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...