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Commentary: Autumn in Idaho
Commentary: Autumn in Idaho
Autumn arrived this week in Idaho.  It has been windy and rainy and cool.  Tuesday morning I climbed out of bed and realized it had rained heavily during the night.  On the drive to work the Jeep briefly hydroplaned and it struck me we may have seen more water in one day than during the previous two months...
Plane Crash In Owyhee County
Plane Crash In Owyhee County
Rescue personnel are in the process of reaching a Cessna airplane that crashed in Owyhee County at about midnight Saturday night.The plane, a 1966 Cessna 172, took off from Sacramento, Calif., for Mountain Home earlier Saturday.  After the plane crashed, one of the three passengers onboard used a cell phone to call 9-1-1, and reached the Owyhee County Sheriff's Office early Sunday morning... Read
Twin Falls Woman Is Latest Catalyst For Owyhee Sheriff Woes
Twin Falls Woman Is Latest Catalyst For Owyhee Sheriff Woes
The Owyhee County sheriff, who has been under pressure to resign, is the target of new complaints. County commissioners have asked for Sheriff Daryl Crandall to resign on more than one occasion. Now, 22-year-old Jewel Hance of Marsing is one of the latest people to file a complaint.  Hance is staying at her mother's home in Twin Falls because she's too afraid to enter Owyhee County after she says