Just 12 miles north of Wells and a little over a two hour drive south of Twin Falls is a place called 12 Mile Hot Springs, also known as Bishop Hot Springs. It has to be one of the coolest, man-made, hot springs I have seen in a while. It definitely looks worth the drive.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A revamped commission overseeing Idaho's natural gas and oil industry and a beefed up state agency to aid that effort emerged from this year's Legislative session along with more extensive reporting requirements for oil companies.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group of southwestern Idaho homeowners who say their mineral rights are being taken away is fighting a Texas company that is asking Idaho officials to settle the matter so a natural gas well can be drilled.
The USGS is reporting that a 3.9 earthquake hit today just south of Elko, Nevada. Granted, a 3.9 isn't the type of quake you see making California fall into the ocean in the movies. But, it's big enough that it makes you pay attention.
A former Castleford High School teacher faces sentencing in June after accepting a plea agreement after being accused of videotaping high school girls in his hotel room. 34 year old Roger Wells was charged with video voyeurism in December after police say a boyfriend of one of the girls found a video camera in the bathroom of Wells’ hotel room where the girls were showering.
A Twin Falls woman has been charged with one count of grand theft after being accused of stealing money while employed as a teller at a Wells Fargo Bank Branch. 20 year old Krystyn Whittemore was arraigned yesterday. Twin Falls police began investigating the case last month after receiving information about the alleged thefts.
A Buhl man and former teacher at Castleford High School will be in a Latah County courtroom this morning facing charges of video voyeurism. The Times News reports that 34 year old Roger Wells has been charged with the crime, along with alteration or concealment of evidence.