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Six Disciplined After Abuse Allegations at Idaho Home for Disabled
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with Idaho's welfare agency say six employees no longer are employed at a treatment center for people with severe disabilities after investigating allegations of staffers physically and psychologically abusing residents.
Utah Man Charged with Idaho Murder After Two More Bodies Identified
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a missing Utah man with three counts of first degree murder after two additional bodies found near a rural Idaho farmhouse were identified as 14-year-old Payton Medley and her mom, 48-year-old Nadja Medley.
Idaho Man’s Lego Ship in Bottle to be Mass-Produced
GARDEN CITY, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man who made a ship in a bottle entirely out of Legos will see his design get mass-produced by the toy company.
17-Year-Old Idaho Boy Dies 3 Days After Brother Drowned
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — Tragedy has struck again for an Idaho family after a second child died stemming from a swimming incident in the river in Morton Slough.
Canada OKs Idaho Company’s Genetically Engineered Potatoes
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Canadian officials say three types of potatoes genetically engineered by an Idaho company to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe to eat.
Idaho Dairy Group Opposes Immigration Detention Contract
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A dairymen group in south-central Idaho has sent a letter to Jerome County commissioners in opposition to a pending contract that would lease out space in the county's new jail to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Idaho Boy Drowns While Trying to Save His Older Brother
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) — Official say an 11-year-old Idaho boy drowned while trying to save his older brother in a northern Idaho river.
Idaho Power Seeks Changes for Solar Customers
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Power officials are asking state regulators for permission to make big changes to how solar customers pay for their power.
Boise Bans Excessively Loud Vehicles, Authorizes $100 Fines
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The city of Boise has passed an ordinance allowing authorities to issue fines of up to $100 to people whose vehicles are excessively loud.
Documents Show Bruce Willis’ Airport Will be Large, Busy
KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — Federal Aviation Administration documents show that a central Idaho airport being built by actor Bruce Willis will be larger and busier than officials originally expected.
Idaho Man Charged Following Woman’s Beating Death
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A 20-year-old eastern Idaho man accused of killing a 62-year-old woman by hitting her in the head with a baseball bat has been charged with first-degree murder.
Officials Say More Options Needed for Capitol Christmas Tree
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho officials are facing some early holiday pressure to avoid ending up with a sad and scraggly Charlie Brown type Christmas tree in front of the Statehouse this winter.