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Health Officials: Stay Away from Asbestos Site in Burley
South Central Public Health District is advising people to stay away from two buildings in Burley while crews clean up a burn site that is contaminated with asbestos.
Twin Falls Woman Crashes Car Into Filer Home
A Twin Falls woman crashed her car into a home on Sunday afternoon in Filer. Authorities say alcohol may have been involved.
Richfield Issues Boil Order
The city of Richfield has issued a boil order, which is in effect until further notice.
UPDATE: One Person Dead, Another Hospitalized in Afternoon Crash on Highway 93
Idaho State Police say a Jerome woman died in a two-vehicle crash that blocked traffic for about two hours Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 93, about 8 miles north of Interstate 84 in Jerome County.
Idaho Ranks Second in Country for Job Growth
Idaho’s over-the-year job growth is second in the nation, according to the Idaho Department of Labor, second only behind Utah.
New Policy Discourages Cellphone Use at Blaine County Schools
The Blaine County School Board of Trustees recently adopted a new policy for cellphones, which affects all of the district’s schools and students.
Fish and Game: New Rules Aim to Prevent Chronic Wasting Disease in Idaho
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game says it is trying to prevent a disease that affects certain wildlife from entering the Gem State.
Fort Hall Man Taken to Hospital After Rollover Crash
Police say alcohol was involved in a rollover crash that happened Thursday morning in Fort Hall.
Idaho Man Dies in Rollover Near Lava Hot Springs
Police say an 84-year-old man is dead after a single-vehicle rollover crash on Wednesday.
Crews Respond to Morning Crash on Highway 93
One person was sent to the hospital after a three-vehicle crash Thursday morning on U.S. Highway 93 in Jerome County.
Health Officials: Use Proper Canning Methods to Prevent Foodborne Illness
Harvest time will be here before we know it, which for many people also means canning season. But there are proper ways to can foods and improper ways to can foods. Improper ways can lead to problems.
2018 Wagon Days Planned, Grand Marshal Chosen for Parade
An annual celebration is earmarked to take place at the end of the month in the Wood River Valley. You know it as Wagon Days.