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Weather Advisory Issued For Western Magic Valley
The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Significant Weather Advisory for the Western MagicValley through 5pm tonight. They’re tracking a severe thunderstorm heading east toward the Magic Valley at 35 miles per hour. The storm could produce wind gusts up to 50 miles per hour and drop hail the size of pennies at the most severe times.
Dorothy Custer Turns 101 and Zip Lines Through The Canyon
Dorothy Custer turned 101 today. Her method of celebration: becoming the inaugural rider on the Zip the Snake zip line in the Snake River Canyon. True to form, the sassy harmonica playing grandmother made it safely across and remarked “I thought it would be longer.”
Magic Valley Speedway Races Cancelled Tonight
The rain is good for a lot of things, but not for racing at the Magic Valley Speedway. The Speedway announced on their Facebook page that tonight’s races (May 26th) have been cancelled due to the weather.
Dorothy Custer Plans Zipline Across Snake River Canyon For 101st Birthday
Twin Falls resident Dorothy Custer has had an amazing 100th year of life: she was named Twin Falls “Pioneer of the Year” and was interviewed on by Jay Leno–Twice. But Dorothy still has a lot to do. Next up: she is going to to ride the new zipline across the Snake River Canyon for her 101st birthday.
Accident Closes Highway 30 East of Buhl
A three vehicle crash closed part of US highway 30 Monday afternoon. According to Idaho State Police a teen driver was stopped on US 30 and 1700 East near Buhl, preparing to make a left run. Another driver came up behind the teen as she was waiting to turn ...
Body Found In Burley Hotel Crawlspace
A man’s body has been discovered in the crawlspace of a Burley hotel. The Cassia County Sheriff’s Office’s has been investigating an incident at the Alpine Garden Motel after two employees went missing.
Where Do I Vote?
It’s time to make your voice heard and vote, but don’t know where your official polling place is? Don’t worry. We have the answer.
UPDATE – Tanker Rollover On Highway 30 Outside of Twin Falls
On Monday, May 14, 2012 at approximately 7:04 am, the Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle crash involving a commercial vehicle. John Taylor, 43, of Hansen was eastbound on US30 at milepost 214, west of Twin Falls, in a semi tractor hauling a milk tanker, when for unknown reasons the vehicle went off the right shoulder of the highway ...
Jerome Soldier Killed In Action
A Jerome, Idaho soldier was killed in Afghanistan Saturday by an IED. Twenty-seven-year-old, Sergeant Daniel J. Brown, of Jerome was killed in Afghanistan Saturday by an IED. Sergeant Brown was stationed in the Kandahar province when enemy forces attacked his unit with an IED...
More Snow Today
You can expect more snow today!
Idaho Supreme Court Rules In Redistricting Commission Flap
The Idaho Supreme Court has dismissed a bid by state Republican Party Chairman Norm Semanko and House Speaker Lawerence Denney to boot two members from the redistricting commission.
Idaho Reaction Mixed Over President’s SOTU Speech
Some are calling the President’s State of the Union speech last night a knock out while others say it was just another election year speech meant to gain support.