UPDATE: Wednesday lightning storm ignites 27 fires; crews gaining ground 7/24/2014 7:00 pm UTC
The lightning storm that went through the area Wednesday night started 27 new fires within the Boise National Forest Fire and Idaho Department of Lands Protection District, including the Smith Cree
UPDATE: Crews put out brush fire burning south of Boise; lightning caused 7/24/2014 6:43 pm UTC
It’s a victory on Vallejo for Boise firefighters tonight. A large brush fire that had threatened homes is out.
UPDATE: Man flees on foot from police; ends up in pond for half hour 7/24/2014 6:22 pm UTC
The Ada County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a man wanted on a probation violation fled on foot from police and ended up in a golf course pond on July 23rd.
Naked man in East Idaho park gets 7 days in jail 7/24/2014 2:42 pm UTC
A Twin Falls man taken into custody after being found naked in an eastern Idaho city park has pleaded guilty to indecent exposure.
Moscow couple face vulnerable adult charges 7/24/2014 2:39 pm UTC
A northern Idaho man and woman police say took advantage of a vulnerable adult who died in their care of prolonged malnutrition are facing charges.
Making the Grade: Political Appointments 7/24/2014 4:19 am UTC
Idaho Education News reporter Kevin Richert is digging into the political appointments in our Making The Grade report.
Nugent critical after Idaho concert cancellation 7/24/2014 4:06 am UTC
Hear what the conservative rocker had to say.
How will fight for recreational pot use in Oregon impact Idaho? 7/24/2014 3:27 am UTC
Voters in Oregon will decide in November if marijuana should be legal for recreational use. We wanted to know how the legalization of recreational marijuana use might impact the fight in Idaho for
FOX cancels coverage of planned Snake River Canyon jump 7/24/2014 1:38 am UTC
FOX television has announced that they have decided to cancel their coverage of the planned Snake River Canyon jump with Big “Ed” Beckley.
Idaho Governor releases statement over illegal immigration 7/24/2014 12:39 am UTC
Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter released a statement regarding his stance on immigration and made it clear that he wants to, “eliminate the chance of the Federal Government using Idaho as a destination
Debate of downtown parking meters continues 7/24/2014 12:15 am UTC
Streets across downtown Boise have seen new parking meters installed over the last year, sparking a debate between Boise city leaders and Ada County Highway District officials.
Follow Up: Do you have to pay if the city makes a mistake? 7/23/2014 11:54 pm UTC
Jake Melder broke the story of a family whose basement flooded with sewage back-up, but Boise doesn’t have to pay. Viewers wanted to know what to do if it happens to them.
Conference opposition still respects Boise State football 7/23/2014 11:35 pm UTC
"I’m not looking forward to coming to Boise this year," says San Diego State head coach Rocky Long.
New title, old face; Mountain West wary of Harsin 7/23/2014 11:27 pm UTC
"He is Boise. He’s Mr. Boise. I mean, I think the guy was born on the blue," joked Utah State coach Matt Wells.
Occupy Boise: Idaho should pay $175K in legal fees 7/23/2014 9:06 pm UTC
Members of Occupy Boise are asking a federal judge to order the state of Idaho to pay more than $175,000 in attorney costs and legal fees after the group won a lawsuit over rules designed to curb p
Bonneville County Sheriff's Office searching for information regarding shooting 7/23/2014 8:34 pm UTC
The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information regarding a shooting on July 22nd, 2014.
Traps test positive for West Nile Virus in Middleton 7/23/2014 7:26 pm UTC
The Canyon County Mosquito Abatement District is reporting that a trap in Middleton between Kingsbury Road and Lansing Lane south of Foothill Drive has tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Commuter Alert: Westbound I-84 reduced to three lanes between Meridian, Five Mile roads starting tonight 7/23/2014 5:59 pm UTC
The Idaho Transportation Department is scheduled to reduce westbound Interstate 84 to three lanes between Meridian and Five Mile Roads beginning tonight (Wednesday, July 23rd).
Body recovered at eastern Idaho reservoir 7/23/2014 5:59 pm UTC
A body has been recovered from the shore of American Falls Reservoir in eastern Idaho.
Forest Service expands ban on exploding targets 7/23/2014 5:35 pm UTC
The U.S. Forest Service has banned exploding targets in southern Idaho, southwestern Wyoming, Nevada, Utah and a small portion of eastern California because of wildfire and public safety concerns.
Tree thinning started on ski area at Bald Mountain 7/23/2014 3:51 pm UTC
The U.S. Forest Service and Sun Valley Resort have started a tree-thinning project at the ski area on Bald Mountain.
UPDATE: Lightning starts 11 new fires in the Boise National Forest; evacuation order for the South Fork Road lifted 7/23/2014 3:17 pm UTC
Tuesday night's lightning storm sparked 11 new fires in the Boise National Forest.
S. Idaho woman charged with striking daughter 7/23/2014 3:11 pm UTC
A 23-year-old southern Idaho woman police say hit her 6-year-old daughter outside a Twin Falls bar is facing a misdemeanor charge of injury to a child.
Payette Brewing gets brewing early 7/23/2014 3:10 pm UTC
Payette Brewing in Garden City is one of those businesses that goes nearly all day and all night.
Idaho lawmaker committee examines public defense 7/23/2014 2:49 pm UTC
Lawmakers on a committee charged with fixing Idaho's public defense system were cautioned Tuesday that by creating new standards for county defense attorneys, the state could open itself up to laws
California man convicted of gun charge, stolen car 7/23/2014 2:47 pm UTC
A California man police say shot at two vehicles in southwestern Idaho has been convicted in federal court of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
GMI visits Payette Brewing 7/23/2014 2:12 pm UTC
Good Morning Idaho took a trip to Payette Brewing on July 23.
Group celebrates royal birthday by donating to Community Baby Shower 7/23/2014 3:31 am UTC
It’s a royal birthday. Prince George turned one today and the Daughters of the British Empire in Idaho did not forget. They celebrated their heritage by honoring the future King of England’s first
Crews work to prevent further accidents after dog killed in scalding water 7/23/2014 3:25 am UTC
As a family mourns the loss of a beloved pet, water district officials are hard at work near the Old Idaho Penitentiary to prevent further tragedy.
4 Broncos named preseason all-conference; Martarano returns, DSG to play 7/23/2014 2:20 am UTC
Boise State wide receiver Matt Miller, running back Jay Ajayi, safety Jeremy Ioane, and corner back Donte Deayon all cracked the list.
Broncos picked to win Mountain Division 7/23/2014 2:14 am UTC
Boise State beat out last year’s Mountain Division champion, Utah State, by eight first place votes and seven points overall.
Bates named Mountain West Female Student-Athlete of the Year 7/23/2014 2:09 am UTC
Boise State track and field star Emma Bates has been named Mountain West Female Student-Athlete of the Year.
Boise Police searching for two suspects allegedly involved in burglaries 7/23/2014 1:06 am UTC
Boise Police are looking for two people that are allegedly involved in burglaries at two different convenience stores.
Governor visits fire crews at Whiskey Complex fire 7/22/2014 11:37 pm UTC
Governor Otter arrived in a Black Hawk helicopter to survey the damage from the Whiskey Complex Fire and meet the firefighters who are hard at work to stop the blaze.
Mountain Home man to serve 15 years for child porn and sexual abuse 7/22/2014 11:09 pm UTC
A Mountain Home man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for possession of sexually explicit images of minors.
Red Cross of Idaho needs more blood donations 7/22/2014 10:50 pm UTC
Every 20 seconds, someone in Idaho needs blood.
Recreational pot qualifies for Oregon ballot 7/22/2014 9:11 pm UTC
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Oregon voters will be deciding this year whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
California man killed in head-on crash near Oregon border 7/22/2014 9:06 pm UTC
An 57-year-old man from Elk Grove, California was killed Monday night when his passenger car collided with a commercial truck along Highway 95 in Malheur County, about seventeen miles north of the
US: No evidence of direct Russian link to plane 7/22/2014 9:03 pm UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement in the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Agencies and volunteers work to restore Grimes Creek 7/22/2014 8:45 pm UTC
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game and Trout Unlimited using grant funds provided by the Idaho Department of Lands and the U.S. Forest Service have announced another restored quarter mile of Gri
UPDATE: Magic Valley shooting suspect in custody 7/22/2014 7:53 pm UTC
A man wanted in connection with shots fired at a Buhl Police officer early Tuesday morning is now in custody.
Teen charged in Idaho killings doesn't enter plea 7/22/2014 5:58 pm UTC
The attorney for a boy charged as an adult with killing his father and brother will seek to have the case moved to juvenile court.
Idaho interstate speed increases start Thursday 7/22/2014 4:34 pm UTC
The Idaho Transportation Department says speed limits on rural sections of interstates in the southern part of the state will go up to 80 mph starting Thursday.
Idaho outback featured in reality series 7/22/2014 3:50 pm UTC
The Idaho outback is getting some prime time exposure. A reality show on tru-TV has been picked up for 13 episodes. The first episode of "Way Out West" aired Monday.
UPDATE: Whiskey Complex Fire hot spots may become active today 7/22/2014 2:57 pm UTC
Clouds and thunderstorms passing through the area yesterday helped reduce fire behavior. Today, with warmer and drier conditions, hot spots may become active.
Red Cross issues urgent call for blood and platelet donors 7/22/2014 2:15 pm UTC
The American Red Cross says it is facing “a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types.”
Blocked city pipe results in thousands in damage; city not liable 7/22/2014 4:27 am UTC
A Boise family had thousands of dollars in damages done to their house when a city pipe clogs and gallons of sewage ends up in their home.
More blasting at Gowen Road interchange 7/22/2014 4:26 am UTC
Interchange will be closed from 7-11 p.m. tonight through Thursday
'Add the Four Words' protesters sentenced in court 7/21/2014 11:37 pm UTC
"Add the Word" defendants addressed a judge Monday before being sentenced on charges of trespassing.
Family pet dies in unmarked geothermal pool 7/21/2014 10:35 pm UTC
A Boise couple is heartbroken after their dog died from an unmarked geothermal feature at the base of Table Rock.