Boise lawmaker speaks out about stroke, video call that saved her life 12/19/2013 1:28 am UTC
When Boise Senator Cherie Buckner-Webb's stroke hit her in November, she says she tried to shrug it off as exhaustion. Her son's quick action may have saved her life.
Idaho Aquarium responds to removal of sea turtle 12/19/2013 1:00 am UTC
The Idaho Aquarium released a statement on the removal of its sea turtle, Beam, Wednesday afternoon and announced the arrival of a Giant Pacific Octopus.
Experts to review taking wolf off threatened list 12/19/2013 12:56 am UTC
A group of experts is reviewing whether the federal proposal to lift more Endangered Species Act protections for the gray wolf is scientifically valid.
Man pleads not guilty in deadly California fire 12/19/2013 12:25 am UTC
A former firefighter has pleaded not guilty to murder and arson in connection with a wildfire that killed one person and destroyed dozens of homes in rural Northern California.
Idaho senators vote 'No' on bipartisan budget bill 12/19/2013 12:14 am UTC
Idaho's Republican U.S. senators voted against a bipartisan budget deal that now goes to President Obama for his signature.
Grand jury indicts man accused in Kansas terror plot 12/18/2013 11:39 pm UTC
A grand jury has indicted the man accused of plotting a suicide bomb attack at a Kansas airport where he worked as an avionics technician.
IDL to hold voluntary cabin site auctions 12/18/2013 10:47 pm UTC
The Department of Lands aims to auction 90 or more of its lakefront cabin sites in central and northern Idaho in 2014, part of its plan to divest itself of the lucrative but difficult-to-manage ass
Wolf quota reached outside Yellowstone, 4 shot 12/18/2013 10:07 pm UTC
Montana's gray wolf season around the town of Gardiner ends 30 minutes after sunset Thursday after hunters filled a four-wolf quota in the area near Yellowstone National Park.
Nampa woman pleads guilty to shooting man 12/18/2013 10:00 pm UTC
A Nampa woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder charges in exchange to have several other felony charges dropped.
Quick reporting, quick response helps officers locate armed robbery suspect 12/18/2013 8:20 pm UTC
Boise Police have arrested a woman accused of an armed robbery on Tuesday, December 17th.
Nampa PD: Thieves target mailboxes for holiday packages 12/18/2013 8:07 pm UTC
Nampa Police are warning residents of an increase of mail thefts occurring across the city.
Teen sentenced in federal bomb case in Las Vegas 12/18/2013 7:36 pm UTC
A 19-year-old jailed on accusations that he built bombs and talked about attacking the Las Vegas Strip has been sentenced to three more months behind bars and three years of closely supervised rele
Remains found in American Falls reservoir ID'd 12/18/2013 7:21 pm UTC
Remains found in the America Falls reservoir in early November have been identified as those of a Pocatello-area man who went missing during a June 2009 fishing trip.
First deadline for Your Health Idaho is only days away 12/18/2013 7:09 pm UTC
The December 23 deadline for health coverage that begins on January 1 is approaching.
Rep. Patterson says he'll resign from Idaho House 12/18/2013 6:47 pm UTC
Republican Rep. Mark Patterson says he'll resign from the Idaho Legislature, a day after party colleagues from his district in Boise urged him to quit.
Brundage set to open Friday; Light Up The Night party set for Saturday 12/18/2013 6:38 pm UTC
Brundage Mountain Resort announced that it will be open for winter operations on Friday, December 20th.
Whole Foods to stop selling Chobani in early 2014 12/18/2013 6:12 pm UTC
The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday morning that Whole Foods Market will stop carrying Chobani yogurt in early 2014.
GOP asks Patterson to quit amid rape furor 12/18/2013 5:15 pm UTC
BOISE — Republican officials from Boise want Rep. Mark Patterson to resign, saying they have “no confidence” in his ability to serve his district or the state of Idaho after disclosure of his guilt
Judge: Baby sitter must face murder trial 12/18/2013 4:27 pm UTC
A 2nd District judge says he won't throw out the grand jury indictment of a Lewiston baby sitter who has been charged with murder in the death of a 2-year-old.
Idaho wildlife advocate pleads guilty to poaching 12/18/2013 4:26 pm UTC
The Idaho director for the wildlife advocacy group Greater Yellowstone Coalition has pleaded guilty to poaching two elk.
Propane heater blamed for two-alarm house fire 12/18/2013 4:17 pm UTC
Boise firefighters say a woman was taken to the hospital early Wednesday after suffering burns on her legs during a two-alarm house fire.
Hit-and-run driver comes forward hours after Ada Co. Sheriff asks public for help 12/18/2013 4:00 pm UTC
Thanks to social and local media who spread the word about a hit-and-run in northwest Boise, a 17-year-old boy admitted fault deputies Monday night - just hours after the Ada County Sheriff's Offic
Lucky lotto tickets sold in Atlanta, San Jose 12/18/2013 3:54 pm UTC
Two winning tickets were sold in the $636 million Mega Millions drawing: one at a tiny newsstand in Atlanta, and the other more than 2,000 miles away in California.
Idaho senators vote no, but can't stop budget deal 12/18/2013 3:22 pm UTC
Idaho's Republican U.S. senators both voted against a bipartisan budget deal that now goes to President Obama for his signature.
Feds confiscate sea turtle from Idaho Aquarium 12/18/2013 3:18 pm UTC
A green sea turtle that had been living at the Idaho Aquarium in Boise is no longer on display.
Boise family hopes stolen car will be returned 12/18/2013 5:20 am UTC
Five days after her 2003 Chevy Tahoe was stolen out of her driveway, Stephanie Schofield is still waiting for a phone call with good news.
Meridian Senator part of group pushing for constitutional convention 12/18/2013 4:21 am UTC
Meridian Senator Marv Hagedorn says he thinks the federal government's budget problems have to be fixed, and he wants to help fix them.
Nampa man arrested for car theft 12/17/2013 11:37 pm UTC
Nampa Police Officers have arrested a man for stealing a car after stopping a vehicle that ran a red light in downtown Nampa.
Gunman shoots four, kills himself at Reno hospital 12/17/2013 11:16 pm UTC
Police say one of the victims of a shooting at a Reno, Nev., hospital campus has died.
Eight Idaho schools selected for suicide prevention project 12/17/2013 10:09 pm UTC
Eight Idaho schools have been selected to participate in the initial phase of the Idaho Lives Project, a partnership between the Idaho State Department of Education and the Suicide Prevention Actio
Idaho State University settles over professor lawsuit 12/17/2013 9:31 pm UTC
Idaho State University has reached a settlement in a defamation lawsuit brought by former professor Habib Sadid.
GOP panel to meet amid calls for lawmaker to quit 12/17/2013 9:28 pm UTC
Boise Republicans are preparing to weigh in on Rep. Mark Patterson's political future as some call for his resignation following disclosure of his guilty plea in a 1974 rape case in Florida.
Caldwell Council passes rule on payday loan shops 12/17/2013 8:31 pm UTC
Officials in a southwestern Idaho city have passed new rules limiting where payday loan businesses can open shop.
Boise man sentenced to jail for insurance fraud 12/17/2013 8:12 pm UTC
A Boise man has been sentenced for insurance fraud after intentionally misfiling a false claim with GEICO.
Wildlife officials hire hunter to kill wolves 12/17/2013 7:53 pm UTC
State wildlife officials have hired a hunter to eliminate two wolf packs in a federal wilderness area in central Idaho because officials say they are eating too many elk calves.
Work at Ten Mile Creek begins Dec. 23 to prepare for new Meridian Interchange construction 12/17/2013 6:24 pm UTC
Travel I-84? Here's what you need to know about the work that will begin at Meridian Road and Interstate 84 on Monday, December 23.
Coeur d'Alene high school teacher charged with sexual abuse of a minor 12/17/2013 6:11 pm UTC
A Coeur d'Alene high school teacher has been arrested on four different felony charges for the sexual abuse of a minor.
Idaho plumber charged with pulling gun on customer 12/17/2013 4:59 pm UTC
A dispute over the cost of plumbing work has landed an Idaho man in jail.
South Africa: Fake signer says he interpreted for years 12/17/2013 4:57 pm UTC
The bogus sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela's memorial says he has interpreted for years at big events for the South African government and the ruling party.
Irrigation tax payments are due Friday Dec. 20 for Nampa Meridian Irrigation District patrons 12/17/2013 4:35 pm UTC
Irrigation tax payments are due Friday, December 20, for more than 38,000 property owners with property inside the boundaries of the Treasure Valley’s largest irrigation district.
Jury weighs ex-BP engineer's case for 2nd day 12/17/2013 4:16 pm UTC
A jury has returned to a New Orleans courthouse for a second day of deliberations in the trial of a former BP engineer charged with trying to obstruct a federal probe of the company's 2010 oil spil
Report shows Hispanic buying power up in 2012 12/17/2013 4:06 pm UTC
A new study shows the amount of after-tax money available to Idahoans to buy food, clothing, housing and luxury items increased by 3.2 percent in 2012.
Beating bombs 12/17/2013 5:33 am UTC
A Nampa company teaches bomb squads how to deal with bombs using a child's toy.
Therapy dogs for stressed Boise State students 12/17/2013 1:10 am UTC
College students across the country are feeling the pressure. It's the much-dreaded "finals week", but folks at Boise State brought in some special friends to help students cope with the stress.
Winter weather driving 101 12/17/2013 12:34 am UTC
For some people, driving in thick fog on ice-covered roads may be second nature, but for inexperienced drivers or those new to winter driving, it’s not so easy.
Idaho appellate court upholds grand theft ruling 12/16/2013 11:23 pm UTC
The Idaho Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling granting a new sentence to a man convicted of grand theft.
Overturned fork lift leaves one man dead 12/16/2013 11:16 pm UTC
The Ada County Coroner reports the man killed in the fork lift accident this morning is Todd L. Wolf, 51 of Caldwell. The coroner confirms Mr. Wolf died of blunt force trauma due to the accident.
Duo steals unlocked car from North End, goes on joyride 12/16/2013 10:13 pm UTC
A man and woman were arrested over the weekend after stealing an unlocked car with keys in it from the North End.
Study: Yellowstone magma much bigger than thought 12/16/2013 10:09 pm UTC
A new study shows the chamber of hot molten rock below Yellowstone National Park is more than 2 and a-half times larger than previously estimated.
Southern Idaho man arrested, charged in shooting 12/16/2013 9:47 pm UTC
A 22-year-old Twin Falls man is charged with first-degree murder in connection with a fatal shooting and stabbing in southern Idaho last week.