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Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 11:32am

Kelsey Berreth was last seen on Thanksgiving Day, captured on surveillance video entering a grocery store with what appears to be her 1-year-old daughter in a baby carrier. Weeks later, investigators don't know what happened to the 29-year-old Colorado mother.

Idaho troopers discover injured woman, severely abused toddler during traffic stop

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:44am

A toddler was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after police pulled over a vehicle Tuesday on I-90 in Shoshone County.

Former autism therapist jailed for embezzlement

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 18th - 12:43pm

A former Idaho autism therapist accused of embezzling from her clients has been sentenced.

Idaho, US ink logging and forest restoration agreement

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 18th - 11:31am

Idaho has signed an agreement with federal authorities to increase logging and restoration work on millions of acres of U.S. Forest Service lands that experts say are increasingly plagued with insect infestations and destructive wildfires.

Whitworth University to go tobacco-free on Jan. 1

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 17th - 9:49am

Students who use tobacco products at Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington, will have to take their habit off-campus.

3-year-old girl killed after being hit by truck in Boise

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 11:50am

Authorities say a 3-year-old girl has died after she was hit by a pickup truck in Boise.

Idaho Fish and Game names new director

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 15th - 11:51am

A 35-year veteran of Idaho Fish and Game has been named its new director.

E. Idaho city renames street after US congressman and wife

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 15th - 11:35am

An eastern Idaho city has renamed a street after Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson and his wife, Kathy.

Yellowstone opens to winter travel

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 15th - 9:13am

Select roads in Yellowstone National Park have opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel.

Judge orders Idaho to give transgender inmate gender surgery

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 1:50pm

A federal judge says Idaho must provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate who has been living as a woman for years but who has continuously been housed in a men's prison.

Idaho utility, Idaho and Oregon make deal on fish passage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 11:22am

An Idaho utility, Idaho and Oregon have reached a deal involving the operation of a hydroelectric project on the Snake River on the Idaho-Oregon border.

Idaho extends prison health contract for 2 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 9:02am

Idaho's state Board of Correction voted to extend its $46 million-plus-a-year contract with Corizon Health for inmate health care for another two years.

S. Idaho man who raped boy gets 20 years in prison

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 14th - 8:05am

A 52-year-old south-central Idaho man who raped a 15-year-old boy he met on Craigslist has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Border Patrol arrests former student from Kenya in Spokane

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 4:54pm

In spite of a city ordinance that bars federal immigration agents from accessing nonpublic city property without a criminal warrant, U.S. Border Patrol arrested a former student from Kenya at a Spokane bus station.

2 men face trafficking felony for moving alleged hemp plants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 1:23pm

Two men have been charged with trafficking marijuana into Idaho even though they say they were transporting immature hemp plants from one out-of-state farm to another.

Investigation yields few clues on missing Colorado woman

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:57am

Kelsey Berreth was last seen on Thanksgiving Day, captured on surveillance video entering a grocery store with what appears to be her 1-year-old daughter in a baby carrier. Weeks later, investigators don't know what happened to the 29-year-old Colorado mother.

Otter to hold last 'Capital For a Day' in hometown of Star

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:35am

Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter will hold his 108th and final "Capital for a Day" event on Dec. 20 in his hometown of Star in southwestern Idaho.

Yellowstone wolf's killing in Montana raises concern

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 8:33am

The recent killing of a Yellowstone National Park wolf outside the park has generated hundreds of emails and phone calls to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials suggesting that the hunt wasn't lawful.

Woman sentenced for texting nude photos to student

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 5:36am

A former employee at a southwestern Idaho school who texted inappropriate photos to a then-13-year-old student must serve at least five days in jail.