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Another video shows man dangerously near Yellowstone spring

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:00am

A man accused of walking dangerously close to Old Faithful Geyser may also have broken the rules by sitting next to a different thermal feature in Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone thermal spring erupts for 4th time in 60 years

Matt Volz, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:51am

A thermal spring near Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park has erupted for the fourth time in the last 60 years, a park official said Thursday.

Yellowstone’s Ear Spring erupts for first time in recent memory; officials close boardwalks for safety

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:01am

One of the hottest pools in Yellowstone National Park erupted for the first time in recent memory over the weekend.

Family wants to know who shot and killed Trigger, their 4-month-old horse

Natalia Hepworth, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:46am

A family is saddened over the loss of a "special member" after finding their young horse shot to death over the weekend.

Court sets trial dates for man accused in horses' deaths

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 9:30am

A southwestern Idaho man who was charged with misdemeanor animal abuse after four of his horses were found dead in a pasture earlier this year will go to trial in January.

Nevada seeks again to overturn FEMA denial of wildfire aid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:38pm

The state of Nevada and members of Congress are again appealing to the U.S. government to reverse an earlier decision to deny disaster assistance to a remote rural area ravaged by a huge wildfire near the Idaho line.

The Latest: Thermal spring erupts at Yellowstone

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:04pm

The Latest on new thermal activity in Yellowstone National Park (all times local):

Tests confirm grizzly bears involved in Wyoming attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 12:30pm

Forensic testing has confirmed that the grizzly bears killed by Wyoming wildlife managers are the ones involved in the mauling death of a hunting guide last week.

Jordan staffer left over campaign's ties to tribal PAC

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 12:06pm

Idaho Democratic gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan's campaign has been fundraising for a new federal political action committee known as a "super PAC" since May, prompting the resignation of a top campaign staffer.

Idaho school district adding unarmed security aides

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:55am

A southern Idaho school district is adding unarmed security aides to help bolster the protection of its students and faculty.

Idaho city seeks volunteers to scare off crowds of crows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:40am

City officials in Idaho are looking for volunteers to help ward off what has become a local sign of fall: The arrival of roughly 10,000 crows to the city of Nampa.

Oregon man dies in accident at Idaho mill

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:27am

Authorities say a man died Wednesday after he was crushed under some equipment being unloaded at a southwestern Idaho mill.

Idaho governor appoints John Judge as district judge

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 4:27pm

Idaho Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter has appointed a magistrate from Moscow, Idaho to the Second Judicial District judgeship.

Oregon judge finds Idaho man unfit to stand trial in murders

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:15pm

An eastern Oregon judge halted a double murder case after finding the defendant mentally unfit to stand trial.

Boise files appeal in homeless camping ban case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:02pm

City officials in Boise, Idaho have asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its ruling overturning a city ordinance that makes it largely illegal for homeless people to sleep on the streets.

Idaho's firefighting bills come to $17 million for season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:33am

The state of Idaho's bills for this year's wildfire season has come in at about $17 million, in line with averages from recent years.

Idaho regulators set new timeline for Avista-Hydro One deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:05am

Idaho utility regulators have set a new schedule for a hearing on the proposed $5.3 billion sale of Avista Corp. to Hydro One.

Historic Idaho home to float to new location

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 2:30pm

A 115-year-old home in northern Idaho will be moved to a new location and restored as part of a collaboration with the Museum of North Idaho.

Judge to consider suspending Idaho's abortion reporting law

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:04am

Lawyers are asking a U.S. judge to issue a preliminary injunction blocking a new Idaho law requiring doctors to report extensive personal information to the state about women who have had abortions.