LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — State regulators will not revoke the operating license of a Lewiston facility for troubled children, allowing it to stay open. The Lewiston Tribune reports that the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare instead is not allowing new admissions at the Northwest Children's Home and will require the facility to make major changes to protect its residents from offenses found in an investigation last year.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Boise Police Chief Bill Bones has given the all-clear following an officer-involved shooting at a popular hiking and biking trail in the Boise foothills and after police found the suspect dead. Bones on Saturday afternoon says the man threatened trail users in the Hulls Gulch area and fatally shot a dog.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho woman who pleaded guilty to killing an off-duty firefighter in a hit-and-run crash has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and seven years of probation. The Times-News reports that 33-yer-old Hollie Marie Winnett of Hollister received the sentence Friday in 5th District Court.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho woman accused of running over her former boyfriend with her car and breaking his leg has been charged with two felonies. The Times-News reports that 18-year-old Mariah Cheyenne Pinkney of Jerome was charged Friday in 5th District Court with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and leaving the scene of an injury accident.