CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo. (AP) — The trial of a Colorado man accused of killing his fiancee and burning her body on his ranch has begun. A jury was seated Friday for 33-year-old Patrick Frazee's trial, and lawyers on both sides presented their opening arguments later in the day. Frazee has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the death of 29-year-old Kelsey Berreth, who was last seen nearly a year ago with the couple's daughter near her home about two hours south of Denver.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho prison inmate says a doctor with the private medical care company Corizon Health told him to wash and reuse his disposable urinary catheters in a communal prison sink. Some inmate advocates say such complaints are common even though reusing the catheters can lead to health problems. The Idaho Department of Correction says the inmate's claim is true. Corizon Health officials declined to speak about his case but say it's their policy not to re-use disposable catheters.
LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The University of Idaho has anticipated more budget cuts as tuition revenue is estimated to drop $8 million by 2022. The Lewiston Tribune reports that the Moscow university has already imposed $14 million in budget reductions this year set to become permanent.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Robert Schaefer, an architect and state lawmaker who served in the Idaho House of Representatives for 28 years, has died. He was 83. His wife of 54 years, Betty, said Thursday he died Tuesday morning following a battle with prostate cancer.