Chad Daybell pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of murder and conspiracy in the deaths and disappearance of his wife Lori Vallow Daybell's children, and in the death of his former wife, Tammy Daybell.
Eighteen-year-old Angie Dodge was raped and killed in her Idaho home a quarter-century ago and an innocent man wrongly served 20 years in prison for the crime. On Tuesday, the man authorities have said is the real killer was sentenced to life in prison.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted May 28 - 4:39 p.m.
Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Friday issued an executive order repealing a 24-hour-old mask-mandate prohibition put in place while he was out of the state by the lieutenant governor, describing her actions as a tyrannical abuse of power and an "irresponsible, self-serving political stunt."
Matthew Brown, Associated Press | Posted May 26 - 8:30 p.m.
Wildlife advocates petitioned the Biden administration on Wednesday to revive federal protections for gray wolves across all or portions of at least six states — Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, eastern Washington, eastern Oregon and a small area of northern Utah.
Rigby and surrounding communities rallied together in support of three people who were shot. They also credited a teacher and a custodian with saving students' lives during a shooting at Rigby Middle School.
Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks have resumed large group tours with safety measures intended to limit the spread of COVID-19, including wearing masks and being tested with 72 hours before the trip or showing proof of vaccination.
An Idaho lawmaker facing rape allegations from a 19-year-old intern refused to answer questions during a legislative ethics hearing Wednesday about what happened inside his apartment, where she said she was sexually assaulted. He declined to do so after his attorney told him to invoke his constitutional right against self-incrimination.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted March 10 - 9:36 p.m.
Idaho lawmakers fearing foreign participation in the Powerball lottery killed legislation on Wednesday that would have allowed the game with huge jackpots to continue in the state after a run of more than 30 years.
Paul J. Weber and Tammy Webber, Associated Press | Posted March 2 - 7:33 p.m.
Texas on Tuesday became the biggest state to lift its mask rule, joining a rapidly growing movement by governors and other leaders across the U.S. to loosen COVID-19 restrictions despite pleas from health officials not to let their guard down yet.
Lori Vallow Daybell's attorney wants his client to be given a cellphone so they can communicate with each other, and he's asking that jail video cameras be turned off whenever the two meet face to face.
Environmentalists have filed a notice of intent to sue to block plans to build up to 11,000 miles of fuel breaks they contend would violate the Endangered Species Act in a misguided effort to slow the advance of wildfires in six Western states, including Utah.
Wildfire smoke accounted for up to half of all health-damaging small particle air pollution in the western U.S. in recent years as warming temperatures fueled more destructive blazes, according to a study released Monday.