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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.

Congress OKs bill to allow killing sea lions to help salmon

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 12th - 10:49am

Congress has agreed to make it easier to kill sea lions threatening fragile runs of salmon in the Northwest.

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.

Burned bear Cinder shot and killed by hunter in Washington

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 5:02am

A bear cub found badly burned in a massive 2014 Washington state wildfire has been killed by a hunter.

Potentially historic water rights hearing wraps up

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 12th - 2:33pm

State lawmakers lent their support to a potentially historic request to transfer water from the Treasure Valley to Elmore County on the final day of public testimony.

Gov.-elect Little names budget chief

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 12th - 12:48pm

Gov.-elect Brad Little has named his budget chief.

Reward offered for N. Idaho timber theft from federal land

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 12th - 11:22am

Federal officials are offering a $2,500 reward to find those responsible for an illegal timber harvest on federal land in northern Idaho.

Twin Falls man pleads guilty to sexually abusing 2 children

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 4:18pm

An Idaho man has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two children at different points in 2017 and 2018.

UI football player charged with felony rape

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 11th - 2:09pm

A football player at the University of Idaho has been charged with felony rape after police said he sexually assaulted a woman in her dorm room.