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FBI Offers Reward in Honey Bun Bank Heist

(SALT LAKE CITY) – A pair of rob­bers used glazed pas­tries while hold­ing up a bank in Utah ear­lier this week. Salt Lake City Police say the pair held up a Zions Bank using Honey Buns. The rob­bers allegedly placed a pack­age inside the bank covered …

 

Gun Sales Boosting Across Region

(IDAHO FALLS) – Sales in area gun shops have been ris­ing steadily in recent months. Local News 8 reports Ross’ Coin and Gun in Idaho Falls has seen long lines of peo­ple who have a fear of the unknown. Nation­ally, gun sales have spiked in re…

 

KSL Pulls Gun Classifieds

(SALT LAKE CITY) – KSL has tem­porar­ily sus­pended firearms sales on its pop­u­lar clas­si­fieds web­site. Com­pany man­agers say the move came out of respect for the vic­tims of the Sandy Hook shoot­ing, which raised broad ques­tions about the site’s …

 

Idaho’s Top Outdoor Journalist Has Top-5 Stories

(IDAHO FALLS, ID)  –   As 2012 nears its end, Award-Winning Out­door Jour­nal­ist Kris Mill­gate talks about her Top Sto­ries of the Year.   She has been a part of Idaho’s Morn­ing News all year with Tim Lewis.   She has pas­sion­ately spoke…

 

Mom Blog Prompts Discussion of Mental Illness

BOISE) – A Boise woman’s blog post about the chal­lenges of rais­ing a child with a men­tal ill­ness is receiv­ing national atten­tion. In a post titled “I am Adam Lanza’s Mother,” Liza Long gives a per­sonal account of how her f…

 

D. 93 Considers Concealed-Carry for Teachers

(AMMON) – Bon­neville School Dis­trict 93 is con­sid­er­ing the pos­si­bil­ity of allow­ing teach­ers to carry guns to pro­tect stu­dents. KIDK reports a school dis­trict in Texas has already adopted a “Guardian Plan,” which allows teach­ers with a…

 

Bingham Memorial to Hand Over New Evidence

(BLACKFOOT) – Bing­ham Memo­r­ial Hos­pi­tal has handed over new evi­dence that could impact an ethics inves­ti­ga­tion being con­ducted by the state Attor­ney General’s office. KPVI reports one of the alle­ga­tions being raised is that con­ver­sa­tions ma…

 

Homeless Veterans Surpass Shelter Housing

(POCATELLO) – The num­ber of home­less vet­er­ans liv­ing in east­ern Idaho has sur­passed the avail­able num­ber of beds in area shel­ters. Local News 8 reports nearly 20 per­cent of the nation’s home­less peo­ple are vet­er­ans, and an esti­mated 60 home…