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Otter Calls for Moment of Silence

(BOISE) – Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is call­ing for a moment of silence to honor the vic­tims of the Sandy Hook shoot­ing. Otter is act­ing on a request from Con­necti­cut Gov. Dan­nel Mal­loy to observe a few min­utes of silence at 9:30 on Fri­day morn­ing. S…

 

Man Causes Disturbance at Shelley School

(SHELLEY) – A man is being eval­u­ated after he showed up at Riverview Ele­men­tary School in Shel­ley pos­si­bly under the influ­ence of meth. Bing­ham County Sheriff’s Deputies say the man was voic­ing con­cerns about vis­i­ta­tion rights involv­ing his…

 

E. Idaho Man Arrested in Texas for Immigrant Smuggling

(IDAHO FALLS) – A Roberts man has been arrested after he allegedly led four peo­ple across the Mex­i­can bor­der into Texas ille­gally. Vic­torino Resendiz-Francisco faces charges of felony smug­gling for mon­e­tary gain. All five peo­ple listed addresses …

 

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…