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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…

 

Ashton Dam Construction Finished

(ASHTON) – Con­struc­tion on the Ash­ton Dam is com­plete, and now offi­cials have begun refill­ing the reser­voir. Local News 8 reports refill­ing efforts should be com­pleted by the end of the year, and the reser­voir will be open for recre­ational activi…

 

Harvests Down at National Elk Refuge

(JACKSON, Wyo.) – The num­ber of elk killed dur­ing this year’s hunt in the National Elk Refuge is the low­est on record. Hunters killed 87 elk this year, less than half of the aver­age of 180 killed each year over the past two decades. Last ye…

 

School Trustees Seek Reboot of Luna Laws

(BOISE) – The Idaho School Boards Asso­ci­a­tion is push­ing for a res­ur­rec­tion of sev­eral pieces of the recently-rejected “Stu­dents Come First” laws. The group will ask the Idaho Leg­is­la­ture to rein­state some of the pro­vi­sions, including…

 

ISP Investigate Crash in Pocatello

Idaho State Police news release On Decem­ber 18, 2012, at approx­i­mately 6:28 pm, Idaho State Police inves­ti­gated a crash on Inter­state at mile­post 71 near Pocatello. Rus­sel Lott,age 35, of Chub­buck, was south bound in a 1992 Ford F150. Christo­pher Rober…

 

Multiple Vehicle Crash on US 91

Idaho State Police news release On Decem­ber 18, 2012, at approx­i­mately 7:50 a.m., Idaho State Police inves­ti­gated a mul­ti­ple vehi­cle injury crash on US 91 at mile­post 122, south of Idaho Falls. Rebecka Tol­liver, 31, of Shel­ley, was trav­el­ling south in …