Canyon County Newswire

Canyon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Canyon County, ID.

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  1. 'Respectful workplace' issues affecting all 3 branches of Idaho's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    As the Legislature wrestles with how best to approach "respectful workplace" issues lawmakers, staffers and others all underwent training at the Statehouse last week it's worth noting that this issue has reached into all three branches of Idaho's state government. In addition to the settlement recently reached by the state controller's office over an employee's workplace misconduct toward another employee, the Idaho judiciary also is facing the issue, as Idaho Statesman reporter Ruth Brown reported on Jan. 5: A Canyon County magistrate judge has been on administrative leave since October, as the Idaho Judicial Council investigates a complaint about his conduct around staff.

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  2. Canyon County has high demand for domestic violence servicesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 13 | Washington Times

    ... I don't even know that that will literally eliminate the waitlist." Joe Decker, public information officer for Canyon County, said domestic violence is likely the most prevalent crime in the county. The Nampa Police Department categorized 305 calls ...

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  3. Ex-Idaho lawmaker kills himself amid sex abuse investigationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | WAAY

    Former Republican state Rep. Brandon Hixon, 36, died Tuesday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, Canyon County Coroner Vicki DeGeus-Morris told CNN. Hixon's death follows the December death of Kentucky state Rep. Dan Johnson , also a Republican, who had been accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in 2013.

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    Thursday Jan 11 | KBOI-AM Boise

    Canyon County Sheriff Kieran Donahue says his deputies maintained their cool and handled Wednesday's standoff at a concrete plant on Simplot Boulevard professionally. Employees at Forterra Structural Precast told deputies that Jens Davis had com to work with a pistol, and acting strangely.

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  5. Canyon Co. Sheriff: Standoff ended Peacefully Thanks to Professional Law EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | KBOI-AM Boise

    Canyon County Sheriff Kieran Donahue says his deputies maintained their cool and handled Wednesday's standoff at a concrete plant on Simplot Boulevard professionally. Employees at Forterra Structural Precast told deputies that Jens Davis had com to work with a pistol, and acting strangely.

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  6. Ex-wife reveals stunning details about lawmaker who killed himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | CBS News

    Brandon Hixon died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head at his home, the Canyon County Coroner's office told CBS affiliate KBOI . Former colleagues at the Idaho Statehouse have offered kind words about Hixon, but his ex-wife Danielle Eirvin Hixon said the suicide robbed her family's hopes of finding justice and closure though the legal system.

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  7. Ex-wife says Idaho lawmaker molested two girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Hixon, 36, was found dead in his home in southwestern Idaho on Tuesday from a single gunshot wound, the Canyon County Coroner's office said. Former colleagues at the Idaho Statehouse have offered kind words about Hixon, but his ex-wife Danielle ...

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  8. Ex-wife says Idaho lawmaker molested 2 girls - Wed, 10 Jan 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    The former wife of an Idaho Republican state lawmaker who shot and killed himself this week says he was under investigation for molesting two girls, including a young female relative who was abused for more than 10 years. Brandon Hixon, 36, was found dead in his home in southwestern Idaho on Tuesday from a single gunshot wound, the Canyon County Coroner's office said.

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  9. AP NewsBreak: Ex-wife says Idaho lawmaker molested 2 girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The former wife of an Idaho Republican state lawmaker who shot and killed himself this week says he was under investigation for molesting two girls, including a young female relative who was abused for 10 years. According to Canyon County Coroner's office, 36-year-old Brandon Hixon was found dead in his home in southwestern Idaho on Tuesday from a single gunshot wound.

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  10. Brandon Hixon, Idaho Lawmaker, Kills Self Amid Sex AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | News Max

    Brandon Hixon, an Idaho Republican state lawmaker who was under investigation for possible sexual abuse, died in an apparent suicide, according to authorities on Tuesday. Canyon County Coroner Vicki DeGeus-Morris said Hixon was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his Caldwell home early Tuesday morning, The Associated Press reported.

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  11. Brandon Hixon, former Idaho lawmaker facing sex-abuse inquiry, kills himselfCBS NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Yahoo!

    BOISE, Idaho -- A former Republican state lawmaker from Idaho who was facing a sexual abuse investigation has shot and killed himself, authorities said Tuesday. Brandon Hixon died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head at his home, the Canyon County Coroner's office told CBS affiliate KBOI.

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  12. Lawmaker who resigned 3 months ago kills himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | CBS News

    A former Republican state lawmaker from Idaho who was facing a sexual abuse investigation has shot and killed himself, authorities said Tuesday. Brandon Hixon died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head at his home, the Canyon County Coroner's office told CBS affiliate KBOI .

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  13. Former Idaho lawmaker kills himself amid sexual abuse investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Post-Standard

    A former Idaho lawmaker shot and killed himself Tuesday morning, three months after he abruptly resigned from the State House after a criminal investigation into alleged sexual abuse emerged. A relative found Brandon Hixon, the 36-year-old former Republican state representative and a well-known local figure, dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his Caldwell home, said Canyon County Deputy Coroner Steve Rhodes.

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  14. Ex-Idaho lawmaker facing sex-abuse inquiry kills himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Columbian

    A former Republican state lawmaker from Idaho who was facing a sexual abuse investigation has shot and killed himself, authorities said Tuesday. Brandon Hixon was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his home early Tuesday, Canyon County Coroner Vicki DeGeus-Morris said.

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  15. Idaho Republican dead of apparent suicide after resigning amid sexual misconduct allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Raw Story

    December mugshots of former Republican state Rep. Brandon Hixon, at left from the Ada County Sheriff's Office and at right from the Canyon County Sheriff's Office Hixon, 36, abruptly resigned from the legislature in October amidst an investigation into alleged sexual misconduct conducted by the Idaho Attorney General's office. In early December, Hixon was arrested in Ada County on misdemeanor driving under the influence and misdemeanor resisting arrest charges.

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  16. Ex-Idaho lawmaker facing sex-abuse inquiry kills himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Tuesday. Brandon Hixon was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his home early Tuesday, Canyon County Coroner Vicki DeGeus-Morris said. A family member discovered his body. Officials have released no details about the criminal ...

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  17. Former Idaho lawmaker found dead of self-inflicted gunshotRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 9 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    An Idaho Republican state lawmaker who was under investigation for possible sexual abuse, died in an apparent suicide, according to authorities on Tuesday. Canyon County Coroner Vicki DeGeus-Morris said Brandon Hixon was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head in his Caldwell home early Tuesday morning.

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  18. Former Idaho Lawmaker Commits Suicide After Sex Abuse ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Gateway Pundit

    ... The Idaho Press-Tribune reports that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Canyon County Coroner's Office. Johnson posted what appears to be his suicide note on Facebook, in which he still maintained his innocence. ...

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  19. Former Idaho Rep. Brandon Hixon Dead of SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | News Max

    Former Idaho state Rep. Brandon Hixon died Tuesday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Canyon County officials told the Idaho Statesman. Hixon, R-Caldwell, age 36, resigned from his seat last fall after news broke that he was the subject of a criminal investigation into allegations of sexual abuse.

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    Tuesday Jan 9 | WICU12 Erie

    Former Idaho State Representative Brandon Hixon was found dead in his home after an apparent suicide according to the Canyon County Coroner's office. Hixon died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound according to the coroner.

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