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  1. Teton County to kick off centennial eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Post Register

    Idaho Gov. Moses Alexander, seated, signs an act creating Teton County on Jan. 26, 1915. The act was passed by the Idaho Legislature, splitting Teton from Madison County.

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  2. The Struggles of Madison County: Idaho's PoorestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Boise Weekly

    Idaho's Madison County is home to about 5,000 families. Its population is 95 percent white and was settled by members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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  3. Two face felony charges in Sugar City robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Post Register

    Jeronimo Vasquez, 18, of Las Vegas, and Joshua Cardona, 22, of Teton, were booked into Madison County Jail on Monday. Each was charged with felony robbery and felony burglary.

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  4. Sheriff's Office releases robbery suspects' namesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Post Register

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released the names of two men charged in Monday's armed robbery in Sugar City. Jeronimo Vasquez, 18, of Las Vegas and Joshua Cardona, 22, of Teton were booked into Madison County Jail on Monday.

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  5. Sheriff's deputies arrest suspects in Sugar City robberyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Post Register

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office confirmed the arrests but refused to give the suspects' names or ages Monday evening. of the Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Boondockers Party/FundraiserRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | SnoWest

    ... and sleds, give out a bunch of prizes, and bring on the storms...all while raising funds for Bonneville and Madison County Search and Rescue Teams. Date: January 9, 2015 Doors Open - 5:00 PM Dinner - 6:00 PM Raffle/Show - 7:00 PM Location: Colonial ...

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  7. Sugar City armed robbery suspect in custodyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Post Register

    Madison County Sheriff's Office Capt. Bruce Bowler said a Sugar City gas station was robbed at gunpoint around 1:30 p.m today.

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  8. Madison County agriculture education program one of best in nationRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Madison County High School agricultural education program in Danielsville is one of only six agricultural education programs nationwide to receive the 2014 National Association of Agricultural Educators Outstanding Middle/Secondary Agricultural Education Program Award during the association's annual meeting held recently in Nashville, Tenn. Trisha Lastly, agriculture teacher at Madison County High School, works with two other high school agriculture teachers, one middle school agriculture teacher and one Young Farmers teacher to compose the school system's agricultural education program.

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  9. Lifetime Hunting Bans for Two Idaho PoachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Two Idaho men, each convicted of poaching, have been slapped with lifetime hunting bans. The Idaho State Journal reports that 33-year-old Adam Harris of the Madison County community of Archer and 35-year-old Brandon Harris of the Jefferson County town of Ririe were sentenced to pay combined fines of more than $100,000, lifetime license revocations and prison terms of two to five years.

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  10. DoL: Median Household Income Decreases in 25 Idaho CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... average, including Blaine County, which had the highest: $64,042 in 2013, up just less than $4,000 from 2012. Madison County posted the greatest decrease in its median household income, falling to $32,059. That's down more than $1,700 from 2012, or ...

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  11. Video: Bomb Scare Shuts Down Rexburg Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... a package with a digital lock was spotted outside of Alpine Propane in downtown Rexburg. That prompted the Madison County Sheriff's Office to shut down a portion of Main Street. The Idaho Falls Bomb Squad was summoned to the scene to remove the ...

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  12. Eastern Idaho residents face food insecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... said. 'We see a lot of big families who just need some extra help.' The Family Crisis Center serves all of Madison County, which, according to the study, has the highest rate of adult food insecurity in the state, 20.9 percent. Ristrem said in small ...

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  13. Man killed in eastern Idaho logging accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KNIN-TV Boise

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office tells the Post Register that the accident occurred Thursday afternoon in the Mud Springs area of eastern Madison County. Authorities say emergency responders went to the scene at about 1:30 p.m. but couldn't revive the victim.

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  14. Madison County Attorney Helps Subdue Defendant in CourtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | KHGI

    A northeast Nebraska prosecutor helped deputies subdue a defendant during a courtroom melee. Norfolk radio station KNEN reports that the incident erupted Monday morning during a hearing in Madison County District Court in Madison.

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  15. Blake Dorning becomes only second Madison County sheriff elected four times with win over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Madison County Sheriff Blake Dorning and his wife and daughters follow the results of the election online. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Blake Dorning became only the second sheriff in Madison County history to be elected to office for a fourth term after getting 65 percent of the vote on Tuesday.

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  16. Police: Idaho school shooting threat a 'bad joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... was taken into custody. He was questioned at the Rexburg police station before being released. Lewis says the Madison County Prosecutor's Office is investigating. University spokesman Marc Stevens says the school is waiting for the investigation to ...

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  17. Madison County Deputy Lt. David Patton moves from patrol car into judge's chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Lt. David Patton was sitting in his office last week at the Madison County Sheriff's Office surrounded by mementos of 29 years of service in law enforcement, but his days in a uniform are coming to a close. In less than three months, Patton will be sworn in as the new Madison County Magistrate Court judge.

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  18. More Americans are living aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... and it has the highest proportion of married-couple families, according to the Census Bureau. Among counties, Madison County, Idaho, originally settled by Mormons, has the lowest number of single dwellers in the nation at 10 percent. While some ...

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  19. 'We've got to keep going'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Madison Press

    Ohio Governor John Kasich addresses a group of third grade students from St. Patrick Elementary School in London Thursday during an afternoon visit to the Madison County Republican Headquarters. With just one month remaining until election day, the governor encouraged his supporters to get out the vote.

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  20. More people living aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... and it has the highest proportion of married-couple families, according to the Census Bureau. Among counties, Madison County, Idaho, originally settled by Mormons, has the lowest number of single dwellers in the nation at 10 percent. While some ...

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