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  1. Idaho man hurls slurs, profanity at church group eating at McDonalda sRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Post

    An Idaho man was arrested and charged with a hate crime after he was caught on camera hurling racial and homophobic slurs at a group of high schoolers eating ice cream at McDonald's. "F-k you, you f-king half-breeds! Get the f-k out of Idaho!" the man can be heard saying on video.

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  2. Idaho street gang members arrested on drug trafficking and other chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    ... to wildland fires and an occasional rescue. All of DNR's UH-1H helicopters saw service during the Vietnam War. East Idaho News reports, "Westbound lanes of Interstate 86 in American Falls are blocked due to a semi truck crash and fire... lanes are ...

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  3. July 19: New report analyzes financial impact of Medicaid expansion...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Health and Welfare

    The Department of Health and Welfare has released a new report titled "Financial Impacts from Medicaid Expansion in Idaho," from Milliman Inc. The actuarial firm analyzed the cost impact of expanding Medicaid in the event a voter-initiated ballot measure passes. The report indicates that Medicaid expansion in a single year would cost the state about $45 million but will also generate about $40 million in state and local fund offsets.

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  4. Joining the climbers' festival partyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Post Register

    ... high. The prize is worth the effort: A new pair of climbing shoes worth more than $100. This year's contest was won by Idaho Falls native Colby Kramer, now a student at University of Idaho. Word is he'd talked the UI climbing gym into letting him ...

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  5. Bonneville County Democrats: Definition of bravery is broadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Post Register

    ... means to us if we believe in the ideals we've been proclaiming to others for nearly 250 years. MaCay Frerichs lives in Idaho Falls. She's a docent at the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho and the chair of the Strategic Messaging Committee for the ...

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  6. IF man arrested for child sexual exploitationRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Post Register

    An Idaho Falls man was arrested for sexual exploitation of a child, Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden announced today in a news release. Samuel S. Gale, 32, was arrested Wednesday following an investigation by the Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children Unit.

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  7. Report: Woman Prayed for Husband Instead of Reporting AbuseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    An Idaho woman told deputies her religious beliefs prompted her to pray for her husband instead of tell police that he sexually abused young relatives, authorities said. Sarah Kester and her husband, Lester Kester Jr. of Caldwell are affiliated with the Followers of Christ Church, which has been criticized for refusing medical care for children and adults in favor of faith healing, the Idaho Press-Tribune reported .

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  8. North Dakota Bolsters Its Leadership Ranks with New C-Suite HiresRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Government Technology

    ... She comes from the private sector and most recently served as vice president of innovation and business technology for Idaho-based fragrance company Scentsy. Previously, she was a senior manager at Amazon, where she was responsible for Kindle ...

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  9. 3 wolves killed near Stanley after sheep attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Post Register

    Three wolves have been killed by federal authorities in central Idaho near Stanley, an action blasted by an environmental group. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services on Wednesday said it killed the wolves over several days earlier this month at the request of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game after confirming wolves killed six sheep.

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  10. Hayden man arrested for hate crime following fight with youth pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    On July 12, officers responded to a large fight at a Coeur d'Alene McDonald's. Court documents say a Hayden man was charged with battery and malicious harassment, which is considered a hate crime in Idaho, following an investigation by police.

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  11. With consistency, anything can happenRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KTIK-AM Boise

    ... Gonzalez, and that was that. The Hawks had blown a 3-0 lead with two outs in the ninth inning the night before. The Idaho Women's State Amateur Championship tees off today at Shadow Valley (the field hasn't been posted online yet). It's worth noting ...

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  12. Scentsy Partners With Disney on Character-Inspired ScentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    When the fragrance giant Scentsy first pioneered its wickless candles, its business operations were run out of a 40-foot shipping container in rural Idaho. Now, the company has a sprawling Meridian campus, sales representatives spread across 14 countries and, most recently, a partnership with the company that built the happiest place on Earth: Disney.

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  13. Caldwell couple arrested in child abuse case part of faith-healing church - Thu, 19 Jul 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... told one of his deputies that their family belonged to the local Followers of Christ Church. Donahue has denounced Idaho's faith-healing exemption, which protects parents from charges when they decline medical care for their children on religious ...

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  14. Boise Man Who Admitted to 2013 Crash that Killed Cyclist, Arrested for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    ... as he spoke. Additionally, he blew breath alcohol concentration tests of .202/.204 and .204/.207. The legal limit in Idaho is .08. The suspect, identified as Gavin Haley, 35, was booked into the Ada County Jail on a charge of driving under the ...

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  15. Challis animal shelter celebrates its 1st yearRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Challis Messenger

    Tish Smith of Challis checked out the goodies at the Heart of Idaho Animal Sanctuary's garage sale held earlier this month. The sale and an open house marked the shelter's first year of operation.

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  16. Correctional officer suspected in ex-girlfrienda s murder is found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... of Corrections officer who eluded Metro Police since Saturday morning, turned up dead Tuesday evening in a remote Idaho town, Bannock County Coroner Kim Quick said this afternoon. He had a self-inflicted gunshot wound. His body was inside his white ...

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  17. Little City of Rocks a welcome surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post Register

    Over the years we have seen places in Idaho and surrounding states that most others have never heard of. Recently, we took a drive from Hill City, west of Fairfield, over the Bennett Mountain Road and into the Bennett Hills.

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  18. One killed, one life-flighted after I-15 rolloverRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post Register

    A California man died Wednesday when the vehicle he was riding in rolled on Interstate 15 and he was ejected. The Idaho State Police report that 68-year-old Steven Hormuth, of Santa Ana, was killed in the accident that occurred at about 1:20 p.m. at mile post 155 north of Hamer.

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  19. Live United Concert Series kicks off ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post Register

    ... the very first to perform at the series when it launched four years ago. The free concerts, presented by United Way of Idaho Falls and Bonneville County, will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 23. The family friendly events ...

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  20. Eastern Idaho on track for 100 wildfiresRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post Register

    About halfway through the annual fire season, officials say eastern Idaho is on track for about 100 wildfires, an average number for a year. But that number could be significantly lower if people behaved more responsibly.

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