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Kroger’s Fred Meyer Joins Dick’s and Walmart in Limiting Gun Sales
The Kroger Co., which owns Fred Meyer, has joined the ranks of Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods by raising the age restriction on buying guns and ammunition as a national debate about firearms continues.
Annual Average Unemployment Rate Slightly Up in Idaho
Idaho’s annual average unemployment rate for 2017 is slightly higher than the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics first reported.
Walmart Says it Will Limit Gun Sales, Raises Age Restriction
Walmart said on Wednesday it will raise the age restriction for the purchase of firearms and ammunition.
Vehicle Plunges into River South of Banks
Emergency crews are at the scene of a crash that has left one vehicle in a river about two miles south of Banks.
Council to Revisit City’s Recycling Program
Changes might be in store with regard to the city’s recycling program, but before any changes take place the City Council said it’d like to receive input from residents.
Juvenile Turns Himself in for Incident Involving Firearm
A second juvenile involved in an alleged aggravated assault recently in Twin Falls has turned himself over to police.
Bumblebee Project Creates Buzz in Ketchum
Idaho is a state that is home to a variety of species of bumblebee – but many of them face an uncertain future.
Remember This Commercial from 1984?
Do you remember this? Twin Falls was among the cities in which Apple Computer debuted its commercial about its new Macintosh computer in 1984.
Last Day to Apply for Spring Controlled Turkey Hunt is Thursday
If you’re interested in participating in the spring controlled turkey hunt, you’re running out of time to apply.
Filer H.S. Briefly Put on Soft Lockdown After Snapchat Video
Filer High School was put on a soft lockdown for about 45 minutes on Friday afternoon after a Snapchat video showed a person known to students driving with a gun.
Jerome Police Say Report of Threats Made to Student Was False
A report to police earlier this week about an alleged threat to a student at Jerome High School has been deemed false, and police are now handing the case over to the county prosecutor’s office for possible legal action.
Juvenile Arrested for Allegedly Brandishing a Weapon at Student
A juvenile was arrested in Twin Falls on Thursday for conspiracy to commit aggravated assault after allegedly brandishing a weapon at another student.