Stories tagged: Blaine County
UPDATED: Sun., June 24, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
The Big Wood Canal Co. has purchased the hydroelectric facility at Magic Dam and has applied to federal regulators to transfer the facility’s license.
Fri., June 15, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
Central Idaho authorities in Blaine County say a county ordinance approved in 2016 making it illegal to use a hand-held device while driving will be enforced starting this summer.
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
Central Idaho officials have tentatively agreed to settle a wrongful-termination, whistleblower lawsuit.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
A nonprofit organization that runs camps for children with cancer says it will look for a new home after months of wrangling over a proposed site in central Idaho.
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:41 a.m.
Authorities say a 17-year-old whose body was found along a highway in Blaine County died of hypothermia.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
A central Idaho county is considering withdrawing from the state’s Capital Crimes Defense Fund, a move commissioners say is intended to stop local prosecutors from seeking the death penalty.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
A nonprofit organization that serves children with cancer was denied the opportunity to develop a camp in Idaho.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 12:01 p.m.
A former chief deputy coroner in southern Idaho is suing the Blaine County government, claiming he was fired in retaliation to whistleblowing.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
Officials with the Blaine County School District say its transportation director has resigned following a school bus crash that rolled over and injured more than a dozen students in April.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
Officials with the Blaine County Sheriff’s office say 30 homes in central Idaho have been asked to voluntarily evacuate because of flooding.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 8:45 a.m.
Blaine County is outlawing plants that are poisonous to wild and domestic animals.