Pocatello Man Sentenced to Over 4 Years in Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

United States Attorney’s Office

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POCATELLO – Jeffrey A. McKie, 41, of Pocatello, was sentenced to 57 months in federal prison followed by ten years of supervised release, for possessing sexually explicit images of minors, Acting U.S. Attorney Rafael M. Gonzalez, Jr. announced today. McKie was also ordered to pay $19,000 in restitution to victims of the offense. McKie was sentenced by Chief U.S. District Judge David C. Nye. McKie pleaded guilty on March 11, 2021.

Forest Service Roads Accessible During Windy Shingle North Timber Operations Near Riggins

US Forest Service

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KAMIAH  – If you’re heading to the Seven Devils/Windy Saddle area for archery hunting season or any other reason, please be aware that although access to Forest Service Road 517 (FSR 517), locally known as the Seven Devils Road is open during the Windy Shingle North timber operations, you may encounter some delays on both FSR 517 as well as FSR 2109.

Troopers Arrest Man for Meth Trafficking After Finding 20 Pounds of Meth During a Traffic Stop

Idaho State Patrol

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IDAHO FALLS - On Friday morning, August 27, 2021, just outside Idaho Falls, an Idaho State Trooper stopped a Lincoln SUV traveling north on Interstate 15 for an equipment violation. During the stop, evidence was obtained by the trooper that indicated the possible presence of illegal drugs. In a search of the vehicle, more than 20-pounds of a white crystal-like substance was found.

Evacuation Orders Lifted For Idler Fire Near Moscow

Idaho Department of Lands

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MOSCOW -- The Idaho Department of Lands issued an update at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in regards to the Idler Fire burning near Moscow. The updated states that crews were successful in constructing firelines around the entire perimeter of the fire resulting in Latah County Sheriff's Office lifting all evacuation notices in the area. Currently, the fire is estimated at 116 acres and has jumped to 25% contained. 

DHW announces COVID-19 funding for hospitals and free-standing primary/urgent care clinics

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

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The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) is announcing that hospitals and free-standing primary and urgent care clinics in Idaho can start applying immediately for funding made available by Gov. Brad Little last week to address the dire situation in the state caused by COVID-19. 

Gov. Little activates National Guard again, directs hundreds of new medical personnel to help Idaho hospitals overwhelmed with unvaccinated COVID-19 patients

Gov. Little

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Boise  – Governor Brad Little announced today a last-ditch effort to avoid the first-ever activation of statewide crisis standards of care by adding hundreds of new medical personnel for Idaho hospitals, but he said the real solution to the crisis is more Idahoans choosing to receive the safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine.

WSU Schnitzer Museum Announces Fall Exhibitions and Programming

Washington State University

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PULLMAN – The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at Washington State University reopens Tuesday, Sept. 7 for the fall semester with two new exhibitions: Mirror, Mirror: The Prints of Alison Saar, Frome the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation and the Black Lives Matter Artist Grant Exhibition. 


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