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Judge: Paul man convicted of kidnapping, rape can't get out of jail

RUPERT — A Minidoka County District Court judge denied a request to free a Paul man who was sentenced to life in prison for … Read more

California man pleads guilty to shooting at ISP officer in Twin Falls parking lot

TWIN FALLS — A man accused of shooting at an undercover Idaho State Police sergeant in the Twin Falls Walmart parking lot pl… Read more

Twin Falls man pleads not guilty to sexually abusing drunk teens

TWIN FALLS — A man accused of sexually abusing drunk teenagers will face a jury in January. Read more

Child sex charge reduced for former Minico football player

RUPERT — A felony child sex charge against a former Minico High School athlete has been reduced to a misdemeanor. Read more

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Southern Idaho Local News

City bumps heads again with Bernie’s; officials will ask to have the bar's after hours and dance club permit revoked

TWIN FALLS — When other bars shut their doors for the night, the party goes on at Bumpin Bernie’s. Read more

Southern Idaho Local News

UPDATE: Fire causes major damage to downtown eatery

TWIN FALLS — A fire caused major damage to a downtown restaurant late Sunday night. Read more

Southern Idaho Crime and Courts

Police: 18-year-old from Gooding sexually abused 9-year-old in Burley

BURLEY — A Gooding teen has been charged with sexually abusing a child on multiple occasions. Read more

Southern Idaho Local News

Idaho Supreme Court upholds $3.85M award in Twin Falls medical malpractice case

TWIN FALLS — The Idaho Supreme Court upheld Thursday a jury’s decision to award a Twin Falls couple $3.85 million in damages… Read more

Southern Idaho Local News

UPDATE: Dutch Bros. applies for permit on Blue Lakes Boulevard North

TWIN FALLS — Make that a double espresso. Read more

Southern Idaho Local News

UPDATE: Suspect in custody after reported hit-and-run by Lincoln Elementary

TWIN FALLS — Police have taken a Twin Falls man into custody after a reported hit-and-run Tuesday morning in front of Lincol… Read more

Southern Idaho Crime and Courts

'It could have been so much worse': Downtown restaurant fire remains under investigation

TWIN FALLS — Several Main Avenue businesses were roped off Monday morning as investigators worked to determine what started … Read more

Southern Idaho Crime and Courts

Have you seen this woman? Jerome police asks for public's help finding missing woman

JEROME — Jerome police are asking for the public’s help finding a woman who went missing last week. Read more

Southern Idaho Entertainment

Blaze Pizza offering a chance to help Hot Rod Grille

TWIN FALLS — Blaze Pizza is offering a chance for diners to support Guppies Hot Rod Grille after the restaurant on Main Aven… Read more

Southern Idaho High School Sports

Local Roundup: Murtaugh cruises past No. 2 Dietrich, Jerome picks up 1st win

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This week's Photo Galleries

Today’s top pics: Thousands now cut off by flooding and more

Top photos of the day as selected by the Associated Press. Read more

Videos: Christian Yelich hits for cycle for 2nd time in a month: Breaking down the latest in sports

Check out these videos breaking down the latest news and action in sports, including Christian Yelich hitting for the cycle for the second … Read more

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VIDEO: Highlight reel from Buhl at Declo football

Thanks to big performances from Keegan Duncan and McKay Breshears, among others, the Declo High School football team pounded Buhl 68-0 on F… Read more