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Truck runs into building, shattering glass of restaurant in Twin Falls

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - A Dodge Ram truck ran into the Great Harvest Bread Company on Blue Lakes a little before 2 p.m. on Friday. The Twin Falls Police say it was an accident. An officer on the scene said the driver's foot slipped off the brakes and hit the gas, running it into the glass w

KMVT - 2017-11-25 00:45:00

Twin Falls man faces two felony and two misdemeanor charges after police car chase

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - According to the police report, Steven Harmon Smith faces felony and misdemeanor charges for assaulting his son, attempting to kidnap his wife and son and leading police on a car chase on Monday. The police report said Smith saw his wife's car in the parking lot and

KMVT - 2017-11-25 00:41:00

This Boise teen 'touched so many people,' then died in a Thanksgiving crash | Idaho Statesman

Talon Owens was an ordinary teenager in some ways, but extraordinary in one that mattered. When he died Thanksgiving Day in a car crash, Talon, 17, was driving his two younger sisters from their home in Southwest Boise to their aunt's house in Grandview, for dinner with their father and grandmother

IDAHO STATESMAN - 2017-11-25 02:50:00

Roberts man killed in rollover crash near Carey

HAILEY, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - One Roberts man was killed and another seriously injured in a one-car rollover crash on U.S. Highway 26/93 near mile maker 196 in Blaine County at around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Blaine County Sheriff's Office said Roberto C. Gonzales-Reyes, 17, was ejected from a silver

IDAHO8.COM - 2017-11-25 00:03:51

Family business wants to make buying gifts easier

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - A Twin Falls family wants to make buying gifts easier for the holiday season and even year-round. Lorrinda Butenschoen and her sister opened Gifted almost two weeks ago in downtown Twin Falls. Their goal is to help take the pressures off buying gifts with baskets pe

KMVT - 2017-11-25 01:04:00

Tree lighting ceremony heralds holiday season

IdahoFallsispreparingitsannualTreeLightingCeremonyatCivitanPlaza. The lighting ceremony is organized by the Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corp. and the city of Idaho Falls. The ceremony starts at 4 p.m. Saturday with holiday carols and a performance by the Kori Bird Kidz Company Choir Show will p

POST REGISTER - 2017-11-25 00:05:52

Community helps drive annual Minidoka Sharing and Caring Tree festival

RUPERT, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) The Minidoka Caring and Sharing Foundation celebrates its 19th annual event at the Rupert Civic Auditorium. The celebration kicked off with a gala buying luncheon. Tammy Hanks, the foundation director, says the event continues to thrive thanks to the community. "It's the

KMVT - 2017-11-25 02:11:00

Las Vegas Bowl picture down to five teams, for now

The Las Vegas Bowl picture is starting to clear up with a week left before executive director John Saccenti announces which two teams will play Dec. 16 at Sam Boyd Stadium. Boise State celebrates as running back Ryan Wolpin (21) hands over the ball after a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA

REVIEWJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-25 01:11:05

Vandals hope to play role of spoilers against New Mexico State

MOSCOW, Idaho - As Idaho searches for fuel to fire its efforts in the final two games of a season in which it has no hope of going to a bowl, New Mexico State is adopting a different tactic. The Aggies could still qualify for the postseason if they win their final two games. But President Garry Carr

THE SPOKESMAN-REVIEW - 2017-11-25 01:33:00

Juvenile dies in Thanksgiving crash on Simco Road

A juvenile was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Simco Road west of Mountain Home on Thursday, according to Idaho State Police. The juvenile driver, who was headed south on Simco Road in a 1998 Toyota convertible, drove off the right shoulder, overcorrected and rolled at about 1:10 p.m., according

IDAHO STATESMAN - 2017-11-24 14:42:00

Twin Falls Police say lack of attention has lead to swarm of crashes

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) In the past month the Twin Falls Police Department has had about 140 crashes in city limits. From Monday to Thursday morning they saw 25. The police department says a reason for the swarm of crashes could have something to do with people not paying attention. They say

KMVT - 2017-11-24 03:12:00

Man Charged With Attempted Murder of His Idaho Falls Son

A Caldwell man was arrested last week in Idaho Falls after trying to kill his son, Bryan Smith, a local attorney. 79-year old Dale Smith was charged with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree stalking, possession of a controlled substance, and unlawful possession of a destructive device or bom

KPVI NEWSCHANNEL 6 - 2017-11-24 05:48:00

Some Black Friday sales may be illegal

Idaho Freedom Foundation Pres. Wayne Hoffman BOISE, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - If you got a really good buy in a Black Friday sale, the Idaho Freedom Foundation warns that deal may have been illegal. Foundation President Wayne Hoffman blames a law passed by the Idaho Legislature in 1939 called the "Unfair

IDAHO8.COM - 2017-11-24 19:03:54

Idaho ranked #10 as the safest state for Black Friday shopping

A recent study by Reviews.org ranked Idaho as the tenth safest state for Black Friday shopping. For the study, researchers took past Black Friday incident data, general FBI crime statistics for each state and Google search trends that indicate which states are already on the hunt for Black Friday de

IDAHO8.COM - 2017-11-24 05:04:29

CSI Turkey Trot draws more people than ever

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) More than 700 people ran in the College of Southern Idaho Turkey Trot on Thursday. "This is by far the largest race we've had for our Turkey Trot," said Scott Rogers, one of the run's organizers. This was the ninth year for the Trot. It featured costumes and three froz

KMVT - 2017-11-24 05:35:00

New officer to serve with Rexburg Police

REXBURG - A new Rexburg police officer is following in his family's footsteps of military and police service. Robby Cobb, 25, recently signed on with the Rexburg Police Department. He's also in the Idaho National Guard, where he serves in the infantry. Cobb is the youngest of six children. His older


The eagles have landed in northern Idaho

COEUR D'ALENE - Kokanee are spawning and dying in northern Idaho's two largest lakes and bald eagles have begun congregating for the annual feast. Dozens of eagles are congregating at Granite Creek and in the Bayview shoreline area to take advantage of revived kokanee fisheries in Lake Pend Oreille.

LEWISTON MORNING TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

One person dead after crash in Blaine County

CAREY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) One person is dead and another is injured after a crash in Blaine County on Wednesday. Will Fruehling, the Blaine County Sheriff's Office chief deputy, said the crash happened south of Carey on Highway 26 somewhere near the cutoff road. One person died at the scene of the

KMVT - 2017-11-24 02:18:00

Coeur d'Alene's 26th Annual Holiday Light Show begins on Friday

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The Coeur d'Alene Resort's 26th Annual Holiday Light Show begins on Friday. The event runs from Black Friday through New Year's Day and was recently selected as the #4 Holiday Light Show in America by the USA Today Reader's Choice List. At 5 p.m. on Friday, a parade will light

KXLY - 2017-11-24 21:17:47

Meeting will assess impact of opioids in Idaho workplaces

Jean Lockhart, CFO at the Boise Rescue Mission Ministries, at the City Light women's and children facility in 2015. Lockhart said employers can help workers avoid losing their jobs over opioid use by paying attention when problems arise, and offering benefits such as counseling. File photo While the

IDAHOBUSINESSREVIEW.COM - 2017-11-24 11:00:33