Bart Stolworthy speaks to fire officials during a community meeting hosted by the Great Basin Incident Management Team 7 on Thursday night at the Church of Jesus Chris of Latter-day Saints meeting house in Ririe. Many community members came out to express their frustrations with how the Henry’s Creek Fire has been handled. Taylor Carpenter / tcarpenter@postregister.com

RIRIE — Calm conditions kept the 57,000-acre Henry’s Creek Fire in check Thursday, but a public meeting hosted by Great Basin Incident Management Team 7 was anything but calm as... More >>

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Surrounded by states that have made recreational or medicinal marijuana legally available, Idaho is in a cannabis conundrum. The availability and legal murkiness of having marijuana for... More >>

A postcard promotes “Reflections — Glass Artists of Idaho,” which open Saturday at Mad Dog Gallery in Challis. Each of the featured artists has gained a measure of national or international acclaim. submitted photo

Five Idaho glass artists will display their genius in design and color composition in “Reflections,” a show to open at 7 p.m. Saturday at Mad Dog Gallery, 632 Main St., in... More >>

Brad Ward of Empire Unmanned launches his drone on Five Mile Prairie in Spokane. The Coeur d’Alene-based company deploys unmanned aircraft in agricultural and forestry surveys, among other commercial uses.

Before the flames were completely out on last summer’s Three Sisters Fire, the Idaho Department of Lands hired Empire Unmanned to fly a drone over the North Idaho scene. The aerial... More >>

Marquez Tolbert cries Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 as he listens in Atlanta to testimony in the trial of Martin Blackwell who is accused of pouring boiling water on him and a friend Anthony Gooden, right, as they slept. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — A judge sentenced a Georgia man to 40 years in prison Wednesday for throwing scalding water on a gay couple sleeping in an apartment, leaving them with severe burns that... More >>
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Record dry vegetation has fueled the Henry’s Creek Fire, which continues to grow each day. Officials are now predicting it will reach the forests, and could cause additional evacuations. Taylor Carpenter/tcarpenter@postregister.com

This story will be updated throughout the day 3:55 p.m. — Relatively calm...

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West Jefferson running back Phillip Lundholm runs up the middle during the Panthers’ 2A state quarterfinals game against Declo on Nov. 6, 2015 at West Jefferson High School.

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Brian Ames, 35, relaxes while his brain waves are monitored during a Reboot Veterans Camp on Friday at Black Butte Ranch in Shoshone. Ames said brain wave optimization has helped him reduce the number of panic attacks he has, which used to occur at least once a week. Pat Sutphin / Twin Falls Times-News

SHOSHONE — James Spear’s headaches always started the same way. It began...

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ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016 AND THEREAFTER-Diana Downard, 26, a Bernie Sanders supporter who now says she will vote for Hillary Clinton, has drinks with friends at a pub in Denver on July 6, 2016. "Millennials have been described as apathetic, but they're absolutely not," says Downard "Millennials have a very nuanced understanding of the political world." (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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This undated photo provided by New Ravenna shows their Hare Apparent, shown here in Absolute White and Ruby jewel glass, which is part of the Kiddo collection by Cean Irminger for New Ravenna. New mosaic tiles play with dimension, pattern and materials and this particular design from the collection features playful images created from white and ruby jewel glass using a water jet process. (Sara Baldwin/New Ravenna via AP)

Blending art, architecture and design, mosaic tile is one of the oldest forms of wall and...

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Robin, Mary and Nancy Stewart approach the summit of Leatherman Peak, Idaho’s second highest point, on Saturday morning. In the background is the southern end of the Lost River Range and in the far distance the Lemhi Range. (Jerry Painter photo)

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