Tapp is free

Chris Tapp hugs his mom, Vera Tapp, and Carol Dodge, the mother of murder victim Angie Dodge, after being freed during Wednesday’s resentencing hearing at the Bonneville Courthouse. Tapp is free after serving 20 years in prison for the 1996 murder of 18-year-old Angie Dodge. Taylor Carpenter / tcarpenter@postregister.com

Chris Tapp is a free man.

Forest officials: Rock fall wrecked footbridge

The Stoddard Bridge, located about 38 miles west of North Fork, collapsed recently. Courtesy Caryll McConnell, Idaho Department of Fish and Game

SALMON — A massive rock fall from a towering outcropping likely caused the collapse of a suspension bridge that is the only structure across the Salmon River providing access to the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, U.S. Forest Service officials said.


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