I.F. snowmobiler’s body recovered after avalanche

An Idaho Falls man is missing and presumed dead following a Wednesday afternoon avalanche near Mount Jefferson. This file photo from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows a slab avalanche triggered by a snowmobile. USDA via Friends of Bridger-Teton Avalanche Center

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office has recovered the body of Adam Wayne Andersen, 36, of Idaho Falls, a snowmobiler killed in Wednesday’s avalanche near Mount Jefferson.

Doctor reviews 10-year residency plan


Dr. Ted Epperly, president of the Family Medicine Residency of Idaho, gave an extended presentation Wednesday covering the 10-year plan. While his presentation didn’t address the “nuts and bolts” of proposed 2019 funding, budget documents suggest there will be a coming dispute over the level of funding for residency programs this year, including programs to be based in Idaho Falls and Blackfoot.

Ex-wife says Idaho lawmaker molested 2 girls

FILE- In this March 7, 2013, file photo, state Rep. Brandon A. Hixon, R-Caldwell, looks on at the statehouse in Boise, Idaho. The former Idaho Republican state lawmaker, who was under investigation for possible sexual abuse, died in an apparent suicide, according to authorities on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. (Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman via AP, File)

BOISE — The former wife of an Idaho Republican state lawmaker who shot and killed himself this week says he was under investigation for molesting two girls, including a young female relative who was abused for more than 10 years.



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