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Woman Pleads Guilty To Receiving Dead Mom’s Social Security

An eastern Idaho woman who cashed $30,000 of her deceased mother’s monthly Social Security checks has pleaded guilty to theft of government funds.

CBS Seattle–03/27/2015

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Police Seeking Suspects Putting Plastic Wrap Across Highway

Police say at least one vehicle sustained extensive windshield damage.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2015

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Video Of Deadly Shooting Involving Deputy Being Analyzed

Authorities said Thursday they are analyzing video from a body camera worn by an Idaho sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man after responding to a domestic disturbance call.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2015

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Woman Charged With Killing Hunter’s Falcon To Save Duck

An Idaho woman faces charges after authorities say she beat a hunter’s falcon to death with a beaded scarf after seeing the bird of prey take down a duck.


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Idaho City Pays $80,000 After Cop Kills Dog

Coeur d’Alene approved a settlement with the owner of a dog that was shot by a police officer while unattended in the owner’s vehicle.


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2,000 Snow Geese Die In Eastern Idaho

Idaho Department of Fish and Game volunteers have been collecting the bodies of hundreds of birds over the last several days.


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Idaho Senate Panel Advances Marijuana Extract Oil Bill

Idaho parents of epileptic children appear to be slowly swaying the Idaho Legislature to allow the use of cannabis oil to treat seizure disorders.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Authorities Search For Link Between Slain Family, Jailed Man

An Idaho sheriff has appealed for the public’s help to determine what might connect a slain former Arizona power company executive, his wife and their adult son to a 22-year-old man who prosecutors say was arrested with credit cards belonging to one or more of the victims.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Boise County Man Denies Killing Salmon Man In 2000

A Boise County man police say killed and dismembered another man and then hid the remains beneath an Idaho City cabin has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.

CBS Seattle–03/13/2015

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Idaho Officers Working Nonstop On ‘Heinous’ Triple Homicide

Idaho authorities say they’re working around the clock to find those responsible for a “heinous” triple murder at a rural home in the Boise foothills. One man has been arrested on theft counts.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2015