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South Korean ferry sinks, rescuers

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters

What caused South Korean ferry to sink?

As divers searched frigid waters off South Korea in low visibility, hoping to save hundreds of passengers, a dominant theory emerged about how the ferry sank on Wednesday.

Cracked asphalt retainer wall visible on Budge Drive

Road grading may have caused Jackson hill slide

A consultant says road-grading projects may have contributed to a slow-moving landslide that has displaced nearly 60 residents and damaged homes and businesses in Jackson, Wyo.

Lunar eclipse photo

Todd Kunz, KIDK

Men arrested after eclipse viewers report threats

Two eastern Idaho men police say threatened several residents who stayed up late to watch the recent lunar eclipse face charges.

Local survivors reflect on marathon bombings

Local survivors reflect on marathon bombings

Several eastern Idahoans ran in last year's Boston Marathon and experienced the terror firsthand.

Self-expanding activities can help you quit smoking

Self-expanding activities can help you quit smoking

"Self-expanding activities" may be the way to cut back on smoking or even quit altogether. But that begs the obvious question: what is a self-expanding activity?

iPads in classrooms

iPads sweeping into college classrooms

An apple for a teacher is taking on a whole new meaning as new iPad technology is sweeping its way into some college classrooms.

Longtime legislator ready for retirement

Longtime legislator ready for retirement

Longtime State Rep. JoAn Wood cleaned out her Capital office and said goodbye to her Boise home.

Challis reacts to earthquake swarm

Challis reacts to earthquake swarm

In the past couple of weeks, Custer County has been rocked by a number of earthquakes. Since March 25, the area has experienced 21 earthquakes with a magnitude 2.0 or greater.

Meeting tonight on possible Blackfoot railroad overpass

Blackfoot meeting on proposed railroad overpass

A meeting will be held Tuesday evening at City Hall in Blackfoot for public comment on the proposed railroad overpass.

Bob Seidel

Pictures of blood moon

A total lunar eclipse took place from late Monday night to early Tuesday morning. Here are photos submitted by viewers.




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