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Friday 092421

A 13-year-old girl has been taken into custody after having a firearm at Rigby Middle School yesterday. It’s the same school in May where a shooting injured two students and a custodian.  After the latest incident, Jefferson School District Superintendent Chad Martin immediately banned backpacks at two middle schools and two high schools.

The board of trustees of North Idaho community college has fired the school’s president in what one board member who opposed the move called 100% retaliation.  The board with a 3-2 vote fired Rick MacLennan, ending his five-year term.  The former president said he was bullied.

As the state enters crisis standards of care with surging COVID 19 cases, the Idaho Supreme court will return to online court hearings and no new jury trials Monday.  The order extends to December 6th and includes no grand jury trials.

The investigation into the body’s found at Downards funeral home in Pocatello has turned criminal according to authorities.  Police have seized the home’s computers.  The results are expected to be turned over to the prosecutor’s office soon.  This, following the discovery of rotting corps, one visible to the public.  One still remains unidentified.

Idaho High school seniors should expect personalized direct admissions letters today.  The Direct Admissions letter automatically pre-qualifies a high school senior to attend either six, or all eight of Idaho’s public colleges and universities based on their academic performance in high school.  Over 22,500 seniors will receive a Direct Admissions letter.

The south central public health district case investigators are asking residents to self-report symptoms and other illness data.  With the recent surge in COVID 19 cases, epidemiologists say the effort is to track the disease and inform residents who are at risk of exposure. 

SPORTS

From the local high school soccer fields yesterday there are some scores to report.  First for the girls, where Kimberly upset Buhl 4 to 3.  The Sun Valley Community School bested Wendell 3 to 1.  It was Bliss 1 Filer 0.  Gooding outlasted Declo 4 to 0.

In Boys Soccer, Gooding said no to Declo with a score of 8 to 1.  The Sun Valley Community School defeated Wendell 3 to 2 and it was Bliss 5 Filer 2.  Elsewhere Buhl downed Kimberly 3 to 1.

In Volleyball action, Wood River defeated Mountain Home 3 to 0.  There was another shuthout where Shoshone said no to Glenns Ferry 3 to 0.  It was Lighthouse Christian 3 Oakley 1, Filer outlasted Buhl 3 to 0 and Burley defeated Jerome 3 to 1.  Declo shut out the game with Wendell 3 to 0 and Carey also shut out their game with Hansen 3 to 0.  The Sun Valley community school defeated Hagerman 3 to 0, Dietrich took the win over Castleford 3 to 1 and it was Murtaugh 3 Raft River 0.

On today’s High school sports schedule first for both Boys and Girls Soccer, Gooding travels to the Sun Valley community school.  The girls game at 4 and the boys at 5:45.

As far as football games this evening, Minico travels to Burley, Jerome will be in Twin Falls to play Canyon Ridge.  Twin Falls plays Century at Holt Arena, Buhl is in Wood River, Filer travels to Wendell, Gooding goes to Declo, Mountain Home will be in Kimberly, Valley plays Nampa Christian, Glenns Ferry travels to Dietrich, Raft River goes to Lighthouse Christian, Murtaugh is in Oakley, Hagerman in Shoshone and Notus travels to Camas County.  Finally, Castleford will take on Hansen.

As for Volleyball Covenant will play Twin Falls Christian Academy and Richfield plays Hagerman.

There is one local Cross Country meet at the Sunway Complex with the race set to begin at 1:30.

 

With the first quarter of the regular season wrapped up, the Boise State University football team enters week four with a 1-2 record and is now gearing up for their conference slate of games.  The Broncos lost 21-20 to Oklahoma State last Saturday night, which was the second time this season Boise State lost a lead in the second quarter and lost by less than one possession.  Going into week four, Boise State will look to improve from their slow start when their schedule largely turns to foes in the Mountain West Conference.  In this first Mountain West Conference matchup for Boise State, the 1-2 Broncos will travel to Logan, Utah to take on the Utah State University Aggies, who are 3-0 on the season thus far, with wins over the Air Force Academy and Washington State University.  The game kicks off at 10 a.m. tomorrow and will be televised on CBS. 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 77. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Tonight:  Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the evening.

 

Saturday:  Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

Saturday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south in the evening.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 82. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night:  Clear, with a low around 51.

 

Monday:  Sunny, with a high near 81.

Monday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Tuesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

Tuesday Night:  A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

 

Wednesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

Wednesday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

 

Thursday:  Sunny, with a high near 71.

Thursday 092321

Lawmakers in Idaho were told they should adopt a health policy that would make vaccine status a private medical record that employees could refuse to make available to employers.  Christ Troupis said such a law would thwart President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate.

An Idaho bow hunter who was looking for a shortcut instead found the remains of another hunter who had been missing for 53 years.  Raymond Jones was 39 years old when he was last seen on Sept. 7, 1968, while bow hunting for mountain goats in Lemhi County. Searches were unsuccessful.

A former Idaho state lawmaker has not yet turned himself in to face a rape charge despite a warrant being issued nearly two weeks ago.  Aaron von Ehlinger was charged with rape and sexual penetration following a nearly four-month investigation by the Boise Police.

The Filer schools will be closed starting tomorrow with students returning on Monday October 4th.  The district posted a facebook message saying it’s due to an excess of staffing absences.

Masks are not required in Gooding Schools.  This week the district voted to highly recommend them but said they will remove the mandate.

Jerome will be the new home of a hemp based building material company.  Hempitecture say they will build a facility near the I-84 U.S. Highway 93 intersection.  The 21-thousand square foot facility will manufacture a fiber thermal insulation called HempWool.

Idaho Governor Brad Little along with 25 other governors has requested a meeting with President Joe Biden to discuss the Border Crisis.  In July, Governor Little announced Idaho would send a specialized team of Idaho State Police troopers to assist with intelligence gathering and investigative work related to drug interdiction at the border.

Governor Brad Little said he will direct an additional 10 million in relief to address the growing needs in Idaho medical facilities.  Nearly all new COVID-19 cases are among the unvaccinated.

SPORTS

In volleyball, the Salt Lake Community College Bruins proved to be too much for the College of Southern Idaho.  After CSI won the first set in their home conference opener last night Salt Lake won the next three to take the match.  CSI will play Utah State –Eastern next Thursday.

In High school Volleyball, Kimberly downed Gooding 3 to 2. 

In Boys Soccer, Jerome outlasted Burley 3 to 1 and it was no score for the Twin Falls Canyon Ridge game.

In Girls Soccer from last night, Jerome and Burley tied it up 1 each.  And Wood River and Mountain Home did the same this with a 2 -2 score.

On todays schedule first for Girls Soccer, Kimberly travels to Buhl, Filer goes to Bliss, Declo going to Gooding and the Sun Valley Community School will be in Wendell.

For the Boys Kimberly travels to Buhl, Filer in Bliss, Declo in Gooding and the Sun Valley Community School is in Wendell.

On the volleyball schedule, Burley travels to Jerome, Twin Falls at Canyon Ridge, Glenns Ferry is in Shoshone.  Lighthouse Christian in Oakley.  Murtaugh will be in Raft River, Camas County travels to Richfield, Hansen at Carey and Dietrich will be in Castleford.  Wendell will be at Declo, Buhl in Filer and Hagerman will travel to the Sun Valley Community School.  Mountain Home will be in Wood River and Camas County will be in Richfield

 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the afternoon.

Tonight:  Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.

 

Friday:  Sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Friday Night:  Clear, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

 

Saturday:  Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Saturday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 83.

Sunday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Monday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Monday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Tuesday:  Sunny, with a high near 74.

Tuesday Night:  A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

 

Wednesday:  A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

Wednesday 092221

At this hour, crews are working to clear the wreckage of a semi truck that rolled into a ditch at 38-hundred North and Highway 50 near Kimberly.  The accident happened just before 5 this morning.  Motorists are urged to avoid the area.  Authorities are reporting there were no injuries.

Some of Idaho’s coronavirus vaccines are expiring because they have sat unused for so long. The state continues to set record highs with 686 hospitalized COVID-19 patients as of Sept. 18, 180 of them in intensive care unit beds and 112 on ventilators. At the moment, there is no end in sight to the surge.

The boundary fire continues to burn portions of the Salmon-Challis National forest.  At last check, it has burned more than 73-thousand acres and is a 48% of completion.

The Gooding school board removed the mandatory mask mandate for students and staff at last night’s meeting.  The board heard from 10 people with only one local physician who was in favor of keeping the mandate.

A police pursuit in Jerome late Tuesday night ended with an overturned car and a juvenile in custody.  The incident began around 11:30 pm when police saw a car operating in an erratic manner traveling on South Lincoln.  Authorities began chasing the vehicle where it crashed along golf course road.  The male juvenile did not have a driver’s license and was  operating the vehicle without permission. 

State officials on Tuesday rejected an investment firm’s request to reconsider its massive land swap proposal involving state land in and around McCall for timberland in northern Idaho.  The Lands Department in the letter said the estimated value of the state land around McCall is $366 million, while the land it offered had a value of $74 million.

Mildreth Hope a 57 year old Burley woman has been charged with attempted first degree murder and police say she put a garbage bag over her partially paralyzed husband’s head while he was sleeping.  Her bond was set at 1-million dollars. 

SPORTS

The 2021 NFL season continued over the weekend with a full slate of games featuring 10 former Boise State football players.  Some of the standouts include Tann Vallejo who saw action on special teams, playing 75 percent of the Arizona Cardinals snaps.  Avery Williams with the Atlanta Falcons who returned four kickoffs for 59 yards.  Matt Paradis with the Carolina Panthers who started at center playing all 76 offensive  snaps.  Then there’s Leighton Vander Esch with the Dallas Cowboys who sacked Justin Herbert for a loss of seven yards.  Ezra Cleveland started at left gurd playing all 61 offensive snaps for the Minnesota Vikings.  Jeremy McNichols recorded 26 yards on three receptions for the Tennessee Titans throwing the game into overtime  with the  Seahawks. 

On the local soccer fields first for the Girls, Kimberly shut out Gooding 8 to 0.  Wendell took the game from Declo 11 to 0.  The Sun Valley Community school took the win from Filer 5 to 0.

In Boys soccer, Kimberly 4 over Gooding 2.  Wendell shut out Declo 7 to 0 and the Sun Valley Community School closed the doors on Filer 2 to 0.  It was Buhl 2 Bliss 1. 

In Volleyball Play, Oakley defeated Raft River 3 to 0.  Hagerman also took the win from Hansen 3 to 0.  Burley defeated Minico 3 to 1 and Buhl cruised past Valley 3 to 0.   Declo defeated American Falls 3 to 1 and The Sun Valley Community School defeated Richfield3 to 2.  Dietrich said no  to Carey 3 to 1  and Canyon Ridge took the Win From Mountain Home 3 to 0. 

 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

Tonight:  A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

 

Thursday:  Sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

Thursday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

 

Friday:  Sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Friday Night:  Clear, with a low around 46.

 

Saturday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Saturday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 83.

Sunday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Monday:  Sunny, with a high near 81.

Monday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Tuesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

Tuesday 092121

A former Jerome high school graduate has been appointed as the newest US district and bankruptcy court lawyer representative.  Sonyalee Nutsch will serve a three year term beginning in January.  She is a 1993 Jerome high School Graduate.

Louise McClure who was married to former U.S. Senator Jim McClure has past away.  Idaho Governor Brad Little said she was a true Idaho icon.

Lawmakers on a committee that considers state sovereignty issues have bumped up their planned meeting next week to today to consider President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate. The meeting is a potential avenue to reconvening the Legislature.  Many Idaho Republican lawmakers are angry with the vaccine mandate, and some want the Idaho House and Senate to reconvene to outlaw such mandates.

Yesterday following much debate, the city of Bellevue joined much of Blaine County to require face masks for all indoor public places.  The move joins other areas in the county where masks are required because of COVID 19.

As more are masking up, more used masks are showing up on the ground as litter.  Experts are asking residents to properly dispose of them in the garbage.  Leaving them on the ground may cause problems for pets that could get the bands caught around their nose.

Idaho gas prices defied the national trend this week dropping two cents according to triple A.  Today, Idaho’s average price for regular is $3.77, which is four cents less than a month ago and $1.32 more than a year ago.  Meanwhile, the U.S. average is $3.20, which is three cents more than a month ago and $1.02 more than a year ago.

Idaho’s top prison official said that pay raises and bonuses should help ease a shortfall of prison workers in Idaho.  Josh Tewalt told the Legislature’s Criminal Justice Reinvestment Oversight Committee that the agency has received more than 130 applications.  Most of the money is coming from $5.5 million in COVID-19 federal relief funds.

SPORTS

Through the first three weeks of the 2021 season, the Boise State Broncos are 1-2, with two losses being decided by less than a touchdown. First-year head coach Andy Avalos and the rest of his coaching staff admit it's not up to the standard Bronco football.  At their weekly news conference yesterday Avalos said there are no moral victories from the team's loss against the Cowboys on Saturday night and the team has to learn and improve from their mistakes.  So what’s next?  In this first Mountain West Conference matchup for Boise State, the 1-2 Broncos will travel to Logan, Utah to take on the Utah State University Aggies, who are 3-0 on the season thus far, with wins over the Air Force Academy and Washington State University. The game will be broadcast on CBS.

From the local soccer fields yesterday first for the Girls Sun Valley took the win over Bliss 3 to 1.  Burley defeated Minico 5 to 0.  It was Twin Falls 6 Wood River 1 and Canyon Ridge took the win from Mountain Home 4 to 1.

For the Boys, Minico shut out Burley 2 to 0 and Mountain Home and Canyon Ridge tied it up with 1 each.

For the girls volleyball games, Twin Falls Christian Academy took the win over the Sun Valley Community School JV team 3 to 0.  It was Gooding 3 Valley 0 and Filer said no to American Falls 3 to 1. 

On today’s schedule for Girls Soccer, Bliss travels to Buhl, Filer will be at the Sun Valley Community School, Gooding at Kimberly and Wendell is in Declo.

For the Boys, Bliss will be in Buhl, Filer at the Sun Valley Community School, Gooding travels to Kimberly and Wendell will be in Declo.

For Girls Volleyball today, Minico will be in Burley, Canyon Ridge at Mountain Home, Murtaugh in Glenns Ferry, Shoshone plays Lighthouse Christian and Raft River travels to Oakley.  Valley will be in Buhl, Castleford at Camas County, Carey plays Dietrich, Declo goes to American Falls, Hansen at Hagerman, Richfield takes on the Sun Valley Community School and Twin Falls Christian Academy will play Treasure Valley. 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light in the afternoon.

Tonight:  Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening.

 

Wednesday:  Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

 

Thursday:  Sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

Thursday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

 

Friday:  Sunny, with a high near 77.

Friday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

 

Saturday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Saturday Night:  Clear, with a low around 50.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Sunday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Monday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Monday 092021

A federal circuit court has rejected a U.S. EPA Idaho permit involving pollution into waterways from large dairy farms.  But the ruling appears to have limited immediate ramifications for the state’s $3 billion dairy industry because no Idaho dairies are required to get such a permit.

Idaho Republican officials are warning President Joe Biden of legal action if his proposed coronavirus vaccine requirement for about 100 million Americans goes into effect.  In a letter they say there appears to be no legal basis for the requirement.

In a message posted to Facebook, the Twin Falls County sheriff’s office is warning recreationalists to use caution near the Shoshone Falls dam.  Water levels are extremely low and the chance of hitting rocks with a boat is extremely high the officials say. 

Fire destroyed a mobile home on Morrison Street in Twin Falls Saturday night.  The fire department arrived around 7 pm to find the mobile home completely engulfed and the fire spreading to a nearby structure.  No injuries reported.

Dr. Frank Johnson, The chief medical officer for St. Lukes said that the claim Idaho is under a do not resuscitate order is not true.  The state entered crisis standards of care last week giving workers the framework to make decisions about using scarce resources during the pandemic.  Johnson said if you are having chest pain or a stroke come to the hospital.

Idaho’s largest hospital systems have paused a requirement that employees be vaccinated against COVID 19.  Some employees have quit or have claimed religious exemptions.  Hospital officials say no one has been fired or laid off.

A United Airlines plane tipped backward while being unloaded in Lewiston, with passengers including part of the University of Southern California football team still on board.  United representatives said that the plane tipped up due to a weight shift during unloading.  No injuries were reported.

A person has drowned in eastern Idaho after a drift boat carrying a group down the Henry’s Fork River hit a rock, ejecting all the occupants.  None of the drift boat’s occupants was wearing life vests.

SPORTS

Jaylen Warren rushed for 218 yards and two touchdowns, Oklahoma State pitched a second-half shutout and the Cowboys escaped with a 21-20 victory over Boise State on Saturday night.  Boise State had a chance to steal the win after a turnover late in the game, but Jason Taylor got a fingertip on Jonah Dalmas’ 36-yard field goal attempt, pushing the ball wide left with 2:05 remaining.  Boise State hasn’t lost two games this early in a season since 2005 when the Broncos started 0-2.

Oregon State took care of business Saturday against FCS opponent Idaho, dominating from the outset in a 42-0 victory.  Idaho was limited to 192 total yards and didn’t get inside the Beavers’ 20-yard line until late in the third quarter after an interception.

From local high school games over the weekend, first for Girls soccer Twin Falls closed the doors on Jerome 11 to 0.  Wood River said no to the Sun Valley community school 2 to 0. 

For the boys on Saturday, Jerome said on to Twin Falls 4 to 0 and Wood River shut out the Sun Valley Community school 2 to 0.

For Volleyball on Saturday it was the Bonneville Classic where the Wood River Wolverines ended up in third place with some of the best 3A-4A teams in the state.

For football, from the area high school games, Twin Falls defeated Jerome 28 to 14 on Friday night.  Elsewhere Payette defeated Wendell 21 to 7.  Raft River defeated Butte County 46 to 28.  Declo said no to Buhl 24 to 12 and Minico defeated Mountain Home 25 to 0 and North Gem took the game from Lighthouse Christian 44 to 36. 

On today’s schedule first for girls soccer Burley plays Minico, Mountain Home is at Canyon Ridge while Twin Falls travels to Wood River.

For the boys, Burley travels to Minico, the Sun Valley Community School is in Bliss, Canyon Ridge is in Mountain Home and Wood River travels to Twin Falls.

For volleyball, American Falls is in Filer, the Idaho State School for the Deaf and Blind is in Camas county to play the J.V.’s.  Gooding travels to Valley and Hansen plays Rockland. 

 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight:  Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

 

Tuesday:  Sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 5 to 9 mph.

Tuesday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 39. East southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

 

Wednesday:  Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

 

Thursday:  Sunny, with a high near 74.

Thursday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

 

Friday:  Sunny, with a high near 78.

Friday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

 

Saturday:  Sunny, with a high near 82.

Saturday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 83.

 

Friday 091721

Idaho public health leaders yesterday expanded health care rationing statewide amid a spike in the number of unvaccinated COVID-19 patients requiring hospitalization.  Idaho is one of the least vaccinated U.S. states, with only about 40% of its residents fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Fire destroyed a large shop about a mile southeast of the Magic Valley Airport yesterday afternoon.  When Fire crews arrived the building was fully engulfed in flames.  It took nearly an hour to get under control.  The 1400 square foot building contained several cars and tools.

A Pocatello funeral home that is under investigation was targeted due to a cremation chamber badly damaged in an explosion and a decomposing body visible through a window, according to state disciplinary documents.  The documents detail investigators stopped at Downard Funeral Home on March 24 for routine inspections.

Police in Twin Falls arrested a man who they say attacked officers following an incident inside Walmart.  31 year old Gary Johnson allegedly walked around the store with a knife and was carrying a bow and arrow and refused to leave when asked by store staff.  He was eventually taised and an officer had minor injuries. 

Today’s sentencing hearing for Gilberto Rodriguez has been rescheduled for October after he tested positive for Covid 19.  Rodriguez was convicted by a jury in May of killing Regina Krieger, 14, in 1995.

Medical professionals are asking pregnant women in Idaho to get vaccinated for covid 19.  Officials say more are getting sick and babies are being born early while the mom is on a ventilator because she can’t breathe.   

Two publicly funded charter schools in Minidoka are shutting down following discoveries they’ve been overpaid millions of dollars by the state.  The taxpayer money erroneously collected after the schools inflated student enrollment and attendance numbers. 

SPORTS

Chance Nolan is making the most of his, well, chance as Oregon State’s starting quarterback.  Nolan threw for 302 yards and a pair of touchdowns last weekend against Hawaii, and it’s safe to say he will again be the starter tomorrow when the Beavers host Idaho.

The Boise State Bronco’s Volleyball team has taken the winning streak to eight after defeating Santa Claira.  Boise State sophomore Kayly Pau tallied a team-high 10 kills to lead the Broncos in a 3-0 sweep over the Santa Clara Broncos Thursday night in the opening match of the Boise State Classic. All three sets were close throughout with the Blue and Orange pulling away down the stretch in each.

After returning to The Blue in week two, the Boise State football team improved to 1-1 on the season with a big 13-54 win over UTEP. The Broncos showed their potential against the Miners last Friday night but Boise State will need to put their mettle to the test against the Oklahoma State University Cowboys in week three.  In this week three matchup, the 1-1 Broncos host the 2-0 Cowboys in one of the most anticipated home games in recent memory. In Las Vegas, Boise State is favored by five points.  In another late evening game, the Broncos' upcoming home game is scheduled to start tomorrow at 7:00 p.m. MT on Fox Sports 1

From local soccer games yesterday, first for the girls it was the Sun Valley Community School 7 Declo 0.  Kimberly defeated Filer 5 to 0 and Wendell 5 Buhl 3.  Elsewhere Gooding defeated Bliss 2 to 1. 

For the Boys, The Sun Valley Community School defeated Declo 6 to 0.  Gooding took the win from Bliss 3 to 2.  Wendell and Buhl tied it up with 1 each.  Filer downed Kimberly 3  to 1.

In Volleyball, Filer outlasted Kimberly 3 to 1.  Wood River downed Burley 3 to 0.  Lighthouse Christian took the win defeating Glenns Ferry 3 to 0 and Rockland bested Dietrich 3 to 0.  Shoshone defeated Raft River 3 to 2 and Declo said no to Gooding 3 to 1.  Valley outlasted Wendell 3 to 2 and Hagerman defeated Twin Falls Christian Academy 3 to 0.  Castleford outlasted Jackpot 3 to 0 and Murtaugh took the win from Oakley 3 to 1.  Minico said no to Mountain Home 3 to 1 and Canyon Ridge shut the door on Jerome 3 to 0.  Buhl then defeated Jerome 2 to 0.  In one Football game the Carey JV defeaed Hagerman 28 to 22.

On Today’s high school football schedule, Owyhee Nevada plays Glenns Ferry. Burley is in Kimberly, Shelley travels to Canyon Ridge, Twin Falls is in Jerome.  Minico is in Mountain Home Wood River in Filer and Declo in Buhl.  Melba is in Valley and Payette in Wendell.  North Gem is in Twin Falls to play Lighthouse Christian.  Castleford in Murtaugh, Butte County in Raft River, Shoshone in Camas County, Challis in Carey and Hansen travels to Dietrich.  On the volleyball schedule Jackpot plays twin Falls Christian Academy.  There is a cross Country Invite.  The Canyon Ridge at Rock Creek Park at 4 this afternoon.

 

WEATHER

Today:  Sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

Tonight:  Clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in the evening.

 

Saturday:  Widespread haze after noon. Sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

 

Sunday:  A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Sunday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

 

Monday:  Sunny, with a high near 62.

Monday Night:  Clear, with a low around 36.

 

Tuesday:  Sunny, with a high near 71.

Tuesday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

 

Wednesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

Wednesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

 

Thursday:  Sunny, with a high near 73.