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Wednesday 042022

Lori Vallow Daybell, charged with conspiring to kill her children, her estranged husband and a lover’s wife refused to enter a plea to murder and other charges yesterday, prompting an Idaho judge to enter a not guilty plea on her behalf.   Lori and her new husband, Chad Daybell, were both at the courthouse in St. Anthony.

The National Rifle Association has endorsed Republican House Speaker Scott Bedke to be Idaho’s next lieutenant governor.  Bedke said he would continue to fight to protect Second Amendment rights as lieutenant governor.

Leaders of Reclaim Idaho say the organization has collected signatures from voters in 18 of Idaho’s legislative districts as they work to get their education funding ballot initiative qualified to appear on November 2022 ballots.  The group hopes to place an initiative on the ballot in November to allow Idahoans to vote on whether to increase education funding by more than $300 million per year.

The three Republican candidates vying to be the nominee for Idaho attorney general debated each other over pandemic restrictions, state and federal lawsuits and the attorney general’s relationship with the Legislature last night, with less than a month to go before the May 17 primary election.  The candidates also sparred over the role of the Idaho Legislature and its relationship with the attorney general.

A U.S. appeals court issued an opinion, which in part said a district court made a mistake by dismissing a forced labor lawsuit against Funk Dairy in Murtaugh. Some of the workers said they were threatened with deportation if they complained about their daily tasks not aligning with their job descriptions.

Yesterday Idaho Attorney general Lawrence Wasden said that tobacco companies have paid the state $22.2 million as part of the 1998 tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. To date, Idaho has received more than $564 million in settlement payments.

SPORTS

Dietrich is home to Wes Shaw who is making a name for himself in the college rodeo scene.  The College of Southern Idaho freshman won the title of Rocky Mountain Region Reserve All-Around Cowboy.  Shaw finished second in steer wrestling and third in bareback riding, qualifying for the College National Finals Rodeo in June.

Other qualifiers include Darien Johnson - Champion bareback rider Brek Sanderson - Champion bull rider Wyatt Lloyd - Champion saddle bronc rider Shelby Higgins - Champion barrel racer and Raegan Steed - Champion breakaway roper

A new Wrestling coach is calling Declo home.  Justin Horsely has taken over the position, following the retirement of Ty Matthews. Horsely has been the middle school coach the past two years and will continue in that role next year.

To the Baseball diamonds from yesterday, Minico defeated Mountain Home 6 to 1 and Buhl took the win from Burley 16 to 6.  It was Wood River 12, Canyon  Ridge 9.  Glenns Ferry outlasted Rimrock 13 to 2. 

As far as Softball games go, Rimrock outlasted Glenns ferry 13 to 10.  In a Double header Mountain Home took both games 11 to 1 and 4 to 3. 

On today’s schedule for Baseball and softball, Filer will meet up in Kimberly for a Double header and in another softball game Lighthouse Christian will play Glenns Ferry.

WEATHER

Today:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the evening.

 

Thursday:  A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 56. South southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night:  Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

 

Friday:  A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

Friday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

 

Saturday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.

Saturday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

 

Sunday:  Sunny, with a high near 61.

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

 

Monday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

Monday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

 

Tuesday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

Tuesday 041922

Students in Hagerman say they will be holding a silent protest to show support for their teachers.  Parents and Students both say they are concerned with the amount of teachers not returning next year. 

The cause of a fire that destroyed a home in Carey early Saturday morning has been determined.  Investigators say it was the improper use of power strips.  The home owner was seriously injured.

Fourth District Judge Michael Reardon denied a request to postpone the trial date for former state Rep. Aaron von Ehlinger, who is charged with felony rape. The trial will still go forward next Tuesday.  The 39 year old is accused of raping a 19-year-old legislative intern in March 2021, when the former intern said the two went to dinner and then his apartment.

Both Lori Vallow and Chad Daybell are expected to appear in court in Fremont County today.  The couple is charged with first-degree murder. Judge Steven Boyce has prohibited livestreaming of either hearing.

The National Rifle Association has endorsed Idaho Gov. Brad Little ahead of the Republican Primary.  The NRA said the endorsement reflects Little’s A-plus rating in the group and his support of Second Amendment issues during his first term.

Scientists at the Idaho National Laboratory have completed a rare overhaul of one of the world’s most powerful nuclear test reactors and normal operations are expected to resume later this spring.  The 11-month outage at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Test Reactor in eastern Idaho allowed a core overhaul that’s done, on average, about every 10 years.

On Sunday afternoon, Blaine County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a battery on State Highway 75 at milepost 101.  18 year old Mylee Guillen, of Hailey was arrested and charged with felony Domestic Battery with Traumatic Injury.

SPORTS

Former men's basketball standout Roberto Bergersen, a 2007 inductee into the Boise State Athletic Hall of Fame, has joined the Broncos' staff as an assistant coach.  The Atlanta Hawks selected Bergersen with the 52nd pick in the 1999 NBA Draft and is the co-founder of Hoop Dreams Idaho High School Basketball Club, an AAU program based in Boise.

In local high school baseball yesterday, Buhl defeated Declo 9 to 1 and it was Glenns Ferry 20 Greenleaf Friends Gem State Academy 6.  On to  the softball games where Twin Falls Took Jerome in the first game 16 to 2 and in the second game again Twin Falls took the win 12 to 10.  Buhl defeated Declo in their double header 6 to 5 and 8 to 6. 

On today’s baseball schedule, Buhl travels to Burley, Glenns Ferry will be at Rimrock.  Minico at Mountain Home and Wood River travels to Canyon Ridge.  For Softball, Burley will be in Mountain home for a double header.  Glenns Ferry travels to Rimrock and Minico meets in Gooding for a double header.  Wood River will be at Canyon Ridge.

Some Tennis meets include Canyon Ridge traveling to Mountain Home, Minico at Wood River, Sugar Salem will be in Burley and Jerome travels to Twin  Falls.

One Golf meet.  It’s Buhl, filer, Wendell, Gooding, Castleford and Kimberly will meet at Pleasant Valley at 1.

WEATHER

Today:  Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Tonight:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

 

Wednesday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

Wednesday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the evening.

 

Thursday:  A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

Thursday Night:  A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

 

Friday:  A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy.

Friday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

 

Saturday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy.

Saturday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

 

Sunday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

Sunday Night:  Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

 

Monday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 6

Monday 041822

Idaho Gov. Brad Little, state Rep. Priscilla Giddings and Congressman Mike Simpson will not participate in the statewide televised Idaho Debates ahead of this year’s primary elections.  Giddings backing out resulted in the cancellation of Monday’s lieutenant governor’s debate. Little’s refusal to debate leaves questions about whether a gubernatorial debate will go forward before the May 17 primary election.   Simpson’s campaign said that “Republican voters don’t need to hear anything more from Bryan Smith,” Simpson’s second-time opponent for Idaho’s 2nd Congressional District.

The Idaho State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred around 5:00 a.m., Saturday morning on Lapwai Rd. near Reservation Line Rd. in Nez Perce County. The male juvenile driver of a teal Honda Pilot was traveling eastbound at a high rate of speed when he lost control on the gravel road.

The College of Southern Idaho Foundation announced that Intermountain Healthcare recently donated $30,000 to the CSI Foundation in support of student scholarships to promote diversity in the healthcare workforce.  The scholarships will be awarded by the CSI Financial Aid Office.

A highly contagious form of avian influenza has been found in two Idaho chicken flocks, prompting state agriculture officials to warn bird owners to take extra protections when interacting with their flocks.   The Idaho State Department of Agriculture said bird flu, was detected in the domestic flocks located roughly 200 miles apart in Gooding and Caribou counties.

A fire in Carey gutted a home early Saturday morning.  The fire was reported just after midnight at what used to be the Loading Chute.  The only person in the structure at the time of the fire was transported to Eastern Idaho Medical center for first and second degree burns.  At last check the man remains at the medical facility.  Fire crews remained on scene for over 8 hours.

Planned Parenthood is renting medical office space in the town of Ontario on the Oregon-Idaho border.  Earlier this year they successfully lobbied the Oregon legislature to set aside $15 million in an unrestricted fund for reproductive health equity.

SPORTS

Boise State's softball team came up short in another highly contested game with 24th-ranked San Diego State on Saturday, falling 3-2 to the Aztecs.

In high school softball, the Jerome and Wood River teams split a Great Basin 7 Conference doubleheader Saturday.  In the first game Wood River took the game 11 to 9.  In the Second Game Jerome shut out Wood River 15 to 0.

For Baseball Twin Falls took the win from Canyon Ridge 9 to 2. 

On the high school schedule for today,  first for Baseball, Declo travels to Buhl, and Gooding will be in Wendell.  For Softball, Gooding plays Wendell and Declo takes on Buhl.  Jerome will be in Twin  Falls for a double header .

For Golf, sun Valley Community school, Lighthouse Christian, Hagerman Declo Oakley and Valley will be at the 93 golf course at 1.  Mountain Home, Twin Falls, Canyon  Ridge, Minico, Burley and Buhl will be at the Jerome Invitational Boys at Jerome Country club at 10.  Mountain Home, Canyon Ridge, Wood River, Minico, Burley,Buhl all at the Jerome Invitation Girls at Canyon ridge at 9. 

Jerome travels to Canyon at 4 for tennis.

For the fourth straight week, the College of Southern Idaho baseball team wins a series. The Golden Eagles won three of four this week against the College of Southern Nevada (CSN), concluding with a win Saturday. The Score 5 to 2.  CSI moves to 16-10 in conference play, second behind Salt Lake Community College. The Bruins come to Twin Falls for a four-game set next week.

In CSI softball action the 14th-ranked Golden Eagles won both games on the road against Southern Nevada Saturday, moving to 35-8 and 25-3 in Scenic West play.  The double header score CSI 20 to CSN 1.  In the second game CSI for the win 12 to 10.  The Golden Eagles will be back at home to host Salt Lake

WEATHER

Today:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind 7 to 10 mph.

Tonight:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

 

Tuesday:  A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Tuesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

 

Wednesday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

 

Thursday:  A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday Night:  A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

 

Friday:  A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

 

Saturday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

Saturday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

 

Sunday  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

Friday 041522

The Twin Falls and Boise police departments are working to establish a connection between last Wednesday’s Harmon Park shooting and a dead body found in Boise.  Authorities say 19 year old Darrius Jackobe Smith of Boise was found dead in Boise’s Shoshone Park on April 8th.  On April 6th a male teen was found shot at Harmon Park and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

A federal lawsuit challenging Idaho’s ban on transgender athletes in women’s sports will likely move forward after both sides agreed that the woman who sued is again enrolled at Boise State University and competing in school athletics.   Idaho in 2020 became the first state in the nation to ban transgender women and girls from playing on schools women’s sports teams.

The day after she missed a state deadline to submit a plan to avoid a budget shortfall for her office, Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin responded to state budget officials yesterday morning by telling them they can withhold her salary to avoid a deficit.  McGeachin called it “a rather pointless formality”

The Idaho State Fire Marshal is saying the fire that destroyed the Radio Rondevoo in Twin Falls started in the building’s attic.  On a facebook post they say no definitive cause could be found.

The Minidoka County Coroner has identified the pilot who died in Wednesday’s plane crash.  They say 30-year-old Chelsea Brittany Infanger of Salmon died in the crash.

Jerome county authorities are investigating a reported robbery that occurred earlier this week.  The sheriff’s office was called to a home east of Jerome near the I-84 truck stop Tuesday.  The victim said masked individuals broke down the door and stole items including firearms including a car that was later recovered.  The occupant of the home was a 89 year old woman.

Boise residents reciently found bookmark-sized fliers in their neighborhoods.  At the top it read “POLITICAL PROSECUTION.”  It included contacts for 2 public officials.  The flier claimed Judge Annie McDevitt and Ada county deputy prosecutor Whitney Welsh were retaliating against Ammon Bundy.

SPORTS

Boise State Men’s Basketball signed the highest rated recruit in program history.  6′10′ forward Sadraque Nganga out of Arizona Compass Prep in Phoenix will join a Broncos team that just boasted a school record, 27 wins.

In College Baseball College of Southern Idaho defeated the College of Southern Nevada  3-2 yesterday.  CSI host Southern Nevada today for a doubleheader at noon.

Declo High School will have a new girls basketball coach this coming school year.  Cody Powers is taking the reigns after coaching Raft River High School girls basketball, most recently as of the 2020-2021 season.

From the high school baseball diamonds yesterday Filer took the win from Buhl 10 to 1.  Pocatello outlasted Jerome 10 to 2.  All other baseball and softball games scheduled for yesterday were cancelled.

On today’s baseball schedule, Minico will travel to Burley, Canyon Ridge goes cross town to Twin Falls.  Weiser will be in Mountain Home for a double header and Wood River will travel to Wendell.

On the Softball Schedule, Burley will be in Minico.  Twin Falls Goes to Canyon Ridge, Wood River will travel to Jerome.  All of those games are Double Headers.  Declo will be at the Scott Ray Tournament in Malad.

District Five rodeo will be in Jerome at 7 while district 6 will be in Rupert.

On the tennis courts, Burley travels to Pocatello at 4 p.m.

On the track schedule, Jerome/Mountain Home/Wendell/Declo/Filer/Canyon Ridge/Kimberly/Wood River/Minico/Gooding/Burley/Buhl will be part of the Rotary Track Meet at 1 p.m.

Twin Falls travels to the Bonneville Invite at 3:30 p.m.

WEATHER

Friday:  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

Friday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

 

Saturday:  Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night:  A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

 

Sunday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

Sunday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

 

Monday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Monday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

 

Tuesday:  A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 9am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

 

Wednesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

Wednesday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

 

Thursday:  A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

Thursday 041422

Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin missed a state deadline to provide a written plan to avoid a budget shortfall for her office by yesterday.   On April 7, McGeachin was warned her that paying her salary and benefits will lead to a deficit of $2,283 at the end of the current 2022 fiscal year.  McGeachin has lost staff and the state has paused her vendor payments.

One person died after the airplane he was piloting crashed on the roof of the Gem State potato processing facility in Heyburn yesterday morning.   Authorities say the Cessna 208 was carrying UPS freight from Salt lake city and was flying too low while attempting to land at the Burley airport.  The plane is registered to Spirit Air Inc. in Salmon.

The Idaho Supreme Court has rejected a request by the Roman Catholic Church in Idaho to intervene in a lawsuit over a new Idaho law banning nearly all abortions.  The court did not explain why the church was excluded.

Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden issued a news release to publicly refute a claim by Idaho Family Policy Center regarding Wasden’s legal defense of the state’s new abortion law, styled after a similar law in Texas.  The Idaho Supreme Court on Friday paused the law’s implementation, as it considers the legal challenge.

Investigators continue to sift through the ruins of a fire that destroyed Radio Rondevoo on Main Avenue in Twin Falls.  They are attempting to determine the cause of the Tuesday fire.  Officials say they hope to have an answer soon.

The Buhl School District said Popplewell Elementary will be closed today.  In a post to Facebook the district said its due to a broken water line. 

Skeletal remains found in 1984 have been positively identified as an Oklahoma man who went missing in 1982 in his mid-20s.  The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office said DNA testing with potential family members led authorities to identify the remains of Roger Brian Bennett.  Idaho authorities investigated an abandoned camp near Powell Ranger Station in 1983. Hunters in the fall of 1984 found skeletal remains about a mile from the campsite.

SPORTS

In local sports, first for High School Baseball, Burley defeated Elko 6 to 4.  Jerome outlasted Canyon Ridge 5 to 4.  In a double header Wendell took the first game over Declo 5 to 0.  In the second Game Declo turned it around 6 to 3.  In softball games, Gooding took the win over Buhl 11 to 4 and Filer outlasted Wood River 18  to 3.

On todays schedule, Buhl travels to Filer and Rockland goes to Declo.  Both of those are double headers.  Glenns Ferry travels to north Star and Kimberly will be in Gooding for a double header.

For softball, Glenns ferry will be in Garden Valley, Kimberly will take on Gooding for a double header and Mountain Home boards the bus for Burley.

Some Tennis Matches, Jerome at Canyon Ridge, Mountain Home at Minico and Twin Falls will be in Burley.

Buhl Filer, Kimberly, Gooding, Lighthouse Christian and Declo will be at the Rupert Country club for a golf meet at 10am.  Jerome, Twin Falls, Canyon Ridge all at Hillcrest in Idaho Falls for a Boys, Girls game at 10 am.

Valley, Shoshone Richfield, Murtaugh Lighthouse Christian, Hansen Hagerman, the sun  Valley Community School Castleford, Camas County, Glenns Ferry, Dietrich and Carey all part of the Lee Cook Track invitational at Carey this after noon at 2.

WEATHER

Thursday:  A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 47. South southeast wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Thursday Night:  Rain showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

 

Friday:  A 20 percent chance of snow showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

Friday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

 

Saturday:  Showers likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Saturday Night:  A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

 

Sunday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

Sunday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

 

Monday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

Monday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

 

Tuesday:  A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Breezy.

Tuesday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

 

Wednesday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

Wednesday 041322

Fire destroyed a downtown Twin Falls Landmark yesterday and threatened many others in the surrounding area.  The alarm was called in at around 7:30.  When firefighters arrived at the Radio Rondevoo the building was engulfed in flames.  Fire command then requested all available departments in southern Idaho.  It took 5 hours to knock down the flames using 4 ladder trucks.  The blaze caused officials to evacuate the Old Towne Lodge.  Residents were allowed to return to all but three units that had fire damage.

A crash at the Hansen Bridge yesterday shut down northbound traffic for an extended time.  At about 10:45 authorities were called to the scene after a semi-truck crashed through the guard rail on the Twin Falls county side.  The truck came to rest near the edge of the canyon.  No one was injured.

The Roman Catholic Church is asking the Idaho Supreme Court to let it intervene in a lawsuit over a new law banning nearly all abortions.  The church filed the request to intervene in support of the abortion ban.

The Idaho governor and attorney general said they are seeking to add Idaho to the list of states that have filed a lawsuit to prevent federal officials from ending a health rule that allows many asylum seekers to be turned away at the southern U.S. border.  The lawsuit challenges the Biden administration’s planned May 23 end to border controls known as Title 42.

In five weeks, Idahoans will head to the polls to cast ballots in the May 17 primary election that will help shape state government and politics for years to come.  This year, all 105 seats in the Idaho Legislature are up for election, as is every statewide office, including governor, lieutenant governor and attorney general.

Beginning Friday, select roads in Yellowstone National Park will open to the public for the season, weather permitting. On Saturday, April 16, entrance fees will be waived in celebration of National Park Week.

SPORTS

There is a new athletic director at Canyon Ridge High School.  Ted Reynolds is back in the area after being at Ridgevue High School for a couple of years.  Reynolds is the former athletic director at Twin Falls High School and also spent some time at Middleton and Bonners Ferry.

In High school games from yesterday, first from the baseball diamonds, Glenns Ferry defeated Wilder 16  to 6.  On the Softball side it Was Glenns Ferry 19 Wilder 1.  On today’s Schedule, first for Baseball, Canyon Ridge will be traveling to Jerome, Wendell goes to Declo for a Double Header and Elko will play Burley.  For Softball Kimberly travels to Marsh Valley while Buhl heads to Gooding. 

For Golf, Wood River will be at the Idaho Falls Classic Boys and one Track meet.  Murtaugh will be part of the Aberdeen open. 

WEATHER

Today:  Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Tonight:  Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

 

Thursday:  A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Light and variable wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Thursday Night:  Rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 30. West wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

 

Friday:  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

Friday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

 

Saturday:  A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday Night:  A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

 

Sunday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

Sunday Night:  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

 

Monday:  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

Monday Night:  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

 

Tuesday:  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.