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Local Gov. Otter Letter: Don't send migrant kids to Idaho Gov. Otter Letter: Don't send migrant kids to Idaho
Otter on Wednesday sent the letter to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Leon Rodriguez.
Local After slight speed bump, Idaho speed limit to change today After slight speed bump, Idaho speed limit to change today (Video)
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - The trip to Mountain Home is about to become quicker.

After about a three-week delay, the Idaho Transportation Department says it will raise the speed limits in rural areas on many of Idaho's interstates to 80 miles per hour.
Local Idaho couple face vulnerable adult charges
The Lewiston Tribune reports in a story on Thursday that 21-year-old Lindsay M. Winter and 24-year-old Charles W. Write are each charged with principal to neglect of a vulnerable adult, principal to exploitation of a vulnerable adult, and principal to a fraudulent act to obtain public assistance.
Local Canyon County shows a surplus in taxes Canyon County shows a surplus in taxes (Video)
CALDWELL,Idaho (KBOI) - The Canyon County Clerk's Office said while planning for next year's budget, they realized they have a lot of taxpayer money left over. They say by law the county is entitled to take $47 million in property taxes, but they will only ask for $31.5 million.
Local Occupy Boise: Idaho should pay $175K in legal fees Occupy Boise: Idaho should pay $175K in legal fees
Under federal law, the winner of a lawsuit can generally seek to recover attorney's fees and costs from the losing side. The fees and costs must be approved by a judge and they can be appealed, just like the verdict itself.