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Local Nevada DA clears Reno police in killing of Idaho fugitive Nevada DA clears Reno police in killing of Idaho fugitive
Lincoln County sheriff's deputies had issued a warrant for the arrest of Shawn Royal Bingaman of Nampa, Idaho on narcotics charges before two officers mortally wounded him in front of the Peppermill Resort Spa Casino south of downtown on Aug. 31.
Local Otter vetoes cannabis oil bill Otter vetoes cannabis oil bill
In a letter that Otter included with his veto he says that while he sympathizes with the families trying to cope with the impacts of the disease, the bill ignores ongoing scientific testing on alternative treatments and it asks the state to look past the potential for misuse and abuse with criminal intent.
Local Otter: Not yet ready for special session on child support Otter: Not yet ready for special session on child support
The governor told reporters Thursday that he's not ready to detail the path he expects to take to address lawmakers' decision to kill a bill that would bring the state into compliance with federal child support rules.
Local Idaho firefighter burns arm in chemical fire Idaho firefighter burns arm in chemical fire
Tolman says the fire on Tuesday afternoon at Redox Chemicals LLC couldn't be fought with conventional methods because the chemicals could react with water.