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Thursday July 02, 2015

Man rescued from crash into Salmon River - BY TODD ADAMS
Volunteer emergency responders from Challis, Clayton and Stanley teamed up early last Wednesday morning to rescue a young Rigby man who had crashed his pickup truck into the Salmon River.The victim, Ethan Johnson, 26, was flown via helicopter ambulance to Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello with possible injuries.According to Custer County ...

Jimmy Barrett to succeed Judge Roos - BY TODD ADAMS
James Howard "Jimmy" Barrett, an Idaho Falls attorney working in the Bonneville County Public Defender's office, has been chosen to succeed retiring Magistrate Judge Charles Roos.The Seventh Judicial District Magistrate Commission met in Challis June 24 to interview a short list of four candidates to succeed Judge Roos, who is retiring in ...

City votes to move picnic shelter, reroute walking path - BY TODD ADAMS
Challis City Councilmen voted unanimously at a special meeting last week to remove a picnic shelter and reroute a walking path at Blue Mountain Fish Pond that encroached on Strand family property to the south and west.As a result, the walking path will connect with Emily Lane from the north side of the fish pond instead of the former route, which ...

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