Three months after resolving to bury a state-ordered redundant transmission line through the Wood River Valley, the Blaine County commissioners began marshalling manpower this week to deal with sky-high cost of the underground solution.
The Wood River Land Trust unveiled a plan Thursday to acquire 118 acres of wetlands and sage-covered hillside at the mouth of Croy Canyon to connect to the Draper Wood River Preserve along the Big Wood River.
Ketchum Mayor Neil Bradshaw’s plan to eliminate two full-time Fire Department positions—saving the city a projected $200,000—did not sit well with many at City Hall on Monday night.
Family and friends will gather Thursday to mourn the loss of three sisters killed in a two-vehicle accident that occurred Aug. 10 on U.S. Highway 20 west of the Wood River Valley. The driver of one of the vehicles has been charged with three counts of vehicular manslaughter for allegedly dri…
Money raised by the annual Killebrew-Thompson Memorial golf tournament in Sun Valley is funding immunotherapy research that holds hope for better treating several kinds of cancers, two researchers said last week.
The Hailey Planning and Zoning Commission directed city staff on Monday to draw up plans that would tighten requirements on developers before they receive final plat approval for a subdivision development.
Bald Mountain’s Cold Springs Trail closed on Monday, Aug. 19, as Sun Valley, the U.S. Forest Service and BLM crews kick off a suite of projects on the hill as part of their ongoing Healthy Forests Initiative, and planned expansion of the resort’s skiable terrain.
A Hailey man transported by helicopter following a single-vehicle rollover accident Sunday afternoon has been released from the hospital after reportedly sustaining multi-system traumas during the accident.
Blaine County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a call Tuesday around 2:45 p.m. of a utility task vehicle (UTV) accident in the Boulder City historical area, in the Sawtooth National Recreation Area north of Ketchum, where an elderly couple were rescued.
The Idaho Transportation Department and local law enforcement authorities across the state are partnering in an effort to get drunk drivers off the roads.
The Hailey Planning and Zoning Commission will consider today at 5:30 p.m. whether to approve a change to city code that would require “substantially complete” improvements to be in place before providing a final plat for a development.
If plans proceed as expected, a building on the corner of Sun Valley Road and First Avenue in Ketchum that formerly housed the Ketchum Innovation Center and earlier a post office will be renovated to have three retail spaces and a second floor with two condominiums.
The city of Bellevue finalized its fiscal 2020 budget process Monday night after receiving no comments from the public. In a room devoid of all but one Bellevue resident not employed by the city, council members unanimously voted to waive the three readings of the budget, and to pass the res…
For one weekend last August, autumn fell early on Mackay, Idaho. A cold front blew the season’s smoke from the clouds, and with it the heat, leaving behind the high-domed sky of Custer County, and below it, three men wading gingerly in Wild Horse Creek.