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The Blaine County school board will hold a special meeting tonight to finalize back-to-school COVID-19 safety plans, two days after a group of maskless protestors drove the trustees end a session prior to a vote on the subject.

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A Blaine County school board special meeting to vote on mask mandates lasted just minutes on Tuesday as a group of maskless protestors spurred Chairman Keith Roark to end the session before it could begin in earnest.

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A nationwide eviction moratorium implemented last year is set to expire on Saturday, July 31, potentially leading to a number of evictions due to unpaid back rents. But millions of dollars in federal assistance are available for qualified Idaho applicants, as well as funding from local nonpr…

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The first lab-confirmed case of the highly contagious Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus has been discovered in Twin Falls County, and there are likely other, undiscovered cases in the region, the South Central Public Health District announced on Thursday.