One can't help but wonder how some destinations in the United States got their names, and who signed off on them. I recently drove through an oddly-named recreation area 600 miles southwest of Twin Falls, Idaho, on my way home from a trip. Idaho has some pretty humorously named locations....
History is a big deal at the Owyhee Motorcycle Club which started in 1940 and this year marked the 50th anniversary that helped jump-start motocross in the United States.
Some of my favorite channels on YouTube are the ones that feature wildlife trail camera footage from throughout the United States. From time to time, viewers are treated to some truly remarkable images that show these beautiful animals in their natural habitat. One of my favorite examples of Idaho trail...
After adding over 222,000 new cases throughout the last week, the U.S. now has more than 79.6 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 970,000 COVID-19-related deaths — the highest death toll of any country. New cases continue to rise at a steady rate. In the past week, there were an average […]
Rain and snow hit southern Idaho on Thursday, but this system is now on its way out...but it's leaving behind some unsettled weather and the possibility of thunder storms. The areas with a chance of isolated t-storms are southern and central Magic Valley and in Owyhee County, especially just north of the Nevada border.
Owyhee County is one of the best-kept secrets of the American west. Many years ago when I was still driving a Jeep, I filled up and drove from Bruneau Canyon to Buhl. I may have seen three other vehicles during the ride. One looked to be a fellow from the Bureau of Land Management. He was parked and doing some paperwork. The other two appeared to be on safari like me.
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After adding over 208,000 new cases throughout the last week, the U.S. now has more than 79.5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 970,000 COVID-19-related deaths — the highest death toll of any country. New cases continue to rise at a steady rate. In the past week, there were an average […]
BOISE, Idaho (KIFI) — On Thursday, the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) filed complaints in Ada, Gooding, Jerome, Owyhee, Power, Twin Falls, and Valley counties against Idaho Power Company (Idaho Power) for violations of the Clean Water Act at 15 hydroelectric projects located on the Snake River or its tributaries.