Landing on a 900' grass strip at nearly a mile above sea level takes, precision, skill, and a perfect touch. Not to mention very good planning, maybe a little luck and without a doubt a very large set of brass balls.
Breaking news out of Idaho! For a lack of anything else, Idaho State Police are now profiling drivers over which license plate they have. Because clearly everyone from Colorado is totally baked.
There's a saying, coined by Daniel Tosh, that goes roughly thus: Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a jetski, and you don't see sad people on jetskis. Well, my friends, I'm here to tell you that the same holds true for snowmobiles. They are awesome.
A man in Meridian, Idaho this morning was seriously injured after living through a nightmare scenario for many of us: a giant piece of lumber came flying through his windshield while he was driving on the highway. You can't see it because Internet, but I'm cringing as I type this.
It's a simple equation, really: Truck + gun = awesome. The Mountain Home Auto Ranch in Mountain Home, Idaho capitalized upon this uniquely American math to sell trucks this month with its fourth annual "Buy a Truck, Get a Gun" sale. Who needs 0 percent APR financing?
Hearing about a small plane crash is nothing new. Having the crash on video is a bit rarer. But having two angles of the crash video from inside the plane? That's extremely rare and gives insight into why these types of crashes happen so frequently.
An unlicensed Montana teen was going 100 miles per hour when he reportedly hit a moose in Idaho's Silver Valley yesterday. To make matters worse, his whole family was in the car with him: two five-year-olds and three adults with suspended licenses who were all riding in the backseat.
Those sharp-eyed sentinels at the NCAA have handed down yet another blow for justice by suspending a Boise State football player for the improper benefit of driving a borrowed 1990 Toyota Camry with 177,000 miles. Has the NCAA looked up the definition of "benefit" lately?
The (possible) owner of this Porsche 911 GT3 grabs a smoke break before hitting the Nürburgring. Did he leave Idaho or did they kick him out? [More ring pics at: Speed:Sport:Life]
Idaho's state bird is the Mountain Bluebird. Datsun's 240Z is a derivation of the Bluebird sedan. Today, Nice Price or Crack Pipe has a Ford-powered Z from the potato state that might just flip your blues the bird.
Stories like this one make us wish we could write like Kevin Hoover of the Arcata Eye (Warning: Do not click on that link if you need to get anything done during the next several hours!). Basically, what we got here is a pair of Idaho brothers straight out of Northwest Hoon Central Casting, right down to the red…
In a move that restores our faith in the ability of technology to help instead of hurt us, the State of Idaho is considering allowing the use of studded snow tires year round. Idaho Senator Jim Hammond is sponsoring legislation that would legalize retractable stud snow tires regardless of season. These marvels of tire…
Yesterday we reported on the wreck up in Idaho that resulted in the discovery of a severed head at the crash scene that didn't belong to anyone involved in the accident. It belonged to the driver of the Dodge Ram's wife. After Alofa Time killed two and injured a third (but was unhurt himself) police searched his…
Wow, this isn't just tragic, it's really kind of giving us the jibblies. Early this morning Boise police arrived at the site of a head-on collision between a Dodge Ram and a Nissan Sentra. The force of the accident claimed the lives of the female driver of the Sentra, as well as one child, while another was taken to…