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Idaho to address faith healing exemption

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This is GREAT news. Another challenge to a religious shield law that allows for faith healing exemptions. Those exemptions allow for parents to withhold medical care on religious grounds. Idaho rep tackles faith healing after child deaths – SFGate. After several recent child deaths, an Idaho lawmaker wants to follow Oregon’s lead and require parents…

Oregon media traces child faith healing deaths to Idaho

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Portland Oregon news station investigates faith healing deaths of children whose parents were members of the Followers of Christ church in Idaho. The same church community occupies Oregon City where dozens deaths were caused because the members fail to seek modern medical attention. Fallen followers: Investigation finds 10 more dead children of faith healers |…

Community response to a two-headed calf

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An anomaly appears in Idaho. People are intrigued. Two-headed calf born: ‘It had one neck, two ears and four eyes’ |  KBOI 2. Kirscbhaum told KBOI 2News that a two-headed calf was born on the family farm in Jamieson, Ore., in Malheur County on Monday. When Heidi and the rest of the family arrived in…

Wolves cause sheep mass panic and death

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This was a massacre apparently caused by the madness of the herd. Wolves kill 176 sheep near Victor, greatest loss recorded in Idaho | KTVB.COM Boise. A southeastern Idaho ranch lost 176 sheep as the animals ran in fear from two wolves that chased through a herd of about 2,400 animals south of Victor. Sheepherders…

Bigfoot in science class – that’s a problem

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John Pedersen has a 7-foot-tall sasquatch in his middle school classroom. Bigfoot researcher donates to middle school classroom | KTVB.COM Boise. Pedersen says he uses the creature to teach kids about ecology and scientific possibilities. What’s more, he now says Idaho State University Professor Dr. Jeff Meldrum, who is a bigfoot researcher, saw KTVB’s story…

Idaho blobsquatch video makes the media rounds

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A short video taken months back in Idaho is making the rounds before the Finding Bigfoot crew gets there. High School Students Capture Video Of Possible ‘Bigfoot’ – Local News Story – KIFI Idaho Falls. A strange sighting by some high school students near Pocatello has Sasquatch hunters coming to southeast Idaho. The students were…

Baby dies from pertussis in Idaho

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It’s heartbreaking to have to bring news of the first death from whooping cough in Idaho, a state that has experienced a spike in illnesses due to lack of vaccinations. Idaho infant dies from whooping cough amid regional outbreak | Reuters. Whooping cough took the life of a 9-week-old girl from Idaho this week, the…