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Total Recall: Twin Falls has highest rate of unfixed recalls in Idaho

TWIN FALLS — It may be a seemingly minor thing, perhaps a software update, a potentially faulty windshield wiper or a dangerous airbag inflator. For many Twin Falls drivers, if it’s out of sight it’s out of mind.

Idaho gas prices are low now, but don’t expect it to last long

TWIN FALLS — For the past six weeks, Idahoans have been getting a better price at the pump compared with many other drivers around the nation.

Snug as a bug in a … cricket condo? Magic Valley welcomes first cricket farm (for human consumption)

HAGERMAN — In a greenhouse south of Hagerman, millions of insects inhabit cardboard “cricket condos” and thrive in a geothermally heated room. They feast on powdery food and lay hundreds of eggs a day. But their final destination could be your kitchen pantry — in the form of a protein bar, protein shake or protein-packed brownie mix.

Snug as a bug in a … cricket condo? Magic Valley welcomes first cricket farm (for human consumption)

HAGERMAN — In a greenhouse south of Hagerman, millions of insects inhabit cardboard “cricket condos” and thrive in a geothermally heated room. They feast on powdery food and lay hundreds of eggs a day. But their final destination could be your kitchen pantry — in the form of a protein bar, protein shake or protein-packed brownie mix.

Regional economist: Labor force decline may be due to more retirements

TWIN FALLS — As the trend of historically low unemployment continues in the state and the Magic Valley, the eight-county region is facing a declining labor force.