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  • Officials Looking Into What Caused Simplot Plant Fire

    The Idaho Statesman
    Posted: January 24th, 2003

    It could take a while to determine the cause of Monday´s spectacular feed bunker fire at the J.R. Simplot Co. potato-processing plant, fire and company officials said.

  • Potato-Processing Plant Fire Rages in Idaho

    Courtesy of Idaho Press Tribune
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Fire crews from throughout the region battled a blaze late into the night Monday that engulfed a large waste pond at the Caldwell Simplot potato-processing plant.

  • Smallpox Facts

    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Smallpox is a serious, contagious, sometimes fatal disease caused by the variola virus.

  • Fire at Simplot Caldwell Plant

    Posted: January 21st, 2003

    Firefighters from all across the Treasure Valley are on the scene of a huge fire in a catch pond at the Simplot Plant in Caldwell.

  • Hospitals Balk At Smallpox Vaccine

    USA Today
    Posted: January 21st, 2003

    The administration plans to vaccinate 440,000 frontline health care workers then begin vaccinating 10 million police officers, firefighters and other emergency personnel by late summer

  • Fire Guts Bayview Home

    Bonner County Daily Bee
    Posted: January 15th, 2003

    BAYVIEW - A fire that started late Monday destroyed a home

  • Local House Fire

    Posted: January 14th, 2003

    Another eastern Idaho family is picking up the pieces after their home was also ravaged by a fire, and now they're asking for your help.

  • Eagle-Area Woman Airlifted To Hospital After Blaze

    Idaho Statesman
    Posted: January 13th, 2003

    An Eagle-area woman was airlifted to a hospital in Salt Lake City on Sunday after being burned in a fire. The unidentified woman was in a mobile home at 9880 Shields Ave., east of Eagle, when it caught fire, Ada County Sheriff´s Patrol Sgt. Alan Olsen said.