Articles

  • Syphoning Idaho’s Water to the Globalists
    Deceptive legislation, sneaky regulatory agencies, tricky treaties, and Gov. Brad Little, are handing over Idaho’s water rights to the globalists — and what you can do about it. The issues surrounding Idaho’s water are mind-bogglingly complex, comprising a multi-faceted labyrinth […]
  • Twin Falls Republican Central Committee Meeting: Favoring Mask and Vaccine Mandates, Candidates Make Their Case
    Wednesday, January 12, 7 PM CANDIDATES FOR STATE SUPERINTENDENT ‘Putting Kids First’ Debbie Critchfield opened by saying that being fourth generation farmers, living in Oakley, and raising her family in rural Idaho gives her an advantage. You can visit her […]
  • Twin Falls City Council Spends and Bloats the City (again)
    For now the new boss is much like the old boss when it comes to the Twin Falls city council: globalism, right here in little old Twin Falls.
  • ‘St. Luke’s Magic Valley Fired Me for Not Taking the Jab – After Two Vaccine Injuries and a Medical Exemption’
    Editor’s note: This individual agreed to tell their exclusive story to MVLA as an anonymous source.    I am sharing my story because no one is doing anything.  I accepted a job at St. Luke’s in 2017. At that time they […]
  • The Twin Falls Republican Central Committee is a ‘Private Club’
    Yep, that is a direct quote from none other than Steve Millington, Central Committee Chair. And it was that private club mentality that was on full display at the December 8th meeting, and illustrates why, more than ever, true Republican […]
  • Behind the Green Curtain: NGOs in Idaho
    Hilber Nelson, MVLA December 2, 2021 Non government agencies (NGOs) are alive and well-entrenched in Idaho — all in the name of furthering “the greater good”, “public health, safety, and welfare,” “protecting endangered species”, “ensuring sustainability”, and “equity.” Often operating […]
  • Speaker Bedke for Sale
    Idaho House Speaker Scott Bedke says, “Our votes are NOT for sale.” Corporate donations to Bedke shows he is.
  • Press Release: Bryan Smith Raises $200,000+ & Receives 29 Idaho Legislative Endorsements in First 30 Days
    By Press Release November 2, 2021 The following Press Release was sent out by the Bryan Smith for Congress campaign www.bryansmithforidaho.com. Press Releases sent out by candidates do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of those at the Idaho […]
  • Idaho’s Governor and House Speaker Appear to be Ignorant of Idaho Constitution
    Op-Ed by Daniel Bobinski True Idaho News October 6, 2021 At least twice now, upon leaving the state, Idaho’s Governor Brad Little has stated that he has not authorized Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin to act on his behalf, most recently […]
  • Police Department Ranks Grow & Council Takes More Fed Dollars
    Police chief Kingsbury presented promotions and inductions into the ranks and the council approved the use of more C.A.R.E.S. dollars for radios for the local dispatch center.
  • City Council Candidate Questionnaire & Candidate Forums
    Current councilman Chris Reid, along with candidates Jason Brown, and Spencer Cutler refused to respond to constituents’ questions.
  • Small business turned down, airport gets additional $30,000
    City council votes to approve MORE C.A.R.E.S dollars in Twin Falls while rejecting the request of local business to improve our regional airport.
  • Idaho Rep. Heather Scott and Sen. Christy Zito On Idaho Corruption
    Idaho State Rep. Heather Scott (R-Dist.1) and Idaho State Sen. Christy Zito (R-Dist.23) respond to commentary Daniel Bobinski’s commentary that Governor Brad Little acted outside of his Constitutional authority when he signed an Executive Order while not physically within the state.
  • Your Impact Fees just increased by 100+%
    In the end, the city council voted unanimously to increase building fees by over 100%.
  • Exclusive Interview with Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin, Republican Candidate for Governor in 2022
    By Greg Pruett • October 6, 2021 • Idaho Dispatch Idaho Dispatch sat down with Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin to discuss several topics. Click here for article and interview.
  • City Council Meeting Cancelled
    Twin Falls city council meeting was cancelled on Monday due to absence of city manager & assistant city manager.
  • How Idaho Association of Commerce and Industry is turning Idaho blue
    The Idaho Association of Commerce & Industry (IACI) is an “…influential force in Idaho politics representing every facet of business and industry in the state.” 
  • Fire Department Focus
    The Twin Falls Fire Department will buy a new fire truck that will cost us (the Twin Falls taxpayers) an extra $750,000, and will be bought as part of a “cooperative purchase agreement” (more on that in a forth coming article) which costs more and ties the purchase to more layers of government.
  • Saluting Fourteen Liberty Legislators
    If only more Idahoans understood the effort and faith invested by fourteen legislators.  If we believed that they would be represented by true representation, not ruled by fourteen but represented.
  • City Council Amends 2020-2021 budget +$15,000,000
    Monday’s city council meeting started with public proclamations for Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness month and adult education and family literacy week. Shawn Barigar and Vice Mayor Ruth Pierce were absent from the meeting. The lead ESL (English as a Second […]
  • City Council votes to move forward with large fee increases
    Twin Falls City Council just voted to fast-track an over 100% increase on impact fees for new home builders.
  • Selective Libertarianism & How to Fight it
    Is it just me, or are many of the “conservative Republican” lawmakers acting an awful lot like liberal Democrats?
  • Time for New Federal Senators in Idaho
    The “infrastructure” bill should have been roundly rejected by all the Senate Republicans. Instead, both of the senators from Idaho voted to advance the bill.
  • Our Foreign Lies & Policies have become our Domestic Lies and Policies
    While an infantryman, I witnessed the collapse of the Iraqi infrastructure, government, and rule of law. Over the years I have noticed subtle similarities between what I saw in Afghanistan and Iraq and what I have seen after returning home. 
  • City Council spends $128,840 in 25 minutes
    The city council approved a contract for radio hardware ($78,840) and purchased a piece of land without having had a prior plan to do so ($50,000). The meeting lasted roughly twenty-five minutes, which means the council managed to spend $5,153.60 per minute. Now that is power!
  • Council approves $34,000,000+ budget for 2021-2022
    The 2021-2022 budget was approved unanimously by all 7 council members. Throughout the process, the council asked few questions and offered little input, largely deferring to unelected city manager Travis Rothweiler.
  • Twin Falls City Council Spends > $770,000 Allotted Budget on Pet Projects
    The Twin Falls city council’s discretionary fund for the 2021-2022 budget year occupied the bulk of Monday’s meeting. The final meeting of the eight-week series of budget reviews was presented once again by City Manager Travis Rothweiler, and he handed […]
  • Magic Valley Regional Airport to Receive $3.4 million+ from fed
    The three federal grants together total $3,464,557 in taxpayer funds.
  • Did Twin Falls City Council deserve the 10% raise they just gave themselves?
    The council approved the motion in a 6-1 vote, with Chris Reid being the soul dissenter.
  • More Federal Money for Twin Falls?
    C.D.B.G. stands for Community Development Block Grant. It is a federal program that was created by the Housing & Urban Development (HUD) department. Cities agree to spend these federal dollars on things like low-income housing improvement projects, homelessness mitigation, and administration of the grant itself.
  • Open letter response to Scott Bedke
    Scott Bedke is the current Speaker of the House for the Idaho state legislature and is running for Lieutenant Governor in 2022. He sent out a letter for donations in which he claimed to be a frugal and conservative leader. […]
  • City Council Ready for a Raise?
    A public hearing will be held at City Hall on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 6pm to hear the citizens’ concerns and opinions about the budget. TL;DR (Too Long; Didn’t Read) Shawn Barigar’s occupation of both the city council seat […]
  • The Answer to Cancel Culture: Courage Culture
    The Left’s cancel culture of dissent is designed to intimidate conservatives into silence and fear. By the Left’s own admission, white evangelical Republican voters are their primary target. According to the Biden administration, “white supremacist extremism” (which is never defined) […]