Meeting one of America’s few full-time custom knifemakers

Meeting one of America’s few full-time custom knifemakers

Meeting one of America’s few full-time custom knifemakers – CBS News Watch CBS News Murray Carter spent nearly two decades in Japan before bringing eastern bladesmithing techniques west. Today, he is one of the few Americans who make custom made knives full-time, inside his shop in Idaho. Carter’s kitchen knives are both works of art, … Read more

Coyotes chase, bite at least one skier in Idaho: officials

Coyotes chase, bite at least one skier in Idaho: officials

Coyotes (not the one pictured) are chasing skiers down slopes in Idaho, and in one case bit one of them, Fish and Game officials said. Idaho Fish and Game Officials don’t know exactly what’s causing coyotes to behave strangely in northern Idaho, but they’re planning to find out. Several people reported “highly unusual coyote behavior” … Read more

‘This Is Bliss.’ New book looks at small-town Idaho | Idaho

‘This Is Bliss.’ New book looks at small-town Idaho | Idaho

BLISS — When Jon Horvath saw a highway sign pointing in the direction of Bliss, he followed it. The Wisconsin-based photographer was in need of some bliss, a little happiness, after an end of a relationship in late summer of 2013 and was going through a self-described “restart” as he found himself on a road trip … Read more

5 killed and 18 injured in mass shooting at LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado

5 killed and 18 injured in mass shooting at LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado

A gunman opened fire in a gay nightclub early Sunday, killing five people and wounding 18 in the latest mass shooting to befall the country in a year in which anti-gay rhetoric has been amped up among extremists. Lt. Pamela Castro of the Colorado Springs Police Department said police received a report of a shooting … Read more

Moscow, Idaho: Community copes with fear amid the unsolved murders of four college students

Moscow, Idaho: Community copes with fear amid the unsolved murders of four college students

CNN  —  A new and unsettling way of life has struck the small college town of Moscow, Idaho, in the days since four university students were murdered near their campus. Police presence has multiplied, students have fled in droves, and community members are plagued by fear and anxiety as the case remains unsolved. The town … Read more

Some of the murdered University of Idaho students were stabbed in their beds, coroner says

Some of the murdered University of Idaho students were stabbed in their beds, coroner says

Of the four University of Idaho students who were found stabbed to death in a rental house last Sunday, some were killed in their beds, the Latah County coroner told CBS News Friday. Coroner Cathy Mabbutt would not provide any further details. She noted, however, that earlier media reports stating all four victims had been … Read more