Rangeland firefighters made progress on the Soda Fire this past weekend, reporting Monday that the blaze, which has scorched more than 280,000 acres northeast of Jordan Valley, was 70 percent contained.
"It is obvious to me that my apology will never be good enough for the Speaker of the House," Rep. Heather Scott wrote on her Facebook page. "Is this a personal issue against me? Does he want to keep the headlines going?"
Jacob Taylor, 35, was booked into the Ada County Jail on an outstanding IDOC warrant and was also charged with resisting and obstructing, and failure to appear. He is scheduled to be arraigned Monday, Jan. 23, in Ada County Court.