Daily Archives: January 3, 2020

Search, repatriation of Vietnamese martyrs’ remains in Laos, Cambodia intensified

Carrying out search and repatriation of 1,500-2,000 sets of remains of Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives in Laos and Cambodia during wartime is a key task of the national steering committee on search, repatriation and identification of remains of fallen soldiers.

Man ordered to stand trial in 1994 cold case Madison homicide

A man charged with first-degree reckless homicide for the 1994 death of a woman in Madison was ordered to stand trial after a preliminary hearing Thursday, and after a judge denied a motion to dismiss the charge.

He escaped from jail after allegedly killing his wife a century ago. Now his headless torso has been identified through DNA.

The story in the June 1916 Idaho newspaper was alarming: A man suspected of brutally murdering his wife “escaped on May 18 from custody and has not been caught.”
He was never seen again.