A barred rock (left) and an Ameraucuna chicken exit a chicken coop at Mike Anthoney’s home in Idaho Falls on Wednesday afternoon. Anthoney has kept chickens at his home since 2010 when Idaho Falls passed an ordinance allowing them in city limits. For Anthoney, keeping the chickens means having good eggs, but his wife and children look at them as pets. Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

It’s been nearly four years since the chickens came home to roost in Idaho Falls. By all appearances, it’s going well. The urban chicken trend has continued to gain in... More >>

Idaho Falls Bandits out fielder Jalen Fuhriman dives to make a catch during a game against the Minico Storm earlier this month.

Joldy Watts admits that winning the past two American Legion Baseball Double-A state tournaments wasn’t the ultimate goal for his Idaho Falls Bandits. The veteran coach just wanted... More >>

Elise Rida Musomandera shows off some of her merchandise Wednesday at Sylvia Medina’s office in Idaho Falls. Musomandera is a recipient of the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women’s Peace through Business program internship. She is visiting Idaho to learn how to improve her business, Oela, back in Rawanda. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

As a child, Elise Rida Musomandera watched her neighbors kill. By the time she was 10-years-old, 50 members of her family fell victim to a massacre that was the Rwandan genocide, which... More >>

fishing Yellowstone
Firehole river
Yellowstone National Park

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – Mike Cox has a superstition about fishing. If you want to catch a fish, you can have only one expression on your face — a smile. So on a... More >>

Brian Ross, left, and his son Danny Ross have competed in 36 different races together, nine of which were triathlons. Danny’s specially designed chair was made in Selah, Wash,. and cost about $6,000. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

BLACKFOOT — Twelve-year-old Danny Ross can’t play baseball, shoot hoops or swing a bat, but that hasn’t held the Roosevelt, Utah, resident back. Danny, alongside his... More >>
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