Work on Bonneville Joint School District 93’s new high school has been underway for several weeks. Crews have been preparing the grounds for construction of the $63.5 million project. Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

Bonneville Joint School District 93 ceremoniously broke ground today on its soon-to-be largest comprehensive high school. If all goes according to plan, the school’s front doors... More >>

Friends and supporter of Jack Yantis, pictured here, donated more than $16,500 to a GoFundMe account for the family after his death. Courtesy photo

Two Adams County sheriff’s deputies won’t face criminal charges in the death of a 62-year-old rancher, the Idaho Attorney General’s Office said Friday. “There is... More >>

Spanish fans play the highly addictive Pokemon Go game during a gathering in central Madrid, Spain, Thursday, July 28, 2016, to play the computer game. In the game players try to capture, battle, and train virtual creatures in their real world locations using the GPS and camera on their smart devices. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The creators of “Pokemon Go” say they’re working to remove real-world locations that don’t wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation... More >>

Kyle Olson organized local tattoo shops to join forces and self-regulate for cleanliness and best tattooing practices. Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

Tattoos can serve as a lasting memory of something important; an accomplishment, a loved one, a pivotal period in one’s life. Unfortunately, sometimes that lasting memory is an... More >>

The Great Feeder Canal head gate underwent reconstruction in 2015. Though work finished in spring, public access to the head gate bridge hasn’t been restored. The public had access to the road for more than 100 years prior to headgates construction.

A spat between Jefferson County and the Great Feeder Canal Company Board of Directors has escalated as both sides refuse to find common ground. The Jefferson County Commission took the... More >>
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Jimmy Walker reacts to his putt on the seventh hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A drab year for Jimmy Walker took a turn for the worse two...

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In this May 23, 2016 photo, arborist Jim Clark inches up a giant sequoia to collect new growth from its canopy in the southern Sierra Nevada near Camp Nelson, Calif. Clark volunteers with Archangel Ancient Tree Archive, a nonprofit group that collects genetic samples from ancient trees and clones them in a lab to be planted in the forest. The group believes the giant sequoias and costal redwoods are blessed with some of the heartiest genetics of any trees on earth and that propagating them will help reverse climate change. (AP Photo/Scott Smith)

CAMP NELSON, Calif. (AP) — At the foot of a giant sequoia in California’s...

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FILE - In a Tuesday, July 5, 2016 file photo, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., speaks during a news conference, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. On Sunday, July 24, 2016, Wasserman Schultz announced she would step down as DNC chairwoman at the end of the party's convention. Her resignation follows the leak of some 19,000 emails, presumably stolen by hackers and posted to the website Wikileaks, that suggest the DNC favored Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

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This July 2016 photo shows classic Swiss fondue in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Katie Workman. (Katie Workman via AP)

Food as fashion has never made a lot of sense to me. Kale is out (no, not really),...

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Death Valley National Park is one of several national parks designated as a Dark Sky Park, with significantly dark skies over a broad area and a commitment to keep them that way. Terry Thomas

Throughout the millennia, the night sky has always been a place of inspiration. But the...

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In this photo taken on Thursday, July 28, 2016, the Palace Theatre in London shows advertising for the new Harry Potter play. Nine years after J.K. Rowling's final novel about the boy wizard, Harry has returned, on the stage and the page - and he's still producing commercial alchemy. "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," a two-part stage drama that picks up 19 years after the novels ended, has its gala opening Saturday at London's Palace Theatre, and is all-but sold out through December 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

LONDON (AP) — There are fans with wands and wizard costumes, midnight book parties...

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Promoter brought rodeo back home

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Judd Mortensen poses at the Mile High PBR in Prescott Valley, Ariz. An Idaho Falls native, Mortensen now lives in Arizona but he's back each year to help get the War Bonnet Roundup going.

Judd Mortensen helped bring back the War Bonnet Roundup six years ago and he is in it for the long haul.

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