Idaho Falls resident Ron Baker, 90, tours the Post Register printing plant on Thursday. Baker worked for the paper for more than 40 years before leaving in 1989. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

The Post Register has been part of Ron Baker’s life for as long as he can remember. The 90-year-old always has been an avid Post Register reader, although he’s noticed the... More >>

The FBI is investigating Corrections Corporation of America, which ran the Idaho State Correctional Institution outside Boise. The state chose not to do a criminal investigation after learning CCA understaffed the state prison in violation of its contract. A forensic audit found CCA left more than 26,000 hours of mandatory guard posts unstaffed or insufficiently covered, and recommended an expanded probe. CHARLIE LITCHFIELD / The Associated Press file

Idaho is one of eight states without an agency or independent commission to oversee state ethics laws. It is one of three states with no financial disclosure requirements for state,... More >>

ALTERNATE CROP TO CIP101 - Rescue workers work on debris of the Germanwings jet at the crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France, Thursday, March 26, 2015. The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and intentionally rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps, ignoring the captains frantic pounding on the cockpit door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thursday. In a split second, he killed all 150 people aboard the plane. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

PARIS (AP) — Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and... More >>

U.S. Army Col. Daniel King addresses the news media about charges against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl at Fort Bragg, N.C., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Bergdahl, who abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held captive for five years by the Taliban, was charged Wednesday by the U.S. military with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy and could get life in prison if convicted. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl said he was tortured repeatedly in the five years he was held captive by the Taliban: beaten with a copper cable, chained, held in a cage... More >>

FILE - In this June 4, 2014 file photo, flags and balloons marking the release from captivity of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl adorn the sidewalk outside a shop in the soldier's hometown of Hailey, Idaho. The Army sergeant who abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held captive by the Taliban for five years will be court martialed on charges of desertion and avoiding military service, a U.S. official said Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff, File)

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Before he was a soldier and a captive, before he faced military desertion charges, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was a local kid living near a small Idaho town. Although... More >>
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North Carolina players Theo Pinson (1), Isaiah Hicks (22) and forward Brice Johnson (11) celebrate after the team defeated Arkansas 87-78 during an NCAA tournament third round basketball game Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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Kirk Garrett (left) and Rich Wyman have toured through Texas and New Mexico this month. “Dueling Pianos Everywhere” was founded in 2002. The duo is based in Salt Lake City and frequently plays in venues all over Idaho. This will be their second time in Idaho Falls since February 2014. Photos courtesy of “Dueling Pianos Everywhere”

Two piano players are coming to Idaho Falls for a duel, but they’re not dueling with...

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