Olivia Islas, right, and Emilee Lund, center, treat Lexi Ferrin for injuries during a mock car accident in their fundamentals of health occupations class Monday at the Technical Careers High School in Idaho Falls. The class is part of the school’s new EMT program. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

“Sir, what hurts?” Kyla Rushin, 17, took charge of the two-vehicle, two-person car accident Monday. Nearby, another first responder attended to a 17-year-old woman with a... More >>

On Thursday, a 13-year-old grizzly sow and her two cubs were trapped near Chester after being found getting into fruit trees. The sow was euthanized as she had repeatedly been found getting into human-related food. The cubs are in captivity and are expected to be relocated for a second time. Courtesy Idaho Department of FIsh and Game.

A 13-year-old sow grizzly was euthanized Thursday after repeatedly venturing on to private property and pilfering apples. Her two yearling cubs are being held in captivity while... More >>


Magistrate Judge James Barrett ordered a psychological evaluation be conducted on Matthew Burgett, the Blackfoot man who is charged with six counts of possessing explosive devices and one... More >>

Visitors await the eruption of Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park. Both Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks set all-time visitor records this year, with three months to spare. Courtesy Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park has smashed its annual visitation record set in 2010 with three months to go in the year. Grand Teton National Park also exceeded its previous annual attendance... More >>

After 90 years of being owned by the Brady family, the Post Co. is being sold to Adams Publishing Group. The sale is expected to be finalized Nov. 1. Post Register file

©Post Register Next month the Post Co. will be purchased by Adams Publishing Group LLC, a family-owned media company based in St. Louis Park, Minn. Included in the sale will be... More >>
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Nineteen ninety-two was an eventful year. Barry Bonds signed with my beloved San...

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In this Sept. 18, 2015 photo, Halloween products are displayed in the entrance of a store at the Saara street market in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For visitors capable of prying themselves off Copacabanas golden sands, the neighborhood, known in Portuguese as Centro is a fascinating detour. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For most visitors to Rio de Janeiro, and even for many...

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FILE- In this Oct. 2, 2015, file photo, President Barack Obama takes questions from members of the media in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. Buried in the 1,915-page defense policy bill are major changes that could affect more than 1 million members of the military and their families. Obama has threatened to veto the legislation as part of a larger budget debate on Capitol Hill. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Buried in the 1,915-page defense policy bill are major changes...

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In this Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 photo, from left, Jo Armstrong, Julie Armstrong, Skylar Armstrong, Amelia Anderson, Nathan Anderson, Westley Armstrong and Dean Anderson sit together for a game at their home in Tucson, Ariz. At 42 with a blended family of five, Nathan Anderson runs an acupuncture clinic with his wife, Julie, also an acupuncturist. Combined, their monthly student loans bills approach $1,700. "More than we spend on groceries and kind of like having a second mortgage," Nathan said. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre’s ticket...

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This Aug. 3, 2015 photo shows tortilla crusted tilapia with pickled red onions and crema in Concord, NH. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead)

Given how quickly it cooks, fish stands out as the perfect candidate for a weeknight meal...

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Billings fly fisherman John Kemmick wets his line on the Tongue River below the dam near Decker, Mont., Sept. 5, 2015. The river in southeastern Montana is often overlooked by anglers and floaters in favor of the state's more popular western streams, yet the Tongue provides a varied fishery and beautifully stark landscape. (Brett French/The Billings Gazette via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

BILINGS, Mont. (AP) — When the threat of snow cooled the urge for a weekend...



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Liberty University raises chickens at campus farm

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Alicia Cripe looks over Cornish Rock Cross chicks Sept. 10 at the Campus Farm at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. The farm has 160 new chicks that arrived by mail from Ohio earlier this month.

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Black eyes, orange beaks, white wings and yellow down — these are the features of the ever-shifting, ever-cheeping landscape inside a wooden brooder box at Liberty University Campus Farm.

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