The University of Michigan solar car team made an unannounced stop at Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve last month. “We received a surprise visit from the University of Michigan solar car team today,” according to a June 21 post on the Monument’s Facebook page. Facebook / Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

Solar-powered vehicle teams from across the U.S. and around the world will stop in Arco on Thursday as part of the American Solar Challenge. The teams will rest for the night and then... More >>

Rick Eagle poses for a photo while sitting in his White Motor Company bus on July 12. The yellow car at left is a 1920 Model T Speedster. “I can’t stop. It’s one of things like hunting or golfing,” Eagle said. “It’s a good way to spend time and wake up and go do.” Eagle bought and refurbished his first car, a 1930 Model A, at 14 years old. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

From the outside, Richard Eagle’s Idaho Falls home looks like a typical residence. Just a small, red brick house that wouldn’t draw the attention of passers-by.  But... More >>

An illustration depiction of the Idaho Falls Events Center. The center is anticipated to cost $54 million and have about 5,000 seats. courtesy the Idaho Falls Events Center

The Idaho Falls Auditorium District feasibility study draft presentation from Convention Sports... More >>

President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsinki that he doesn't see why Russia would have interfered in the 2016 U.S. elections.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump backed away from his public undermining of American intelligence... More >>

FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2013 file photo, attorney Thomas Clay, center, Yolanda Costner, left, and Cassaundra Cooper, right, leave a Legislative Research Commission meeting in Frankfort, Ky. Costner and Cooper filed sexual harassment complaints against western Kentucky lawmaker John Arnold. Cooper wonders why voters would re-elect public officials accused of sexual misconduct, or simply choose to ignore the allegations. (AP Photo/Roger Alford)

ATLANTA (AP) — Allegations of sexual misconduct against Kentucky lawmakers have become so common that the statehouse has seemed more like a frat house: Seven have faced accusations,... More >>
previous next

 TOP HEADLINES                          Local | West | Nation & World

Today's Headlines

 SPORTS          High School | Prep Stats | College | Pro | Recreation


Houston Astros George Springer (4) congratulates Houston Astros Alex Bregman (2) on Bregman's solo home run during the tenth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A record 10 home runs . A slew of strikeouts. The all-or-...

Smart Living

News In Depth

FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk during the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang, Vietnam. The outcome of the first summit between the unpredictable first-term American president and Russia’s steely-eyed longtime leader is anybody’s guess. With no set agenda, the summit could veer between spectacle and substance. As Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin head into their meeting, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Helsinki, here’s a look at what each president may be hoping to achieve: (Jorge Silva/Pool Photo via AP, File)

HELSINKI (AP) — The outcome of the first summit between the unpredictable first-term...

 BUSINESS                                            Shoptalk | People in Business


Visitors use smartphones to photograph Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park in this Aug. 25, 2015, photo. Cellular phone service in Yellowstone National Park will see improvements this summer, the Bozeman (Mont.) Daily Chronicle reports. Jim Peaco / Yellowstone National Park

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Cellular phone service in Yellowstone National Park will see...

Food & Home

This undated photo provided by America's Test Kitchen in July 2018 shows pasta with kale and sunflower seed pesto in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook “Cooking At Home With Bridget And Julia.” (Carl Tremblay/America's Test Kitchen via AP)

Although most people think of pesto as an Italian sauce made with herbs (most famously,...

 OUTDOORS                              Idaho Trails | In the Woods

A grizzly bear walks through a huckleberry patch. Courtesy Idaho Fish and Game

It’s that time of year again — the huckleberries are arriving. If you’re...



Courtesy of Sun Valley Center for the Arts Big Head Todd and the Monsters Courtesy Sun Valley Center for the Arts

Big Head Todd to perform in Ketchum The rock band Big Head Todd and Monsters is...

Farm & Ranch