Damien Stonhill, a Hillcrest senior who was accepted by the Air Force Academy, the Naval Academy and West Point, poses for a photo Tuesday. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

Damien Stonhill has been interested in joining the military for a long time. “Probably because I think serving my country is an important thing,” said the 18-year-old Ammon... More >>

This image is from a current Tommy Ahlquist for governor ad that targets Ahlquist’s leading rivals for the GOP nomination for governor of Idaho, Raul Labrador and Brad Little. Screen shot

BOISE – Candidates for governor of Idaho have been filling the airwaves with campaign commercials, and as the May 15 Idaho primary election approaches, many have gone on the attack... More >>

Deputy Michael Sibbett checks his computer while wearing a body camera at the Idaho Falls Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday. “I’d rather have it than not,” Sibbetts said. The sheriff’s office currently has eight cameras but would like to get to 60. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

A new law passed by Idaho’s Legislature last month has local law enforcement looking at the best way to balance the cost of storing evidentiary video footage.  House Bill 499... More >>

From left, Julie Ellsworth, Vicky McIntyre, and Tom Kealey debate during the “Idaho Debates” between the GOP candidates for state treasurer, on Idaho Public TV on Thursday. Aaron Kunz / Idaho Public Television

Three Republican candidates vying to become the state’s next treasurer traded barbs and defended their backgrounds Thursday during their first and only televised debate. The... More >>

Darrell Brown, of Southeast Fly Fishers, shows Logan Grose, 10, and Isaiah Grose how to tie a fly during the East Idaho Fly Tying/Fly Fishing Expo at the Shilo Inn on Friday. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

The 25th annual East Idaho Fly Tying/Fly Fishing Expo got off to a busy start Friday at the Shilo Inn. The event, which each year draws top tiers from around the state, the nation and... More >>
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The Keefer Park Doughboy has been standing in St. Anthony since 1922. Lisa Dayley Smith / Rexburg Standard Journal

ST. ANTHONY — The Keefer Park Doughboy is another $2,000 closer to getting a major...

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Aubrey Scott clears 11 feet in girls pole vault during the Bonneville Invite at Thunder Stadium on Friday. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

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In this Thursday, April 19, 2018 photo, Najla Sultan bin Awwad works at Sephora in Riyadh. The mother of two in her 30s started working for the first time a year ago at the store, says even women who cover their face with a veil are becoming bolder in public, wearing colored contact lenses, eyelashes and drawing their eyeliner they way they want.(AP Photo/Aya Batrawy)

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Green lipstick, blue lipstick and 40 shades of...

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This April 16, 2018 photo shows a newly purchased queen bee, shown marked with white paint on her back in a queen cage, near Langley, Wash. Worker bees eventually will eat a piece of candy placed as a cork on the back of the cage so the queen can be released for egg laying. Queens can live more than five years but their vitality declines with age. (Dean Fosdick via AP)

By Dean Fosdick Associated Press Spring is the busiest time of year for bees and...

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