A bearded dragon named Kyna, is seen at Saving Scales on Friday. Saving Scales is a reptile rescue operation that takes in reptiles that are sick or whose owners can no longer care for them, nursing them back to health and trying to find them homes. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

“Come in!” Alicia Kelly said. Her mother, Cassandra Christian, stood in the living room of their Idaho Falls home with Jareth, a Colombian red-tailed boa constrictor,... More >>

A sign for Hathaway Homes is seen on Dec. 6. The manufactured home and RV dealer, along with its owners and associated companies, has filed for bankruptcy. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

Editor’s note: This is part two of a three-part series of articles profiling consumer issues with Hathaway Homes Group one of the region’s largest dealers of manufactured and... More >>

Rigby’s Braden Youngstrom poses for a portrait on Tuesday. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

Mountain View High School football coach Judd Benedick has coached 22 years in Boise, and he said he’s never seen a running back quite like Rigby’s Braden Youngstrom.... More >>

Steve Dahms stands in the empty field on the outskirts of Idaho Falls where he intended to place the used manufactured home he wanted to purchase from Hathaway Homes Group. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

Editor’s note: This is part one of a three-part series of articles profiling consumer issues with Hathaway Homes Group, one of the region’s largest dealers of manufactured and... More >>

The Montana State University-led nationwide Eclipse Ballooning Project used devices called radiosondes to study how the eclipse affected temperature, pressure and humidity in an area of Earth’s atmosphere called the planetary boundary layer, where the absorption of sunlight by the ground generates wind and other weather. In this photo a balloon rises above the Tetons in Wyoming. (MSU photo by Kelly Gorham.)

BOZEMAN, Mont. — At a major news conference Monday, Angela Des Jardins revealed new scientific results from experiments conducted during the 2017 total solar eclipse. Angela Des... More >>
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Aaron Swisher, a Boise resident and Democrat who is running for Idaho’s 2nd Congressional District seat, talks to voters at Villa Coffeehouse on Saturday in Ammon on a tour announcing his candidacy.

AMMON — Aaron Swisher views income inequality as America’s biggest problem,...

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In this Nov. 29, 2017 photo, Debbie Faulkner shares a moment with her dogs that she has rescued at her ranch in Crawford, Colo. Faulkner is the owner of the Black Canyon Animal Sanctuary and founder of the Silver Whiskers program where senior pets are paired with senior citizens. (Chancey Bush/The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel via AP)

CRAWFORD, Colo. (AP) — Bette Cyr reached a point in her life when she realized she...

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FILE - In this March 3, 2017 file photo, Del. Dan Morhaim talks to reporters in Annapolis, Md. after the Maryland House of Delegates voted 138-0 to reprimand him for acting "contrary to the principles" of Maryland's ethical standards by not disclosing his work as a paid consultant for a marijuana company while he was working on marijuana policy. State lawmakers around the country have introduced and supported policies that help their own businesses, their employers and sometimes their personal finances, according to an analysis of financial disclosure forms and legislative votes by the Center for Public Integrity and The Associated Press. The news organizations’ examination of lawmakers’ outside income found numerous examples in which their votes also happened to promote their private interests. (AP Photo/Brian Witte, File)

A recent change in Iowa’s tax code spared Mark Chelgren’s machine shop,...

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Idaho Falls KeyBank employees joined colleague Lynda Fennern in presenting a $5,000 donation to the Bonneville Education Foundation, Fennern, a 25-year KeyBank veteran, has served as a board member and treasurer of the Bonneville Education Foundation since 2006. The KeyBank employees pictured, and their lengths of tenure, are Kristine Cottle, 23 years; Tonya Oram, 30 years; Sonya Hawley, 30 years; Veronica Owen, 13 years; Teresa Reynolds, 17 years; Jonette Pond, 15 years; and Fennern. courtesy KeyBank

The historic Blackfoot water towers will get a face-lift after Bingham Memorial Hospital...

Food & Home

This Nov. 29, 2017 photo shows an under pressure quickie chicken and rice in New York. Whether you make the Spanish staple, Arroz con Pollo or make up your own version, it is soul-satisfying and perfect for the cooler weather. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Karmel)

Chicken and Rice is having a moment. Whether you make the Spanish staple, Arroz con Pollo...

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Sam Painter skis across a narrow footbridge on the way to Ski Lake on the east side of the Teton Range. (Jerry Painter photo)

Current conditions for cross-country skiers and skate skiers are leaning toward the crappy...



In this image released by 20th Century Fox, Tom Hanks portrays Ben Bradlee in a scene from "The Post." (Niko Tavernise/20th Century Fox via AP)

“The Post ” is kind of like the Yankees of movies. A Steven Spielberg directed...

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