District 25 eliminates school-of-choice policy

The School District 25 Board of Trustees held a meeting Wednesday night at Pocatello High school during which they eliminated a decades-old school-of-choice policy. The board eventually decided to table its decision on school boundary changes until a later date. Shelbie Harris / Idaho State Journal

POCATELLO — A unanimous decision by the Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25 Board of Trustees on Wednesday eliminated a 2-decade-old policy that allowed students to choose what high school they wanted to attend.

Tax credits attached to Bonneville project

Construction on an approximately $11 million project to renovate the Bonneville Hotel is expected to begin in September and conclude a year later. Monte LaOrange /mlaorange@postregister.com

It’s hard not to notice construction of the multimillion dollar mixed-use retail space at Broadway Street and Memorial Drive. This year, expect similar activity at the nearby Bonneville Hotel.



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