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WASHINGTON (AP) — Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, moving to secure more money for his long-promised wall by exercising a broad interpretation of his presidential powers that is certain …

ASHTON — Blue skies and excited dogs led to great racing for the 21 racers who competed Friday during the 102nd American Dog Derby in Ashton. The event is the oldest All-American dog sled race.

At Rexburg, second-seeded Rigby avenged two regular-season losses to rival Madison, defeating the No. 1 Bobcats 54-44 in 5A District 5-6 tournament game on Thursday night. With the win, Rigby (19-4) earned a trip to the state tournament. Madison (20-3) drops to the loser’s bracket and will h…

BOISE--During the last practice before leaving for the 4A girls basketball state tournament in Boise, Hillcrest head coach Alan Sargent described first-round opponent Minico as “explosive.”

Last week, when I was writing my column, I had no idea that a legislator would introduce a b… Read more

Jerry: How are things going with the Idaho Falls Civic Auditorium renovations? I know you se… Read more