BLACKFOOT — A man was taken into custody Friday afternoon on charges involving a shots fired incident at a local convenience store Thursday night. Edward P. Casteel, 30, was taken into custody in the Shelley area and booked into the Bingham County Jail on felony charges of aggravated assault…

BLACKFOOT — In perhaps the most contentious Blackfoot mayoral election in recent memory, Marc Carroll was re-elected Tuesday night to another four-year term over challenger Craig Stuart.

BLACKFOOT — Blackfoot voters go to the polls Tuesday to decide who will serve as the city’s mayor in a runoff election between incumbent Marc Carroll and challenger Craig Stuart.

BLACKFOOT — A group of protesters gathered in the east parking lot at Patriot Field Saturday afternoon on the third stop of a caravan through southeast Idaho to speak out against COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

BLACKFOOT — Blackfoot Mayor Marc Carroll had the audience to himself Monday night at the Bingham County Senior Center during a mayoral forum sponsored by the Greater Blackfoot Area Chamber of Commerce in advance of the Nov. 30 runoff election, spending an hour answering questions from the au…

FORT HALL— On Thursday, November 25, 2021 at about 6:50 a.m., Fort Hall Fish and Game Warden reported a one-vehicle rollover involving a White Dodge pickup truck, located on the east side of the railroad tracks on Highway 91 and Broncho Road on the Fort Hall Reservation. One male occupant wa…

Driving from Blackfoot to almost anywhere in southern Idaho, we’ll eventually travel through wide swaths of sagebrush, sometimes stretching as far as the eye can see. To most folks, this landscape appears as an uninteresting, dull, gray-green mass of shrubs. To animals dependent on sagebrush…

BLACKFOOT – What do you do when a team comes to town whose star player plays point guard and the offense starts and sometimes ends with that player controlling the offense? If you are the Blackfoot Lady Broncos, you simply put Izzy Arave on that player one on one and dare the other team to score.

BLACKFOOT – There is a true brother-hood in Rodeo. The cowboys in each event help each other out, whether it is with the loan of a horse, helping saddle up in the rough stock events or just being there and being supportive of one another. There is no other sport like rodeo with this strong o…

BLACKFOOT – When students, especially student-athletes, make their plans for senior projects, you can only hope that the project will have a real service attached to it so the student learns the value of service to the community and about giving back.

BLACKFOOT – Bull riding is one of the most exciting and popular of the events that will be held at the National Finals Rodeo and to nobody’s surprise, Sage Kimzey is the leader of the pack heading to Las Vegas for the week-long National Finals.