On Friday, Sept. 21, at approximately 1:11 a.m., Idaho Falls Police Officers were dispatched to a robbery alarm at Common Cents located at 1940 W. Broadway. Officers arrived and spoke with the clerk, who advised a man entered the store with a black handgun and took money and cigarettes.

POCATELLO — A week before Idaho State University football players come back to Pocatello for the Bengals’ homecoming game against Big Sky Conference opponent Northern Arizona, the school’s president has invited all alumni to come home, too.

A frontage road will be built parallel to Highway 20, starting from Madison High School in Rexburg and running to Yellowstone Bear World.

BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 20, 2018 – The Idaho Department of Correction is searching for a St. Anthony Work Camp inmate who walked away from his job in the community

BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU: Volunteers needed to help with special events, 208-523-9754.

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — Today at 5:05 p.m., the Transient Reactor Test (TREAT) Facility at Idaho National Laboratory (INL) pulsed for a few seconds, subjecting a small capsule of light water reactor fuel to radiation and heat. The test marked the return of a capability that is critical to the U…

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Idaho officials are still negotiating with the federal government to allow the sale of cheaper health insurance plans in the state that don’t meet all of the Affordable Care Act’s requirements.

For roughly an hour Monday, attorneys in Boise’s U.S. District Court argued for and against a preliminary injunction blocking a new Idaho law requiring doctors to report extensive personal information to the state about women who have had past abortions.

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AARP TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: Volunteers needed to provide free tax assistance, 208-589-1554.

Current Situation: Firefighters have made excellent progress on the Rabbit Foot Fire over the past week. Dozer rehabilitation work is complete as well as rehabilitation in Silver Creek. Rehabilitation continues on other portions of the fire, including work with the excavator. Backhauling of …

The wildfire burning near Pocatello Regional Airport has been extinguished, but the destruction left by the blaze will be long remembered by the residents whose properties were scorched by the flames. 

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The chairman of the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation is on a mission to make sure hundreds of tribal members who were killed by U.S. troops in the 1863 Bear River Massacre are never forgotten with a new cultural center in southeastern Idaho.

The number of bison in Yellowstone National Park is down from last year and is at the upper end of the range park officials say makes for a manageable population.

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The Idaho Falls U.S. Postal Service expects to hire at least four new seasonal workers in Idaho Falls and 137 across the entire state in preparation for the coming holiday season.

A bill directing the U.S. Department of Energy to work with the private sector to develop advanced nuclear reactors more quickly passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday and now heads to the president’s desk.

Next year’s federal Energy and Water budget, which includes hundreds of millions for Idaho National Laboratory programs, has passed both houses of Congress and is heading to the president’s desk.

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Bart Whiting has taken his fair share of hits over his 18 years as a law enforcement officer. Accidents and injuries are part of the job. Whiting said he doesn’t take the injuries personally, but they have affected his life.

On September 12, 2018 at about 10 a.m., the Bingham County Sheriff’s Dispatch center received a report of a person with a gun at the exit 89 off ramp. While units were in-route, we received another call that a person had been car jacked at the Riverton Road overpass by two males. The subject…

LEWISTON — Nez Perce County Sheriff Joe Rodriguez is throwing down the gauntlet and withholding county tax dollars from paying for driver’s license services provided by the state that have been plagued by frequent delays.