Blackfoot Makers Market scheduled for SaturdayAn outdoor craft market is set for 8 a.m. Saturday at Paisley Cakes, 1800 E. Airport Road in Blackfoot.

Eastern Idaho regional health officials on Thursday punted a decision to mandate masks until a later date, instead deciding they would soon vote to recommend face masks, which health officials already have been urging for months.

Editor’s note: This story was written before the Idaho Falls City Council met Thursday to consider making face masks mandatory.

Museum officials will hold a “Save the Iona Historical Museum” event this Saturday to raise money for the facility. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 5293 Rockwood Ave. in Iona.

BILLINGS, Mont. — A U.S. appeals court said Wednesday that a federal judge was right to restore protections for about 700 grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region of the Rocky Mountains, after federal officials sought to turn over management of the animals to states that would have allowed th…

Cole Fryar received his learner’s permit late last week. The 14-year-old was moving from Ammon to Shelley this summer and wanted to make sure he was able to start driving before he attends Shelley High School.

Idaho Falls City Council on Thursday will consider making face masks mandatory in public spaces, as a growing number of Idaho cities are doing as the state’s COVID-19 caseload soars, according to an agenda posted on the city website on Tuesday evening.

BOISE — For a time in Idaho, it seemed like the worst of the coronavirus pandemic could be over. After an initial onslaught of confirmed cases in the spring, by June numbers had dropped to a point that state leaders felt comfortable allowing businesses to reopen and life to get back to nearl…

Firefighters quickly contained a wildfire near Hamer on Friday and another, larger one near Howe is partially contained but still burning.

Idaho Falls, ID: At 5:40 a.m. on July 5, 2020, the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to a structure fire located on the 1000 block of Terry Drive in Idaho Falls. The call came into dispatch from one of the neighbors who stated that the garage door …

To help conserve cutthroat trout, officials from the Gardiner Ranger District and Custer Gallatin National Forest are planning to replace two culverts on Yellowstone River tributaries this summer.

Editor’s note: On the eve of the United States of America’s 244th birthday, the Post Register is republishing the Declaration of Independence.

The Fourth of July marks the celebration of the American freedoms written into the Declaration of Independence 244 years ago. The Post Register asked David Adler, Ph.D., a constitutional scholar and author from Idaho Falls, for his thoughts on the significance of the document given the signi…

The Howe Peak Fire is approximately 1,000 acres and growing. The fire is moving north along both sides of Highway 33 towards Howe, Idaho. Butte County Sheriff is evacuating Howe. Highway 33 is closed from Howe to the junction of Highway 26. Rocky Mountain Power has shut off power to Howe. Fi…

Reports that Russia offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan are "grossly inaccurate," according to the chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

The cleanup contractor at the U.S. Department of Energy desert site west of Idaho Falls has finished processing the liquid waste there known as “squeezeants.”