The City of Idaho Falls Water Division will repair a leaking water service in the 200 block of 1st Street between its intersection with Lee Avenue and Emerson Avenue beginning at 1:00 AM on Thursday, October 18.

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On October 14, 2018, Idaho State Police made a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 20 near Idaho Falls. During the course of the traffic stop, 117 pounds of packaged marijuana and a small amount of methamphetamine was discovered. The driver, Javier Luna-Gutierrez, 25, of Visalia, CA was arrested fo…

Governor C. L. “Butch” Otter announced today that he asked for - and has received - the resignation of Blake Fischer as an Idaho Department of Fish and Game Commissioner. Fisher came under intense criticism for graphic photos taken during an African hunting trip he participated in last month.

Twenty-five years ago, October 11, 1993, Sandi Crane walked into the Custer County Sheriffs to report that she could not find her nine year daughter Stephanie. Stephanie had just celebrated her 9th birthday on September 28, 1993. This year she would be celebrating her 34th birthday.

At approximately 6:15 a.m. this morning, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the area of 60th E. and Sunnyside Road to a report of suspicious male hitchhiking.

Idaho National Laboratory announced today nearly $3.9 million in funding for 13 university-led projects to develop instrumentation and tools needed to monitor and conduct experiments in a proposed fast spectrum test reactor.

International Isotopes Inc. has announced it has recently been awarded more than a dozen contracts for various types of radiological field services involving sealed radioactive source recovery operations. The value of these contracts total more than $1.6 million dollars and most of this cont…

In July, Naval Reactors, a joint program of the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of Navy (DON), announced the selection of Fluor Marine Propulsion LLC, as the new DOE and DON contractor for the Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Fluor Marine Propulsion LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of…

The Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation is awarded $945,000 by the Idaho Falls Redevelopment Agency for downtown projects, including street improvements and parking technology. Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation exists to promote and care for the downtown area by promoting…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson voted this week for a series of bills aimed at protecting and expanding the historic wins accomplished by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017. Between the three bills, the “Tax Reform 2.0” package makes permanent the individual income ta…

Construction crews have temporarily closed Westhill Avenue this morning, from Pancheri Drive to Brenthaven Street. The closure is necessary for water and storm sewer line installations.

Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday evening, Bingham County Sheriff's Deputies in the Firth area came in contact with 22-year-old Juan Santos-Quintero, who was wanted in connection to a string of armed robbery incidents in the Idaho Falls area.

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

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…

The temple will be located east of Satterfield Drive and Butte Street in Pocatello in a new subdivision known as Crestview Estates – Division 2, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced today, Thursday, Sept. 6.

Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for an elderly male in the area of S. Bellin Rd. and Barbary Ln. 70 year old Jerry Edson has been missing for over an hour and may have walked away from his residence. Deputies are in the area searching and an Alert Sense message has been se…

The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating 51 year old Steven R. Davis of Idaho Falls.  Mr. Davis was reported missing yesterday by family who are concerned for his well-being and believe he may have been in the Fall Creek area of Swan Valley as recent as…

The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating and checking the welfare of 40 year old Brandy Wertz of Idaho Falls. Brandy was reported as missing by friends who were concerned for her well-being on September 2nd. Deputies have been attempting to locate her t…

Around 7:30 p.m. this evening, a man in his 20s called Idaho Falls Public Safety Dispatch and reported that on the 700 block of Lindsay Boulevard, two men allegedly brandished weapons, threatened his life and then took off in a white sedan. Police have apprehended two men responsible for the…

IDAHO FALLS — Industrial hydrogen is closer to being produced more efficiently, thanks to findings outlined in a new paper published by Idaho National Laboratory researchers. In the paper, Dr. Dong Ding and his colleagues detailed advances in the production of hydrogen, which is used in oil …

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. — Calling all photographers. Come share your spectacular Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem photos at the 16th Annual Fall Photo Festival. The festival will be held at 7 p.m. on September 12, 2018, at the West Yellowstone Visitor Information Center.

Current Situation: Firefighters on the Rabbit Foot Fire have successfully limited fire growth in many places using both hand tools and water from pumps, hoses, and helicopters. This work is not reflected in the official containment yet because the steep terrain and heavy vegetation require a…

Early this morning at approximately 3:30am, Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies, Swan Valley Fire and Idaho Falls Ambulance responded to the area of Mile Post 368 on Highway 26 to a 2 vehicle injury crash. Emergency personnel arrived and found that a newer white Dodge Pickup headed west col…

BOISE – Governor C. L. “Butch” Otter’s Office facilitated a productive meeting today with the Idaho Sheriffs’ Association, the Idaho Chiefs of Police Association, Idaho State Police, Idaho Association of Counties, the Idaho Transportation Department and other stakeholders to discuss ongoing …

The fire danger rating for Grand Teton National Park, Bridger-Teton National Forest and the rest of the Teton Interagency Dispatch Area has decreased to high. Recent rain and cooler temperatures across the area have lowered the fire danger; however significant moisture is still needed to red…

Gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan is coming to Idaho Falls on Sept. 4 to speak with voters and deliver a speech. The event will be hosted by Dr. Kenneth Krell, Alice Pike and the Bonneville County Democrats, at 7711 S. 1 st E. in Idaho Falls, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.