Longtime news anchor Karole Honas will be signing off for the last time on August 28. She will be retiring from Channel 8 after 30 years.

Just after 1 am on 08/04/20 Blackfoot City Police were dispatched to the area of Pacific Street and Spruce Street for a report of an attempted robbery (vehicle). Upon arrival, officers learned that a male subject later identified as 20 YOA Jose A. Moreno attempted to force the victim out of …

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On Saturday August 1st, 2020, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to five different water rescue events on the Snake River and at the Palisades Reservoir. The first of which was located above the Byington Boat Ramp on the Snake River, east of Ririe, where a jet boat was stuck on r…

Idaho Falls, ID: At 1:24 a.m. on August 2, 2020, the Idaho Falls Fire Department and Idaho Falls Police Department were dispatched to the 700 block of Melrose Drive for a structure fire. Neighbors reported flames coming out of the garage and the back of the home. They told dispatch they coul…

Eastern Idaho Public Health (EIPH) has confirmed the death of a male in his 90s from Bonneville County due to complications of COVID-19. The individual passed away under the care of hospice. Out of respect to his family, no additional details will be released. "We at EIPH share our deepest c…

POCATELLO — Andrew Welch, 46, of Idaho Falls, pleaded guilty to knowingly and fraudulently concealing assets in a bankruptcy proceeding and agreed to immediately forfeit $25,000 to the United States, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced today. Welch was indicted by a federal grand jury in P…

At approximately 1:00 a.m. this morning, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies in the Ammon Division responded to an apartment in the 2700 block of Eagle Dr. where a domestic disturbance took place between a man and woman. It was reported the woman, identified as 36 year old Stacy D. Quillen,…

On Saturday, July 25, 2020, at approximately 4:49 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle, fatality crash, westbound on US20 at Red Rock Road, in Island Park.

On June 22, 2020, Idaho Falls Police Dispatch received a call from a person who stated that a woman had stopped them on the street and asked them to call 911. The woman appeared to have been severely beaten and had cuts on her face and told the person she had been held hostage and had just escaped.

Earlier Wednesday morning, Idaho Falls Police Officers arrested Dakota Clifford, a 24-year-old Idaho Falls resident, for Felony Aggravated Assault, Felony Eluding, Misdemeanor Unlawful Entry, and on three outstanding Felony Bonneville County Warrants. The warrants were for bail violations. T…

On July 21st, 2020, at approximately 8:20 p.m., Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies and Idaho Falls Fire responded to the Bone area for a report of a man who had been shot. Emergency Personnel made contact with the victim, an adult male, at the Bonneville County Landfill on E. Sunnyside Rd.…

At approximately 3:40 a.m. this morning, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies in the Ammon Division and Idaho Falls Fire responded to the 2500 block of Eagle Dr. to a male teenage boy with a gunshot wound. Upon arrival Ambulance personnel provided treatment to the boy and he was transported …

On July 18th, 2020, at approximately 12:45am, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies and Idaho Falls Fire responded to the area above Blackhawk Estates near Henry’s Canyon to a large fire on the hillside. Fire personnel were able to contain and extinguish the fire through the morning and prote…

IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO – After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), JM Concrete Inc. – based in Idaho Falls, Idaho – has paid $92,290 in back wages to 27 employees for violating prevailing wage requirements on the Lorenzo Bridge Rehabilitation project …

On July 12, shortly after 1:00 a.m., Idaho Falls Police Officers responded to a residence in the 2000 block of 12th street for a report of a physical disturbance that had just occurred.

At approximately 4:00 a.m. this morning, July 10, 2020, Idaho Falls Police Officers responded to a reported road rage incident involving a firearm on Woodruff Avenue.

The 3-alarm fire that IFFD responded to on Sunday, July 5, at 5:40 a.m., located on the 1000 block of Terry Drive resulted in two adult males and two adult females being transported by ambulance to EIRMC. That investigation reveals that the fire was caused by spent fireworks inside of a garb…

FORT HALL — The Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel has indicated that a casino employee had tested positive for COVID-19. The individual was not at work for possible exposure, so there is little potential for any exposures. Contact tracers have been notified.

On July 3rd, 2020, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies with the Ammon Division responded to several reports of theft and home burglaries in The Cottages subdivision off 21st S. in Ammon. Deputies found that overnight a suspect took a bicycle from one residence and left it at another where a…

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 …

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…

On Monday, June 29, 2020 at approximately 8:51 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury crash on Old Lemhi road near Boots road, east of Salmon.

On June 24th at approximately 9:00 a.m. Idaho Falls Police Officers were dispatched to a residence on Three Fountains Drive for a report of a disturbance. According to callers, a man and a woman had been involved in a verbal argument when the man had pointed a gun at the woman before leaving…

On June 25th, shortly before 1:00 a.m., Idaho Falls Police Officers responded to the 1100 block of Irving Street after several calls were placed to 911. Callers reported that they had heard multiple gun shots from the residence in question. A caller closer to the situation reported that a ma…

Several people called dispatch Saturday morning to report a young bull elk moving through neighborhoods on the West side near the airport. The elk was first reported on Carmel Street, then Broadway and Grandview beginning around 6:00 a.m.

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has four new confirmed cases (3 in Bannock County and 1 in Caribou County) of COVID-19 in southeast Idaho. This brings the total to 122 confirmed cases in southeastern Idaho. Eighty-one of the 122 total confirmed cases have recovered from COVID-19.

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has three new confirmed cases (1 in Bannock County, 1 in Caribou County, and 1 in Franklin County) of COVID-19 in southeast Idaho. This brings the total to 118 confirmed cases in southeastern Idaho. Eighty-one of the 118 total confirmed cases have recovered f…

On Sunday, June 14, 2020, at 5:53 p.m., Idaho State Police located a 2003 Mercedes passenger car matching the description of a vehicle that was involved in retail thefts in Idaho Falls.

On June 6th, 2020, at approximately 10:18pm, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies were sent to the area of Ammon and Lincoln Rd. to a report of a vehicle following the reporting party and the driver brandishing a handgun. A Deputy in the area at the time of the call observed the suspect vehi…

On Friday, June 5th, the Idaho Falls Police Department and Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office recovered the body of a deceased male from the Snake River in Idaho Falls. The man has been identified as Miguel A. Rodriguez, a 44-year-old Idaho Falls resident. Mr. Rodriguez had previously been r…

On June 7, 2020, at 8:50 am, Idaho State Police attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a 2003 Ford Explorer driven by Jamie Capson, 38, of Pocatello. A juvenile passenger was also in the vehicle with Capson.

Saturday, June 6th, 2020, 7:13 PM, Fremont County Sheriff’s Department dispatched Fremont County Search and Rescue (FCSAR) to Henry’s Fork of the Snake River to rescue 9 individuals from Bonneville County floating in tubes from Stone Bridge, Northeast of Ashton, to Ashton Reservoir. The tube…

Harley Howell, 25 years old, of Shelley, Idaho was sentenced today an a guilty plea of failure to report a death to law enforcement official and a coroner, which is a felony punishable by 10 years and up to $50,000.

On the evening of May 23, a young male mountain lion was tranquilized by Fish and Game staff on the outskirts of Rexburg. The young lion had an injury on his right flank and was held overnight for observation. It was later determined that the injury was severe and the lion was euthanized.

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has confirmed two more cases of COVID-19 in Bannock County. This brings the total to 26 confirmed cases (16 in Bannock County, 6 in Bingham County, 1 in Caribou, and 3 in Power County) in southeastern Idaho.

A sow grizzly and her yearling cub were captured by Fish and Game staff May 17, in the Yale Creek area of Island Park after the bears were seen getting into garbage.

Idaho Falls, Idaho – May 14, 2020 – Similar to numerous locations around the country and after evaluating a range of options for safely holding the 28th Annual Melaleuca Freedom Celebration, event organizers have made the difficult decision to cancel Riverfest and the fireworks show due to r…

The victim of the vehicle vs pedestrian accident that occurred on 05-06-20 has been identified as Jefferson County resident, Melissa C. Nielsen age 40. The owner and driver of the 2001 Chevrolet Suburban has been identified as Jefferson County resident Lincoln Lear age 46. The accident is st…