Today, after investigation into the shooting incident near 75th W. and the W. Arco Hwy from May 11th 2019, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies served a warrant for Felony Involuntary Manslaughter on 34 year old Jose Antonio Ruiz-Juarez of Idaho Falls. Ruiz-Juarez was booked into the Bonnevi…

On Saturday, June 15, 2019, at approximately 4:48 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a three-vehicle injury crash on US93 near milepost 309, north of Salmon, in Lemhi County.

A stolen vehicle that fled from Idaho State Police troopers yesterday was recovered this afternoon in Jefferson County. The suspect stole a small red and white Honda motorcycle and was last seen at 9:13 a.m. at the Osgood Convenience Store in Osgood.

The Bear Lake County Sheriff's office is investigating the shooting death of a 11-year old Blackfoot resident. On June 9, 2019, law enforcement and medical personnel were dispatched to a location just off U.S. Highway 30 to a report of a young girl that had been shot. 

The world was in its fifth year of war, when on June 6, 1944, western Allied forces crossed the English Channel and stormed the German defenses across the heavily fortified beaches of Normandy, France. Invading by land, sea and air, the broad attack was code named Operation Overlord, but the…

At approximately 8:35pm this evening, Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies and Idaho Falls Ambulance responded to the area of Lincoln and Bone Rd. to a one vehicle rollover crash. Upon arrival, emergency personnel found one victim, a 19 year old male, that had been ejected during the crash w…

On May 29, 2019 at about 0305 hours, Bingham County Deputies responded to a residence in Shelley Idaho. It was reported that a Delbert Rawson age 68 had been stabbed with a pitchfork by his son a Jonathan Rawson age 35. Both Delbert and Jonathan were transported to the hospital. Jonathan was…

On June 13, 1996, Angie Dodge was raped and murdered. In the days and years that followed the investigation has continued and questions have remained. On May 15, 2019, the Idaho Falls Police Department arrested Brian Leigh Dripps Sr., a 53 year-old man living in Caldwell, Idaho, for the murd…

As a result of yesterday’s incident, the victim, a 14 year old boy, succumbed to his injuries at EIRMC shortly after arriving yesterday afternoon. So far, Deputies have determined the two boys were using powders and materials in a backyard shed to construct a small homemade gun or cannon tha…

On Sunday, May 19th at 3:45 a.m. Idaho Falls Police Officers were dispatched to South Tourist Park, 2800 S Yellowstone Highway, for a report of a missing person. Eljo Veldman, a 48 year old female resident of the Netherlands, had been visiting the area and staying in an RV at the park. Ms. V…

On May 19, 2019, at 5:35 P.M., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle fatality crash on Interstate 15 at mile marker 25, north of Malad.

City of Idaho Falls Parks & Recreation Director Greg A. Weitzel has announced he will be leaving the city and has accepted a position as the head of Parks and Recreation in Las Vegas, Nevada. His last day with the City of Idaho Falls will be June 3.

In the early morning hours of April 30th, 2019, Deputies with the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team and Detectives from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), served a search warrant on a residence in the 1200 block of Azalea in Idaho Falls near Edgemont Elementary School. The sea…

On April 25th, 2019, at approximately 4:34pm, Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies were called to the area of 1st St. and Ammon Rd. to a disturbance where a man was walking down the middle of the road. While in route, Deputies were advised the male had tried to get into a car on Amy Ln., tri…

Plans for an Idaho Falls Costco location were unveiled tonight as the retail giant received unanimous approval by the Idaho Falls City Council to build in the city as part of Idaho Falls’ Economic Development Incentive Program.

On April 20th, 2019, at approximately 6:34 am, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies in the Ammon Division and Idaho Falls Fire were called to the 3100 block of Meadow Lane in Ammon to a report of a gunshot wound. While in route Deputies advised that a male, later identified as 23 year old An…

On Friday, April 12, 2019, at approximately 10:47 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury crash near the intersection of SH32 and SH33, near Tetonia. 

On 04-11-2019 at about 2:02 p.m. Bingham County Dispatch center received a call of a theft at the Exxon gas station in Shelley. A description of the vehicle was put out to the patrol officers.

MOSCOW — The University of Idaho is proud to welcome C. Scott Green as the 19th president of the university. The Vandal alumnus and international business leader will take office Monday, July 1, 2019. His appointment comes after a unanimous vote of the Idaho State Board of Education today.

(Boise) - Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced the conclusion of a consumer protection lawsuit against manufactured home retailer Hathaway Homes Group, LLC, and its former owner, Paul J. Hathaway. Judgments entered this week in Fremont County District Court restrict Hathaway Homes …

POCATELLO — After a four-month national competitive search, President Kevin Satterlee announced Pauline Thiros as Idaho State’s new Athletic Director. Thiros has been serving as the interim Athletic Director since August 2019.

Fire Chief Dave Hanneman recently announced that he will retire from the Idaho Falls Fire Department (IFFD) after 36 years in emergency services.

This morning at approximately 10:00 am, members of the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team served a search warrant at a residence located on the 900 block of Westchester Court in Idaho Falls. The search was part of an ongoing investigation by the Special Investigations Unit consisti…

The Big Lost Irrigation District informed Idaho Fish and Game and anglers that it will begin to increase the amount of water released from the Mackay Dam beginning Mar. 11 to draw down the reservoir in anticipation of the incoming spring runoff.

As part of the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) effort to find good homes for wild horses and burros removed from public lands, the agency today began offering new financial incentives to encourage qualified people to adopt one or more of the animals. The program is part of the BLM’s effort…

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. — The first grizzly bear sighting of 2019 occurred in Yellowstone National Park just days ago. On Friday, March 8, visitors observed a large grizzly bear between Canyon Village and Fishing Bridge. Additionally, grizzly tracks were reported between Mammoth Hot Spring…

On March 10th, 2019 just after 11pm, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the area of the Bone Store to investigate a disturbance. Deputies were advised that four males exchanged words on a snowmobile trail over a vehicle stuck in the snow past the road closed sign. During thi…

On March 10th, 2019 at approximately 9:48pm, Deputies were called to a disturbance at a residence in the 2300 block of Singingwood Dr. in Bonneville County. Upon arrival Deputies found that 21 year old Dakotah E. Taylor had been in an argument with his parents and began hitting his mother. D…

Southeastern Idaho high school and middle school students are testing their math and science knowledge this week at the Department of Energy Office of Science Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists Idaho Science Bowl. The event is sponsored by Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and t…

The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office has arrested and/or will be charging two persons in armed robbery that occurred on March 2nd, 2019 at the Country Corner Store located at 1st and Ammon Road in Bonneville County.

Attorney General Lawrence Wasden today urged the U.S. Senate to enact the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act. The legislation would curb illegal robocalls and spoofing. A coalition of 54 attorneys general sent a letter to the U. S. Senate Committee on C…

The Idaho Falls Police Department would like to invite the public to participate in National Consumer Protection Week, March 3-9. NCPW is a nationally coordinated campaign organized by the Federal Trade Commission to help educate Americans about scams, identity theft and other types of fraud.

ROBERTS, ID, February 28, 2019 – Jefferson County Officials are carefully monitoring flood conditions west of Roberts in an area that experienced severe flooding just two years ago. Two roads have been closed to traffic until they become passable.

Ammon Medical & Urgent Care (Ammon Urgent Care) is now a proud member of Bingham Healthcare. They are Ammon’s and Idaho Falls’ local walk-in clinic—the place to go for immediate care that does not require a trip to the emergency room*.