(SE Idaho) – Eastern Idaho Public Health (EIPH) and Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) have confirmed the first positive case of COVID-19 in Bonneville County.

Boise, ID---Idaho Legal Aid Services, Idaho’s largest provider of free civil legal services to low income Idahoans is committed to serving Idaho through the Covid 19 crisis. According to Executive Director Jim Cook the non-profit organization law firm anticipates an increase in people wantin…

BLACKFOOT, ID – March 26, 2020 – In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, Bingham Healthcare (BH), and all of the healthcare providers at their associated clinics in East Idaho, are doing everything they can to provide high-quality and compassionate care while ensuring the health, safety, and well…

The Idaho Falls Police Department is attempting to identify an individual in connection to a burglary at the Chevron gas station on 17th Street.

The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) and two local public health districts are reporting the state’s first deaths related to COVID-19.

IDAHO FALLS — College of Eastern Idaho will close the physical campus to all but “essential personnel” for 21 days in accordance with Gov. Little’s order issued Wednesday. CEI leadership has anticipated the governor’s order for two weeks and has prepared for possible closure. CEI is designat…

(SE Idaho) – Eastern Idaho Public Health (EIPH) (which serves Bonneville, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison, and Teton counties), is confirming the first case of COVID-19 in Fremont and Custer County. This brings the total number of COVID0-19 cases in the health district’s re…

BOISE — As an essential service provider, Idaho Power has many employees who are still out in the community working hard to serve customers with safe, reliable energy. The company is asking the public to give these employees at least six feet of space under current social distancing guidelin…

Central District Health (CDH) has seen an increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ada County, and as of March 24, 2020, confirms one case of community spread in Ada County. One additional case in Ada County is pending investigation. To-date, CDH has seen 25 cases between Ada and Valley Counties.

Bank of Idaho and Idaho National Laboratory (INL), in connection with local nonprofit leaders and public health team members, have initiated a public, community commitment fund in response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

POCATELLO - The United States District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Idaho announced that the federal courthouse in Pocatello will be closed for two weeks, from March 23, 2020 to April 6, 2020. A person working in the courthouse tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus after …

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has confirmed two cases of COVID-19 in Bannock County. This brings the total to three cases in southeastern Idaho, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Idaho to 49.

Local public health districts may be announcing cases of COVID-19 that are not reflected in the state’s numbers at coronavirus.idaho.gov.

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed three additional confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bringing the total number of cases to six in the panhandle area. Details on the new cases are listed below. The Panhandle area includes …

The Panhandle Health District (PHD) and Kootenai Health have confirmed three additional confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kootenai County, bringing the total number of cases to six in the panhandle area. Details on the new cases are listed below. The Panhandle area includes …

On March 20, 2020 Bonneville County Board of Commissioners are issuing a Disaster Declaration for Bonneville County. Issuing the Disaster Declaration aligns Bonneville County with positions taken by Idaho Governor Brad Little and United States President Donald Trump, and other counties and c…

“With this rapidly changing situation, we are not recommending food establishment closure at this time,” said Maggie Mann, Southeastern Idaho Public Health District Director. “However, restaurant owners must take steps to help to keep customers and employees healthy.” For food establishments…

BOISE – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Idaho is managing all resources in a way that aligns with the desired outcome of slowing the transmission of COVID-19. While this aggressive posture may affect some operations, the public can be assured that essential federal law enforce…

Boise, Idaho – Governor Brad Little announced the State of Idaho is seeking responses from small, non-farm businesses across Idaho whose operations and ability to conduct business have been disrupted by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY — Yellowstone National Park is announcing modifications to operations to implement the latest guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), and local and state authorities to promote social distancing. The park evaluated areas of p…

South Central Public Health District has a fourth confirmed case in a female patient over the age of 80 in Blaine County. She is recovering well in a local hospital under isolation. Point of transmission is under investigation.

The National Parks of Southern Idaho are modifying operations to implement the latest guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), and local and state authorities to promote social distancing. As of March 18, visitor facilities at Craters of the Moon Nat…

BOISE — Bishop Peter Christensen, bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise, today announced a suspension of all public Masses beginning this weekend, March 21-22 and continuing through April 5, Palm Sunday.

Eastern Idaho Public Health will announce the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Madison County at 5:00 p.m. this evening in the County Commissioner’s Chamber at the Madison County Courthouse (134 E. Main, Rexburg, Idaho).

EIRMC is the regional leader in patient care, and as such, we are doing all we can to be at the forefront of response and preparedness for COVID-19. For several weeks, EIRMC leaders have continued to prepare on multiple fronts.