Early this morning Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a residence in the 4300 S. block of 15th E. to a report of burglary. Dispatch received the call around 12:20 a.m., advising a resident was detaining a man who tried to steal his car.

Shortly before midnight, the Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch Center received a report of house fire in the 2800 block of Agnes Street in Idaho Falls. The caller reported that the garage appeared to be fully engulfed and the fire was moving to the rest of the home. Idaho Falls Fire res…

On Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at approximately 7:54 am, Idaho State Police investigated a fatal pedestrian crash southbound I15 near milepost 117, Idaho Falls.

The Great Easter Egg Hunt is back this year with a new location at The Waterfront at Snake River Landing. Join us for our 6th annual fun filled free outdoor event for the whole family tomorrow, April 3rd starting at 9:30 am with a special needs egg hunt.

An inmate at the Bonneville County Jail died Sunday while being treated at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) for sickness related to Coronavirus. Carl J. Piirto, 61, of Idaho Falls was booked into the jail on March 6th, 2021 by the Idaho Falls Police Department for a Felony Parol…

Sunday night at 11:21 pm, Madison Fire Department responded to a structure fire at Twin Pines Manor apartments, located at 160 N. 1st W. in Rexburg. A neighbor called 911 reporting a fire in an apartment with explosions and injuries.

The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a shooting incident that happened in the 3100 block of N. Yellowstone Hwy on February 16th, 2021 between two males involved in an altercation. Deputies were called to that area at approximately 11:30pm to a report of two males f…

Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies are currently investigating an altercation between two males that resulted in a shooting overnight. At approximately 11:30pm, Deputies were called to a report of two males fighting in the middle of the road in the 3100 block of N. Yellowstone. Just prior …

On February 14, 2021 at about 0230 hours Bingham County dispatch received a call that someone was in an abandon house Rose road at about 800 North off of 150 West. When deputies arrived they made contact with a 51 year old male, identified as Bruce Diehl from Shelley, Idaho. Diehl has a hist…

Editor's note: This press release has been updated to correct the time, address and hospital where the man was transported to.

At approximately 1:05 p.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire at the 2000 block of E Timber Lane in Pinewood Estates. The reporting person told dispatch that a mobile home was on fire and that there was black smoke and flames co…

Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the City of Ucon overnight after a motorist called dispatch to report a possible intoxicated driver. At approximately 9:15pm, the motorist called dispatch and advised a man was asleep in a vehicle with his foot on the brake at the intersectio…

BOISE — United States Attorney Bart McKay Davis, 65, of Idaho Falls, has announced his resignation effective February 28, 2021.

Shortly after 1:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 1300 block of South Woodruff Avenue for a report of a structure fire.

Idaho Falls, Idaho – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced the start of a 14-day public review and comment period on a draft environmental assessment for a proposal to construct the Microreactor Applications Research Validation & EvaLuation (MARVEL) project microreactor ins…

Shortly before 3:00 a.m. this morning, a person called Idaho Falls/Bonneville County Dispatch and reported a fire near the gas pumps at the Walmart on Utah Avenue in Idaho Falls. The caller reported that a woman had started the fire and was sitting next to it.

PORTLAND, Ore. — NuScale Power on Jan. 11 announced together with Utah Associated Municipal Power Systems (UAMPS) that it has executed agreements to facilitate the development of the Carbon Free Power Project (CFPP), which will deploy NuScale Power Modules™ at the Idaho National Laboratory (…

Jackson Miles Fernandez was born to Danielle and Jason Fernandez on January 1, 2021 at 4:28am as the first baby born at Mountain View Hospital this year. Jackson was delivered by Dr. Christopher Alphin weighing 8lbs 4ozs and was 20 ½ inches long. His older brothers, ages 4 and 6, are excited…

The recent accumulation of snow has exceeded two inches (2”), which qualifies as a snow event according to the City’s Snow and Ice Control Policies and Procedures Manual.

IDAHO FALLS – As talks of a new stimulus package continue, Bank of Idaho has announced the opening of a waitlist for Idaho businesses interested in securing funds as part of the second round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

On December 19th, 2020, at approximately 11pm, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Hitt The Road Gas Station at Ammon and Lincoln Rd. to a report of a Robbery. As Deputies arrived they were advised a Hispanic male wearing a mask entered the business demanding money from the…

Congratulations to Gatlynn Mayes for hooking into this huge 4.8-pound tiger trout from Becker Pond in Idaho Falls and setting the new certified weight record. Gatlynn brought in the 24-inch long tiger on Dec. 16 to be weighed and measured after a day of ice fishing with his father.

The Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of Sonja Avenue at 11:58 p.m. on December 14, 2020 for a structure fire. The reported person told dispatch that there was a fire that started in the living room and was quickly spreading.

On Monday, December 14, 2020, at 8:01 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated an injury crash northbound on US93 at mile marker 264, north of Ellis.

At approximately 1:24 p.m. on December 6, 2020, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies and the Idaho Falls Fire Department were dispatched to a mobile home park in the 2300 E. block of Iona Rd. for a structure fire. Three engines, three ambulances, a ladder truck, water tender and battalion ch…

The new State Veterans Cemetery located at 2651 Cromwell Lane, Blackfoot, Idaho 83221 will open to the public on December 7, 2020. Hours of operation are Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The administrative office is closed on weekends and Federal holidays.

Major League Baseball and the Pioneer League jointly announced today that the Pioneer League has been designated a “Partner League” of MLB. Starting in 2021, the Pioneer League will transition from affiliated status to an independent professional MLB Partner League that continues to provide …

IFPD is currently investigating a case of package thefts, a.k.a. "porch pirates", in the Fairway Estates area. Based on our investigation, we believe there may be other victims in that immediate area who may be unaware that they have had packages stolen. These thefts would have occurred yest…

At 2:19 a.m. on November 13, 2020, the Idaho Falls Fire Department was dispatched to the 2000 block of N Holmes Avenue, just west of Vickers Western Store for a structure fire. The homeowner reported to dispatch that there were flames and thick black smoke coming from a shop that was not con…

On August 1, 2020, off-duty Bonners Ferry Police Chief Brian Zimmerman along with seventeen family members and friends were camping in Tin Cup Campground located in Custer County, Idaho. Chief Zimmerman and the group were on their sixth day of an eight-day Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) trip.…

Update: Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies have identified the victims involved in Sunday's early morning crash at 49th S and Holmes Ave. Omar Arias, 19 of Idaho Falls, was driving a Red Subaru west bound on 49th S when he failed to yield for a stop sign at the intersection with Holmes. Ar…

On October 16, 2020, at 3:57 p.m., Idaho State Police received a traffic complaint on a Land Rover that was travelling at a high rate of speed northbound on Interstate 15 at milepost 40 in Arimo.