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*.

Zions Bank announced that Scott Horsley and Monte Peterson have been promoted, sharing responsibility for the oversight, direction and training of the bank’s agricultural relationship managers across Idaho.

Eastern Idaho currently has a total of eight road closures due to blowing and drifting snow and low visibility. The following lists the current roads that are closed:

IDAHO FALLS — Due to continuing severe weather conditions and road closures, operations at the Materials and Fuels Complex (MFC) are curtailed for nonessential BEA, Fluor and DOE personnel. Idaho Transportation Department advises that no personal vehicles are permitted between the junction o…

On Feb. 19 Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies took a report of a disturbance that had happened in the 5200 E. block of Owens Ave. in Iona. Deputies met with a female adult victim that reported her husband, 22-year-old Abdel K. Ayoub of Iona, repeatedly hit and kicked her. Deputies could se…

On Sunday, February 17, 2019 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Idaho Falls Police Officers were dispatched to the 400 block of Neptune Drive for reports that an armed and masked man had forced entry into a private residence.

Just after 5 p.m. this evening, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the Grand Teton Mall in Idaho Falls after hearing a report that wanted subject Kane Simons was there.

MOOSE, Wyo. — Grand Teton National Park staff are preparing for another significant winter weather event. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the area which forecasts winds from 15 to 20 m.p.h. and gusts over 30 m.p.h. tonight and tomorrow. This wind, compounde…

Earlier today (Feb. 7) the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Chevron gas station on 65th S. and Overland Dr., near the 113 Exit of I-15, where a credit card skimmer was found. A credit card skimmer is a device placed over top of an existing credit card swiping or chip inser…

At approximately 12:18 p.m. on Tuesday, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies and Idaho Falls Ambulance were called to an unresponsive child on Parri Dr. in Bonneville County. 30 year old James H. Dunkle contacted dispatch and reported that an 18 month old child had fallen off a bed and was u…

The Idaho Falls Police Department is asking drivers to avoid the area surrounding the intersection of South Yellowstone Highway and Pederson Street, due to a motor vehicle accident. Slick roads are creating unsafe conditions for both motorists and emergency services personnel as they respond…

On Feb. 4 a herd of about 100 elk wandered into a rural area between Sugar City and Rexburg. The elk have been easily sighted from both Highway 20 and Highway 33 and are a cause for concern to passing motorists. Madison County Sheriff’s office and Idaho Fish and Game are aware of the situati…

On February 4, 2019, at approximately 2:11 p.m., Idaho State Police had contact with Gustavo Chavez, 23, of Idaho Falls, at the southbound Blackfoot rest area. Chavez was in a 1995 Nissan pickup with passenger Jose Moreno, 19, of Shelley.

POCATELLO — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced today that the Pocatello Idaho Temple groundbreaking will take place on March 16, 2019. The temple will be located east of Satterfield Drive and Butte Street in Pocatello in a new subdivision known as Crestview Estates – D…

The principals of Teton and Basin high schools in Driggs, along with Superintendent of Schools Monte Woolstenhulme, have been monitoring the high number of student and staff illness at the schools. The decision has been made that both schools will be closed on Friday, February 1st in an effo…

Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has announced a Bingham County woman was sentenced Monday, January 28, for insurance fraud.