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You may have noticed over the weekend E. Lincoln Rd. from 25th E. (Hitt Rd.) to 45th E. (Crowley Rd.) is now open with new lanes and roundabouts. The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind motorists to pay extra attention to some of the new changes in traffic patterns throug…

Idaho National Laboratory has been honored with four R&D 100 Awards. Sometimes referred to as the “Oscars of Innovation,” R&D Magazine selected these winners from nearly 180 finalists to recognize the top 100 most significant technologies of 2018.

On November 7, 2018, at 1:53 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a single vehicle fatality crash southbound Interstate 15 at milepost 178, south of Spencer.

The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office has taken more than 20 reports early this morning of vehicle vandalisms in Ammon and nearby neighborhoods in the county. It appears that multiple vehicles had windows broken or shot out, possibly with a BB gun of some type. Deputies are currently workin…

On October 25th at approximately 1:17pm, Bonneville County Sheriff's Deputies and Idaho Falls Ambulance responded to an injury crash at the intersection of 97th S. and 1st E. Upon arrival emergency personnel found that a Toyota pickup driven by a 40 year old male was north bound on 1st E. an…

A new hospital and emergency room being constructed in eastern Idaho will provide patients with more healthcare choices. Idaho Falls Community Hospital is set to open its doors to patients in late 2019. The announcement was made during a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new 302-space parking ga…

The City of Idaho Falls Water Division will repair a leaking water service in the 200 block of 1st Street between its intersection with Lee Avenue and Emerson Avenue beginning at 1:00 AM on Thursday, October 18.

On October 14, 2018, Idaho State Police made a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 20 near Idaho Falls. During the course of the traffic stop, 117 pounds of packaged marijuana and a small amount of methamphetamine was discovered. The driver, Javier Luna-Gutierrez, 25, of Visalia, CA was arrested fo…

Governor C. L. “Butch” Otter announced today that he asked for - and has received - the resignation of Blake Fischer as an Idaho Department of Fish and Game Commissioner. Fisher came under intense criticism for graphic photos taken during an African hunting trip he participated in last month.

Twenty-five years ago, October 11, 1993, Sandi Crane walked into the Custer County Sheriffs to report that she could not find her nine year daughter Stephanie. Stephanie had just celebrated her 9th birthday on September 28, 1993. This year she would be celebrating her 34th birthday.

At approximately 6:15 a.m. this morning, Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the area of 60th E. and Sunnyside Road to a report of suspicious male hitchhiking.

Idaho National Laboratory announced today nearly $3.9 million in funding for 13 university-led projects to develop instrumentation and tools needed to monitor and conduct experiments in a proposed fast spectrum test reactor.

International Isotopes Inc. has announced it has recently been awarded more than a dozen contracts for various types of radiological field services involving sealed radioactive source recovery operations. The value of these contracts total more than $1.6 million dollars and most of this cont…

In July, Naval Reactors, a joint program of the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of Navy (DON), announced the selection of Fluor Marine Propulsion LLC, as the new DOE and DON contractor for the Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Fluor Marine Propulsion LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of…

The Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation is awarded $945,000 by the Idaho Falls Redevelopment Agency for downtown projects, including street improvements and parking technology. Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation exists to promote and care for the downtown area by promoting…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson voted this week for a series of bills aimed at protecting and expanding the historic wins accomplished by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017. Between the three bills, the “Tax Reform 2.0” package makes permanent the individual income ta…

Construction crews have temporarily closed Westhill Avenue this morning, from Pancheri Drive to Brenthaven Street. The closure is necessary for water and storm sewer line installations.

Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday evening, Bingham County Sheriff's Deputies in the Firth area came in contact with 22-year-old Juan Santos-Quintero, who was wanted in connection to a string of armed robbery incidents in the Idaho Falls area.

BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 20, 2018 – The Idaho Department of Correction is searching for a St. Anthony Work Camp inmate who walked away from his job in the community