A moratorium is nearly imminent pending an ordinance being developed and agreed upon between Jefferson County and the City of Rigby.

A Rigby resident was transported to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) Oct. 3 after colliding with a vehicle on US-26 three miles east of Idaho Falls.

The Jefferson County Noxious Weeds and Invasive Species department is planning to purchase an enclosed cargo trailer after receiving approval from the Board of Commissioners Oct. 1.

(IDFG)—Idaho is a big state with a broad mix of habitats, elevations and climates, and the state contains a variety of upland game birds. Upland bird populations are cyclical, and their health and numbers typically depend on favorable weather conditions, which are often very localized.

In only their fourth regular season, the Rigby Royals rugby team won their first ever Division 2 State Championship against Meridian May 19, in what Captain Robert Larsen called a “roller coaster” of a game.

The All-Conference selections have been announced for the 2018 softball season in the High Country Conference. The players from Rigby High School include the following: Taylor Sheppard, junior (pitcher, second team); Olyvia Saathoff, senior (catcher, first team); Lexxus Trubl, senior (infiel…

The regular high school softball season will soon be coming to an end, and the Rigby, Ririe and West Jefferson teams will be improving their skills to prepare for the district tournament.

The Rigby tennis team has several talented players including junior Bridger Oswald, who are winning individual matches, but so far they haven’t had the depth to win as a team.

The boys have almost completed the 2018 baseball season. This update includes insights for the Rigby and West Jefferson teams and what the players are focusing on as they finish out their regular season and begin the district tournament.

Marcia Ann (Stewart) Peterson is celebrating her 80th Birthday on Saturday, October 13, 2018.

History Ayden Johnson completed his earthly mission on September 12, 2018, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.

David Sherman Stokes, 48, of Rigby, Idaho passed away September 10, 2018 of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. David was born August 1, 1970 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He is the son of Sherman K. Stokes and LaDene Chatterton Stokes.

On September 3, 2018, Heaven received a True Angel, our Beloved Husband, Dad and Grandpa, Gerald Evain "Pete" Peterson, 83, of Idaho Falls. He passed away at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. He was surrounded by his loving family. He was taken home to be with our Heavenly Father and hi…

Louise Leola Lindsey, 92, of Rigby, Idaho passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. The daughter of Eric Elton Stubblefield and Zola Dove Edmon Stubblefield, Louise was born May 5, 1926 in Rock Creek, Oklahoma. She was raised on the family farm near Shawnee, Oklahoma and a…

To Pennsylvania — Kyler Keetch, son of Thad and Tracy Keetch, of Menan, has been called to serve a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Mission. He will speak Sept. 16 at 9 a.m. in Menan 2nd Ward. He reports to the Missionary Tra…

Our mother, Norma Jean Simmons Mugleston, 85, of Rigby, Idaho died of natural causes on August 30, 2018 surrounded by her sons at The Gardens Assisted Living Center in Rigby, Idaho.

To ColoradO — McKenna Larson, daughter of Eric and Tiffany Larson, of Rigby, has been called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Colorado Denver North Mission. She spoke Aug. 26 in Garfield 4th Ward. She enters the Missionary Training Center on Sept. 5.