The Mud Lake Fair was held last week and following are the results for the 4-H and FFA youth that showed throughout the week in their various classes and contests, as provided by Sue Walker.

Elections for local government positions are coming up and deadlines to file for candidacy are just more than two weeks away.

U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo said Aug. 8 he opposes legalizing marijuana but thinks the federal government needs to figure out whether banks can serve marijuana businesses in states where it is legal.

GARFIELD — The Bonneville County Fair Horse Show was held Aug. 2 and 3. Kate Duffin, daughter of Jason and Krishele Duffin, with horse named Phoenix, placed first in Horsemanship, first in Team Driving Utility, first in Team Driving Pleasure, third in Team Driving Cones, fifth in Senior Show…

Sunny today and mostly sunny tomorrow and through the weekend, with highs in the 80s and winds reaching up to 16 mph in the afternoon. Sunny the rest of the week with slightly less wind starting Monday.

Broulim’s expanded its pharmacy services by purchasing Teton Pharmacy in Ammon and Idaho Falls Aug. 5. The company made the announcement on Aug. 7.

A controlled burn to the west of the County Line Landfill quickly got out of control Aug. 3, burning up to and along the west side of the landfill.

On July 22, Jefferson County prosecuting attorney Paul Butikofer requested an additional deputy attorney to help carry some of the load, saying Jefferson County had fewer county attorneys per capita than the majority of surrounding counties.

Rigby City Planning and Zoning Director Sharon Parry was released from her position Aug. 5.

Mostly cloudy today with a high of 90. Mostly sunny the rest of the week with highs in the 80s.

The Ririe School District No. 252 Board of Trustees discussed their 2019-2020 goals of student safety, excellence in education, fiscal responsibility, improved home-school relations and positive board feedback during a special meeting July 23.

Nona Frances Christesen 86 of Rigby, Idaho passed away at her home Sunday July 28, 2019.

A former sports information director at has taken the helm as Ririe Junior-Senior High School’s new athletic director.

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UPDATE — An RV became engulfed in flames at 11 a.m. Aug.1 between exits 320 and 322 on the northbound lanes of Highway 20 in Rigby, causing authorities to briefly close that section of the highway.