IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A judge is expected to decide Wednesday whether to exonerate an Idaho man who spent two decades behind bars for the murder of Angie Dodge after making a false...
Murder victim’s brother raises money for cold cases
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Brent and Carol Dodge sat in the audience in March as the Idaho Falls Police Department announced they had made an arrest on a case that had taken years to...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A group of 28 Idaho Republican lawmakers have sent a letter to Boise State University criticizing the school's efforts to address gender-based violence, aid...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A southern Idaho woman who prosecutors say helped her boyfriend in a series of armed robberies has been sentenced to up to 14 years in prison.
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for possession of child pornography.
U.S. Attorney Bart Davis said in a prepared statement that...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man has been charged with first-degree murder after police say he stabbed his girlfriend to death and buried her in their backyard, before also killing their...
Kelly Canyon Ski Resort bike park nears opening day
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Dreams of more long, flowing mountain trails to zoom down on your bike are getting closer to reality with the soon to open Kelly Canyon Ski Resort bike park.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with what police said was an accidental shooting.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The recent discovery of a 78-year-old eastern Idaho woman's death five years ago has led to charges against her son-in-law and grandson, authorities said.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Gary Marshall has a small alfalfa farm in Osgood. It's surrounded by much larger farms.
He bought the land 28 years ago — at the time it was 40 acres. Two years ago...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Two people were injured in an explosion at an eastern Idaho upholstery business.
The Post Register reports the explosion happened Sunday at Terry & Sons Upholstery...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A new fault map from the Wyoming State Geological Survey shows the Teton Range is still growing, with its fault line getting ever-so-slightly taller each year.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Federal data shows Idaho's largest cities have grown larger, with the state getting a second city with the population topping 100,000 residents.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho National Laboratory's Experimental Breeder Reactor-I will open for tours on Friday.
The site designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1966 is now a...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A former Idaho State University professor wants to solve a 1970s east Idaho death mystery and is raising money to find additional clues.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police have arrested a man in connection with the rape and murder of a young Idaho Falls woman more than two decades ago with the help of DNA and a family...
Eastern Idaho man dies in accidental shooting
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in eastern Idaho say a 23-year-old man has died after he was accidentally shot while target shooting at an old National Guard training range.
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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Some eastern Idaho businesses are struggling to find seasonal workers under new, stricter visa rules for non-agricultural workers.
EIRMC opens the first burn care center in Idaho
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center opened the first burn care center in Idaho at the beginning of the month.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. Department of Energy contractor in charge of cleaning up radioactive waste at a federal site in eastern Idaho says it will eliminate up to 190 jobs starting this...
Yellowstone biologists making headway against lake trout
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The war is still being waged against lake trout in Yellowstone Lake, but fisheries biologists are seeing new trends that offer optimism, and anglers hunting cutthroat...
FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — A developer who was renovating a building on a former U.S. Army base in Arkansas made a surprising discovery when he knocked down a wall and found a stash of empty Pabst...
New 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals judge sworn in
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The newest 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals judge was sworn in Friday in eastern Idaho.
Ryan Nelson, a longtime Idaho Falls resident and attorney for Melaleuca...
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — As a teacher in Idaho Falls School District 91 and with a second job as a server at Jakers Bar and Grill, some of Jess Marboe's workdays can last up to 15...
Idaho House passes ‘opt-in’ sex education bill
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill that would require parents to "opt in" before their children can receive sex education in school has cleared the Idaho House on a party-line vote.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Idaho roads need more attention as the state population grows, according to a study published by a group of civil engineers.
Work continues on Salmon-Challis National Forest plan
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The Salmon-Challis National Forest is reaching the halfway point in the four-year process of developing a new forest management plan.
Idaho State Police investigate fatal crash
Idaho Falls, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash in Idaho Falls that left a man dead.
KTVB-TV reports 39-year-old Robert Halford of Idaho Falls died at...
Idaho officer killed in Utah in fight over ex-girlfriend
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An off-duty Idaho Falls police officer was fatally shot Thursday night after he entered a Utah home uninvited and confronted a man who he believed was dating his...
The Latest: Attorney says dead Idaho officer felt betrayed
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on an off-duty Idaho police officer killed in Utah (all times local):
An attorney for an off-duty Idaho Falls police officer who authorities...
Driver crashes into building at College of Eastern Idaho
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police say a juvenile driver sustained minor injuries after crashing into a building at the College of Eastern Idaho.
The Idaho State Journal reports officers responded to the crash scene Saturday afternoon, finding a white pickup truck smashed on the east side of the college campus in Idaho Falls.
Adams Publishing Group to launch new Idaho newspaper
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The publishing company that owns newspapers in Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Nampa and other Idaho cities is launching a new newspaper in Bingham County.
The five-day-per-week Bingham County Chronicle will serve Aberdeen, Shelley, Firth, Fort Hall, Blackfoot and other towns, Adams Publishing Group said. It will be published in print Tuesday through Friday and Sunday.
More eastern Idaho schools close because of illness
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — More eastern Idaho schools have been forced to close because of widespread flu-like illnesses.
Idaho Transportation Department documents spark questions
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Newly published Idaho Transportation Department documents have sparked questions about the department's plan to install wildlife detection devices along Targhee Pass.
WinCo to hire 160 employees for first Billings store
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Officials say WinCo Foods is set to hire about 160 employees for its first store in Billings.
The Billings Gazette reports company spokesman Noah Fleisher says the supermarket is set to open in early March in a lot where a Kmart stood for 40 years.
Man killed in eastern Idaho avalanche
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say one person has died after an avalanche in eastern Idaho near the Wyoming border Friday afternoon.
Bonneville County Sheriff's Sgt. Bryan Lovell says three adults were riding snowmobiles in the Cabin Creek area on Fog Mountain near Victor, Idaho, when the avalanche occurred on Friday.
A man was overcome by the slide and the two others in the group were able to summon help. But they were not able to revive him.
The Latest: Family members ID man who died in avalanche
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The Latest on an avalanche that killed a man in eastern Idaho (all times local):
Family members have identified the man who died Friday after an avalanche in eastern Idaho near the Wyoming border.
A sister says Tommy Hawkins, of Layton, Utah, was killed as he was riding snowmobiles with three other adults in the Cabin Creek area on Fog Mountain near Victor, Idaho.
Missing the monarchs: Iconic butterflies are scarce in Idaho
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Something catastrophically wrong happened in 2018 to monarch butterflies.
Idaho wildlife biologist Ross Winton spent years working with monarch butterflies. With the help of volunteers, he would carefully put a tiny tag the size of a paper hole punch on about 30 to 50 of the iconic insects each summer in the Magic Valley. Then during the summer of 2018 he could only find two to tag.
Fish and Game surveys eastern Idaho fawns
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The helicopter hovered low over the hills southeast of Kelly Mountain, snow billowing up from the ground, and deer bounded down the slope to flee the noisy monster.
Eastern Idaho man sent to prison for brother’s manslaughter
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man has been sentenced to up to 13 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter after prosecutors said he killed his brother by hitting him with a pool cue.
District Judge Bruce Pickett said Wednesday that Cory James Hix will be eligible for parole after serving at least 2 years.
Hix, a 41-year-old from Idaho Falls, was arrested in September after he brought his brother Jeremy Hix to a regional hospital. Jeremy Hix died the next day.
Idaho lab protects US infrastructure from cyber attacks
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — It's called the "Dark Side" because the 50 workers there prefer to keep the lights low so they can dim the brightness on their computer screens.
Or maybe it's because of what they do in cyber research and development.
Questions about exactly what goes on at the heart of one of the United States' primary cybersecurity facilities at the Idaho National Laboratory aren't always answered, and photos by outsiders aren't allowed.
Idaho Falls man killed while changing tire on highway
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police are investigating a two-vehicle fatal crash on eastbound U.S. 20.
The Idaho State Journal reports the crash happened Sunday at about 12:40 a.m. near County Line Road in Bonneville County.
E. Idaho city renames street after US congressman and wife
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho city has renamed a street after Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson and his wife, Kathy.
The Post Register reports that the Idaho Falls City Council on Thursday renamed University Boulevard to MK Simpson Boulevard.
Simpson during his two decades in Congress has supported the Idaho National Laboratory, and lab officials requested the name change.
Man who threatened to murder his son sentenced to prison
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho father was sentenced to prison for making several threats to kill his son before ultimately showing up at his doorstep with an AK-47.
Businesses brace for impact of suspended steelhead season
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Idaho businesses that rely on steelhead fishing are bracing for the financial impact of the fishing season's suspension.
Robber who used caution tape to hide identity sentenced
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man who robbed two convenience stores with caution tape wrapped around his head to hide his identity and threatened clerks with a yellow pry bar has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
The Post Register reports that 32-year-old Jere Arthur Alford received the sentence Thursday in 7th District Court and must serve three years before he's eligible for parole.
Alford previously pleaded guilty to robbery and driving under the influence.
Grand Targhee Resort celebrates 30 years of snowboarding
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — This year's ski season will mark the 30th anniversary of snowboarding at Grand Targhee Resort as well as the resort's 50th anniversary.