Hunters asked to help battle chronic wasting disease
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The deadly chronic wasting disease -- sometimes called "zombie deer disease" -- is killing deer, elk and moose in Wyoming, Utah and Montana. It can crush deer and elk...
Idaho man receives 30 years imprisonment after beating child
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho Falls man has received the maximum sentence after he acknowledged abusing a 1-year-old boy.
The Post Register reported Wednesday that District Judge Bruce...
Scientists examine Grand Teton National Park glaciers
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Officials are studying the glaciers in Grand Teton National Park in northwestern Wyoming to see how climate change is affecting their movement and...
Man fatally shot by deputy after standoff becomes shootout
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man early Wednesday morning after officials say the man fired on law enforcement officers.
Energy Department taps Idaho as reactor innovation center
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Department of Energy has launched a program to develop advanced nuclear energy technologies that will be based at the Idaho National Laboratory in eastern...
Fourth man found dead in eastern Idaho waterways
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Law enforcement officials in eastern Idaho have recovered a dead body from a waterway for the fourth time this month.
2 eastern Idaho residents killed in ATV crash
ISLAND PARK, Idaho (AP) — Two people from eastern Idaho have died in an ATV crash in Island Park.
Idaho State Police say 33-year-old Brent Thueson of Idaho Falls and 28-year-old Triana...
SALEM, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old Idaho girl is fighting for her life after she fell out of a tree and was impaled in the head by a steel bar.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho man already serving prison time on a sexual abuse conviction has been sentenced to more time after a new victim came forward.
Idaho man exonerated in decades-old killing
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A man who spent two decades behind bars for the killing of an eastern Idaho woman after making a false confession has been exonerated.
New school funding suit challenges kindergarten fees
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A former Idaho Supreme Court justice has filed another lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of school fees.
The Post Register reports Robert Huntley filed the...
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...
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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.
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.