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Idaho Senate: Make Craters of the Moon a national park

The Idaho Senate has endorsed a joint memorial urging Congress to re-designate Craters of the Moon National Monument as a national park.

Idaho police: Be alert for slow farm equipment on roads

Idaho State Police are advising motorists to be alert for slow-moving farm equipment now that farming season has arrived.

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Arkansas governor: Bill needs changes

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he does not plan to sign the religious freedom bill that sits on his desk right now, instead asking state lawmakers to make changes so the bill mirrors federal law.

BYU-I students call for public transportation

BYU-I students call for public transportation

A group of BYU-Idaho students is pushing for more public transportation in Rexburg, holding a rally just off campus Tuesday afternoon.

Tribes worry about radioactive dust from old FMC site

Tribes worry about radioactive dust from old FMC site

Once the site of the world's largest phosphorus plant, the former FMC site just west of Pocatello has been closed for more than a decade. But some continue to worry about the contamination left behind.

Crisis center saves public money

Behavioral Crisis Center saves lives and money

It's been just over three months since the East Idaho Behavioral Crisis Center opened up in Idaho Falls and so far city leaders are pleased with the results. 

Federal regulations may be coming to payday lenders

Federal government looking to regulate payday lenders

Payday loans seem like a quick fix when you're short on cash, but they can cause you some major long-term problems.

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Detached trailer leads to I-15 crash

A detached trailer led to a crash on Interstate 15 north of Blackfoot on Tuesday afternoon.

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Idaho Senate kills Republican leadership's tax plan

The Idaho Senate has spiked a broad tax plan backed by House Republican leadership.

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Idaho House wants presidential primary elections in March

The Idaho House has endorsed a $2 million proposal to move presidential primary elections to March, despite facing staunch opposition from lawmakers objecting to taxpayers carrying the cost to conduct political party events.

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