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College rental messes often caused by renters not understanding rental...

Real estate broker Todd Bohn said a lot of the messes he finds in his apartments and other rental units are caused by the renter not completely understanding rental agreements.

One victim of boating accident still in critical condition

Update 11:10 am: One of the child victims of a Tuesday boating accident is still in critical condition. The other three victims have been released from the hospital.

ISU professor receives grant to study personality traits and emotions

An ISU professor received a grant to study personality traits and emotions. She wants to see if there's a direct relation between the two.

Staying safe while grilling

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Summer is on the way and many people will be celebrating Memorial Day this weekend. People are going to be celebrating by cooking outdoors on the grill. These cookouts and barbeques are fun, but preventing bodily injury and house fires is key. 

Drug court program changes lives

Drug court program changes lives

May is National Drug Court Month, and in honor of the program Bonneville County specialty courts gathered to celebrate Wednesday.

Sentencing for kidnapping suspect delayed until June

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A Bonneville Judge granted Devin Crawford a continuance due to pending charges Crawford accumulated while in county jail.

D93 reveals final design plans for new high school

D93 Final design plans revealed

Bonneville School District 93 Board of Trustees held a work session to discuss the final design plans for a new high school on Wednesday. The school district's bond to build this new high school passed last November.

D91 hosts forum to discuss high school renovations

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Idaho Falls School District 91 hosted an open house to present concept design plans to the community on Wednesday at Willard Arts Center.

Teen sues in locker room rape, alleges lengthy racist abuse

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A black teen who prosecutors say was sexually assaulted by three white football players in an Idaho high school locker room has sued the school district, saying the rape was the culmination of months of racist and physical abuse.

Report: Tourism spending in Utah grew to nearly $8 billion

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A new report shows tourism spending in Utah climbed to a new high of $7.98 billion, driven in part by record visitation to the state's five national parks.

Idaho to support states in school transgender bathroom suit

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Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter says Idaho will soon weigh in on a lawsuit opposing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.

Non-compliant sex offender tased while fleeing police

Tanner Penrod

Rexburg Police arrested Tanner Penrod, 28-years-old, after he tried to flee from police. Penrod is a non-compliant sex offender.

FBI asking for info on kidnapping suspects amid death probe

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The FBI is asking the public for help tracing the movements of a father and son accused in a bizarre kidnapping as agents investigate a possible link to the death of a Utah rail worker.

Salt Lake International Airport to phase out smoking rooms

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The Salt Lake City International Airport is planning to get rid of smoking rooms to join more than 600 other airports that are already smoke-free.

Governor Otter declares May "Wildfire Awareness Month"

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Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter declared May “Wildfire Awareness Month” Tuesday as Idahoans prepare to flock to the forests for the Memorial Day holiday weekend – marking the unofficial start of summer with rising temperatures and increasing wildfire risks.

District 25 could lose nearly $350,000

The fallout of the Idaho Education Network broadband contract is now affecting school districts in the state. Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25 is poised to lose $347,000 in e-Rate funds.

High school seniors graduating as CNAs

College Head Start

What parent wouldn't be interested in providing their student with an early jump start on a career and not spending expensive college money in the process to do it?

Merril Hoge speaks at law enforcement banquet

The former Pocatellan and ex-NFL star was the keynote speaker at the 16th Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Banquet.

Update: Two vehicle crash sends one to the hospital

Car Crash 5-24-16

Update 7:00 p.m: The Idaho State Police have released additional details about a rollover crash that left one lane of northbound I-15 blocked earlier today.

Advice for cleaning up headstones for Memorial Day weekend

Monument experts give some advice for cleaning up headstones for Memorial Day weekend.

Water safety tips in time for Memorial Day

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As you prepare for camping this Memorial Day weekend, we want to make sure you are aware of water dangers. Boating, swimming, fishing, water skiing- there are tons of activities you can do at your local rivers and reservoirs.

Former tennis player sues ISU for discrimination

A former tennis player at ISU, Orin Duffin is suing Idaho State University for discrimination against his faith.

Idaho Field of Heroes begins thirteenth year in Pocatello

The Idaho Field of Heroes will begin its thirteenth year in Pocatello.

Father sentenced for felony injury to a child

Strawn Sentencing

Keith A. Strawn was sentenced to 120 days in prison for felony injury to a child, his daughter.

Idaho Falls makes Playful City USA list for second year

Idaho Falls makes Playful City USA list for second year

Idaho Falls made the list as one of the most playful cities in the country for the second consecutive year.

Sheriff's office seeks help to identify counterfeiting check suspect

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The Bonneville County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to identify a suspect in a counterfeit checks investigation.

Contaminants found at Thornton overpass project

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The Idaho Transportation Department is working to clean up an area of low-level contaminants discovered near the Thornton overpass project on US Highway 20.

Air Methods opens year-round medical air base at West Yellowstone

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Air Methods has announced its seasonal air medical helicopter base began year-round operations May 23.

Two cited for cruelty to animals in Bannock County

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The Bannock County Prosecutor's office says two people have been cited for cruelty to animals as part of the investigation of abused horses at the Bannock County Fairgrounds.

Madison County Committeeman position decided by coin flip

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It took a coin flip to determine who would be the Precinct 3 Republican Committeeman in Madison County.

Fort Hall woman pleads guilty to assaulting a federal officer

US District Court House Pocatello

According to U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson Somber March, 30, of Fort Hall, Idaho, pleaded guilty to the crime Tuesday.

Off-track Yellowstone visitors not being pursued

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U.S. authorities say they will not try to force four men accused of walking onto a sensitive hot spring at Yellowstone National Park to return from their homes in Canada for prosecution.

Polygamous food stamp fraud trial pushed back to October

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A trial for members of a polygamous sect accused of orchestrating a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme will be delayed until October.

Group hopes to make Craters of the Moon a national park

Coalition continues still seeking status change for Craters of the Moon

A coalition in southern Idaho hopes to turn Craters of the Moon National Monument into Idaho's first national park.

Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle at Yellowstone National Park

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A Texas woman was killed after she was hit by a passing vehicle in Yellowstone National Park on May 18.

Idaho Fish and Game investigates bald eagle killing

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The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is investigating the shooting of an adult bald eagle.

Wyoming unemployment rate rises to 5.5 percent

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The Wyoming unemployment rate rose to 5.5 percent in April, up three tenths of a percent from March.

Idaho Falls City Council looking at expanding fiber optic network

Idaho Falls looking into expanding its fiber optic network

Fiber optic internet could soon be available to residence. 

Healthy public pool practices

Pool season is around the corner, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people before jumping in.

Hotels see big spike in business

Hotels see big spike in business

Tourism season is just barely beginning and the hotels in the region are already breaking records.

Popeye's opens in Chubbuck

A new Popeye's restaurant opened in Chubbuck Monday morning.

Start With Hello

Start With Hello

Co-founders of the Sandy Hook Promise, Nicole Hockey and Mark Barden, honor the Madison Youth Group for promoting an inclusive and connected community. The Madison Youth Group takes second place in the national award Monday.

Sheriff's office wraps up 3 day search for DeOrr Kunz, Jr

Parents of DeOrr Kunz named as suspects in missing toddler case

The Lemhi County Sheriff's Office has wrapped up a new search for evidence in the DeOrr Kunz, Jr case at the Timber Creek area of Lemhi County.

Fugitive doctor arrested in Idaho

Rafael L. Beier

The FBI has captured fugitive Idaho doctor Rafael W. Beier, who has been on the run since failing to appear in court for his verdict reading last week.

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