Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center helps test bear proof containers

Bear tested Grizzly approved

The Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center is helping make camping in bear country more safe by having their bears test bear proof containers.

Paris as Capital For a Day

Paris Capital For a Day

Gov. C. L. "Butch" Otter and many other state leaders made the trek to Bear Lake County.

New FBI data center would add 300 jobs in Pocatello

FBI Building Pocatello

The Federal Bureau of Investigation in Washington D.C. created a letter in February proposing the development of the expansion of the FBI center in Pocatello. A data center will be added and will bring in 300 new jobs as a result.

Tourist season expected to increase

Tourist season expected to increase

Last year, Yellowstone National Park saw a record-breaking season for visitors, and that really gave the local economy a boost. This year, it's expected to be even better.

Water mitigation plan passed

Water mitigation

The big water mitigation plan passed Wednesday, so there will not be an impact to your water use in Idaho Falls this year.

Fewer people going hungry in east Idaho

Food insecurity

Fewer people are going hungry according to a new study. "Map the Meal Gap" is the name of the study conducted by Feeding America, and it shows the food insecurity rate in east Idaho decreased from last year.

Man killed in Bingham County crash had stolen 3 vehicles that day

James L Barry

According to the Bingham County Sheriff's office, the man killed in an accident Thursday morning was driving a stolen truck at the time. The truck was the third vehicle he had stolen that day.

Utah theater asks judge to block law in "Deadpool" case

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A Utah theater in trouble for serving booze during the movie "Deadpool" is asking a judge to block authorities from enforcing an obscenity law they say is so broad it would apply to Michelangelo's "David."

Chobani CEO heads to Twin Falls to announce employee shares

chobani yogurt

Chobani's CEO visited a plant in Twin Falls to tell workers about the company's plan to give employees an ownership stake in the privately held company.

Police criticize BYU investigations into sex assault victims

Several Utah police officials are joining in calls to change Brigham Young University's practice of investigating students who have reported being sexually assaulted for violations of the school's strict code of behavior.

Families of Mormon missionaries being targeted in phone scam

A telephone scam is targeting grandparents of Mormon missionaries, asking for money to release their relatives from jail.

Grizzly bears in Grand Teton Park attract onlookers

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Grizzly bears wandering out in the open in Grand Teton National Park are drawing crowds of wildlife watchers, photographers and others seeking a glimpse — from a safe distance.

Police: SW Idaho man killed after pointing gun at deputies

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Authorities say two deputies responding to a 911 call at a southwest Idaho home shot and killed a 54-year-old man who pointed a handgun at them.

Feds seek to join suit against Idaho's public defense system

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The U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. District Attorney Wendy Olson are requesting to weigh in on a class-action lawsuit against Idaho's public defense system.

The effects of heroin and opioids in East Idaho

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Heroin and opioid addictions are being called a national epidemic, but the problem is hitting eastern Idaho just as hard.

Student speaks up about school bullying

Madison School District investigates hazing incident

Madison High School is under fire by one family for bullying that allegedly happened on a bus carrying the Bobcat baseball team.

Pocatello Rotary Club offers update on the local and national economy

Pocatello Rotary Club meeting 4-28

The Pocatello Rotary Club met for a meeting Thursday at the Red Lion Hotel. Senior Economist of Zion Bank, Robert Spendlove out of Salt Lake City was there to update the Gate City on where the economy stands locally and nationally.

ISU choir heads to England

The ISU chamber choir is headed to England.

Idaho Falls Police seek information on credit card fraud suspect

Credit card fraud suspect 4-28-16

The Idaho Falls Police Department is seeking community assistance in identifying a suspect who used stolen credit cards to purchase more than $9,000 in merchandise from several stores in Idaho Falls and Ammon.

BMW moving to Sunnyside Road

BMW's new location will be on Sunnyside Road next to Teton Volkswagen.

National Park Service to feature Yellowstone photo on stamp

Bison Stamp

The National Park Service is featuring a photo taken more than a decade ago of bison in Yellowstone National Park on a postage stamp to celebrate its 100th year anniversary.

Idaho Falls man dies in rollover crash near Moreland

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James L. Barry, of Idaho Falls, died from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle rollover crash west of Moreland Thursday morning.

Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah

Arches National Park

Officials at eastern Utah's Arches National Park are investigating large graffiti deeply carved into one of the park's famous red rock arches.

Polygamous fraud investigation fueled by surveillance video

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Federal prosecutors say they took aerial videos and installed surveillance cameras at a polygamous town's general store to gather evidence in a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud case.

University of Idaho dropping to FCS beginning with 2018 season

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University of Idaho will drop to the Football Championship Subdivision beginning in 2018 and intends to join the Big Sky Conference.

Police: Pipe bomb turns out to be geocache container

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The discovery of a suspected pipe bomb in south-central Idaho that caused the partial lockdown of schools in Buhl and drew the Twin Falls Police Bomb Squad turned out to be a geocache.

Bingham County Sheriff seeks help to identify Cal-Ranch theft suspect

Cal-ranch theft suspect 4-28-16

The Bingham County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to identify a man who is the suspect in a theft from the Blackfoot Cal-Ranch.

Two arrested after prowling in Idaho Falls neighborhood

Ashlee M. Talich and Fabian Almeida

Idaho Falls Police arrested two people for drugs and warrants after they were caught prowling in an Idaho Falls neighborhood early Thursday morning.

Two arrested for drugs after traffic stop

Kelly P. Murdock and Deidra M. Daw

The Idaho Falls Police have arrested Kelly P. Murdock and Deidra M. Daw on drug charges after the pair were pulled over in a traffic stop.

One killed in I-15 crash north of Roberts

Semi-Truck crash

Idaho State Police are investigating a deadly crash on Interstate 15.

Fire at Evans Grain fills sky with smoke

Evans grain fire

Fire investigators are looking into what caused a fire behind Evans Grain Wednesday evening just north of Ammon. 

ISU engineering students partner with public works department

The goal of the partnership was to give the students real-world experience, but the city got some good notes for possible operations in the future.

The art of parkour

You've probably seen the sport "parkour" demonstrated more often than you've heard the name. The sport is returning to Idaho State University this year.

Bonneville School District thinking of fifteen-year plan

Bonneville School Board discuss a 15 year growth plan

The Bonneville School Board held a work session on Wednesday to discuss a potential fifteen-year growth plan.

Local mom talks about the struggle of infertility

Overcoming Infertility

With this week being national infertility awareness week, one local mom wants to share her story, and how there's hope for others. 

Let wildlife stay wild

It's warming up and more wildlife is making its way into neighborhoods.

Authorities advise residents to properly secure trailer hitches

State police report they are receiving frequent emergency calls because drivers aren't securing their trailer hitches correctly, causing them to unhitch on roads and highways.

Juvenile in jail after making threats against local high school

Pocatello Police say the male juvenile charged with making a Facebook threat against Pocatello High School is out of juvenile detention and is awaiting his first appearance in juvenile court.

Next Step Idaho: Students thinking about moving onto college

The White House is shining a light on high school seniors who have made plans to go to college, and local high school students took part  in a college signing day.

Two men arrested on Rexburg drug charges

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A traffic stop led to the arrest of two men on South 5th West in Rexburg Tuesday.

IF man arrested for Shopko burglary

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Sean Cox, 43, of Idaho Falls was arrested Tuesday on charges of burglary.

Pocatello man accused of enticing children over the internet

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A Pocatello man is being held in the Bannock County Jail for investigation of Wisconsin charges of enticing children over the internet.

Verizon Wireless holds open house for proposed cell tower

The telecommunications company hosted it at Tendoy Elementary School on Tuesday amidst concern and opposition against the tower.

Bonneville County unveils 2040 transportation plan

Bonneville county unveils 2040 transit plan

The future just got a bit clearer, at least when it comes to transportation and driving in the Idaho Falls metropolitan area. 

Century makes list of most-challenging high schools

Century makes list of most-challenging high schools.

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