University of Utah brings higher education to prisons

Salt Lake City, UT.   -   A new program spearheaded by the University of Utah is reviving higher education classes for incarcerated people at the Utah State Correctional Facility in Draper, after a ten year hia...

Diverse groups come together to discuss climate change at ID summit

Boise, ID.  –  Businesses, environmental groups and the timber industry are just a few of the diverse groups coming together for Idaho's first-ever statewide summit on climate change. "Safeguarding Idaho's Economy in a Changing Climate" is a two-day event t...

Idaho Falls woman sentenced to 30 years for embezzlement

Idaho Falls, ID.  -   In 7th District Court on Wednesday,  65-year-old Charlotte Pottorff of Idaho Falls was sentenced to 30 years in prison for embezzling more than $2 million from her former employer. Pott...

Occupant escapes trailer house fire south of Rexburg

Rexburg, ID. - Wednesday morning at around 2:57 a.m., Madison Fire Department responded to a report of a trailer house on fire located at 3069 W. 3200 S., south of Rexburg in the Burton area. When firefighters arrived, the majority of the trailer house was ...

Great American Smokeout: Effective ways to quit smoking

Nationwide  -   Thursday is the Great American Smokeout, an event challenging people to make plans to quit smoking. There are more than 36 million smokers nationwide, and health experts are reminding people ...

2 killed, 6 injured in crash in Jerome Co.

Jerome, ID.  -  On Saturday, November 11, 2017, at approximately 9:29 p.m., Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle fatality crash at the intersection of 150 W and 100 N, in Jerome County. Shentasha L....