Rare gibbon baby born at Idaho Falls Zoo

Until recently, there were only 15 Mueller’s grey gibbons living in zoos across the United States. The Idaho Falls Zoo is thrilled to announce the birth of the 16th! The Mueller’s grey gibbon couple – mother...

Wyoming Governor hails decision to de-list Yellowstone grizzly bears

Cheyenne, WY. – For more than 40 years, grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area have been protected under the Endangered Species Act, but now those protections will be lifted this summer. Officials with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service announce...

Driver of Carey School Bus Charged Following Injury Crash

Shoshone, ID. - 67-year-old bus driver, Richard Mecham was charged Monday in 5th District court. Mechan was the driver of a school bus involved in a rollover crash that injured more than a dozen junior high stu...

High bacteria levels found in popular Boise ponds

Boise, ID. -  The City of Boise has closed all ponds at Esther Simplot Park as well as Quinn’s Pond, because E.coli bacteria concentrations have tested above state water quality standards for recreational use. ...

ISU renames RISE campus facility

Pocatello, ID.  – The William M. and Karin A. Eames Advanced Technical Education and Innovations Complex is the new name for an Idaho State University campus facility formerly known as RISE, the Research and Innovation in Science and Engineering Complex. Po...

Vandalism Charges Filed Following Cemetery Damage

Idaho Falls, ID.  - On Monday, the Bonneville County Prosecutor’s Office announced that it had filed felony vandalism charges against three juvenile girls, who are accused of damaging the headstones at Rose Hil...

Settler’s Grove of Ancient Cedars to reopen

Coeur d’Alene, ID. – The Settler’s Grove of Ancient Cedars is reopening to visitors this Saturday, June 24! Located on the Coeur d’Alene River Ranger District, the area has been under an emergency closure for h...

Box of hand grenades found buried in Jackson

Jackson, WY. — Construction workers working in Jackson, off of Highway 89 near the ,Jackson Gun Club. were likely startled when a small explosion occurred near their construction site around 2 p.m. on Tuesday. The explosion was the result of a detonated han...

Grace man dies in rollover crash south of Soda Springs

On Sunday, June 18th at approximately 7:11 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatality crash on 8 Mile Creek Road approximately 10 miles south of Soda Springs, near the old Coldsprings campground in Bear L...