Governor appoints new fifth district judge

Boise, ID. – On Thursday, Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter announced the appointment of Rupert attorney Michael Tribe to succeed recently retired Fifth District Judge Michael Crabtree on the Cassia County bench. ...

3 Dead in Eastern Idaho Crash

McCammon, ID. — Idaho State Police say three people died in a head-on collision east of McCammon on Sunday. Teen siblings, 15 year-old Eric and 13 year-old Lauren Neibaur were traveling westbound on US30 in a red 1999 Chevrolet C1500 pickup truck. The picku...

Magnitude 4.5 near West Yellowstone

The University of Utah Earthquake Center reports that a light earthquake of magnitude 4.5 occurred at 6:48 PM on June 15 in Yellowstone National Park, eight miles north-northeast of the town of West Yellowstone...

WYDOT truck arrestor stops runaway bus on Teton Pass

“It saved my life.” Andrew Williams was heading back to Jackson after picking up his 1992 Ford Econoline bus from a shop in Idaho when a Teton Pass commuter’s nightmare became a reality. Around 5 p.m. on June 2, Williams lost control of his brakes on the...

Flood Warnings continue in Eastern Idaho

Idaho Falls, ID. — As temperatures rise and snow-melt continues, flows on the Snake River are continually increasing. Flood warnings have been issued for various parts of the river. Henrys Fork near Rexburg is sitting at at 9.3 feet, just under flood statge...

Man severely burned after fall into Yellowstone hot spring

Yellowstone Nat'l Park – A 21-year-old man, Gervais Dylan Gatete from Raleigh, North Carolina, sustained severe burns after falling into a hot spring late on Tuesday, June 13. The incident occurred in the Lower...