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I.F. Man Arrested for Burglary

I.F. Man Arrested for Burglary

(Idaho Falls, ID) – Idaho Falls Police arrested Aaron S. Goode Thursday for two counts of burglary. Goode, 21, of Idaho Falls burglarized the Chinese Super Buffet twice in August 2010. Goode entered the restaurant, located at 1739 North Yellowstone Highway, twice taking an undisclosed amount of cash each time. According to a report, Jefferson […]

Century Student Wins National Award For Creativity With Recycling

Century Student Wins National Award For Creativity With Recycling

(POCATELLO) – A Century High School student has received national recognition for her efforts to promote recycling. Danielle Frei received a silver medal at the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America convention. Frei used old, scratched CD’s to create a CD rack. She says music stores throw old old disks every week and was […]

Locals React to Stock Market Drops

Locals React to Stock Market Drops

The stock market has fallen 6 percent in the last week, and many people are paying attention to the changes in their money. KIDK reports that some are optimistic about the future, while others shared concerns. Investors say the best thing locals can do is educate themselves, and that the top reason people pull out […]

Polygamist Groups Denounce Warren Jeffs

Polygamist Groups Denounce Warren Jeffs

(SALT LAKE CITY) – A coalition of polygamist churches is uniting in efforts to denounce convicted FLDS leader Warren Jeffs. Tyler Andersen has more. Among the groups opposing Jeffs is the Latter Day Church of Christ, which has several members living locally in Teton and Jefferson counties. The churches say they are devastated that abuse […]

Social Media Controversy Arises Between Students And Teachers

Social Media Controversy Arises Between Students And Teachers

COLUMBIA, Mo. (FEED FROM: AP) — As they prepare lesson plans for fall, teachers across Missouri have an extra chore before the new school year begins: purging their Facebook friend lists to comply with a new state law that limits their contact with students on social networks.   The law was proposed after an Associated […]

Rammell Pleaded Guilty And Will Hold A Press Confrence Today

Rammell Pleaded Guilty And Will Hold A Press Confrence Today

UPDATE: Rex Rammell was in court again on Wednesday, this time facing felony jury tampering charges. According to Bonneville County Prosecutor Bruce Pickett, Rammell pleaded guilty to a lesser, misdemeanor criminal contempt charge. He was sentenced to nine months of informal probation, a 90-day suspended jail sentence, and was given a withheld sentence, which means […]

A Man Has Been Arrested For Felony Injury To A Child And Eluding

A Man Has Been Arrested For Felony Injury To A Child And Eluding

On August 3, 2011,  at 7:47 p.m. dispatch advised Bonneville County Deputies that a male was breaking into camp trailers at Eagle Rock R.V. at 1910 S. Yellowstone.  A Bonneville County Deputy was at the intersection of 17th Street and Pancheri when the call was broadcast. As the deputy pulled into Eagle Rock R.V., a […]

Two Unrelated Deaths Occur In The Same Mobile Home Park

Two Unrelated Deaths Occur In The Same Mobile Home Park

(Pocatello, ID) – Police investigated the deaths of an infant and a 40 year old man at The BelAire Estates Mobile Home Park in Pocatello Wednesday afternoon.  Both deaths occurred on the same day, in the same mobile home park, but were at separate residences.   After further investigation, police stated that the two deaths […]

Idaho Woman Is Accused of Shooting & Beating Her Uncle To Death

Idaho Woman Is Accused of Shooting & Beating Her Uncle To Death

(St. Maries, ID) – Melissa R. Bates, 28, was charged with first degree murder for the death of her uncle, Robert D. Marek, 43, at his house a few miles south of St Maries. Bates was staying at her uncle’s house at the time of the murder, court records state. Benewah County Prosecutor Douglas Payne […]

Body Found During Grand Teton Search

Body Found During Grand Teton Search

(GRAND TETON, N.P.) – Rangers have found the body of a man who apparently fell about 3,000 feet off the Grand Teton. The body was found in Valhalla Canyon on Monday during a search for an overdue climber. Authorities haven’t said whether the body is that of the climber they have been looking for. An […]

Yellowstone Officials Kill Charging Grizzly Bear

Yellowstone Officials Kill Charging Grizzly Bear

Officials in Yellowstone National Park killed a grizzly bear Monday that was known to cause problems with tourists.  On Saturday the grizzly aggressively approached a man and then ran at him near the north end of Yellowstone Lake. The man threw his pack at the grizzly – then the bear stopped charging, tore into the […]

Missing Rexburg Boy Found

Missing Rexburg Boy Found

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah — Rescue crews found the Rexburg teen who was missing for almost a full day. Local News 8 reports that Joseph Schellenberg, 17, was camping with his family at Crystal Lake in the Uinta Mountains. He was last seen Monday night when the family went to bed at the Long Lake Campground, […]

Utah Man Accidentally Crawls Into The Wrong Bed With His Neighbor

Utah Man Accidentally Crawls Into The Wrong Bed With His Neighbor

(Pleasant Grove, UT) – A case of mistaken identity has landed one woman’s boyfriend in trouble with the law, and her next-door neighbor. Lt. Mike Roberts reported that over the weekend the a man dropped his girlfriend off at her North Pleasant Grove home and left. But while driving home, the man decided he’d rather […]

A Drunk Dad Lets His 8 Year Old Drive A Truck While He Slept

A Drunk Dad Lets His 8 Year Old Drive A Truck While He Slept

(CBS/AP) – Louisiana state police say they arrested a drunk 28-year-old man who let his 8-year-old son drive the family pick-up truck while he slept in the passenger seat. The child drove erratically down an interstate until alarmed motorists called authorities. Troopers say the man’s 4-year-old daughter was in the back seat when the truck […]

Woman ‘Kills Her Boyfriend With Spiked Heel To The Head’

Woman ‘Kills Her Boyfriend With Spiked Heel To The Head’

(Agusta, GA) – A woman allegedly beat her boyfriend to death with the spiked heel of a stiletto shoe.  Thelma Carter, 46, attacked her boyfriend, Robert Higdon, 58, with the shoe at their trailer park home in Augusta, Georgia, police said. Authorities are unsure how many times she struck Mr Higdon with the shoe before […]

Plane Crashes In Emmett

Plane Crashes In Emmett

EMMETT, Idaho – The FAA is investigating a small plane crash north of Emmett. KBOI2 reported that Gem County Dispatch said the pilot has been identified as Richard Jennings of Emmett. Emmett Police says Jennings was returning from a camping trip in north Idaho with his dog when the airplane engine kept cutting out. Jennings […]

Motorcycle Crash Send Two To The Hospital

Motorcycle Crash Send Two To The Hospital

moto On Monday, August 01, 2011, at approximately 4:00 p.m, Idaho State Police investigated a motorcycle crash in Challis.   Robert W. Goodenough, 49 years old from Pocatello, was traveling north on State Highway 75 when he failed to negotiate a curve at milepost 241.3.    His 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle went off the left […]

President Obama signs debt ceiling bill into law

President Obama signs debt ceiling bill into law

Washington (CNN) – President Barack Obama signed a last-minute compromise plan to raise the nation’s $14.3 trillion debt ceiling Tuesday afternoon. The U.S. Senate passed the plan, which imposes sweeping new spending cuts over the next decade. The bill was approved in a 74-26 vote; 60 votes were required for passage.

UPDATE: Woman’s Body Is Identified After She Was Found At The Bottom Of A Cliff

UPDATE: Woman’s Body Is Identified After She Was Found At The Bottom Of A Cliff

UPDATE: The woman who was found at the bottom of a cliff on Sunday has been recovered and identified.  The Caribou County Fire Department, Search and Rescue, and Sheriff’s Office recovered the body of 39 year old Lana Nicole Rosalez (from Blackfoot) around 10am Monday morning.  Dispatch said they received a call from a man […]

Students To Feel Pinch In Debt Deal

Students To Feel Pinch In Debt Deal

WASHINGTON (via CNNMoney) — Some students will start owing more on their loans while they’re in school under a last-minute debt ceiling deal to keep the country out of default and reduce deficits by at least $2.1 trillion over a decade. As part of the savings to trim the deficits, Congress would scrap a special […]

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