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Idaho man arrested by Utah-based FBI agents pleads guilty to assaulting police in US Capitol riot

Idaho man arrested by Utah-based FBI agents pleads guilty to assaulting police in US Capitol riot

Associated Press  |  Posted Sept. 9 - 6:20 a.m.

An Idaho man pleaded guilty Tuesday to assaulting police in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.
23 homes on the Navajo Nation finally getting electricity

23 homes on the Navajo Nation finally getting electricity

Associated Press  |  Posted Sept. 5 - 1:55 p.m.

Tribal President Jonathan Nez has finalized a subgrant agreement between the Navajo Nation and Navajo Tribal Utility Authority to extend power lines to homes in the community of Tonalea, providing long-awaited electricity to at least 23 families.
California man dies rescuing child in Lake Powell

California man dies rescuing child in Lake Powell

Associated Press  |  Posted Aug. 7 - 8:07 a.m.

A California man drowned after rescuing his child who was struggling to swim in Lake Powell.
Messy Grand Teton camp draws bear; Idaho woman fined $5.8K

Messy Grand Teton camp draws bear; Idaho woman fined $5.8K

Associated Press  |  Posted July 24 - 5:05 p.m.

A judge has ordered an Idaho woman to pay over $5,800 for leaving trash out that attracted a grizzly bear to her campsite in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park.
Health officials warn about toxic algae blooms in Utah Lake

Health officials warn about toxic algae blooms in Utah Lake

Associated Press  |  Posted July 21 - 7:22 a.m.

Health officials have warned that algae blooms are turning up in Utah Lake that can produce toxins harmful to humans and animals.
Chemical spill at Boise pool sends 14 to hospital

Chemical spill at Boise pool sends 14 to hospital

Associated Press  |  Posted June 26 - 1:23 p.m.

The Boise Police Department says 28 people were sickened when an unidentified chemical was spilled at a popular Boise public pool on Friday afternoon.
Handful of Oregon counties vote to consider move into Idaho

Handful of Oregon counties vote to consider move into Idaho

Associated Press  |  Posted May 20 - 8:22 a.m.

Five eastern Oregon counties voted Tuesday in support of considering becoming part of Idaho. The chances of those counties joining Idaho are slim.
J&J's 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

J&J's 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:24 p.m.

US clears Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 shot, adding a third vaccine option to the race against the virus.
Virgin River Bridge replacement project to begin on I-15

Virgin River Bridge replacement project to begin on I-15

Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 4 - 11:39 a.m.

Construction crews are about to begin a yearslong project to replace a bridge on a stretch of Interstate 15 that passes through a cliff-lined river canyon that connects Nevada and Utah on opposite sides of Arizona's northwestern corner.
Utah pharmacy sued over alleged prescription violations

Utah pharmacy sued over alleged prescription violations

Associated Press  |  Posted Dec. 8 - 11:55 a.m.

Federal prosecutors in Utah have sued a pharmacy after claiming employees allegedly filled hundreds of opioid prescriptions for members of the same family in the small city of Morgan.
EPA approves Utah pollution controls at power plants

EPA approves Utah pollution controls at power plants

Associated Press  |  Posted Oct. 29 - 10:01 a.m.

Federal environmental officials have approved a plan by Utah for new pollution controls on coal-fired power plants aimed at reducing haze near two national parks, though environmentalists say it doesn’t go far enough.
Groups threaten suit over rare bird’s fate in Colorado, Utah

Groups threaten suit over rare bird’s fate in Colorado, Utah

Associated Press  |  Posted Sept. 24 - 2:12 p.m.

Two wildlife conservation groups said Wednesday they intend to file a lawsuit contending that several federal agencies are relying on an outdated plan to save a rare bird found only in Colorado and Utah.
Jury: Washington state liable in Powell boys' deaths

Jury: Washington state liable in Powell boys' deaths

Associated Press  |  Posted July 31 - 10:59 p.m.

A jury has found that Washington state officials were partially responsible for the deaths of missing Utah woman Susan Cox Powell's children at the hands of their father.
Drowned teens' families propose life jacket loaner station

Drowned teens' families propose life jacket loaner station

Associated Press  |  Posted July 27 - 10:35 a.m.

The family and friends of two Saratoga Springs teenagers who drowned in Utah Lake after a catastrophic windstorm hit the area in May are proposing building a “life jacket loaner station” to prevent similar accidents from happening in the future.