Rett Nelson

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BYU-I student to appear on popular game show after winning $25,000 for his invention

BYU-I student to appear on popular game show after winning $25,000 for his invention

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Oct. 25 - 10:16 p.m.

Adam Stock, a BYU-I student, earned himself $25,000 at a competition for his motorized truck strap, which qualifies him to be a contestant on an ESPN game show.
Rexburg homeowners honored to have their property become site for new temple

Rexburg homeowners honored to have their property become site for new temple

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Oct. 10 - 11:00 a.m.

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were surprised over the weekend to hear about the announcement of a second temple to be built in Rexburg, Idaho.
Backpacks no longer allowed at secondary schools in Idaho school district

Backpacks no longer allowed at secondary schools in Idaho school district

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Sept. 25 - 4:11 p.m.

Effective immediately, backpacks will no longer be allowed at secondary schools in Rigby, Idaho. The rule was made after a gun was found in a girl's backpack this week.
'We feel really blessed': Father and baby daughter survive horrific crash in Rexburg

'We feel really blessed': Father and baby daughter survive horrific crash in Rexburg

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Sept. 25 - 8:05 a.m.

A Rigby couple is grateful their young daughter is safe and sound after she and her dad were involved in a crash Monday.
Crews rescue Idaho couple, dogs from pickup hanging over gorge

Crews rescue Idaho couple, dogs from pickup hanging over gorge

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted March 16 - 10:39 a.m.

A pickup truck dangled off a bridge near Twin Falls, Idaho, Monday evening and resulted in what Idaho State Police Troopers describe as a heroic rescue.
Idaho TikTok star surprised with pickup truck full of juice

Idaho TikTok star surprised with pickup truck full of juice

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Oct. 8 - 8:40 a.m.

An Idaho Falls man is reaping the rewards of his “good vibes” after posting a video on TikTok several days ago that has garnered millions of views.
President Trump speaks with former hostage from Utah during opening night of RNC

President Trump speaks with former hostage from Utah during opening night of RNC

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Aug. 25 - 10:05 a.m.

During the opening night of the Republican National Convention in Washington, D.C., President Donald Trump spoke with six former American hostages, including Joshua Holt and his wife Thamy, who were held hostage in Venezuela for two years.