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SpaceX capsule with 4 astronauts reaches space station

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 16th - 9:57pm

The Dragon capsule pulled up and docked late Monday night, following a 27-hour, completely automated flight from NASA's Kennedy Space Center. The linkup occurred 262 miles above Idaho.

She lost her limbs but never lost hope. How Rosalie Parker miraculously recovered after nearly dying

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Nov 16th - 8:18pm

A 9-year-old Idaho girl lost her arms and legs after an accident but her family believes Rosalie is still here for a purpose. "I think it's opened our eyes to how much good there is in the world and how wonderful people are," her mother says.

Chad and Lori Daybell trial now scheduled

Eric Grossarth,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:14am

New dates are on the calendar for the combined jury trial for Chad and Lori Daybell in 2021.

Police reviewing investigation into death of Lori Vallow Daybell's 3rd husband

Eric Grossarth,  |  Posted Nov 9th - 1:18pm

Authorities have confirmed they are reviewing their investigation into the death of Lori Vallow Daybell's third husband after an audio recording was recently made public.

Hot spring chicken: 3 cited for Yellowstone culinary caper

Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 8th - 8:20am

Cooking chickens in a Yellowstone hot spring landed three people in hot water.

Judge combines trials for Chad and Lori Daybell

Eric Grossarth,  |  Updated Oct 29th - 10:54am

The jury trials for Chad and Lori Daybell will be combined following a ruling by District Judge Steven Boyce on Thursday morning.

Chad Daybell’s hearing to dismiss case postponed

Eric Grossarth,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 4:08pm

The hearing on a motion to dismiss the case against Chad Daybell has been postponed.

Tammy Daybell’s family launches special project on anniversary of her death

Nate Eaton,  |  Posted Oct 20th - 7:53pm

One year ago today, Tammy Daybell died in her Fremont County home, and her family wants to make sure her life is not forgotten.

Video: The Grizzly King of Yellowstone defends his throne

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted Oct 14th - 2:02pm

Two of Yellowstone's largest grizzly bears clash over an elk carcass offering a spectacular crash course in bear behavior, hierarchy, and safety.

BYU-Idaho issues stern warning about intentionally contracting COVID-19

Eric Grossarth,  |  Posted Oct 12th - 9:26pm

Brigham Young University-Idaho has a strong message for students: do not intentionally expose yourself or others to COVID-19 in hopes of getting paid more for your plasma.

Toddler flown to hospital after falling into thermal area at Yellowstone National Park

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Oct 10th - 2:54pm

A toddler was flown to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center with thermal burns after an accident at Yellowstone National Park Friday.

Idaho TikTok star surprised with pickup truck full of juice

Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Oct 8th - 8:40am

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.

Portland mayor spars with US on deputized police officers

Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 30th - 4:15pm

The top U.S. prosecutor in Oregon on Wednesday rejected a request from Portland's mayor to end the federal deputation of dozens of police officers as part of the response to ongoing protests, saying it was the only way to end “lawlessness.”

Brett Rypien named Broncos starting QB against New York Jets

Arnie Stapleton, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 29th - 4:10pm

Brett Rypien kept his head up when he went undrafted out of Boise State. He didn't get discouraged when he twice got cut by the Denver Broncos.

Portland protesters clash with police, officers arrest 24

The Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 29th - 9:05am

Protesters and Portland police clashed again in Oregon’s largest city late Monday, with demonstrators hurling rocks, punching a police sergeant in the face and spraying a chemical irritant at officers, police said in a statement. Twenty four people were arrested.

Nearly 1,000 Idahoans died alone and were buried in a forgotten cemetery. Here’s how you can help remember them

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted Sep 27th - 4:04pm

On the outskirts of Blackfoot, down Cromwell Lane, is a small cemetery that’s largely been forgotten.

Judge removes interim director of Bureau of Land Management for serving unlawfully

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:01pm

A federal judge ruled Friday that President Donald Trump's leading steward of public lands has been serving unlawfully, blocking him from continuing in the position in the latest pushback against the administration's practice of filling key positions without U.S. Senate approval.

Pandemic-proof: Fall college football revived on West Coast

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 25th - 12:12am

A major college football season that was in peril six week ago as conferences succumbed to concerns about COVID-19 is reconstituting.

Hanford contractors agree to pay $58 million fine for fraud

Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 23rd - 10:08am

Two companies that do work at a former nuclear weapons production plant will pay fines of nearly $58 million for improperly billing the federal government for thousands of hours of work that were not performed.