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LDS Church announces location, size of new Teton River Temple in Rexburg

This story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission – By Nate Eaton EastIdahoNews.com REXBURG — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced the Teton River Idaho Temple will be built northwest of Second East…

Kemmerer man arrested after crime spree involving crashes, arson, vehicle theft and gunshots

This story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission – By Nate Sunderland, EastIdahoNews.com RUPERT — Idaho State Police are investigating a hit-and-run collision that involves arson, vehicle theft, gunshots and more crashes. The incident began around 6:30…

New charge filed against Ammon man accused of using social media to entice teens

This story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission – By Andrea Olson EastIdahoNews.com AMMON — A new charge was filed against a 23-year-old Ammon man after he allegedly used social media to entice a teen to send…

Carbon monoxide miracle: 5 kids and sister-in-law survive after being poisoned

This story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission – REXBURG — Five kids and a relative are miraculously alive after a pipe from their furnace broke off and emitted invisible gas throughout their home, causing them to…

Two killed in apparent murder-suicide; child safe after Amber Alert canceled

The following story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission – POCATELLO — Two adults are dead in an apparent murder-suicide Friday night, and a child is safe following an Amber Alert that appears to be related. Pocatello…

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Unfamiliar territory: Wyoming educator learns to lead Idaho’s largest online school

The following story is courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission. In his return to the Gem State, Jon Abrams finds himself in charge of Idaho’s fastest growing school district — an online school that has added thousands…

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Man walks into Rexburg Police Department and holds woman hostage

The following story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission. REXBURG — An unknown man is in custody after holding a woman hostage at the Rexburg Police Department Wednesday. Rexburg Police Assistant Chief Gary Hagen tells EastIdahoNews.com around…

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Snowboarder dies at Grand Targhee Resort

This story courtesy of EastIdahoNews.com. It is used here with permission. DRIGGS — A Florida man vacationing at the Grand Targhee Resort was found dead Saturday. Jay Jurgens, 47, of Coral Springs was found unresponsive at about 2:30 p.m. in…

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Utah police arrest two people in connection with shooting at Provo protest

PROVO, Utah (ABC4 News) – Two people have been arrested in connection with violence at a protest in Provo. Provo City police said the incident occurred at a planned police rally and counter-protest Monday evening. KSL reports a group calling…

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6.5 quake hits 45 miles west of Challis, Idaho

A major 6.5 magnitude earthquake shook virtually the entire Gem State Tuesday evening, and aftershocks continued well into the evening. The original quake happened just before 6 p.m. and originated about 45 miles west of Challis, and 20 miles northwest…

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