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UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019

Gray, activist from lunch counter protest photo, dies at 84

A community organizer shown in an iconic photograph while challenging racial segregation at a Mississippi lunch counter in the 1960s has died at his home in Pocatello, Idaho.

Moose moved away from road, but calf escapes capture

Idaho Department of Fish and Game officers darted and removed a cow moose Monday afternoon that had been reported along the shoulder of Interstate 86 near the Pocatello Regional Airport.

Harrowing tree-hunting trip nearly ends in tragedy

What started as a trip into the mountains of eastern Bingham County to find a Christmas tree almost ended in tragedy.

Running late kept Pocatello man’s grandma safe from Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Tanner Rosenthal’s 90-year-old grandmother normally leaves early to help set up for weekly Shabbat services at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue. Fortunately, she was running behind Saturday morning.

Federal officials to expand Pocatello air base

Federal officials are expanding a firefighting air base in eastern Idaho.

Busy mom of four chalks up eighth Pocatello Marathon victory

The 19th annual Pocatello Marathon was held Saturday morning, and for the eighth time in her 10 years of running the 26-mile race, Penny Parrish of Pocatello finished first among …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018

E. Idaho man facing charges after men hit with bear spray

An eastern Idaho man police said doused two men on a Pocatello street with bear spray is facing charges.

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018

Zimbabwe man who lived in Idaho for 15 years to be deported

A man who immigrated from Zimbabwe to Pocatello 15 years ago, is married to a U.S. citizen and fathered a son in the Gate City will be deported next month, …

UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018

Idaho GOP convention to take place in Pocatello

Top Republican leaders will gather in southeastern Idaho this week for the state’s party convention.

Deer with leash on neck found dead in eastern Idaho

Officials in eastern Idaho are investigating after finding a young male deer dead with a leash around its neck.

UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018

Officials expect sizable economic impact from FBI expansion

Officials expect the construction and related expansion work for the FBI data center in Pocatello will create about 500 direct jobs and 160 indirect jobs.

UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018

Freed after 2 years, man jailed in Venezuela returns to U.S.

Joshua Holt, who traveled to Venezuela from Utah in 2016 to marry a Spanish-speaking Mormon woman but soon found himself jailed and later branded the CIA’s top spy in Latin …

Sheriff: Parents, don’t bring guns to school lockdowns

Law enforcement officials in eastern Idaho have issued a public safety warning after several parents responded to a recent school lockdown armed with AR-15 rifles and a pistol.

Authorities capture mountain lion near Idaho State campus

Idaho Fish and Game officials have captured a mountain lion near the campus of Idaho State University.

No one hurt in downtown Pocatello shootout

Pocatello Police said two groups of people exchanged gunfire during an early morning shooting downtown.

UPDATED: Sun., May 6, 2018

Shootout in downtown pocatello: Police say two groups of people opened fire on each other

Police are investigating an apparent shootout that occurred in downtown Pocatello early Sunday morning.

Pocatello police arrest escaped Idaho Falls inmate

Police have apprehended an inmate who went missing from a correctional facility in Idaho Falls last week.

Canine influenza spreads to East Idaho

An Idaho animal hospital says it has been notified of a confirmed case of canine influenza in the eastern part of the state.

Eastern Idaho elementary school placed on lockdown

Authorities in eastern Idaho said an elementary school was placed on lockdown after police investigating a report of an attack on a woman heard a shot inside a residence and …

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017

Wildlife officials kill mountain lion that attacked pet dog

Wildlife officials have killed a mountain lion in eastern Idaho after it killed a dog near Pocatello.

Police ID man fatally shot by deputy in Pocatello

Authorities have identified a man who was fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy in Pocatello.

Pocatello officer fatally shoots suspect in armed standoff

A Pocatello police officer fatally shot a suspect who officials say confronted law enforcement with a firearm.

Authorities: Fire sprinklers didn’t activate at Pocatello nursing home

Fire department officials said sprinklers inside a southeastern Idaho nursing home did not activate when a blaze erupted, destroying the building over the weekend.

Patients safely evacuated as fire destroys nursing home

A fire gutted a nursing home early Saturday in southeastern Idaho, but all the patients and staff made it to safety without serious injuries, officials say.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017

Police: Dine-and-dash ‘sushi bandit’ cited in eastern Idaho

A man authorities say is the dine-and-dash “sushi bandit” has been cited in eastern Idaho for suspicion of petty theft.

New Veterans Affairs clinic opens in eastern Idaho

A new Department of Veteran Affairs clinic opened in eastern Idaho that aims to serve 1,000 more veterans than before.

Pocatello, with its ridiculed flag, unveils new design

The Idaho city of Pocatello raised a new flag in front of its city hall after its old one was described as the worst on the continent.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 11, 2017

Counterfeit cash circulating in southern Idaho, authorities say

Police in the southern Idaho city of Pocatello say counterfeit $100 bills are being passed at local businesses.

Small earthquake hits southeast Idaho, near Pocatello

A small earthquake has hit southeast Idaho.

Idaho court ruling could force Pocatello to refund millions

The city of Pocatello could be forced to pay back millions of dollars in excess fees following a recent Idaho Supreme Court ruling.