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    August 31, 2014

    Man dies in Fort Hall stabbing

    BY JOURNAL STAFF FORT HALL — Tribal police and the FBI are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation late Fri...
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Carnival rides at the Eastern Idaho State Fair begin today at noon and go to 11 p.m.
    August 30, 2014

    Eastern Idaho State Fair starts today

    BY JOURNAL STAFF BLACKFOOT — The Eastern Idaho State Fair, with the theme “Feed Your Need For Fun,” kicks off today and will feature great enter...
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Nakia Ramirez of Blackfoot has been a jockey for three years.
    August 29, 2014

    Blackfoot jockey says trust is the key

    BY DEBBIE BRYCE For the Journal IDAHO FALLS — She might be small, but Nakia Ramirez is not afraid to run with the big boys — or run against them.....
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    August 29, 2014

    Gem State Classic Pro Rodeo at EISF Mond...

    Eastern Idaho State Fair news release: BLACKFOOT — The 3rd annual PRCA-sanctioned Gem State Classic Pro Rodeo pairs world-class competitors from the...
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    August 28, 2014

    Sho-Ban tribes host wellness gathering

    BY JODEANE ALBRIGHT jalbright@journalnet.com FORT HALL — The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes will host their annual Wellness Gathering with the theme “Nat...
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ISIS: new face of global terror and how we helped create it

BY RICHARD LARSEN For the Journal It is not uncommon to find inconsistencies and even contradictions in U.S. foreign policy. Usually a few years of separation are required to reveal…

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Politics of mice and men

When you start a new job you’re never sure how things will actually pan out. My first job involved stocking shelves and filling grocery bags in a Canadian grocery store….

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Shelley’s Jason Hathaway, right, runs through a tackle from Faith Lutheran’s Tyer Mahan in their game Saturday at the Rocky Mountain Rumble at Holt Arena..

Shelley thumps Faith Lutheran

BY KYLE FRANKO kfranko@journalnet.com Faith Lutheran strutted into Holt Arena with a hulking offensive line and a winning streak longer than Shelley’s. Didn’t matter. The Russets, the two-time defending 3A…

Shelley man hurt in Rigby wreck

By Journal Staff RIGBY — A wreck southwest of Rigby Friday evening that involved a collision between two SUVs sent one person to the hospital. The collateral damage included a…

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Man dies in Fort Hall stabbing

BY JOURNAL STAFF FORT HALL — Tribal police and the FBI are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation late Friday night. Authorities have not…

Pocatello man killed, A.F. and Blackfoot men injured in wreck

ABERDEEN — A man was killed and two others injured in a two-vehicle wreck northeast of Aberdeen late Saturday afternoon. The Bingham County Sheriff’s Office reported that Jeffery D. Ellis,…

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A fun Labor Day morning activity

Are you looking for a fun activity for Labor Day? The Blackfoot High School “We the People” organization has just the thing; a 5 kilometer fun run! Even if you…

Snake River decimates South Fremont 56-12

The Panthers found a groove early and Snake River went on to crush South Fremont 56-12 Friday in Thomas. Junior quarterback Sean Miller threw for 162 yards and three touchdowns,…

Ward offers work search class

BLACKFOOT — This Sunday the Blackfoot 10th Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will use the time normally allocated to priesthood and Relief Society lessons and…

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Carnival rides at the Eastern Idaho State Fair begin today at noon and go to 11 p.m.

Eastern Idaho State Fair starts today

BY JOURNAL STAFF BLACKFOOT — The Eastern Idaho State Fair, with the theme “Feed Your Need For Fun,” kicks off today and will feature great entertainment for the whole family….