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Army Special Forces veteran and actor Jeff Bosley, center, recently appeared on the new military TV drama “SEAL Team” on CBS. He is pictured with Remi Adeleke, left, and Scott Foxx.

Green Beret veteran who grew up in Pocatello gets part in ‘SEAL Team’ TV show

Jeff Bosley no longer serves as a Green Beret, but he is still finding some unique ways to use his skills. For instance, he recently helped rescue researchers who were…

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Bingham County prosecutor issues statement on battery, bullying incident at Snake River High School

By Journal Staff BLACKFOOT — The Bingham County Prosecutor’s Office released more information Tuesday about the alleged bullying and battery incident that occurred at Snake River High School in late…

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Christopher Tapp back in court on new misdemeanor charges

By Kendra Evensen, kevensen@journalnet.com IDAHO FALLS — A 41-year-old Idaho Falls man is facing misdemeanor charges following a domestic disturbance on Tuesday. Christopher C. Tapp, who was released from prison…

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who’s from Hailey, Idaho, has pleaded guilty to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy after walking away from his post in Afghanistan in 2009.
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Bergdahl: Trump has reaffirmed criticism, tainting case

By JONATHAN DREW Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl made a last-minute argument Tuesday that President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his criticism of the soldier —…

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Interstate 15 ramp closure scheduled October 16 and 17 at the South Blackfoot Interchange

Idaho Transportation Department news release POCATELLO – The Idaho Transportation Department will close the South Blackfoot Interchange (Exit 89) southbound on-ramp Monday and Tuesday (Oct. 16-17). Crews will complete repaving southbound…

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A Saturday snowstorm has caused multiple crashes in East Idaho, especially on Interstate 15 and Interstate 86.

Saturday snowstorm dumps over 7 inches of snow on Idaho Falls, shuts down Interstate 15 in Pocatello

By Journal Staff A snowstorm dumped over seven inches of snow on the Idaho Fall area Saturday morning and shut down Interstate 15 in Pocatello. Idaho State Police reported around…

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A young male mountain lion was captured after it was spotted roaming around the west side of Idaho Falls Friday morning.

Mountain lion captured in Idaho Falls

By Nate Sunderland, EastIdahoNews.com IDAHO FALLS — A young male mountain lion was tranquilized by Idaho Fish and Game officers in the backyard of an Idaho Falls home near the…

This map from United States Geological Survey’s website shows the locations of 73 earthquakes that have struck near Soda Springs from Oct. 5 to 11. Forty smaller earthquakes have followed a magnitude 4.1 event that struck on Tuesday evening.

Earthquake swarm continues to shake Southeast Idaho

By Kendra Evensen, kevensen@journalnet.com  SODA SPRINGS — Earthquake activity near Soda Springs has picked up again following a 4.1 magnitude quake on Tuesday evening. Jim Pechmann, a seismologist with the…

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Idaho schools chief to run for re-election

BOISE (AP) — Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra says she will run for re-election in 2018. Ybarra, a Republican, announced Wednesday she plans on running for another four-year…

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Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts salute during a Memorial Day ceremony in Linden, Michigan, in May. On Wednesday, the Boy Scouts of America Board of Directors unanimously approved welcoming girls into its Cub Scout program and to deliver a Scouting program for older girls that will enable them to advance and earn the highest rank of Eagle Scout.

East Idahoans react after Boy Scouts invite girls into the pack

By Shelbie Harris, sharris@journalnet.com The Boy Scouts of America embraced a historic change with its Wednesday announcement that the organization will allow girls to enroll into the Cub Scouts program…