• Kyle Pratt and son Zander
    February 1, 2015

    Hero to the end — Iraq War veteran kil...

    By Dave Ashby dashby@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — Kyle Pratt was a hero to the very end. On his way to work in the early morning hours of Jan. 19, the...
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    January 28, 2015

    Train derails in Blackfoot

    By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — A Union Pacific freight train derailed in Blackfoot on Tuesday, blocking two crossings for mor...
  • Doug Lindley/Idaho State Journal
    January 28, 2015

    ITD says it’s too early to know effect...

    By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com It’s been seven months since the speed limit on the majority of interstates 15, 84 and 86 was raised to 80...
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    January 26, 2015

    Pingree man dies following crash in Bing...

    By Journal Staff ROCKFORD — A 53-year-old Pingree man died following a crash in the Rockford area in Bingham County on Monday. Bingham County sherif...
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    January 22, 2015

    BCCLC transports kids on ‘Napoleon Dyn...

    By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — When Blackfoot Charter Community Learning Center (BCCLC) officials purchased a 1998 Blue Bird ...
Kyle Pratt and son Zander

Hero to the end — Iraq War veteran killed while helping car accident victims

By Dave Ashby dashby@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — Kyle Pratt was a hero to the very end. On his way to work in the early morning hours of Jan. 19, the 27-year-old…

Two facing burglary charges in Bingham County

By Journal Staff BLACKFOOT — Two people are facing felony charges for allegedly stealing items from RadioShack in Blackfoot. Idaho Falls resident Joshua Hart and Firth resident Jeremy L. Croft…

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Train derails in Blackfoot

By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — A Union Pacific freight train derailed in Blackfoot on Tuesday, blocking two crossings for more than an hour. One car derailed, while still upright,…

Doug Lindley/Idaho State Journal

ITD says it’s too early to know effects of increased speed limit, but state police officer has concerns

By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com It’s been seven months since the speed limit on the majority of interstates 15, 84 and 86 was raised to 80 miles per hour, but Idaho…

‘The Little Mermaid Jr.’ showing in Blackfoot

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid Jr.” is showing at the Nuart Theatre in Blackfoot on January 30-31 and Feb. 2, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $7. For more information, call 208-557-3369…

Rexburg police release name of robbery suspect who died

By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com Rexburg police have released the name of the man who was fatally shot by law enforcement officers after he allegedly robbed a drugstore at gunpoint on…

Snake River plans meetings about $775,000 levy

By Journal Staff Snake River School District officials are planning several informational meetings to give the public a chance to learn more about the $775,000 supplemental levy they are seeking…

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Pingree man dies following crash in Bingham County

By Journal Staff ROCKFORD — A 53-year-old Pingree man died following a crash in the Rockford area in Bingham County on Monday. Bingham County sheriff’s officials say Stevan Lavon Atwood…

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Show to feature Paul Ezra Rhoades’s story

By Journal Staff Three years after convicted serial killer Paul Ezra Rhoades was executed, Investigation Discovery is planning to air an episode based on his crimes on its “Ice Cold…

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BCCLC transports kids on ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ bus

By Kendra Evensen kevensen@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — When Blackfoot Charter Community Learning Center (BCCLC) officials purchased a 1998 Blue Bird TC2000 school bus from Preston School District two and a half…