• Pocatello-raised Morgan James had a breakthrough 2017 and is gearing up for another busy year in 2018.
Photo courtesy Shervin Lainez
    January 19, 2018

    Blues vocalist from Pocatello has breakt...

    By Josh Friesen For the Journal Morgan James was in Budapest when someone’s words moved her to tears. “He said, ‘Just remember that your musicâ€...
  • Gary Lung and Felicity Martin
Photos courtesy of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    January 19, 2018

    National organization issues alerts for ...

    By Journal Staff POCATELLO — A national organization is now involved in the search for two missing Pocatello teenagers. The National Center for Miss...
  • Photo courtesy of Troy Smith's Change.org petition page
    January 18, 2018

    Blackfoot man starts petition to save do...

    By Shelbie Harris sharris@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — A Blackfoot man who owned three pit bull-mix dogs that attacked a 58-year-old woman and killed ...
  • Construction subcontractors pour 13-foot concrete walls at a new Idaho National Laboratory facility in 2015. courtesy of Idaho National Laboratory
    January 17, 2018

    INL spends the majority of its money wit...

    By KEVIN TREVELLYAN, ktrevellyan@postregister.com It takes a little more paperwork to do business with Idaho National Laboratory. Requirements are mo...
  • Electrician Justin Horton works on a control board at the Spudnik headquarters in Blackfoot on Monday. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com
    January 17, 2018

    Spudnik celebrates 60 years

    By NATHAN BROWN, nbrown@postregister.com BLACKFOOT — Sixty years after launching, Spudnik is doing well in the potato race. The company, which trac...

Local recruting: Blackfoot’s Payson Mills signs NLI for Blue Mountain Community College

  By Michael Guise, mguise@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — Payson Mills realized his potential while at an Idaho Cubs camp in Boise last year. After putting his skills on display for the…

“A Long Way From Egypt” showing at Virginia Theater in Shelley

A play inspired by the works of P.G. Wodehouse is showing at The Virginia Theater in Shelley. “A Long Way From Egypt” is showing on Jan. 19, 23, 26 and 27,…

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Wylie and the Wild West to Perform in Blackfoot

Blackfoot Performing Arts Center news release On Tuesday, January 30 at 7:30 pm, the Blackfoot Performing Arts Center will welcome Wylie and Wild West to the stage for a night…

Pocatello-raised Morgan James had a breakthrough 2017 and is gearing up for another busy year in 2018.
Photo courtesy Shervin Lainez

Blues vocalist from Pocatello has breakthrough 2017

By Josh Friesen For the Journal Morgan James was in Budapest when someone’s words moved her to tears. “He said, ‘Just remember that your music’s going to keep living on…

Gary Lung and Felicity Martin
Photos courtesy of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

National organization issues alerts for 2 missing Pocatello teens

By Journal Staff POCATELLO — A national organization is now involved in the search for two missing Pocatello teenagers. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children issued alerts this…

Photo courtesy of Troy Smith's Change.org petition page

Blackfoot man starts petition to save dogs that mauled woman and killed her dog

By Shelbie Harris sharris@journalnet.com BLACKFOOT — A Blackfoot man who owned three pit bull-mix dogs that attacked a 58-year-old woman and killed her dog in September has started a petition…

Construction subcontractors pour 13-foot concrete walls at a new Idaho National Laboratory facility in 2015. courtesy of Idaho National Laboratory

INL spends the majority of its money with small businesses

By KEVIN TREVELLYAN, ktrevellyan@postregister.com It takes a little more paperwork to do business with Idaho National Laboratory. Requirements are more stringent for lab contracts. Processes and specifications are more clearly outlined…

Electrician Justin Horton works on a control board at the Spudnik headquarters in Blackfoot on Monday. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

Spudnik celebrates 60 years

By NATHAN BROWN, nbrown@postregister.com BLACKFOOT — Sixty years after launching, Spudnik is doing well in the potato race. The company, which traces its origins back to two local brothers who invented…

Delfino Cruz

Bond revoked, defendant jailed in battery case

By JOHNATHAN HOGAN, jhogan@postregister.com A Shelley man facing a felony battery charge is returning to Bonneville County Jail after his bond was revoked for a misdemeanor conviction and for failing to…

Blackfoot officials clarify plans for recently purchased property, buildings

By Journal Staff BLACKFOOT — Blackfoot officials have released some additional information about the land they purchased this month for future expansion of the Wastewater Treatment Plant. They say there…