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Lori Ann (Durbin) Moad obituary
Lori Ann (Durbin) Moad, peacefully passed away on Thursday September 16, 2021 at the age of 61.
Miss Russet 2021 wins her crown
Several hundred people packed into the Civic Auditorium to watch who would be crowned Miss Russet 2021-22 from the 14 contestants vying for the title. 
Juried Art Exhibition begins Sept. 18
Everyone is invited to the exhibition for the Bingham Arts 2021 Juried Art Exhibition. This exhibition is free to the public and will be on display at the Candy Jar Art Gallery, 105 NW Main, Blackfoot, from September 18th through October 13th.
LIVE: Shelley City Council Sept. 14, 2021
The Shelley City Council meeting for Tuesday Sept. 14, 2021.
Linda Marie Larson obituary
Linda Marie Disney Larson, 72, of Firth passed away September 4, 2021 at EIRMC of natural causes.
Tim A. Christensen obituary
After battling cancer for several years Tim A. Christensen, 71, of Rigby, unexpectedly passed away September 5, 2021 at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
Single-car accident north of Blackfoot kills two men
BLACKFOOT:  A single-car accident north of Blackfoot kills two men from Bonneville County. According to a news release by the Idaho State Police, on Friday, September 3, 2021, at 11:09 p.m. a vehicle traveling north from Blackfoot on U.S. Highway 91 left the roadway and struck a pole.  The accident …
THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN!
SHELLEY – After 40 years of performing, Vision returns to Shelley to rock their alma mater in a pre-Spud Day extravaganza. Some may argue U2 is the longest-running band in history, while others say it's the Rolling Stones.  But, step aside Bono and Mick, Vision has been rocking the stage …
John Blair Likes Obituary
John Blair Likes was born August 29, 1950 in Idaho Falls to John and Virginia Likes. He is the oldest of seven siblings and the first grandchild on both sides of his family.
Miss Russet Pageant contestants announced
SHELLEY – The Shelley area produces not only excellent Russet potatoes but also beautiful, talented young women from whom one will be crowned Miss Russet 2021-22.  Spud Day is just around the corner, and of course, that means the Miss Russet pageant is too.  This year's pageant is Wednesday, September …
Bingham County Sheriff’s Log: Aug 18-24
This log is only a partial report of all incidences reported to the Bingham County Sheriff’s Office. It contains only those incidences that occur in northern Bingham County.
Welcome home Rebecca Erikson
Rebecca Erikson returns home after serving the Spanish-speaking people in the Wisconsin Milwaukee Mission.
Whitney Erikson and Jared Boyer are getting married
Dr. Brad and Jennifer Erikson are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter Whitney to Jared Boyer.
Bingham County Sheriff’s log: Aug 6-17
The following is a list of most of the incidents reported and responded to by Bingham County Deputies between Aug 6-17.
Vehicle crash near Goshen substation cuts power to several thousand homes in Shelley area
UPDATE – According to the Bingham County Sheriff's Office, the individual driving the vehicle that hit the transmission was not under the influence of any alcohol or drug at the time of the accident. Only one individual was in the vehicle at the time of the accident. No further information …
Kenneth “Bud” Williams obituary
Kenneth (Bud) Archie Williams, 90, of Shelley, passed away on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at his home.
Shelley Police Log: Aug. 5-17
The following are most of the incidents reported and responded to by the Shelley Police Department between Aug 5 – 17.
LIVE: Shelley Planning and Zoning holds public hearing on increasing the lot sizes for residential developments
Beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Shelley City Hall, the Planning and Zoning board will hear from the public on increasing the minimum lot size in new residential developments.
Annual Little Buckaroo Rodeo brings out hundreds of little buckaroos
FIRTH – The 55th annual Little Buckaroo Rodeo brought hundreds of spectators out to watch hundreds of young cowboys and cowgirls compete. The Little Buckaroo Rodeo was held in Firth last weekend on August 6 and 7 at the Riverview Arena.  Nestled in cottonwood trees next to the Snake River, …
Two people injured when a motorcycle collides with two vehicles
BONNEVILLE COUNTY – A motorcyclist and vehicle driver were injured after the motorcycle driver struck a Jeep Wrangler while passing another vehicle southbound on U.S. Highway 91, north of Shelley. On August 13, 2021, at 5:43 p.m., Idaho State Police responded to an injury crash on southbound U.S. Highway 91at …

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