2021 Idaho Falls Magazine Dining Awards

oting for the 2021 Idaho Falls Magazine Dining Awards begins…

2021 Idaho Falls Magazine Dining Awards

The 2021 Idaho Falls Magazine Dining Awards begins April 1 a…
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A Rock and a Car, and Why They Matter

The exhibit, Way Out West, opened to the public in late Janu…

Way Out West

How do you go about telling a story about your backyard that…

Watching Wildlife in Winter

Wildlife doesn’t disappear in winter. We do. Put on your war…
Lifestyle

Stephanie Morrison, Zonta Club of Pocatello Earn Human and Civil Rights Awards from Pocatello HRAC

A local teacher and leadership organization are being recognized by the City of Pocatello’s Human Relations Advisory Committee (HRAC).

Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel Announces Queensrÿche Live

The Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel recently announced that live entertainment is returning to Fort Hall in May with Queensrÿche.

Idaho Falls Earth Day Celebration

The Idaho Falls Earth Day Celebration will continue to bring people together from our local community again this year as a virtual event.

A Hankering for Spring

One of my favorite springtime flavors is lemon and it is the star of this poppy seed bread.

A Healthy Extension

Meet Leslee Blanch. She’s the Associate Extension Educator for Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Idaho Extension in Bonneville County.

Eagle Rock Outlaws Fast Draw Competition

Local Gunfighters compete in this monthly competition.

Camping-Out

Take a weekend off or plan your summer early with these scenic camping locations throughout Eastern Idaho.

Booked for the Weekend

There is a way for you to rent movies and books for free—using your library card!

Restaurants on the Radar

Despite the calamity of the pandemic, our local businesses have still been supported by the community, and new places to dine have continued to pop up. Here are some new and reopened establishments near you.

Business

Pocatello’s Glass Recycling Program Collects 1,000,000 lbs. of Glass

Over 500 tons of glass are getting a second life thanks to the City of Pocatello Sanitation Department’s glass recycling program.

Annual Idaho Falls Parade Sets Return for July 3

The Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce announced the “Liberty on Parade” will take place this July to celebrate Independence Day as a community.

Perks of Idaho Living

Populations of people are fleeing from large cities for reasons like environment and politics, and have been doing so for quite a few years.

Melaleuca Freedom Celebration Returns in 2021

Melaleuca CEO Frank VanderSloot promises that the 28th Annual Melaleuca Freedom Celebration will be bigger and better than ever.

Idaho Falls Power Installs “End Poles” for Heritage Park Project

Idaho Falls Power has set two large, steel power poles along the Snake River near Sunnyside Road.

Lisa Burtenshaw to fill Vacant City Council Position

Lisa Burtenshaw named as the replacement to fill previous City Councilwoman Shelly Smede’s vacant City Council position.

Idaho Falls Downtown Development Welcomes Gibby Smede as Social Media/Marketing Specialist

mede will be responsible for communications and social media campaigns to promote downtown Idaho Falls.

Opening Day at Zoo Idaho Slated for April 3

Zoo Idaho’s opening day for the 2021 season is set for April 3.

A Community Difference

The Mountain America Center is a once in-a-generation chance to dramatically enhance the community outreach, education and entertainment opportunities of Eastern Idaho.

Shopping at Lyn’s Ladies and Babies Shoppe

Lyn knew early on that she was somehow destined to be involved in the sales field when she grew up.

Health

Bingham Healthcare Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Commemorate the Opening of New Urgent Care in Shelley

Bingham Healthcare recently announced that they have opened a much-needed urgent care in Shelley.

Bingham Healthcare to Expand Medical Care Offered in Pocatello

Bingham Healthcare recently announced that they will be expanding the medical care they offer in Pocatello.

Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad Receives COVID-19 Vaccine, Encourages Residents to Get Vaccinated

Pocatello Mayor Brian Blad has joined the more than 430,000 Idahoans who’ve received the COVID-19 vaccine.

Idaho Red Cross Receives New Vehicles

The American Red Cross of Greater Idaho is unveiling two new vehicles in Eastern Idaho.

Basic American Foods Offers Free Vaccine Clinic for Employees

Basic American Foods (BAF) announced plans to host COVID-19 vaccinations clinics for current employees at each of their East Idaho facilities.

RHMC of Idaho & Local Media to Host 2nd Annual “Fundraising for Families”

RMHC of Idaho is partnering with Riverbend Communications and other local media for the 2nd annual “Fundraising for Families."

EIRMC's Parent Company Named a 2021 World's Most Ethical Company

Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center announced that it has been recognized for the 11th time by Ethisphere.

Are You Experiencing Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)?

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that’s related to changes in seasons.

Eastern Idaho Surgeon Receives National Recognition

Dr. Altenburg, who practices in Idaho Falls and Pocatello, was the only surgeon from Idaho named to the list.