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Two authors to sign books at local store
Two local authors, Kirby Jonas and Donna McArthur, will be signing copies of their latest books on Saturday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Stinkin' Cute Scrapbook Store in Blackfoot.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Live nativity scheduled Saturday, Sunday
Leslie Mielke An angel visits shepherds in one of the scenes during the live nativity in this 2009 file photo.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Council puts tree decision aside for now
Blackfoot City Councilman Rich Woodfin presented a tentative three-phase plan to remove eight blue spruce trees along Bergener Boulevard at last week's city council meeting.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Area Catholics celebrate 'Our Lady of Guadalupe'
Morning News-Lisa Lete Catholic Deacon Jeffery Powers of Blackfoot's St. Bernard's Church pours wine symbolic of the blood of Christ into glasses in preparation for communion at the "Our Lady of Guadalupe" mass and celebration at the Eastern Idaho State Fairgrounds on Sunday.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Wed Dec 11, 2013
City Council makes alleyway a one-way
In an effort to help ease evening congestion in downtown Blackfoot, the Blackfoot City Council unanimously approved a recommendation to make the alley between Broadway and Ash - running from Pacific to Bridge Street - a one-way street at its meeting on Tuesday.
Christmas Extravaganza festivities continue
Morning News-SAMANTHA RICHARDSON President of the Bingham County Historical Society, Marty Ellis, and husband, Eddie, stand in front of the enormous Christmas tree inside the Bingham County Historical Museum in Blackfoot.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Some eastern Idaho schools close over cold weather
Idaho Falls television station KIFI reports that Idaho Falls, Oneida County, Grace and other school districts announced the closures Monday, along with some schools in Fort Hall, Blackfoot and elsewhere.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Dance competition brings money into community
SAMANTHA RICHARDSON Friday night marked the start of the 22nd annual Western State Dance Competition.
The Cookie Momster
Morning News-Lisa Lete Omm-nom-nom-nom! The Cookie Monster would be proud of the cookies and other treats baked up by Lisa Jennings-Blackfoot's own Cookie Momster.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Christmas Tree Fantasy opens Wednesday
Leslie Mielke Girl Scouts Katelynnn Edmo, age 11, and Sierra Key, almost 12, helped to decorate "The Giving Tree" at the Bingham County Christmas Tree Fantasy.
KMVT Twin Falls
School Busses Accidents Prompt Warning From Idaho State Police
The Idaho State Police say that two School Busses were damaged following two separate crashes early this Tuesday morning.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Thrift store offers holiday bargains and helps those in need
Morning News-Lisa Lete Volunteers at the Bingham Crisis Center Thrift Store Genevieve England , Glenda Christensen, Char England and Elizabeth England had fun setting up the Christmas Room featuring donated holiday decor.
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Blackfoot mayoral candidates' last-minute push to finish line
Candidates Dan Cravens and Paul Loomis are gearing-up for Tuesday's election, tying together any loose ends as their final push before only one of them is elected as Blackfoot's new mayor.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Polling places listed for Blackfoot mayoral election
Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday for the Blackfoot mayoral runoff election.
I.F., Blackfoot head to the polls for runoff elections
Candidates in contested runoff races have faced a new round of public scrutiny, public debate and pleas for support as Idaho Falls voters get ready to return to the polls.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Retailers see steady, but not frenetic, Black Friday
Morning News-Lisa Lete 'Tis the day to shop till you drop! Mylee and Taylee Roberts waited patiently as their grandmother Jodie Gardner made some purchases from associate Priscilla Gutierrez at Bealls in Blackfoot Friday morning.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Santa coming to town on Friday
You know the holiday season has officially begun when Santa Claus rolls through Blackfoot on a shiny red fire engine courtesy of the Blackfoot Fire Department.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Drivers say Blackfoot's gas prices are hurting the local economy
Morning News-Lisa Lete Johnny Littlejohn of Blackfoot filled up his Dodge Dakota truck at Daisy's in Blackfoot on Tuesday.