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April 21st, 2015

Idaho State Police investigate one-vehicle crash

April 21, 2015

SHELLEY — Idaho State Police investigated a one-vehicle crash near milepost 109 on Interstate 15 Monday night.
According to a news release, Jordan Furniss, 24, of Rigby was southbound in a 2006 Pontiac G6 about 8:24 p.m. when he drifted off the left shoulder of the road and into the median. At that point the vehicle overturned.
Furniss was wearing a seatbelt. He was taken to Easter Idaho Regional Medical Center by ground ambulance.
The Shelley Police Department and Bingham and Bonneville county sheriff's offices assisted the ISP.

April 20th

Coming up this week

April 21, 2015

Monday, April 20
• Softball registration at 6 p.m. at Snake River High School Library for girls 5-18. $45 sign-up fee. Please bring birth certificate. For more information contact Misti Nelson at 208-403-4819 or BinghamCountyGirlsSoftball@yahoo.com.

Wednesday, April 22
• Hiking program Craig Lathen will be in the Blackfoot Library at 7 p.m. to share information about local hiking locales and how to enjoy the experience safely. This is a free program with refreshments served.

Photo of the week

April 21, 2015

Morning News — Leslie Sieger
Tressia Knapp reads children's book "One of Each" by MaryAnn Hoberman, to her son William Saturday at the used book sale at the library.

Zions Bank rewards teen

April 20, 2015

BLACKFOOT — Today’s teenagers have a new hobby: taking selfies.
A 2013 Pew Research Center study found 91 percent of teens share photographs they’ve taken of themselves online, posing with friends or showing off their latest hairstyle.
School report card selfies have yet to go viral. But the Zions Bank Pays for A’s program might change that with Mountain View Middle School students like Cassie McDaniel, who won a $100 scholarship savings account in the program’s spring drawing.

Bronco tennis falls to Hillcrest

April 20, 2015

BLACKFOOT — The Blackfoot tennis team fell to Hillcrest on Monday, for more on the match pick up Tuesday's Morning News or visit the e-edition.

NBA playoff roundup

April 20, 2015

NBA Playoffs Recap and Predictions

The NBA Playoffs started this past Saturday. We are going to look at the results and give predictions on how the rest of the series goes. We will start in the Eastern Conference first.

Eastern Conference

Game 1
Chicago Bulls 103
Milwaukee Bucks 91

April 19th

Mermaids preparing to run

April 19, 2015

BLACKFOOT — The Mini Mermaid Running Club (MMRC) started practicing two weeks ago. This club is only for girls.
These elementary girls are preparing to run in Tommy Vaughn's 5K run in May.
"MMRC focus on teaching girls to realize their full potential," said coach Josie Dye. "We use games, journal activities, team building and strength training. It's fun stuff."
The girls are taught the tools necessary to be strong and confident, and to see these things inside themselves. Each practice/lesson is aimed at helping every girl to see how amazing she is, regardless of her circumstances.

Agency that serves seniors needs funding assistance

April 19, 2015

POCATELLO (AP) — Faced with a growing population over the age of 60, the Area Agency on Aging for Southeast Idaho is struggling to provide services with a limited budget.
"We concentrate on those most vulnerable among us, and there are plenty out there," said Agency on Aging director Sister Anthony Marie Greving.

10 Things to Know for Today

April 19, 2015

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. WHAT ITALIAN LEADER, OBAMA WILL DISCUSS
Matteo Renzi and the U.S. president will be comparing notes on a range of issues, including Libya, the migrant issues stemming from the chaos there, Islamic State militants and Ukraine. UNITED STATES-ITALY

2. FIVE YEARS AFTER SPILL, GULF IS SCARRED
Scientists say there are lingering problems that affect the marine ecosystem half a decade after the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

3. WHO IS MULLING A CUBAN DETOUR

April 18th

Broncos 10-run Diggers 15-5 to extend winning streak to five

April 18, 2015

BLACKFOOT — The Blackfoot Broncos took down Sugar-Salem 15-5 in six innings Saturday afternoon. For more on the game pick up Monday's Morning News or visit the e-edition Sunday night.

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