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Rexburg

 ASHTON - The Idaho Department of Transportation plans to reduce the speed limit on Highway 20 south of Ashton from 45 to 35 miles per hour by the end of the month.

REXBURG − The Wyland Foundation awarded the Madison and Rexburg DARE Program a new 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid XLE on Thursday at Madison Middle School. The vehicle is valued at more than $42,000. The program was one of 20,000 nonprofits that were nominated for the grand prize through the …

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Agriculture and Business

REXBURG — Restoration work on a local Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant proved to be more than a headache for the company in charge of the repair work.

Features

Everyone has their favorite holiday and our featured cooks today would choose July 4. Heather and Jon Weber love July 4, and this year it has another special meaning as they have been chosen to be the Grand Marshalls at the Whoopee Day Parade in Rexburg, Idaho.

It is always special to honor our dads on Father’s Day which is nationally designated as the third Sunday in June. This year, it is June 16. One of the best ways to make dad happy is to cook dinner for him or, if he likes to cook, let him do the cooking and the family members clean-up.

ST. ANTHONY — Two-year-old Gabriella “Gabby” Smith attended an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday at the St. Anthony baseball field on Saturday. She did so like many children her age, but Gabby had the advantage of a motorized wheelchair to help her quickly find all those colorful eggs.

State News

Rexburg

 ASHTON - The Idaho Department of Transportation plans to reduce the speed limit on Highway 20 south of Ashton from 45 to 35 miles per hour by the end of the month.

REXBURG − The Wyland Foundation awarded the Madison and Rexburg DARE Program a new 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid XLE on Thursday at Madison Middle School. The vehicle is valued at more than $42,000. The program was one of 20,000 nonprofits that were nominated for the grand prize through the …

National News

Mormon crickets, which have a place in the heritage of the pioneers that will be celebrated next week in Cache Valley, have made an unexpected appearance between the towns of Dayton and Oxford in Southeast Idaho’s Franklin County.

World News