Good Samaritans rescue intoxicated woman from the Snake River in Idaho Falls

Good Samaritans rescued an intoxicated woman in the Snake River in Idaho Falls. | Eric Grossarth, EastIdahoNews.com IDAHO FALLS — Good Samaritans pulled an intoxicated woman from the Snake River in Idaho Falls Wednesday night. Idaho Falls Police Department spokeswoman Jessica Clements says an unidentified woman became intoxicated downtown before wandering away from her group … Read more

High schooler makes chemistry teacher Tik Tok famous with almost 14 million views

IDAHO FALLS — It’s always a teacher’s goal to find a way to get the student’s attention, but Thunder Ridge High School chemistry teacher Dennis Hummer had no idea that he would grab the attention of millions of people around the world through Tik Tok with only the shoes on his feet. Even weirder, it … Read more

Nationwide baseball organization for those with autism wants to come to eastern Idaho

Courtesy Alternative Baseball Organization IDAHO FALLS — What began as a way to help people with autism participate in afterschool programs or community organizations has turned into a nationwide sports program in 33 states. Now they want to come to eastern Idaho, and they need locals to help them do it. The Alternative Baseball Organization … Read more

Rexburg couple forging ahead after 2-year-old daughter receives life-altering diagnosis

Chris and Carrissa Logan with their two kids. Their 2-year-old daughter, Stella, was just diagnosed with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. | Courtesy Yvonne Simmons REXBURG – After a week of sleepless nights and a life-altering diagnosis for their 2-year-old daughter, a local couple is happy to be back home with a new perspective on life. … Read more

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