EIRMC nurses to assist Texas hurricane victims

In this photo combination, volunteers pilot their rescue boats into a flooded neighborhood in Spring, Texas, top, to help rescue stranded residents from rising floodwaters following Tropical Storm Harvey on Aug. 28, 2017, and cars drive down the same street on Sept. 5, bottom, after the floodwaters receded. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center sent four nurses to Texas on Monday to assist with disaster relief following severe flooding from Hurricane Harvey.

‘This is the gateway to outdoor adventures’

Kids from The Small World watch as Kevin Yelton, manager at the Idaho Department of Fish and Game hatchery in American Falls, releases rainbow trout into a creek that feeds the new Ryder Park fishing pond in Idaho Falls on Thursday. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game hatchery raised and released the 1,500 rainbow trout into the pond. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

James Barnes pulled into Ryder Park at 11 a.m. Thursday with four of his kids and a handful of fishing rods. It was something they’d done many times before.

Online advertising powers prostitution resurgence

In this Jan. 10, 2017, file photo from left, Backpage.com CEO Carl Ferrer, former owner James Larkin, COO Andrew Padilla, and former owner Michael Lacey, are sworn-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., prior to testifying before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee hearing into Backpage.com's alleged facilitation of online sex trafficking. California prosecutors can bring money laundering charges against the creators of the website that prosecutors label an online brothel, a judge ruled Aug. 23, but dismissed other charges months after another judge threw out the entire case as violating free speech and federal protections. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

LEWISTON — Prostitution is often called the oldest profession and the internet has kept the sex worker business going and some say, making it safer.

What’s next for Idaho’s 3,100 Dreamers?

DACA supporters march to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office to protest shortly after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), will be suspended with a six-month delay, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, in Phoenix. President Donald Trump on Tuesday began dismantling the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program, the government program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children. (AP Photo/Matt York)

U.S. Attorney General Sessions on Tuesday announced the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is coming to an end and it is up to Congress to come up with a replacement program.

Statewide air quality is poor

The statue of the Angel Moroni is seen atop the Idaho Falls Temple under smoky skies Tuesday in Idaho Falls. Heavy smoke has set in over Idaho Falls from fires across the state and a large number of fires in Montana. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued a statewide air quality advisory Tuesday because of wildfire smoke pollution.

Risch honors Fin Fun

John Roark / jroark@postregister.com Jerry Browning, Karen Browning, Sen. Jim Risch and Steve Browning pose for a photo after Risch presented the family with a copy of the Congressional Record that noted the importance of small businesses such as Fin Fun in Idaho Falls on Aug. 29. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

Sen. Jim Risch honored Idaho Falls small business Fin Fun Mermaid on Aug. 29, presenting them with a piece of the congressional record. The company produces mermaid swimsuits and fin tails, among other products.



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