County, city reach zoo deal

Bonneville County Commissioner Bryon Reed, left, shakes hands with Idaho Falls Mayor Rebecca Casper after the city and the county reached a deal that will result in the expansion of the Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park. Also pictured is Bonneville County Commission Chairman Roger Christensen. courtesy city of Idaho Falls

The city of Idaho Falls and the Bonneville County Commission have struck a deal that will resultin the expansion of the Idaho Falls Zoo at Tautphaus Park.

Cameras document wildlife near Targhee Pass

Moose caught on wildlife camera near U.S. Highway 20 near Island Park. Photo courtesy Kim Trotter/Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative

In the less than three months since an environmental group set up motion-activated wildlife cameras around Targhee Pass, they’ve captured more than 5,000 images of wildlife, mostly in the vicinity of U.S. Highway 20.

Trump tells troops ‘We’re winning’ against foes

President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, greets and hands out sandwiches to members of the U.S. Coast Guard, at the Lake Worth Inlet Station, on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, in Riviera Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them “we’re really winning” against America’s foes as he celebrated Thanksgiving at his private club and provided lunch for Coast Guard men and women on duty for the holiday.



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