Madison Memorial Hospital celebrated their first baby of the New Year last week. Paislyee Alvarez was born at 6:45 a.m. on Monday, January 1, 2018. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 19.... + continue reading
In her final moments serving as Miss Rodeo Idaho, Hunter Rackham took 2nd runner up in the Miss Rodeo America pageant in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. “I am thrilled honestly,”... + continue reading
In her final moments serving as Miss Rodeo Idaho, Hunter Rackham took 2nd runner up in the Miss Rodeo America pageant in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. “I am thrilled honestly,”... + continue reading
In her final moments serving as Miss Rodeo Idaho, Hunter Rackham took 2nd runner up in the Miss Rodeo America pageant in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. “I am thrilled honestly,”... + continue reading
Jessika Jenson of Rigby will head into the first of four qualifiers this week as she seeks a spot on the 2018 Olympic snowboarding team. A 2014 veteran, Jenson loved representing her... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 01/17/18
The Menan City Council met Jan. 11 where they approved the publication of their new liquor ordinance. In an interview with The Jefferson Star, Mayor Tad Haight said the ordinance is... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 01/17/18
As a parting gift before the new year, the Idaho Board of Education released a painfully grim picture for teacher recruitment and retention in its ironically named “Teacher Pipeline... + continue reading

Sports

Wednesday, 01/17/18
The 2017-18 wrestling season is more than halfway through for Rigby, Ririe and West Jefferson. The update includes information on each team and what they will be working on as they finish... + continue reading

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Santa Claus arrives in Dubois Nov. 30 during the city’s tree lighting ceremony. BONNIE STODDARD/Special to The Jefferson Star

Thursday, 12/08/16
DUBOIS—The Dubois City meeting is tonight at 7 p.m. at the Dubois City meeting room in the City Annex Building. The Flu Clinic will be available on Wednesday, at the Eastern Idaho... + continue reading

Milestones

Wednesday, 01/17/18
To Texas—Scott Jensen, son of Jeremy and Becky Jensen, of Rigby, has been called to serve a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Texas, Houston... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 01/17/18
Bank of Commerce Earns 5-Star Rating The Bank of Commerce has once again earned Bauer Financial, Inc.’s highest (5-Star) rating for strength and stability. Achievement of this... + continue reading
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Ririe’s Michael Ure puts up a jump shot versus Bear Lake player Matthew Humphries at the Idaho Center March 4. The Bulldogs’ great season ended just a bit short of a 2A State championship, with a loss to Bear Lake 56-39. Ririe took home the second place trophy instead.

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This site plan photo, provided by Scott Nielson of NBW Architects, shows how the building would fit in the property, with a covered walkway from the current Jefferson County Courthouse to the annex. COURTESY PHOTO

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