News that Logan is in line for $52 million in state funding to relieve traffic congestion on Main Street generated a lot of web traffic last week, with many Cache Valley residents offering their own solutions to the problem.

Casualties from the COVID-19 pandemic have reached triple digits in Box Elder County, which continues to experience an above-average rate of death among those who catch the disease and below-average vaccination rates across the general population.

In many families, Thanksgiving is notorious for being fertile ground for fights over sensitive subjects. Be it politics, money or differences in religion, some topics are best left undiscussed around the dinner table. However, one vector for holiday discord is difficult to avoid when it show…

The Festival of Lights kicked off the season on Nov. 6 in the Robinson Building with the annual Candlelight Dinner and silent auction which are a fundraiser for the event. Both sessions of the dinner were sold out. Last year the dinner was not held due to COVID restrictions.

While COVID may not have fully disrupted Logan High School’s theater productions, director Jared Rounds thinks their current show, “Hello, Dolly!” will be a welcome sight for local audiences.

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Kyle Rittenhouse has been acquitted of all charges after pleading self-defense in the deadly Kenosha, Wisconsin, shootings that became a flashpoint in the nation's debate over guns, vigilantism and racial injustice.

When hospital-ridden James Barr asked for a hot meal on social media, he wasn’t expecting much. Instead, he received over a hundred comments from members of a local foodie group offering to bring food to him from around the valley.

With the threat of losing as much as 60% percent of Franklin County Medical Center’s business, the FCMC board of trustees voted on Nov. 10 to accept a policy requiring all employees either to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or to have an approved medical or religious exemption by Jan. 4, 2022.

POCATELLO — A small group of otters has been swimming around in a fishing pond in the Edson Fichter Nature Area in Pocatello in recent weeks, catching the attention of local wildlife experts who say the animals’ presence there is a first.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah school district said Friday it will open an independent investigation into alleged bullying of a 10-year-old girl who died by suicide after her family says she was harassed by fellow students for being Black and autistic.

The Cache Humanitarian Center will be collecting coats, blankets and other warm winter clothing for families in need. Donations can be dropped off at Mt. Logan Middle School Nov. 18, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. or Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Due to the Veterans Day holiday, U.S. Postal Service delivery of the Herald Journal's Thursday edition will be delayed until Friday. Distribution of the day's newspaper in local stores and news boxes will also be delayed until Friday.

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare and Central District Health are reporting the first human case of rabies and subsequent death reported in Idaho since 1978. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed the diagnosis after testing at its lab.

In conjunction with Franklin County public safety agencies, PacifiCorp will be conducting a test of sirens installed at the Oneida Power House and Red Point Campground on the Bear River between Nov. 15-19, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Bobbie Coray describes the online news site she’s managed for the Bear Lake area the past nine years as “citizen journalism,” but that doesn’t mean it hasn’t played a role very similar to a traditional news provider.

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