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Spud Kings leap over Grizzlies on Feb. 29

Spud Kings leap over Grizzlies on Feb. 29

The mood was jovial in the Idaho Falls Spud Kings’ locker room Thursday night after they beat the Rock Springs Grizzlies 3-1 at home.“Say ‘pucks in deep!’” one player shouted as Easton Edwards was summoned for a media interview....

Students react to the new BYU-I homepage

Students react to the new BYU-I homepage

The recent update on myBYUI on Feb. 16 surprised students as they acclimated to the new BYU-Idaho homepage. The students found the new home page visually pleasing and more modern than the original home page.Students also had mixed feelings about the update, but most...

RootsTech 2024 to begin Thursday

RootsTech 2024 to begin Thursday

This week, RootsTech 2024 and Family Discovery Day, the largest annual family history event, will run both in-person and online Thursday through Saturday in the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.RootsTech is hosted each year by Family Search...

Rexburg Restaurant Rush begins Monday

Rexburg Restaurant Rush begins Monday

The Rexburg Area Chamber of Commerce has put together the Rexburg Restaurant Rush. The event will be held from March 4 at noon to March 9 at midnight. There are 25 local restaurants participating in the 6-day event. Community members are encouraged to participate in...

Bobcats look to strike at 5A state championships

Bobcats look to strike at 5A state championships

The Madison High School Bobcats Varsity boys squad has qualified for the annual IDHSAA 5A Boys Basketball Championships Tournament, set to begin on Thursday in Boise.The Bobcats, led by head Coach Shane Humphreys, posted a 22-2 overall record while going a perfect 6-0...

Cougars get statement win in thrilling victory

Cougars get statement win in thrilling victory

BYU ended the University of Kansas Jayhawks’ 19-game home winning streak with a 76-68 win on Tuesday.Calling BYU’s win on Tuesday a “massive win” would be an understatement. Entering Tuesday, Kansas had won 71 consecutive home games when...

Campus Life hosts Sound Trax

Campus Life hosts Sound Trax

BYU-Idaho’s Campus Life hosted Sound Trax in the Hyrum Manwaring Student Center on Friday.Sound Trax is an a capella event, which features four a capella groups: Resonate, Crescendo, Musai and Apollo.Gracey Holt, Campus Life’s Latin and a capella...

Spud Kings top Bulls, final score yet to be determined

Spud Kings top Bulls, final score yet to be determined

In the second game of a back-to-back against the Pueblo Bulls, the Idaho Falls Spud Kings came out victorious Saturday night.As of Saturday evening, the final score of the game is 3-2. The Spud Kings, however, plan to submit an official request to the league to...

Wildcats out-claw Cougars

Wildcats out-claw Cougars

The BYU Cougars fell 84-74 on the road against the Kansas State Wildcats on Saturday.With the loss, BYU’s record dropped to 7-7 in conference play and 19-8 overall.Here are three key storylines from Saturday’s game.Digging a holeThe Wildcats came out...

Changes coming to Downtown Rexburg

Changes coming to Downtown Rexburg

The City of Rexburg is planning to redevelop sections of downtown, specifically along South Center Street, College Avenue and Main. Development is expected to begin as early as late summer, according to Scott Johnson, the city's economic planner. Rexburg City is...

Career Center offers Washington D.C. internships

Career Center offers Washington D.C. internships

The Washington D.C. Summit Program provides students with opportunities to gain experience for their future careers. This program offers various internships for a variety of jobs.Tyler Christiansen is a previous graduate of BYU-Idaho and has been working at the Career...

Dates announced for Casper Wyoming Temple open house

Dates announced for Casper Wyoming Temple open house

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the open house and dedication dates for the Casper Wyoming Temple.Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will dedicate the temple. There will be two sessions, both on Sunday, Oct....

Spud Kings drop first game of back-to-back series

Spud Kings drop first game of back-to-back series

In a battle for the final playoff spot in the NCDC Mountain Division, the Pueblo Bulls knocked off the Idaho Falls Spud Kings in a 3-2 bout Friday night.With the win, the Bulls now occupy fourth place in the division. The two teams will have a rematch Saturday night....

IBC: Craftsman Touch Leather Co.

IBC: Craftsman Touch Leather Co.

Craftsman Touch Leather Co. is a new IBC company that focuses on custom leather products. Their booth is found in the John W. Hart Building east entrance and will be moved to the Hyrum Manwaring Student Center on March 5."(For) our name, Craftsman Touch Leather Co.,...

Church internships available for students

Church internships available for students

The BYU-Idaho Career Center announced that there are opportunities for students to intern with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.The internship program spans all major departments and business functions. A Church internship is a way to gain business...

Faculty Dance Showcase performs without a misstep

Faculty Dance Showcase performs without a misstep

Audience members and performers enjoyed the Faculty Dance Showcase, led by Ashley Storm, on Feb.15. The showcase featured 12 distinct performances, with no two being the same in tone, story or creative expression.The excited energy was palpable in the John W. Hart...

Cultivating creativity through the Idaho Art Lab

Cultivating creativity through the Idaho Art Lab

The Idaho Art Lab in St. Anthony was founded in 2010. This is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching people of all ages how to create and sell art.It is open weekdays, Monday through Friday, noon to 7 p.m. They sell art supplies and hand-made pottery. All the...

Salt Lake Temple renovation reaches new milestone

Salt Lake Temple renovation reaches new milestone

The Salt Lake City Utah Temple hit a milestone in its construction on Tuesday, Feb. 13, with the final placement of the steel reinforcing pyramid.After almost four years of these iconic spires missing from the sky, more than 800 construction workers came together in a...

Jazz Fest concert to feature Melissa Aldana on Saturday

Jazz Fest concert to feature Melissa Aldana on Saturday

On Saturday at 7:30 p.m., BYU-Idaho's music department will host its 25th annual Jazz Fest concert in the BYU-Idaho Center, featuring Chilean saxophonist Melissa Aldana.Aaron Miller, the Jazz Fest director, shared that guest artists are brought in annually to play and...

Spud Kings to host division rivals twice this weekend

Spud Kings to host division rivals twice this weekend

A win in the NCDC is worth two points — but with two games this weekend, there are eight points on the line for the Idaho Falls Spud Kings.The Spud Kings host the Pueblo Bulls for back-to-back games Friday and Saturday at Mountain America Center in Idaho...

Big Idea Competition calls all entrepreneurs

Big Idea Competition calls all entrepreneurs

The City of Rexburg is holding a novice-friendly idea pitching competition, with $500, $300 and $200 prizes.The competition will be March 7 at 6 p.m. in the Hatchery Coworking Space, located inside the city hall. Anyone with an idea or recently started business may...

I-Serve Week to encourage student service opportunities

I-Serve Week to encourage student service opportunities

I-Serve Week is an event that will be held on campus from March 4-8 to encourage students to serve others daily.During the week, there will be free food handed out at the McKay Quad Amphitheater every day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with stop-by service events at the same...