BYU-Idaho Radio

BYU-Idaho Radio

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The BYU-Idaho Radio Podcast includes local news, interviews, episodes of "The Spot" and episodes of "Tell Me About It."

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Evening Headlines For August 15, 2022

Tomorrow's Wyoming primary election could be the last one for Liz Cheney as Wyoming's only U.S. representative, the Bingham County Sheriff's Office reminds drivers to be careful when school starts this week, and the name of the second temple in Rexburg has been announced.

2m
Aug 15
Madison County Fair offers new competitions and food options at this year's event

There are loads of family-fun activities at the Madison Fairgrounds. In an interview with BYU-Idaho Radio, Patty Poulsen shares some of the exciting new things people can look forward to at this year's county fair. link;https://soundcloud.com/byu-idaho-radio/madison-county-fair-is-back-next-week-with-new-events

13m
Aug 15
Morning Headlines For August 15, 2022

Morning Headlines for August 15, 2022 covers the U.S Coast Guard's response to an oil spill, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints' "Just Serve" program numbers, and info on obtaining bow and arrow certification.

3m
Aug 15
Madison School District invites people to choose their own adventure during Celebrate You event

Jessica Goudy, the communications director for Madison School District, talks about the different activities and free goodies offered at Celebrate You, which is happening August 16, 2022.

13m
Aug 12
SheJumps makes mountain biking a fun activity for mothers and daughters at bike camp

Sarah Foster, regional coordinator of SheJumps, shares why helping women connect with outdoor activities is so important.

9m
Aug 12
Evening Headlines For August 12, 2022

More than 600 soldiers are headed to a one-year deployment in the Middle East, there will not be Halloween Spirit store in Idaho Falls this year, and the Church of Jesus Christ released the numbers for JustServe.

2m
Aug 12
Morning Headlines For August 12, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 12, 2022 covers a transgender sports lawsuit in Utah, the Make-A-Wish Foundations sending a local family to Disney World, and a busy day for Grand Teton National Park's Park Rangers.

3m
Aug 12
Evening Headlines For August 11, 2022

A rabid bat was found in Bingham County, the Ammon Planning and Zoning Commission voted to deny a proposed home development, and the Church of Jesus Christ announced changes to its yearly tithing settlement.

2m
Aug 11
Idaho Ed News Reporter Dives into Education Funding

IdahoEdNews.org reporter Carly Flandro takes a deep dive into education funding. She explains what she found out and why Idaho's last place on the Per Pupil Spending ranking list isn't as cut and dry as it sounds. Article: https://www.idahoednews.org/news/idahos-dead-last-student-spending-rankings-are-infamous-but-how-or-whether-to-improve-them-is-a-point-of-contention/

5m
Aug 11
Morning Headlines For August 11, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 11, 2022 covers a break-in in Idaho Falls, a conspiracy disrupted by Chubbuck police, and an update on the Fort Hall fire.

2m
Aug 11
Evening Headlines For August 10, 2022

An advisory has been released regarding the Idaho fires putting smoke in the air, the Chubbuck Road overpass is closed for construction, and a fire danger rating has been changed to moderate.

2m
Aug 10
Madison County Fair is back next week with new events

There will be loads of family-fun activities next week at the Madison Fairgrounds. Patty Poulsen shared some of the exciting new things the public can expect.

2m
Aug 10
Annual Roaring Youth Jam art festival is full of fun for kids and families

Georgina Goodlander, the visual arts director for the Idaho Falls Arts Council, talks about the fun, fantasy-themed activities kids will find at the Roaring Youth Jam festival. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on August 11, 12, and 13.

11m
Aug 10
Morning Headlines For August 10, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 10, 2022 covers Idaho cities rejected COVID-19 relief money for various reasons, a firefighter training exercise in Idaho Falls and police looking for witnesses.

3m
Aug 10
Evening Headlines For August 9, 2022

Two teenagers from Rexburg were reported missing, the IFFD spent hours putting out a haystack fire, and the Church of Jesus Christ donated an oxygen-generating medical plant to a hospital in the capital of Paraguay.

2m
Aug 09
BYU-Idaho Devotional speaker inspires students to believe in themselves

Student Honor Office Assistant Jolene Mickelsen uses the children's story 'The Little Engine That Could' to show how we can accomplish anything we set our minds to if we will just believe in ourselves, have courage, and put the needs of others before our own.

13m
Aug 09
"Believe in Yourself" a BYU-Idaho Devotional address by Jolene Mickelsen

In a BYU-Idaho Devotional address, Jolene Mickelsen uses the children's story 'The Little Engine That Could' to show how we can accomplish anything we set our minds to if we will just believe in ourselves, have courage, and put the needs of others before our own.

22m
Aug 09
The Wilford Woodruff Papers Project is changing our modern-day perspective of the Restoration

Reporters Ashley Chilcutt and Morgan White talk with directors and volunteers from the Wilford Woodruff Papers Project to find out how their team is trying to use artificial intelligence to help with the transcription of Wilford Woodruff’s works. They learn why Woodruff's papers are so influential in expanding historians' understanding of early Church history.

11m
Aug 09
Morning Headlines For August 9, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 9, 2022 covers a closed campground, Eva Nye stepping up to her late husband's seat for district 29, and an overwhelming amount of stray dogs and abandoned pets in Idaho.

3m
Aug 09
Evening Headlines For August 8, 2022

A release shows Idaho's poor education stats, a burn ban and air quality advisory have been issued for Lemhi County, and members of the Church of Jesus Christ have been helping with flooding cleanup in Kentucky.

2m
Aug 08
Finding Buganda's Religious Shrines

In May of 2022, Professor David Pigott embarked on a journey from Rexburg, Idaho to Uganda to find holy sites and shrines of the religion of Buganda. A pair of students from BYU-Idaho joined him as did researchers from Muteesa 1 Royal University. They hoped to find 30-40 shrines and ended up finding many more. This podcast tells the story of searching for the shrines. Photo: Burial place of King Ssuna 1. Picture taken by David Pigott

26m
Aug 08
Morning Headlines For August 8, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 8, 2022 cover a newly paved runway in Malad, a new behavioral health hotline for Idaho, and The Institute of Rural health at ISU receiving a grant of $860,000.

2m
Aug 08
Evening Headlines For August 5, 2022

The American Falls Police Department recently welcomed its first-ever canine officer, the debate over anti-wolf legislation might cost Idahoans millions, and six Idahoans will be awarded the Idaho medal of honor.

2m
Aug 05
The Wilford Woodruff Papers Project provides new insights to early Church history

Jennifer Mackley, executive director of the Wilford Woodruff Papers Project, shares how 25 years of researching Wilford Woodruff’s life gave her the perfect springboard from which to launch the papers project in 2019. With access to new information and perspectives recorded during the early years of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, historians and church members alike can understand more about this time period than they ever have before.

21m
Aug 05
Local woman gives kids new school clothes and a fresh start

Idaho Falls mom Marissa Williams shares how ‘Project Fresh New Feeling’ first began, and what she’s doing to help even more kids that she did last year.

14m
Aug 05
Korean barbeque chain CUPBOP returns to Rexburg

James Larsen, CUPBOP's director of operations, talks about the grand opening of their new location in Rexburg.

13m
Aug 05
Rexburg community members invited to check out new displays in this month’s Art Stroll

Carly Paul, the event manager for Rexburg Cultural Arts, talks about the different art displays and performances people can expect to see at the art stroll.

11m
Aug 05
Idaho Falls gets ready for annual Snake River Greenbelt Duck Race on August 13th

Kerry Hammon explains the activities the city has planned for the event.

9m
Aug 05
Morning Headlines For August 5, 2022

Morning Headlines For August 5, 2022 covers an arrest outside an Idaho Falls church building, a way to register your next of kin with emergency services, and bear trapping for study will begin next week.

3m
Aug 05
Evening Headlines For August 4, 2022

Yellowstone National Park continues to repair damage from historic flooding, the Moose fire is now at 64,000 acres, and the Amos C. Brown Fellowship to Ghana has begun.

2m
Aug 04