Pocatello-Chubbuck School District 25 Trustee Paul Vitale hopes the district will one day cooperate with other area school districts to open a building housing regional career and technical education programs.

A banker with a background in economic development is running for Chubbuck City Council against a Walmart worker who rearranged his work schedule to regularly attend public meetings and learn the intricacies of local government.

Eric Lee Stewart says he’s knocked on approximately 5,000 doors in his campaign for the Zone 3 seat on the Pocatello-Chubbuck School District 25 Board of Trustees, taking notes to record voters’ diverse opinions.

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina judges on Monday blocked the state’s congressional map from being used in the 2020 elections, ruling that voters had a strong likelihood of winning a lawsuit that argued Republicans unlawfully manipulated district lines for partisan gain.