from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast Idaho south-southwest of Idaho Falls. It has been a railroad junction since 1882 and is the seat of Idaho State University (founded 1901). Population: 53,900.

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  • n. a university town in southeastern Idaho


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  • POCATELLO - Nearly 50 people took advantage of the beautiful fall day Saturday morning in Pocatello to help clean up the Portneuf River.


  • POCATELLO - A fun event for local people in Pocatello, the annual Riverfest celebration is going on until 9 p.m. Saturday.


  • Ryan Fowler lives, works, and writes in Pocatello, Idaho with his wife and three children.


  • The Idaho Museum of Natural History in Pocatello has a new Bigfoot exhibit opening this week.

    Boing Boing

  • Snowmobile pilots and rock climbers zip and claw around Pocatello, which is nestled in a high desert valley at 5,000 feet, surrounded by the Caribou National Forest, the Snake River, and the American Falls Reservoir.

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  • If you have any information on this break-in, please call the Pocatello police at 234-6121. - Local News 8 - Headlines

  • You know, you talk about target rich environments like New York City and Washington, D.C., but then you have other smaller cities such as Pocatello, Idaho and other cities in the Midwest, people may not even think about them having critical infrastructure, but they do.

    CNN Transcript Dec 10, 2004

  • Districts that have declared fiscal crises in the last year range from those in smaller cities -- such as Pocatello, Idaho -- to one in a major metropolis in North Texas.


  • This question is for Robert: Do you think you guys would ever come to Pocatello idaho to do a book signing with Stephanie Meyer? that would be awsome if you did.

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  • Idaho State never won as many as three consecutive games this season and finished with the worst record in coach Joe O'Brien's four-year tenure in Pocatello.

    Big Sky Conference


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