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PHOTOSL Filer graduation ceremony | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

Students receive their diplomas during the Filer High School graduation ceremony at the College of Southern Idaho gymnasium.

Filer's Jardine signs with Montana Western football | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — One word comes to mind for coaches, both past and future, of Filer High School senior Garet Jardine:

'Shark Tank'-featured company visits Filer High class  Times-News

FILER — It all began with an email from the Filer High School Advanced Speech Team to the business Drop Stop for more information about a product.

Voters reject Cassia County, Minidoka County and Filer school bonds  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Voters rejected the largest three school bonds in the March 12 election — Cassia County, Minidoka County and Filer — but approved smaller ...

9 Magic Valley school districts seek $103 million in March election  Times-News

FILER — More students want to go into Filer High School's career-technical programs, but there's not enough building space or teachers.

The Gideons distributed Bibles at a Filer school. Some parents and community members are upset.  Times-News

FILER — A decision to allow an international Christian organization to distribute Bibles last week after school hours at Filer Intermediate School has sparked ...

Filer School District to ask voters for at least $9.5M next year  Times-News

FILER — The Filer School District wants to bring a bond for facility projects — likely for somewhere between $9.5 million and $9.9 million — to voters in March ...

Filer graduate accepted into Purdue veterinary school  KMVT

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Filer High School graduate Joely Roe heads to Purdue University this fall to study veterinary medicine. Out of more than 1,400 ...

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome, Filer, Buhl and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Summer is inching closer for Magic Valley schools and employees are figuring out where they'll be next school year.

News Bite: Who's coming and going at Jerome, Kimberly, Gooding, Filer and Buhl schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

JEROME — Schools are already thinking ahead to next year, hiring new employees and accepting resignations.

Blaine, Gooding, Camas, some Filer schools closed due to weather, illness  Twin Falls Times-News

Some Magic Valley schools are closed Wednesday due to weather or illness.

Filer's Sanford signs with Columbia Basin College baseball  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — If you ask Filer High School baseball coach Ty Hess what separates senior Kyle Sanford from other players, it isn't the athletic ability some are born ...

Flags outside Filer High School honor student KMVT | Video Player  KMVT

Filer started its first day of school on Tuesday. Yellow flags hung outside Filer High School to honor Mia Trease.

Wonderful Wildcats: Filer tops Sugar-Salem for 1st state title since 1997  Times-News

MERIDIAN — In all four sets played between the Filer and Sugar-Salem high school volleyball teams in Saturday's 3A state championship match, the Diggers ...

News Bite: Who's leaving or getting hired at Twin Falls, Kimberly, Filer and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Who's leaving or getting hired at Magic Valley schools?

Gallery: Filer High School Graduation | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

Seniors graduate from Filer High School.

News Bite: New school employees in Jerome, Kimberly, Gooding, Filer and Buhl  Times-News

KIMBERLY — Magic Valley schools saw a flurry of hiring activity in mid-August.

Gooding levels conference standings with wild comeback win at Filer  Times-News

FILER — After the second set of its match at Filer High School on Tuesday, the Gooding volleyball team convened by the bench to talk things over.

Hundreds pay respect to Filer softball player after losing battle to cancer  KMVT

FILER, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Mia Trease's life might have been cut short due to cancer, but she managed to live it to the fullest. Saturday marked her funeral and ...

Filer student invites firefighters for challenge aimed to raise funds for Muscular Dystrophy  KMVT

Senior Garet Jardine, hosted the challenge at Filer High School's football field to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as part of his senior project.

'It's a show': Hammond, Huft help Kimberly roll over Filer  Times-News

KIMBERLY — As the dust settled and players convened with family and friends on the field at Kimberly High School on Friday night, there was only one way to ...

Filer community remembers Mia Trease  KMVT

Mia Trease, a 12-year-old Filer girl passed away, Wednesday after a year-long battle with cancer.

Filer softball repeats as district champion | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

FILER — The race for the Sawtooth Central Idaho Conference softball title was tight in 2018, but a familiar face was back to claim the title.

Idaho Technology Students Association builds small cars for kids with disabilities  KMVT

Some students across Idaho convened at the College of Southern Idaho to build some small cars for kids with disabilities.

'A shooting star': Family and friends remember Filer 12-year-old Mia Trease  Times-News

FILER — Mia Trease had a bright smile, an outgoing personality, and she was energetic in everything she pursued.

Filer's Jones, Vanbiezen lead District VI rodeo all-around standings  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — After the second of two fall District VI high school rodeos this past weekend, two Filer teammates sit at the top of the all-around standings.

PHOTOS: Filer girls basketball played Kimberly | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Filer played Kimberly Thursday at Filer High School.

Filer graduates say goodbye | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Filer High School seniors 'finally' celebrated the end of their school years Saturday at the College of Southern Idaho's gym. Many of the students ...

Magic Valley Sports Podcast, Episode 31: Kimberly football coach Rich Bishop, Filer's Rob Anderson  Twin Falls Times-News

The Kimberly and Filer high school football teams open Sawtooth Central Idaho Conference play against each other on Friday. The coaches for both squads ...

Filer High School makes four head coaching positions official  KMVT

FILER, Idaho ( KMVT / KSVT ) Filer High School has been busy this summer filling four head coaching positions. Starting with girls soccer, Alain Serratos will ...

Buhl Sagebrush Days celebrates the spirit of America  Times-News

BUHL — Sleeping late wasn't an option in Buhl on Thursday with July 4 celebration starting early.

PHOTOS: District Track Championships | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The 2A and 3A District Track Championships at Filer High School.

It's Election Day. Find out where to vote and what's on ballots  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — It's Election Day and nine Magic Valley school districts are seeking a levy or bond.

Filer's Marshall signs with Idaho State track | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — Mary-Kate Marshall didn't have many college track and field offers, and that was totally fine for her.

News Bite: Who's leaving and getting hired at Filer, Jerome and Gooding schools?  Twin Falls Times-News

GOODING — At Filer, Jerome and Gooding school campuses, dozens of school employees have resigned or were recently hired.

Filer beats defending champion Bonners Ferry in state tournament  Twin Falls Times-News

IDAHO FALLS — For the second time in as many years, the Filer High School softball team has knocked the reigning 3A state champion out of the winner's ...

Minidoka County schools to close at 12:30 pm | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

RUPERT — Mindoka County schools will close early Wednesday — at 12:30 p.m. — due to snow.

Community can combat poverty in Twin Falls School District  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — A pair of shoes could go a long way.

Filer High School hires new football coach  KMVT

FILER, Id. ( KMVT / KSVT ) Filer High School has been in the process of finding its fourth head football coach this decade and the Wildcats succeeded.

'Good people are around us': Five months after Mia's death, Trease family continues to see community support  Times-News

FILER — In just five months since 12-year-old Mia Trease died, her family has been busy helping others and creating new traditions to remember her.

A Filer teenager is getting the prestigious Horatio Alger $10000 college scholarship  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — Angel Martinez was in her school counselor's office Tuesday stressed about how to pay for college.

Obituary: Mia Rose Trease | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

August 6, 2005 – July 11, 2018. Mia Rose Trease, age 12 of Filer Idaho, passed away at home surrounded by her family on July 11, 2018 after a brave and ...

Fair animals go on the auction block: 1455-pound grand champion steer sells for $11640  Times-News

FILER — Few tears were shed as 4-H and FFA youths led their animals to the auction block Monday at the Twin Falls County Fair.

'Stop the Bleed': Teenagers want to provide bleeding control kits for schools  Twin Falls Times-News

After 17 students were killed in a February shooting at a Florida high school, two Magic Valley students decided to take action in case the unthinkable happens ...

Obituary: Gloria Lee Schiffler | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

December 22, 1934 – July 21, 2018. Gloria Lee Sackett was born on December 22, 1934 to Orville and Ruth (DeMoss) Sackett in Filer, Idaho. She grew up on ...

Obituary: Gary Lee Grindstaff | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

June 16, 1940 - March 15, 2019. Surrounded by his family and friends Gary Grindstaff passed away peacefully March 15, 2019 in Yuma, Arizona. He battled ...

Obituary: Jimmy L. Nice | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

Jimmy L. Nice, a 74 year old resident of Twin Falls, Idaho, passed away at his home surrounded by his wife and daughters on November 16, 2018, after a long ...

PHOTOS: Times-News Top 100 Sports Photos of 2018 | Southern Idaho Sports  Times-News

Times-News photographers share their favorite sports images from 2018.

Early voting begins Monday in Twin Falls County  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Early voting begins Monday for school bond and levy elections in Twin Falls County.

Filer's Hallie Oyler signs with Idaho State golf  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER – Hallie Oyler only received one golf scholarship offer from a four-year college. It was all she needed.

Obituary: C Devon Mills | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

December 26, 1962 – September 25, 2018. C. Devon Mills, 55 of Emmett, (formerly of Eagle) Idaho, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018. Devon was ...

Obituary: Bruce Fred Lutz | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

February 15, 1952—May 1, 2019. Bruce Fred Lutz, 67, died peacefully Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at home, losing his battle with cancer, but receiving eternal life ...

Smooth Handoff: After 29 Years as Filer AD, Patterson Passes Baton to 31-Year-Old Dong  Times-News

FILER • LaRell Patterson didn't even want to be an athletic director.

Teenage vaping: E-cigarettes are No. 1 cause of school suspensions  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Magic Valley school districts and health officials are pushing for more education for teenagers and their parents about the dangers of vaping.

School Bus collides with car near Filer  KMVT

FILER, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - An adult was transported to the St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center for minor injuries after being rear-ended by a school bus ...

Obituary: Maxine Kay Boehm | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

April 19, 1938—June 13, 2019. Maxine Kay Boehm peacefully completed her life's mission on June 13, 2019, due to congestive heart failure, in the presence of ...

News Bite: Who's getting hired and leaving from Twin Falls, Filer and Gooding schools?  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — To prepare for a new school starting in late August — or early September in some communities — there's a hiring frenzy underway at Magic ...

Candlelight vigil set up for fallen Filer student-athlete  KMVT

FILER, Id. ( KMVT / KSVT ) Filer High School is seeking the community's assistance to help the family of a fallen student athlete. Hallie Weighall tragically lost her ...

Magic Valley's Distinguished Young Women program is Tuesday  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — The Distinguished Young Women of Magic Valley program will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Roper Auditorium at Twin Falls High School, ...

New year, same champs at the 2A/3A District 4 track championships  Times-News

FILER — The usual suspects in 3A and 2A District 4 track and field took home titles at Filer High School on Tuesday.

Girls Thrower of the Year: Katie Hughes, Filer  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — Katie Hughes tried to ignore the fact that she wasn't getting much competition.

Filer Boys Hand Buhl First Loss | Southern Idaho Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — Logan and Austin Beard weren't going to let Buhl walk off the Wildcats' floor with a zero in the loss column.

Champion Filer, Overlooked Kimberly Seek to Keep 3A Title  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER • If the stars align correctly, the second round of the 3A state softball tournament could look a lot like another run-of-the-mill matchup in the Sawtooth ...

Filer American Legion Auxiliary selects Girls State delegates  Twin Falls Times-News

The Filer American Legion Auxiliary has selected Girls State delegates from Filer High School and Buhl High School. The 2017 session of Idaho American ...

Gallery: Filer vs. Twin Falls Girls Basketball | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Twin Falls defeated Filer 52-23 in a girls basketball game Nov. 19, 2013 at Filer High School.

Kindee Wilson named new coach of ISU rodeo team  Idaho State Journal

Idaho State announced on Thursday that Kindee Wilson has been named the new head coach of the Bengals rodeo team, taking over from Melisa Moon.

Gooding police detain student after school shooting threat  Times-News

GOODING — Gooding police detained a middle school student Tuesday and charges are pending after the boy reportedly made a school shooting threat.

Filer High School honor roll | |  Twin Falls Times-News

Filer High School has announced its first-semester honor roll:

VIDEOS: Times-News football media day | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

Nineteen of the 26 Magic Valley high school football teams attended the Times-News' 2018 media days (in Burley on Aug. 8, in Twin Falls on Aug. 9). In addition ...

New Idaho law now in effect means those who threaten schools can be charged with a felony  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — After a flurry of school security threats this winter across Idaho an updated state law aims to crack down on offenders and hand down harsher ...

Camas County School District in Fairfield is seeking supplemental levy renewal  Twin Falls Times-News

FAIRFIELD — The Camas County School District will seek renewal of its supplemental levy during the March election.

Obituary: Gene Schiffler | Obituary |  Twin Falls Times-News

September 24, 1932 — July 25, 2016. FILER — Gene Schiffler, 83 of Filer, Idaho passed away July 25, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. Gene was ...

$3 Million Remodel Underway at Filer Store | Southern Idaho Business News |  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER • A $3 million facelift is underway at the family owned Logan's Market in Filer. Population growth and a need to compete with larger out-of-town retailers ...

Two Magic Valley teens named FFA state officers  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Two Magic Valley students were elected as new Idaho State FFA officers at the leadership conference April 7 in Twin Falls.

Declo's Duncan has sights set on multiple state titles; 2A/3A Track roundup  KMVT

FILER, Idaho ( KMVT / KSVT ) I think if temperatures dropped ten degrees, it would be more favorable conditions for area track athletes. Filer High School hosted ...

5 life lessons 4-H and FFA children learn by raising animals  Times-News

FILER — Klarissa Gnesa was making final preparations the afternoon of Aug. 30 before showing her sheep at the Twin Falls County Fair.

Obituary: Hallie West Weighall | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

March 20, 2002 - November 25, 2016. FILER - When you close your eyes to think of an angel, I believe you will see Hallie's face. So perfect and beautiful and full ...

Obituary: Robert Ruhter | Magic Valley Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

February 3, 1951 - October 11, 2016. FILER - Robert Dean Ruhter, 65, left us on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at home, peacefully in his sleep; for reasons only ...

Roger D. Vincent | Magic Valley Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

May 30, 1925-June 14, 2014. TWIN FALLS • A beautiful voice is now silent in the Magic Valley. Roger D. Vincent, 89, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 14 ...

Memorial gallery: September 2018 | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.

ISP: Idaho teen killed in head-on crash  USA TODAY High School Sports

An 18-year-old from Hollister is dead after police say he was hit by a wrong-way driver.

Wendell tops Filer, remains undefeated in league | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The Wendell boys soccer team continues to reign atop the Class 3A High Desert Conference standings.

6 decades of Dilettantes | Southern Idaho Local News  Times-News

Every time they step on stage, the Dilettantes have 59 years of community musical theater to uphold.

Magic Valley's Distinguished Young Women program is March 22  Twin Falls Times-News

BUHL — The Distinguished Young Women of Magic Valley program will be held at 6:30 p.m. March 22 at Buhl High School.

Declo Sweeps, While Buhl, Kimberly Split District Track Championships  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER • The Buhl girls and Kimberly boys won 3A District IV titles while Declo swept the 2A girls and boys Thursday afternoon.

Filer Wildcats, Buhl Indians | |  Twin Falls Times-News

On the surface, the Filer Wildcats struggled to get traction in 2014, but first-year head Robert Kohler expected plenty of road-bumps as he rebuilds a ...

Gooding, Hansen hire new athletic directors | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The Gooding and Hansen high school athletic departments will have new leaders for the 2017-18 school year.

Filer Employees Receive Dog Training in Wake of Police Shooting  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER, Idaho • Jim Osorio preaches what he practices.

'Huge in his character': 24-year-old with rare form of dwarfism dies  Times-News

FILER — Everywhere Annette Blackett took her son, she expected someone would know him.

Repeat winners saturate 2A/3A district track meet  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — First-time winners littered the 2A/3A District IV track meet. But more often than not, the cream rose to the top.

'A roller coaster ride': Bliss couple navigates life with 1 lb., 7 ounce baby born 13 weeks early  Times-News

UPDATE: Sadly, Uriah Goff died Saturday, Jan. 6. BLISS — When Alysen Springer went to a specialist in Boise during her pregnancy, she wasn't expecting to ...

Richard James Kelley | Magic Valley Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

BUHL • Richard James Kelley passed away in the early morning on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at his home surrounded by family after battling renal cell carcinoma ...

Declo's Courtney Christopherson signs with Weber State | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

A couple years ago, Courtney Christopherson began to get visions of her future.

Poverty is Idaho's 'biggest challenge in education'  East Idaho News

This week-long series on student poverty features a close look at what high-poverty schools are doing to move the needle. We also document day-to-day ...

Exotic Animals Bring Community Together | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER • When Hobie Peterson first learned that his father was a proud owner of a camel, he didn't even flinch.

Memorial gallery: November | Southern Idaho Local News  Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.

Magic Valley's Distinguished Young Woman Program | Southern Idaho Community News  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — The Distinguished Young Women Program of Magic Valley will be held Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. at the Buhl High School Auditorium.

Four Downs In High School Football: Week 6 | Southern Idaho Sports |  Twin Falls Times-News

More playoff berths were clinched, and some scheduling foresight proved to be even better than antici-pated. That, a mea culpa and shout-outs to two ...

Gallery: Katie Hughes' Prep Sports Career | Southern Idaho Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The multi-sport high school career of Filer senior Katie Hughes is heavily documented in the Times-News' photo files. What graduating high school athlete ...

Aquaculture students have good chance of finding jobs in Magic Valley  KMVT

Hundreds of people in Idaho work in aquaculture industry.

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