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'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.



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:



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Weaver replaces Dong as Filer High School athletic director  Twin Falls Times-News

Filer High School officially hired a new athletic director on Tuesday, and she recently served the same role at a school in Filer's conference.



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 ...



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

JEROME — Just before Christmas, Magic Valley school boards were still taking care of business like hiring new employees and accepting resignations.



News Bite: 1 employee resigns and 4 hired in the Filer School District  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — With a couple of Filer school campuses near the Twin Falls County Fairgrounds, it's no surprise Filer students head back to classes later than most.



Filer community remembers Mia Trease  KMVT

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



'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.



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 ...



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.



Filer struggles down the stretch, falls in close one to Nampa Christian  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — For a while, things were going well for the Filer High School girls basketball team in its contest against Nampa Christian on Friday.



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 ...



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.



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.



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?



'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 ...



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.



PHOTOS: Filer Graduation | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

Filer graduation ceremony at the College of Southern Idaho.



9 Magic Valley school districts will ask voters for money in Tuesday's election  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Tuesday is shaping up to be a busy Election Day, with nine Magic Valley school districts seeking millions of dollars in funding.



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.



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 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.



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

Seniors graduate from Filer High School.



Trunk or Treat events  KMVT

List of family friendly activities through out the Magic Valley.



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.



Obituary: Mia Rose Trease | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



Obituary Stephen Lee Hofland | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

January 24, 1959 – October 17, 2018. Stephen “Steve” Lee Hofland, a devoted family man and avid outdoorsman of Filer, Idaho, passed away Wednesday ...



A Filer 12-year-old who's battling cancer is being honored Sunday by a Boise nonprofit  Times-News

FILER — A Filer 12-year-old who's battling cancer is focusing on enjoying her life at home and school after finding out three weeks ago her condition isn't ...



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 ...



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 ...



News Bite: Who's coming to and leaving Filer and Gooding schools? – May edition  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — It's almost summertime, but Filer and Gooding schools are already planning for next school year.



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.



Obituary: Gloria Lee Schiffler | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



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.



'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 ...



Kimberly overcomes battle of turnovers at Filer | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER — The sound of the final buzzer had to sound sweet to the Kimberly and Filer high school girls basketball teams.



Obituary: Hugo Edwin Walter Meyer | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

January 15, 1926—January 27, 2019. Hugo Edwin Walter Meyer went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ—Sunday, January 27, 2019. Hugo was born ...



Times-News prep athletes of the week: Dec. 31-Jan. 6  Twin Falls Times-News

The Wildcats won both their games upon returning from the holiday break, and Martinez played a large role, particularly in their second win. After defeating ...



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.



'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.



How 6 Magic Valley school districts are expanding their agriculture programs  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Jerome High School's agriculture program has grown exponentially since 1992 when there were only 45 students. Now, there are more than ...



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.



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.



Obituary: Gary Lee Grindstaff | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 | magicvalley.com  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.



Obituary: C Devon Mills | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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: Gordon Lynn Bennett | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

1952—September 20, 2018. Gordon Lynn Bennett, age 66, of Buhl went to his Lord September 20th, 2018 at home and surrounded by his loving family ...



'I didn't let my circumstances define me': Hagerman student wins $25K Horatio Alger National Scholarship  Times-News

HAGERMAN — Earlier in her childhood, Makenzy Whittekiend watched her parents go through a divorce, after which she could no longer live with her biological ...



Filer continues to roll with doubleheader sweep of Buhl  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER – The Buhl and Filer high school baseball teams each went into Tuesday's doubleheader with some hope, which manifested in different ways.



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.



Obituary: Bruce Fred Lutz | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



School canceled Thursday in Minidoka, Gooding counties  Twin Falls Times-News

RUPERT — The Minidoka County School District has canceled school Thursday due to poor road conditions in the northern portion of the school district's ...



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.



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.



Angie Wyatt Invitational in the books, high school sports roundup  KMVT

FILER, Idaho ( KMVT / KSVT ) The Idaho weather doesn't always play nice, especially with track meets. But still, athletes converged at Filer High School for the ...



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.



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, ...



Obituary: Pat Fisher | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

November 15, 1922 – July 11, 2018. Pat Fisher passed from this life the morning of July 11, 2018 at the age of 95. She was born Patricia Evelyn Beem on ...



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 ...



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.



Gallery: Football - Buhl Vs. Filer | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Buhl takes on Filer Thursday night at Filer High School.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



Police: Boy pulled gun on students near Magic Valley High School  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Police are seeking a warrant for the arrest of a boy they say pulled a gun on students of Magic Valley High School at an intersection not.



Obituary: Hallie West Weighall | Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



'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.



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.



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.



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 ...



$3 Million Remodel Underway at Filer Store | Southern Idaho Business News | magicvalley.com  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 ...



Prep roundup 4-4-19: Poky softball drills Century in sweep  Idaho State Journal

SOFTBALL. POCATELLO 15, CENTURY 0 (4). POCATELLO 17, CENTURY 1 (4). ×. Story continues below video. Pocatello hammered out 32 runs and 36 hits in ...



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.



Roger D. Vincent | Magic Valley Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



Obituary: Robert Ruhter | Magic Valley Obituaries | magicvalley.com  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 ...



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.



Filer High School honor roll | | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

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



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.



NFL QB Kellen Moore Visits Filer High School  Twin Falls Times-News

FILER • It was the best-kept secret in town. Filer High School students knew an NFL player would visit Wednesday, but they didn't know who. The school's Fuel ...



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.



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.



Memorial gallery: August 2018 | 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.



Top 5 education stories of 2017 | Southern Idaho Local News  Times-News

As student numbers continue to grow across the Magic Valley — a trend over several years, largely because news businesses moved into the area — more new ...



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.



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.



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.



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