TWIN FALLS — Hydroelectricity accounted for nearly half of the energy Idaho Power generated and purchased in 2017.
South-central Idaho faces a multitude of challenges with educating students who have special needs. The region has seen Idaho’s largest increase in the number of students who require special education services, and more children are coming in with severe needs or behavioral issues. With a shortage of federal funding, school districts are dipping more into their general fund to pay for services they’re required by law to provide.
MURTAUGH — Technology is more sophisticated now than in 1905 when the headgates of the Twin Falls Canal system swung open for the first time. But little else has changed over the past 113 years.
TWIN FALLS — The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality is seeking public comment on a draft water-reuse permit renewal for the Amalgamated Sugar Company of Twin Falls. The permit will authorize the company to continue operating a wastewater treatment facility and reuse system for another five years. It will allow recycled water to be used to irrigate agricultural fields and the conditional use of condensate wastewater for dust suppression.
CSI defeats Odessa 103-95 in the 2nd game of the NJCAA D1 Men's Championhsip Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson Kan.
Water from Murtaugh Lake flows into the main line canal Tuesday, March 20, 2018.
ROGERSON — A Filer resident is charged with aggravated driving under the influence after colliding head-on with another driver on U.S. 93 early Tuesday.
Q: Isn’t there an emergency number you can dial in places with no phone reception?A: “If there is no cell tower or phone service, then there is no way of calling out,” said Jackie Frey, director of Twin Falls County Office of Emergency Management.
BURLEY — The IRS is holding more than $4 million in unclaimed refunds from 2014 — and that’s just for Idaho taxpayers.
The College of Southern Idaho played Snead State Community College in the 1st round of the NJCAA d1 Mens Basketball Championships at the Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson Kan.