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A Twin Falls nurse spent 2 weeks in Washington responding to measles outbreak

TWIN FALLS — South Central Public Health District’s Tanis Maxwell had never encountered a confirmed case of the measles — let alone an outbreak — here in Idaho.

Colorado plane on way to Twin Falls lost radio contact before crash in Nevada

ELY, Nev. (AP) — Air traffic controllers lost contact with a small plane in bad weather before it crashed in eastern Nevada this month, killing a Colorado couple.

Learn about local geology Saturday

TWIN FALLS — Learn about the fascinating geologic events that shaped the unique landscapes of south-central Idaho. College of Southern Idaho Professor Shawn Willsey will speak about the topic at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Twin Falls County Historical Society Museum, 21337 U.S. 30 between Twin Falls and Filer. Admission is free.

City Council will take comment on proposed $5 vehicle fee at Shoshone Falls

TWIN FALLS — It’s been 20 years since the city last raised rates at the entrance to Shoshone Falls and Dierkes Lake parks. Now, city staff are asking to increase the $3 vehicle fee to $5 in order to accept credit cards and make more improvements to the parks and roads.