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Local Woman Recovering From Being Hit By Drunk Driver  Weekly News Journal

Nine years ago, the Every 15 Minutes program came to Burley High School. Their message was “every fifteen minutes someone in the United States dies from ...

Community Events | Upcoming Events  Weekly News Journal

Tuesday, April 30. The First Presbyterian Church, 2100 Burton Ave., Burley, will hold its annual Sausage Supper from 5:30 to 7:00 pm Tuesday, April 30.

Events calendar | Southern Idaho Entertainment |  Twin Falls Times-News

“Celebration!” exhibit is on display through June 6 at the Twin Center for the Arts, 195 River Vista Place. Hosted by Magic Valley Arts Council and Full Moon ...

Cassia School District will ask for $56.7 million for these projects  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Continued growth, deferred maintenance and unfinished projects from the last bond are the top reasons the Cassia County School District is asking ...

The Cassia County School District will ask voters for $56.7 million bond  Times-News

BURLEY — The Cassia County School District will go to voters with a $56.7 million bond request in March to address facility needs like more classrooms and ...

March ends for clarinetist 46 years after horrific band crash  Times-News

BURLEY — A smart, vibrant woman loved by an entire community 46 years ago as she clung to life after a car plowed into the practicing Burley High School ...

Burley High teaches students with special needs outside of classrooms  KMVT

Special education teachers at Burley High School take their students outside of the classroom to teach them about social and life skills.

Cassia School District bond fails  KMVT

On Tuesday's election, the Cassia School District did not meet the super-majority votes to pass a $56.7 million bond. The district will move forward and discuss ...

Burley parts ways with football coach  KMVT

Tony Cade will not be returning to the sidelines this fall as the Burley High School head football coach.

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.

Burley's Adams signs with BYU track | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

When Brylie Adams was younger, she thought about the possibility of running for the BYU track and field program. It's no longer possible — it's real.

Burley sophomore gets published in book  KMVT

BURLEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) For one Burley High School student, she can say she has been published before she even graduates. Sophomore Marissa Bodily ...

Minico advances to conference semis with win over Burley  Twin Falls Times-News

RUPERT — The Burley High School girls basketball team hasn't quite been able to replicate the season that pushed the Bobcats to the state championship ...

School elections: Vallivue bond vote too close to call, others fall short  Idaho EdNews

(UPDATED, March 14, with details on Vallivue recount.) The fate of the Vallivue School District's bond issue is still up in the air. The largest bond issue on ...

Cassia Schools seek $56.7 million bond to keep up with growth and maintenance  KMVT

To keep up with the growth and provide functional educational buildings, the Cassia School District is hoping voters will approve a $56.7 million school bond in ...

'I punished myself' — Burley man recounts his life 46 years after band crash  Times-News

BURLEY — The emotional pain Milo Hatt has felt since the night 46 years ago when he drove his brother's car into the back of the Burley High School marching.

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.

2018 High School Football Preview: Burley Bobcats | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Head Coach: Tony Cade, 2nd year. 2017 Record: 2-7 (0-5 Great Basin Conference). Playoffs: None. Burley is coming off its fourth straight losing season, but ...

Cassia School Board to petition voters for new 20-year Bond  Weekly News Journal

Cassia County's Board of Trustees have passed a resolution calling for a facilities bond election on March 12, 2019 for the amount of $56.7 million for the term of ...

Obituary: Gay Neiwert | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

April 10, 1933—March 30, 2019. BURLEY –Gay Neiwert, 85, of Burley, Idaho, passed away peacefully at her home March 30, 2019, with her husband, Fred, ...

Cassia County short teachers before school starts  KMVT

BURLEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Andrew Wray experienced "every principal's worst nightmare" when a teacher suddenly left their job at Burley High School.

Idaho cheerleaders sue school district, claim they were kicked off squad for sit-in  Idaho Statesman

Nine Burley, Idaho, cheerleaders are suing the Burley School District, superintendent and cheerleading coach over allegations of improper treatment, violation ...

Judge, public defender changed for Burley teen murder case  Times-News

BURLEY — A Cassia County judge has disqualified himself in the case against a Burley man charged with the 1995 murder of a Burley teen.

Obituarty: Max Wallace Brown | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

February 14, 1941—December 4, 2018. Max Wallace Brown, 77 year old Burley resident, died Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Hiland Estates in Burley. Max was ...

Burley man killed, another injured in tree trimming accident  Times-News

UPDATE: Victims of tree trimming accident both expecting babies, funds set up to help families.

Cassia County School District's upcoming changes  KMVT

The Cassia County School District wants to remind parents of some changes for this coming school year. Pam Teeter, the assistant to the superintendent and ...

Obituary: Don W. Green | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

Dec. 24, 1931-Feb. 17, 2019. BURLEY – Don W. Green, an 87-year-old resident of Burley, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at his home. He was born Dec. 24, 1931 ...

Idaho school districts seek $485 million in levies, bonds  Idaho Statesman

Idaho voters will decide the fate of more than $485 million in school ballot measures on March 12. Bond issues and levies will be on the ballot in 47 of the state's ...

Obituary: Kaye Dawn Larson Silcock | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

October 2, 1954—February 11, 2019. Kaye Dawn Larson Silcock, 64, of Burley Idaho, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on ...

Re-energized Burley breezes past rival Minico | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Burley High School volleyball players knew exactly why they failed to beat Minico in the second set of Thursday's match.

BHS volleyball player gets full scholarship from Snow College in Utah  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Bobcat senior Kennedee Tracy committed Thursday to play volleyball for Snow College in Utah.

VOTER GUIDE: March 2019 school bonds and levies

BOISE, Idaho — Idahoans will head to the polls on Tuesday, March 12 to vote on a variety of school funding requests, in the form of levies and bonds. School ...

Oakley cheer keeps state championship title | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — The best performances are seamless.

Burley High School hires American Falls football coach  KMVT

BURLEY, Idaho ( KMVT / KSVT ) Burley has a new head football coach as Jed Thomas stepped away from the duties. American Falls coach Tony Cade took the ...

Magic Valley schools weigh options to deal with enrollment growth  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — When a school district has fewer than 2000 students, gaining several hundred within six years is a big deal.

Makayla Tolman  Twin Falls Times-News

In her first two years as a Burley High School volleyball player, Makayla Tolman was a part of teams that only came up short against Twin Falls. It appeared that,

Obituary: Orin Brent Woodbury | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

August 9, 1947 – August 31, 2018. Orin Brent Woodbury of Burley, Idaho. Heaven gained an amazing angel Friday August 31, 2018. Surrounded by his family, ...

Obituary: Brenda Kay Buckley | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

May 7, 1953 — September 25, 2018. JACKSON – Brenda Kay Buckley returned home to her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at the age of 65 ...

Magic Philharmonic Orchestra to present spring concert | Southern Idaho Community News  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — The Magic Philharmonic Orchestra will present its spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4 at the King Fine Arts Center.

Obituary: Lois J. Bowcut | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

October 13, 1931—December 9, 2018. BURLEY – Lois Jean Scovil Bowcut passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on December 9, 2018, at the ...

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 ...

Jacob DeTemple, Times-News boys cross country runner of the year, never stopped seeking improvement  Twin Falls Times-News

Jacob DeTemple admits it. He wasn't quite in tip-top condition when the cross country season started in the fall.

Cassia and Minidoka School District to add bonds on March ballot  KMVT

(KMVT/KSVT) - Both the Minidoka County School District and Cassia County School District are asking for money to improve their schools. Minidoka is asking for ...

Obituary: Corbin S. Bowers | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

November 29, 1989 – November 13, 2018. BURLEY — Corbin Shelton Bowers, 28, passed away November 13, 2018, from a work-related accident. Corbin was ...

Caresia steps down as Burley head girls basketball coach  Twin Falls Times-News

Roger Caresia has stepped down from his position as Burley High School's head varsity girls basketball coach, he told the Times-News on Wednesday morning.

Mother of slain Idaho teen asks for hearts filled with forgiveness after suspect's arrest  Times-News

BURLEY — If anyone is justified in feeling hate, it would be the mother of a teen whose murder went unsolved for more than two decades.

Gun club returns to Burley High School for first time since 1956  Weekly News Journal

BURLEY – The last time Cassia School District approved a Gun Club for Burley High School was the year 1956. It was actually chartered in 1941 doing its part ...

Obituary: Royce Odell Tolman  Twin Falls Times-News

October 1, 1942—February 20, 2019. Royce Odell Tolman, a 76-year-old resident of Burley, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at Cassia Regional ...

Burley cheerleaders sue principal, superintendent over free speech  KMVT

BURLEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) Students and parents at Burley High School are suing the administration over violating the students' First Amendment rights.

UPDATE: Social media threats prompt extra police presence at Mini-Cassia, Jerome schools  Times-News

BURLEY — Online threats prompted an increased law enforcement presence Tuesday at a few Magic Valley school campuses.

2018 All-Great Basin Conference volleyball selections released | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The all-Great Basin Conference volleyball awards were announced on Wednesday, and several local players received top recognition.

Gallery: Burley High School football | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

The Burley High School football team practices Thursday at their home field.

Cassia County judge grants probation for Utah man convicted of beating teen hunter  Times-News

BURLEY — Two polarized families packed a Cassia County courtroom Friday as a Utah man convicted of beating a teen boy in a hunting incident was ...

Burley High School offers a Japanese class to students  KMVT

Students at Burley High School now have a new option to study a foreign language. This year a new teacher started offering a Japanese class as an elective.

Burley softball completes sweep of rival Minico | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

RUPERT — Burley High School's first-year softball coach Haylee Fishback felt the stakes of the Mini-Cassia rivalry for the first time this week, and her Bobcats ...

Burley's Mahoney signs with Salt Lake CC basketball  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Jemilynn Mahoney chose Utah over Idaho for her college destination, but her choice provided more of a home atmosphere than any of the other ...

Burley uses second-half magic to win 4A state title  Times-News

NAMPA — In the fifth grade, the group of seven now-seniors on the Burley High School girls basketball team told themselves they'd win the state championship.

Obituary: Robert S. Fairbrother | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

February 20, 1960 – January 12, 2019. Robert Simpson Fairbrother, 58, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019 at his home in Jerome, Idaho. Robert was ...

Here are the Magic Valley schools Idaho considers 'underperforming' and 'top performing'  Times-News

BOISE — Idaho has released the names of its top performing and underperforming schools.

Burley's Hodge signs with Lewis-Clark Valley football  Twin Falls Times-News

Kalvn Hodge's final high school football game was cut short, but his football career is still trucking.

Minico pounds rival Burley to win series | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

BURLEY — So far, the 2018 Burley-Minico baseball rivalry series has been all Spartans.

Burley hires former BYU guard Trent Whiting as boys basketball coach  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — For the second time in four months, Burley High School has hired a head boys basketball coach.

Burley school starts teacher club for students | Mini-Cassia News  Times-News

BURLEY — A new Burley High School club allows students step into their teachers' shoes.

PHOTOS: Burley vs. Minico softball | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Burley played Minico in a double-header at Minico High School on Thursday.

Burley, Twin Falls split tennis matches | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — First-year Burley High School tennis head coach Riley Christensen ran back and forth outside the gates of the Twin Falls High School tennis ...

Out of the darkness: Mini-Cassia leaders hope to curb suicides  Times-News

BURLEY — The last words Minico High School Counselor John Kontos said to his 17-year-old son, Rhett, before the boy took his own life still echoes in his mind ...

New Cassia school resource officer focuses on building relationships with students  Times-News

BURLEY — There's a new face around Cassia County schools this year — and the face belongs to a man wearing a gun and a badge.

Burley High School Graduates 100th Class | Mini-Cassia Voice | News, Sports, Obituaries and More  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY • Burley High School's gymnasium was packed Thursday as family and friends gathered to honor 173 graduating seniors.

It's all about drama: Soaps to high school  Times-News

BURLEY — Los Angeles actor Lance Jones has found a stage of another sort — in front of a class of high school drama students.

Idaho announces foreign investment from Dutch company building $90M cold storage warehouse in Burley  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — A $90 million fully automated frozen storage facility is coming to Burley next spring.

Burley Students Leave Lunch Line | Mini-Cassia News  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY | The food doesn't taste good -- and there's not enough of it.

Former Burley High Vice Principal Sentenced on Sexual Abuse Charges  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY • Tara Bagley, former vice principal at Burley High School, was led out of the courtroom Tuesday to serve two consecutive four- to 13-year prison terms ...

Accomplished actor takes on teaching students at Burley High  KMVT

Lance Jones says there's advantages to both L.A. and smaller cities like Burley. He hopes to bring acting and show business to Burley High school.

Burley High Band Director Misses Students as He Battles Cancer  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY • Band director Mitch Tilley has spent the past several months engaged in a fight for life against cancer. He would rather be spending his time sharing ...

Obit Patsey Ruth Cheney Cheney | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

May 8, 1931—October 13, 2018. Patsey Ruth Lauridsen Cheney, 87, of Rexburg, Idaho, and formerly of Heyburn, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018, ...

2017 High School Football Preview: Burley Bobcats | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Head coach: Tony Cade, 1st year. 2016 record: 1-8 (0-5 4A Great Basin Conference). Playoffs: None. Struggling programs often go into new seasons with ...

The Burley American Legion Post #17  Weekly News Journal

Pictured left to right: Emily Hepworth, Elizabeth Mabry, Kevin Williams, Carol Blaner and Karlie Ward. The Burley American Legion Post #17 is sponsoring one ...

Wood River student paintings spark a political backlash  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Paintings at Wood River High School — including several that are critical of President Trump — have started a political backlash on social media.

Bagley drops 23 on birthday to lead Burley past Minico  Times-News

RUPERT — Burley High School senior Ryan Bagley had two reasons to celebrate on Friday night: a win over rival Minico, and his 18th birthday.

Burley loses close state title game to undefeated Preston  Times-News

NAMPA — Few things tested the Preston High School boys basketball team this season, but the Burley Bobcats were always right there with the two-time ...

HS football: Poky ends season with pop in 35-32 win against Burley  Idaho State Journal

POCATELLO — Dave Spillett wanted an easy 40-point win, but that didn't fit his team and its season.

Team Idaho snaps losing streak at All-State game  KMVT

The eighth grade squad representing Team Idaho was the only one of the day to win an All-State game against Treasure Valley teams.

East Idaho school levy and bond elections set for Tuesday  Idaho State Journal

Several East Idaho school districts will be asking voters to approve levies and bonds on Tuesday.

King Fine Arts Center made over, more to come  Times-News

BURLEY — The King Fine Arts Center has undergone major renovations along with the Little Theatre at Burley High School.

PHOTOS: Boys Basketball - Burley Vs. Minico | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Minico takes on Burley during their 4A Great Basin conference game Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Minico High School in Rupert.

2018 High School Football Preview: Minico Spartans | Southern Idaho High School Sports  Twin Falls Times-News

Head Coach: Keelan McCaffrey, 1st season. 2017 Record: 9-3 (5-0 4A Great Basin Conference). Playoffs: Lost to Skyline 40-14 in 4A state championship game.

Many Magic Valley schools surpass Idaho's 2018 graduation rate  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Two-thirds of south-central Idaho's high schools surpassed the statewide graduation rate for the class of 2018.

Burley beats Century, advances to state title game  Times-News

MERIDIAN — As the Burley High School boys basketball team walked off the court after its semifinal game against Century, its players all pointed up to the ...

Obituary: Tiffani Amber Streling | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

Tiffani Amber Streling, 21, of Burley passed away on May 2016—November 2016 in Jerome County.

Recommendation made for new Hailey Elementary principal | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Blaine County School District Superintendent GwenCarol Holmes has announced her selection for the Hailey Elementary School Principal. She will ...

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 ...

Obituary: William L Fullmer | Obituaries |  Twin Falls Times-News

January 16, 1937—January 26, 2019. William Lynn Fullmer of Buhl, Idaho passed away on January 26, 2019 at the Veteran's Administration hospital in Seattle, ...

Burley downs Caldwell in 1st round with size and defense  Times-News

MERIDIAN — Early on, the game was frustrating offensively for the Burley High School girls basketball team, but it shrugged off shooting problems and held ...

Burley boys basketball coach Jack Bagley takes job in Arizona  Times-News

BURLEY – Jack Bagley's 21-year coaching and teaching career at Burley High School came to a close Monday.

Fresh start for Burley High School  Weekly News Journal

BURLEY – When the students walk through the doors of Burley High School next Tuesday they will be greeted by a different administration, one with excitement ...

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 ...

Cassia, Filer, Hansen, Murtaugh, Valley and some Twin Falls schools closed Wednesday  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Some Magic Valley school districts have called for a snow day Wednesday.

Science camp encourages problem solving, invention | Southern Idaho Education  Twin Falls Times-News

BURLEY — Science campers made pan flutes out of straws, brainstormed inventions and watched the mysterious properties of electricity this week during the ...

Minidoka schools use new security system | Southern Idaho Education |  Twin Falls Times-News

RUPERT — The Minidoka County School District has joined the ranks of a few other Magic Valley school districts using Raptor Visitor Management.

Curious Mind: What does 'normal' mean in Albion State Normal School?  Twin Falls Times-News

Q: What does “normal” mean in Albion State Normal School? A: A normal school is defined as a school created to train high school graduates to be teachers and ...

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