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Posted on: October 16, 2020

Data Shows COVID-19 Positivity Rates and Hospital Impact Headed Toward Critical Risk Levels

Coronavirus Alert

Three south central Idaho counties are headed toward critical (red) risk levels as case counts and positivity rates reported to South Central Public Health District (SCPHD) are surging in Twin Falls, Cassia, and Minidoka counties. The regional hospital st...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Pressurized Irrigation Shutoff Begins Oct. 15; Residents Should Begin Winterization

Pressurized Irrigation Station

The City of Twin Falls will begin the seasonal shutoff of pressurized irrigation stations on Thursday, Oct. 15. Homeowners on pressurized irrigation are encouraged to turn off sprinkler systems and winterize them by clearing water from the lines.

The proce...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

10 Tips for a Safe and Fun Halloween in Twin Falls

Halloween Safety Tips

The City of Twin Falls would like to remind residents about a few simple steps to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the community has a safe and happy Halloween.

Please remember that the virus is still relatively new for everyone, and there is...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Main Avenue Closure on Oct. 19 for Construction Crane Setup

160 Main Ave Project

Contractors will close both lanes on Main Avenue from Hansen Street to about 150 Main Avenue to set up a crane that will assist in the construction of the six-story development at 160 Main Avenue.

The section of Main Avenue will be closed from 6 to 10 p.m....

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

City of Twin Falls to Upgrade 22 Curb Ramps on Addison Ave. and Blue Lakes Blvd.

ADA Ramp

The City of Twin Falls will be updating 22 curb ramps along Addison Avenue West and Blue Lakes Boulevard beginning Wednesday, Sept. 16 through Monday, November 30.

A total of 22 ramps will be reconstructed to bring them into compliance with current ADA sta...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

City of Twin Falls Seeks Proposals for Activities that Promote Children’s Health

Twin Falls CTG

In 2019, Twin Falls was awarded a Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health Community Transformation Grant to initiate projects that improve the health of our children by increasing the physical activity and access to healthy, affordable foods.

In order to...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Magic Valley Regional Airport Returns to Three Flights Daily

Magic Valley Regional Airport, Terminal

The Magic Valley Regional Airport will again offer three flights daily to the Salt Lake City International Airport, and two flights daily on Saturdays, beginning August 1.

Delta Airlines, which provides air service for the Magic Valley Regional Airport, re...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Intersection of Filer Ave. and Carriage Lane to Change to Four-way Stop on Aug. 12

Filer and Carriage Intersection

Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 12 the intersection of Filer Avenue and Carriage Lane will be changing to a four-way stop. Signs and turn bays were installed at the intersection when crews completed street resurfacing in July.

The four-way stop was installed due...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Police Make Several Arrest Related to Shooting Incident From 10/1/2020

MartinLaubMetcalfBookingPhoto

On Thursday October 1, 2020, Twin Falls Police Officers were dispatched to a call of shots fired in the 1000 block of Lincoln Street, where they located an adult male with a bullet wound to his hand and leg.  

 

Through the investigation, ...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Shooting 200 Block Heyburn Ave W

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UPDATE:

The Twin Falls Police Department (TFPD) responded to a shooting on Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 1:36 PM, in the 200 block of Heyburn Avenue West.  Officers secured the scene and a male victim was life flighted to Salt Lake City while police ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

UPDATE: Twin Falls PD Responds to Shooting

UPDATE:  On Monday, August 31, 2020, at approximately 4:00 a.m., Miguel Antonio Alarcon, age 23, from Jerome, ID, was taken into custody without incident at a local motel.  An arrest warrant for 1st Degree Murder had been issued...

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Posted on: August 30, 2020

TFPD Responds to Shooting

Twin Falls Police units responded to a report of a shooting in the 300 block of Washington St N at 11:35 P.M. on Saturday August 29, 2020.  Officers located a deceased adult male in alley with what appeared to be a gunshot wound.

The Twin Falls Po...

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