Andrew Weeks is an award-winning journalist who has spent most of his career in the newspaper and magazine arenas. When he's not filing stories, he enjoys the arts and spending time outdoors.
Vehicle Hits Pole, Causes Power Outage in South Twin Falls
Some 3,200 residents were without power for more than an hour Wednesday night in south Twin Falls after a vehicle struck a power pole.
Albertsons Acquires Meal Kit Company
BOISE, Idaho (KLIX) – Grocery retailer giant Albertsons Companies says it has acquired the meal kit service, Plated.
Police Release Name of Idaho Man Killed in Deputy-involved Shooting
Police have released the name of the man shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies while they attempted to serve a felony arrest warrant on Tuesday in the small community of Coolin.
Fish and Game: Chukar Season Off to Good Start
OWYHEE COUNTY, Idaho (KLIX) – Initial reports from hunters say that chukar hunting in southwest Idaho is off to a good start.
Ketchum Plans Annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival
The annual Trailing of the Sheep Festival, now in its 21st year, is scheduled for early October in Ketchum and Hailey.
ISP Investigates Deputy-involved Shooting in Bonner County
Idaho State Police is investigating a shooting that happened Tuesday morning that involved deputies from the Bonner County Sheriff’s Office.
Scam Targets Idaho Power Customers
According to Idaho Power, scammers have been calling customers, telling them to submit immediate payment or power will be shut off in their home. Don't believe the caller. It's a scam.
Public Invited to Comment at Wednesday BLM meeting
If you want to know how this year’s fire season has shaped up – or wish to comment on issues concerning public lands – you might want to plan on attending the Bureau of Land Management meeting on Wednesday.
Sharp-tail Grouse Season Opens Oct. 1
Upland game hunters should be happy – though they might have to put some extra miles on their vehicle if they want to bag a sharp tail.
Grant Helps 2 Twin Falls Teachers Expand Their Classroom Libraries
Two teachers in the Twin Falls School District have recently been awarded grants to supply more reading material in their classrooms.
Idaho F&G Director Appointed to National Association
Virgil Moore, director of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, will be wearing an additional hat for the next 12 months.
ITD Board Postpones Decision about District Headquarters
The Idaho Transportation board has postponed making a decision whether to move its district headquarters out of Shoshone.
Fish and Game: You Could Earn Cash for Reporting Poaching Activity
Callers to the Citizens Against Poaching hotline can report wildlife law violations anonymously, 24 hours a day, and, according to the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, may possibly earn them a cash reward.
ITD, State Legislators Meet in Shoshone
SHOSHONE, Idaho (KLIX) – The Idaho Department of Transportation board is meeting this morning to discuss the pros and cons of moving the district headquarters.
Start Now to Save Money on Winter’s Heating Bills
As the weather cools down, the heaters in homes turn up, but that means so do the bills. The good news is there are several things you can do to help keep the heat in and Mr. Freeze out.
Hey Bears, How ’bout Some Peanut Butter with That Bread?
They are not pigeons or dolphins or dogs, but they’re begging for food just the same. They’re bears – and among other goodies, they seem to have a taste for bread.
Police Investigate Reports of Child Enticement Near Harrison Elementary
Twin Falls Police say they’ve received two separate reports of child enticement in the area of Harrison Elementary School.
Council Appoints New URA Board Member
The Twin Falls Urban Renewal Agency has a new board member.
Minivan Catches Fire at Twin Falls Apartment Complex
Firefighters made quick work of a fire that started in a vehicle’s engine Tuesday morning at an apartment complex in Twin Falls.
No Injuries Reported After Car Rear-ends Bus
A passenger car rear-ended a school bus this afternoon in Twin Falls, but no students were on the bus when the crash occurred.