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.
January Fish Stocking at Filer Ponds
If you have a hankering to catch some fish this winter, there is one local water that still is being stocked by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game.
College of Idaho Put on Lockdown
The College of Idaho is currently on lockdown after two people wearing dark clothing were spotted brandishing weapons near campus at the J.A. Albertson Activities Center.
Learn to Design Your Own Landscape with Upcoming Series
Our calendars might say it's winter outside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start now to design your home’s landscaping needs. This upcoming six-part series can help.
Avalanche Dangers Continue in Sawtooth, Smoky and Boulder Mountains
A weak snowpack continues to create dangerous avalanche conditions today in the Sawtooth, Smoky and Boulder mountains, according to the Sawtooth Avalanche Center.
42-year-old Idaho Man Sentenced for Rape
An Idaho man was sentenced to prison on Thursday for one count of rape.
FBI Offers Reward for Info on Man Indicted for Wire Fraud
The FBI is offering $10,000 for information on the whereabouts of Rodney Dean Allen, who earlier this week was indicted for wire fraud.
Avalanche Warning Issued for Areas in Sawtooth Mountains
Heavy snow and wind are combining to overload a weak snowpack, according to the Sawtooth Avalanche Center, elevating the risk of avalanches in backcountry locations across the Sawtooth Mountains.
Thousands Pay Respects to Beloved LDS Prophet
Thousands of people visited the Conference Center before noon on Thursday to pay their respects to LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson, who passed away on Jan. 2 at the age of 90.
Hagerman Man Taken to Hospital After Crash Near Pocatello
A Magic Valley man was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a two-vehicle crash caused the semi tractor-trailer he was pulling to overturn near Pocatello.
Island Park Offers Snowmobiling Adventures, but Pay Attention to Avalanche Dangers
UPDATE, Jan. 22: The Fremont County Sheriff's Office and Fremont County Search and Rescue says a snowmobiler has died after being caught in an avalanche near Island Park. The agencies remind recreationists to use extreme caution, pay attention to weather bulletins, and avoid the backcountry unt…
Idaho Power Says There’s an Increase in Scams Targeting Customers
The number of attempted scam calls from people claiming to be from Idaho Power Co. have been on the rise recently, according to the utility company.
BLM Seeks Public Comment on Milner Historic Recreation Area
The Bureau of Land Management wants to hear from you about the proposed improvements and conceptual plans for the Milner Historic Recreation Area.
Funding Available for Idaho ADA Curb and Ramp Projects
Individual grants of up to $60,000 are available to Idaho organizations statewide through a competitive application process for the Americans with Disabilities Act Curb Ramp Program.
Police Arrest Man Suspected in String of Burglaries
Twin Falls police detectives have arrested a man they believe may be connected to several burglaries in the area.
Gooding Library Hosts Murder Mystery and Dinner with Pirate Theme
If you like a good mystery, you might want to sign up for this swashbuckling event on Saturday at the Gooding Public Library.
Gas Prices Might Trend Cheaper in January
National gas prices at the start of 2018 were the highest they’ve been at the start of a new year since 2014, according to AAA.
Spring Steelhead Season Has Reduced Limits
Daily bag and possession limits have changed for this year's spring steelhead season.
CSI Names Interim Volleyball Head Coach
The College of Southern Idaho on Friday named Jim Cartisser, husband of former head volleyball coach Heidi Cartisser, the interim head volleyball coach.
Gov. Otter Signs Executive Order Aimed at Affordable Health Coverage
Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter on Friday signed an executive order aimed at creating more affordable health insurance options.
Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Stole 200-plus Cemetery Vases
A 22-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and booked into the Canyon County Jail after investigations led police to believe that he was behind the theft of more than 200 headstone vases.