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.
Keep Your Kids Busy, Visit the Herrett Center
A ship, flutes, fish and the replica of a mummy – these are just some of the things you can see at an exhibit at the Herrett Center for Arts and Science.
Firefighters Keep Busy with Martin Canyon Blaze
BELLEVUE, Idaho (KLIX) – Fire crews are keeping busy with blazes at a couple of sites in the region, at least one of them caused by human activity.
Two Crashes Back Up Traffic on I-84
UPDATE: Idaho State Police released an update about the crashes that happened Friday evening on Interstate 84.
Single-vehicle Crash Sends Buhl Man to Hospital
BUHL, Idaho (KLIX) – One person was taken to the hospital late Thursday night after a single-vehicle crash near Buhl.
Leftover Turkey Controlled Hunt Permits Available
JEROME, Idaho (KLIX) – Idaho turkey hunters have one last shot at 124 leftover fall turkey controlled hunt permits that became available on a first-come, first served basis.
ISP Investigates Crash in Gooding County, Motorists Asked to Use Alternate Route
UPDATE: Two people were taken to the hospital after being involved in a two-semi crash that happened a little before 3 p.m. on Thursday.
Final Design for Highway 93 Presented at Open House
JEROME, Idaho (KLIX) – Proposed changes are being made to U.S. Highway 93 near the 200 South Road intersection – and you’re invited to comment at an upcoming open house.
Filer Police Chief Fired Amid Budget Cuts
FILER, Idaho (KLIX) – During a City Council meeting on Tuesday, Filer Police Chief Timothy Reeves was fire, effective immediately.
Fire Breaks Out Near Blue Lakes Country Club
JEROME, Idaho (KLIX) – Fire crews are still at the scene of a fire that started about 2:30 p.m. today near the Blue Lakes Country Club.
You Don’t Have to Bunk with the Bugs at These Outdoor Venues
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – If you’re itching to enjoy some time outdoors but don’t want to sleep under the stars, consider visiting a venue that rents cabins.
Salvage Order Issued for Parts of Big Lost River
ARCO, Idaho (KLIX) – Due to high water this spring, the Idaho Department of Fish and Game has issued a salvage order for the lower Big Lost River below the Moore Diversion.
Fish and Game Seeks Public Input on Sage-grouse Hunting Proposals
JEROME, Idaho (KLIX) – If you’re a hunter, you might be interested in commenting on this proposal about sage grouse from the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The deadline to comment is Aug. 10.
BLM Seeks Public Comment About Travel Plan, Schedules Open House
HAILEY, Idaho (KLIX) – The Bureau of Land Management would like your input on a recently launched travel management plan in the Wood River Valley.
Magic Valley Schools Among Those to Receive Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Grants
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – More than 100 elementary schools across Idaho, including many in the Magic Valley, will receive Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program grants.
Dog Lost in Idaho Wilderness for Nine Months Reunited with Family
Maybe her name should be Lucky. A 14-month-old Chesapeake Bay retriever named Mo has been reunited with her family after spending nine months in Idaho’s rugged wilderness.
Crews Continue Repaving Efforts on Parts of I-84
HAZELTON, Idaho (KLIX) – Roadway continues to be reduced to two lanes for repaving efforts in at least a couple of areas on Interstate 84 between Hazelton and Burley, according to the Idaho Transportation Department.
IDHW Investigates Allegations of Abuse at Southwest Idaho Treatment Center
NAMPA, Idaho – The Southwest Idaho Treatment Center is being investigated for allegations of physical and psychological abuse by staff members involving seven adult residents.
Several Road Reconstruction Projects Begin Thursday
TWIN FALLS, Idaho – The city of Twin Falls on Thursday will begin several reconstruction projects on roads that were damaged this past winter.
Tips to Keep Your House Cool in Summer
You know it is summer when your home’s air conditioning unit or fans are on most of the day. But that only means increased electricity bills.
New Highway Signs Honor Vietnam Vets
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX) – Idaho servicemen and women from the Vietnam era are being remembered along Interstate 84.