Kimberly

Sunday Crash Claims Kimberly Woman
One person was killed and two others were injured after a head-on collision on Kimberly Road early yesterday afternoon blocking the highway for about three hours.  71 year old Paula Greene of Filer, was traveling westbound when her vehicle drifted out of the lane of travel and crashed head-on w…
Good Neighbor Days This Weekend
(KLIX)-Twin Falls neighbor to the east is having its annual celebration starting this afternoon. Kimberly Good Neighbor Days kicks off with a horseshoe tournament and community dinner at 5pm. The celebrations will continue on Saturday with plenty for everyone to do with a breakfast at 6am at the cit…
Fire Crews Mopping Up Fires South of Kimberly
(KLIX)-Fire crews are cleaning up a fire just south of Kimberly near the Rock Creek Community. Bureau of Land management fire spokes person Kyli Gough says their crews were called in by Rock Creek Rural fire to assist around noon. Several engines along with air tankers helped put out the blaze that …
Car Crash Near Kimberly Claims Life
(KLIX) On Saturday, June 2, at approximately 8:00 a.m., Idaho State Police investigated a fatal injury crash at 3600 E, 3900 N, north of Kimberly,  Devin L. Stimpson, 32, of Hansen, ID, was traveling south on 3600 E, in a 1999 Dodge Caravan...
Man Charged for Machete Attack
KIMBERLY, Idaho (AP) – Magic Valley officials are investigating an apparent machete attack on a 52-year-old man. Court records say 38-year-old Martin Hernandez-Vargas of Visalia, Calif., was charged Tuesday with aggravated battery for the weekend attack south of Kimberly...
Luke Schroeder Chosen Kimberly Superintendent
He graduated from Kimberly High School back in 1989 and now he is the new superintendent of that district.  This week the Kimberly School Board selected Kimberly High School Principal Luke Schroeder as the new Kimberly School District Superintendent.
Chobani Hosts Informational Meeting
An informational meeting held in Twin Falls yesterday for the Chobani yogurt factory currently under construction  got about twice as many  attendees than officials were expecting.  Officials fielded some questions about the new plant from those attending but still remained tight lipped about some o…
Supplemental Levies Pass In Magic Valley
Tuesday was a good day for school supplemental levies in the Magic Valley.  Hansen School District voters passed a $190,000 levy for one year.  Kimberly voters approved a $300,000 levy with 69% voting in favor.  Murtaugh voters passed a 3-yar $150,000 per year levy by 83%...
Six School Districts Asking For Money Tuesday
Voters in six school districts in the Magic Valley will be going to the polls to decide on supplemental levies.  The Cassia County School District is asking for just over $681,000 per year for two years.
The money goes into the school district’s general fund.  Hansen School District is asking for a r…
Two Magic Valley Schools Receive Grants
Eight Idaho schools have won $100,000 grants from the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Foundation in an effort to increase the number of kids who attend college or other post-secondary training. The schools were chosen out of 55 after competing in several categories, including increasing the number of&nbs…
Magic Valley Accidents Close Roads
US Highway 30 between Buhl and Hagerman was blocked for about two hours yesterday afternoon.  A semi-truck crashed into the back of another vehicle that was waiting behind a third vehicle to make a left-hand turn.
Two Men In Jail After Police Chase
Two Magic Valley men are in jail this morning after trying to get away from Twin Falls County sheriff’s deputies.  The deputies were assisting some state probation and parole officers when one of the suspects allegedly drove a vehicle over several yards and through two fences in…
Firefighters In Kimberly Deliver Baby
A baby was delivered safely early Sunday morning in the parking lot of a fire station in Kimberly. The father and mother were racing to a Twin Falls hospital, but their child was coming quickly. Dispatchers told the parents to pull over at the Rock Creek Rural Fire Protection District in Kimber…