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.
Eastbound Jerome Rest Area to Close Wednesday
The Idaho Transportation Department said the eastbound rest area along Interstate 84 will be shut down, opting for another plan to service travelers' needs.
North Idaho Woman Dies from Flu-related Illness
Public health officials say a 50-year-old north Idaho woman died recently due to influenza, the first reported flu-related death in the state this season.
Heyburn, Twin Falls to Participate in Apprenticeship Week
Two Magic Valley cities will participate in Apprenticeship Week, Nov. 12-18, which will highlight the benefits of apprenticeships in many industries.
Authorities Find Body of Missing Oakley Man
Authorities say they found the body of an Oakley man who went missing in October.
Police Recommend Soft Lockdown at Harrison Elementary
The Twin Falls School District put one of its schools on a soft lockdown Thursday afternoon at the recommendation of local police.
Rainbow Trout Stocked at Filer Ponds
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game releases 345 catchable rainbow trout at the Filer Ponds.
Suspended Middleton Teachers Invited Back to Class
Teachers at a Middleton elementary school who were put on administrative leave for wearing controversial Halloween have been invited back to class.
Fish and Game Director to Retire
The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking a new director after current director Virgil Moore announced his retirement on Tuesday.
Winter Rates in Effect at Idaho Power Campgrounds
Winter rates at Idaho Power Co. campgrounds, such as at CJ Strike Reservoir, are now in effect. That means lower rates.
Midterm Elections: The Day After
County officials were experiencing “election hangover” on Wednesday. A busy turnout at the polls kept them up until late Tuesday night.
Busy at the Polls
According to one local election official, the current heated political climate is a big motivator in bringing people out to the polls.
One Injured in Two-vehicle Crash Near Pocatello
Idaho State Police responded to a two-vehicle injury crash on Interstate 15 near Pocatello on Tuesday morning.