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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Nighttime Lane Closures on Kimberly Road for Pavement Testing

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Contractors with Idaho Transportation Department and American Geotechnical will be taking pavement samples from Kimberly Road between Blue Lakes Boulevard and Eastland Drive beginning Thursday, Sept. 24 through Friday, Oct. 2.

While crews are pulling pavem...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Temporary Traffic Control Changes at Second Ave. West and Fairfield St.

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The City of Twin Falls and Idaho Transportation Department are conducting a study to improve safety and efficiency at the intersection at Second Avenue West and Fairfield Street.

Over the past ten years the City and ITD have monitored a decline in vehicle ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

City of Twin Falls to Upgrade 22 Curb Ramps on Addison Ave. and Blue Lakes Blvd.

ADA Ramp

The City of Twin Falls will be updating 22 curb ramps along Addison Avenue West and Blue Lakes Boulevard beginning Wednesday, Sept. 16 through Monday, November 30.

A total of 22 ramps will be reconstructed to bring them into compliance with current ADA sta...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Twin Falls Fire Department Responds to Monday Morning Structure Fire

House Fire

The Twin Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at the 1100 block of North College Road West at about 6:40 a.m. Monday, Sept. 14.

When firefighters arrived they found smoke and flames coming from the back of a duplex residence...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

City of Twin Falls Seeks Proposals for Activities that Promote Children’s Health

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Attention nonprofits and organizations that strive to make Twin Falls a healthier community for its children – the City of Twin Falls wants your help.

The city is looking to launch and support activities that encourage healthy lifestyles for chil...

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Posted on: September 5, 2020

Road Construction on Filer Avenue East, Lane Closures Expected

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Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8, contractors will begin milling and repaving Filer Avenue East between Eastland Drive North to about Whispering Pine Drive. After paving is complete, the contractor will also raise sewer manholes and water valves to be level wit...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Mark Thomson Selected as Street Superintendent for the City of Twin Falls

Mark Thomson

The City of Twin Falls is pleased to announce that Mark Thomson has been selected to serve as the Superintendent of Streets. Thomson will oversee the Street Department’s staff and operations, which includes the maintenance of more than 640 lane-...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

UPDATE: Twin Falls PD Responds to Shooting

UPDATE:  On Monday, August 31, 2020, at approximately 4:00 a.m., Miguel Antonio Alarcon, age 23, from Jerome, ID, was taken into custody without incident at a local motel.  An arrest warrant for 1st Degree Murder had been issued...

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Posted on: August 30, 2020

TFPD Responds to Shooting

Twin Falls Police units responded to a report of a shooting in the 300 block of Washington St N at 11:35 P.M. on Saturday August 29, 2020.  Officers located a deceased adult male in alley with what appeared to be a gunshot wound.

The Twin Falls Po...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Intersection of Filer Ave. and Carriage Lane to Change to Four-way Stop on Aug. 12

Filer and Carriage Intersection

Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 12 the intersection of Filer Avenue and Carriage Lane will be changing to a four-way stop. Signs and turn bays were installed at the intersection when crews completed street resurfacing in July.

The four-way stop was installed due...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Twin Falls Residents Encouraged to Speak-up and Be Counted By Completing U.S. Census

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The 2020 Census is in full-swing and we want to be sure that everyone in the City of Twin Falls gets counted.

Why is responding to the census important? Your responses to this once-a-decade population count of everyone living in the United States as of Apr...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Twin Falls Fire Department Responds to Wednesday Night Structure Fire

Twin Falls Structure Fire

The Twin Falls Fire Department was dispatched to a report of a structure fire at the 400 block of Diamond Avenue at about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 15.

While responding to the structure fire, a Twin Falls Police Officer was at the location who reported fl...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Magic Valley Regional Airport Returns to Three Flights Daily

Magic Valley Regional Airport, Terminal

The Magic Valley Regional Airport will again offer three flights daily to the Salt Lake City International Airport, and two flights daily on Saturdays, beginning August 1.

Delta Airlines, which provides air service for the Magic Valley Regional Airport, re...

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