Drug traffickers moving fentanyl and methamphetamine in the Magic Valley sentenced to federal prison
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Four members involved with a drug trafficking conspiracy in the Magic Valley have been sentenced to federal prison following an undercover investigation from Spring 2023. The sentencing was announced by U.S. Attorney Josh Hurwit on Feb. 26. According to court records, the Idaho State Police...
Savor the Flavor: Top 5 Must-Try Pizzas in Burley
In this article, we explore five exceptional pizzerias in Burley. Have you had the chance to savor any of their delicious offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Pomerelle encourages skiers and snowboarders to spend spring in the mountains
ALBION, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) —As the spring season is nearing, ski resorts want to remind people that the snowfall isn’t over. Pomerelle is one of the many ski resorts that skiers and snowboarders opt to go during the winter season. As spring time comes, people want to do more...
The Minico boys wrestling dynasty three-peat as state champions
POCATELLO, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — A dynasty is a team or individual that dominates their sport or league for an extended length of time. You may think Alabama football, the 90′s Chicago Bulls, or maybe even the 50s New York Yankees. Others think of the Minico wrestling team. Especially...
Burley Feb 23 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, a total of 7 crime cases were reported in the place of Burley. The data shows that the most common crime was 'Arrest' with 4 instances, accounting for over half of the total reported cases. Other crimes reported included a 'Suspicious Situation', 'Trespass', and 'Theft', each with 1 case. It's noteworthy that the majority of these crimes occurred on the evening of February 20, 2024, with the earliest reported case at 4:36 PM and the latest at 10:18 PM. This suggests a potential pattern of increased criminal activity during evening hours in Burley.
🚧 Nighttime Lane Closures Scheduled for I-84 Burley Interchange Starting February 26
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Idaho. Local drivers are advised that construction activities will commence on I-84 at Exit 208 in Burley, beginning Monday, February 26. The construction is part of the rebuilding project for the Burley Interchange. There will be nighttime lane closures in effect; however, all lanes will remain open during the daytime to minimize the impact on traffic flow. Drivers in the Mini-Cassia area should plan their commutes accordingly and are encouraged to learn more about the construction schedule and expected lane closures by visiting the provided link: https://t.co/OTNXVlz90r.
Heyburn welfare check, ends with one person deceased
HEYBURN, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — The Heyburn Police Department responded to a call for a welfare check between Mona and 21st Street, Wednesday evening. According to the Heyburn Chief of Police, they arrived at a home where gunshots were reported. Family members were safely evacuated from the residence. However after...
Three Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Burley: A Gastronomic Adventure
This article presents a tour of three notable Mexican restaurants in Burley. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Today the gas price is close to $3.99 in Malta as of 2024-02-25. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.262, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
A high school athlete’s confession and the chilling crime that shocked a small Idaho town
BURLEY — In November 2023, EastIdahoNews.com shared a story about a 7-year-old girl who was kidnapped and killed in Burley in 1949. Glenda Joyce Brisbois’ story was featured in our weekly Looking Back column, which looks back on what life was like during certain time periods in east Idaho history.
Bishop Kelly ties for first with Minico, Fruitland ends South Fremont's streak
POCATELLO — Bishop Kelly technically won their first ever state title in wrestling. Minico also technically won a third-straight state title. The 4A competition ended in a tie, the first time any wrestling competition has since 1969. The Knights held on to a slim lead late in the evening at the state tournament in Pocatello, but the Spartans still had a few wrestlers to go to overtake Bishop Kelly. Minico...
The Oakley Hornets stamp their ticket to the state tournament
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Another state tournament spot was punched Thursday night as the Oakley Hornets are going dancing. The top-seeded Hornets squared off with the Carey Panthers in the 1AD1 Snake River second-place game from Jerome High School. It was all Carey early on as the Panthers...
ITD reminds motorist that road crews will begin work on Burley Interchange, and Heyburn Interchange will follow shortly
SHOSHONE, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — The Idaho Transportation Department will begin work to upgrade the Burley Interchange, Exit 208, on Interstate 84 on Monday and soon after work will begin on the Heyburn Interchange at Exit 211. Both projects will take a couple of years to complete with the funding...
Local Traffic Alert: I-84 Exit 208 and 211 Upgrades Begin Next Week with Nighttime Closures
Construction to improve the Burley Interchange (Exit 208) on Interstate 84 will start next week. The Heyburn Interchange (Exit 211) will follow soon after. These projects are part of Governor Little’s Leading Idaho program. They aim to replace the interchanges built in the 1960s. The new designs were chosen based on public feedback in 2022 and 2023. They are expected to be safer and handle more traffic.
Burley, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Highland High School basketball team will have a game with Eagle High School on February 24, 2024, 14:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
‘Always been my dream’: Burleys Edwin Anguiano signs to the CSI soccer program
BURLEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Burleys Edwin Anguiano signed his National Letter of Intent on Thursday to play soccer at the College of Southern Idaho. He’ll trade out his green and white with the Burley Bobcats for the black and gold with the Golden Eagles in CSI’s inaugural season.
Minico and Filer claim district championships, Dietrich forces title game;
Spartans claim back-to-back titles for the first time since the 80s while Filer ends an 11-year title drought. Dietrich forces an all-or-nothing championship.
Gigapower and AT&T expand fiber network to Southern Minneapolis-St. Paul
Wholesale broadband transport service provider Gigapower announced on Feb. 22 that it and AT&T are expanding its multi-gig fiber network to Southern Minneapolis-St. Paul—specifically to businesses and residents in the communities of Apple Valley, Bloomington, Burnsville, Eagan, Eden Prairie, Farmington, Lakeville, Rosemount, Savage, and Shakopee. The AT&T fiber will...
Next stop Blue Mountain: Declo senior Alex Gailey signs to play college golf
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Declo senior Alex Gailey signed his National Letter of Intent to play golf for Blue Mountain Community College on Wednesday morning. Gailey, who joins Blue Mountain on a full-ride scholarship, is the first Hornet in seven years to play collegiate golf since Christian Kidd signed with Southern Virginia University in 2017.
Declo, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Wendell High School basketball team will have a game with Declo High School on February 20, 2024, 20:00:00 CST.