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2 Wood River High graduates file lawsuit claiming district 'silenced student free speech'  Times-News

HAILEY — Two Blaine County School District alumni filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court against the school district and eight administrators, ...



Wood River student paintings spark a political backlash  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Paintings at Wood River High School — including several that are critical of President Trump — have started a political backlash on social media.



Academic awards for 2018-19 given at WRHS | Wood River Journal  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School students received department awards during the Hailey school's Academic Celebration on Wednesday, May 22.



High school, college star returns as next WRHS volleyball coach  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A generation after she ex-celled as a star volleyball player at Hailey's Wood River High School and then in college, Kristyn Price Rutland is returning to Wood ...



Shane Carden is new WRHS football coach | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School has a new varsity football coach. He is 27-year-old former college football star quarterback Shane Carden.



Hailey student to attend U.S. Air Force Academy  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hunter Diehl of Hailey, who graduated Sunday, June 2 from Sun Valley Community School, is one of four Idaho residents who will be inducted into the U.S. Air ...



At Wood River Middle School, it's Diesel's day  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Before the hugs and the handshakes, before Vice Principal Rob Ditch read the names, and before Principal Fritz Peters sent the eighth-grade class of Wood ...



Harassment allegation shakes BCSD | Blaine County  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Allegations of sexual harassment shook the school board during its monthly meeting on Tuesday when a former student claimed that he and a friend—then a ...



Anti-Trump art at WRHS irks conservatives | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Pro-Obama and anti-Trump images painted on ceiling tiles at Wood River High School sparked outrage among conservatives when a former Republican ...



Students earn Bob Shay awards in athletics, activities  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Outstanding Wood River High students in athletics and activities were singled out Wednesday at the Bob Shay Most Inspirational awards ceremony in the high ...



After 10 seasons, Stilling resigns as WRHS football coach  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School head football coach Kevin Stilling, 44, submitted his resignation from that position today, exactly 10 years to the day since he was first ...



Homecoming Week at Wood River gets greased up  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Grease” is the theme of Wood River High School's Homecoming Week that reaches its high point Friday, Oct. 12 with the Homecoming football game against ...



Former students sue BCSD over free speech claims  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District and eight of its administrators have been sued by a pair of recent graduates alleging that the district unlawfully restricted their ...



Critics blast BCSD leadership at rally | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Top Trustee Rob Clayton apologized for “a poor job of leadership” as parents, teachers and taxpayers ripped the upper levels of the Blaine County School ...



School District braces for enrollment dip | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District is projecting a dip in enrollment next year, as children born during the lean years during and immediately after the economic ...



WRHS volleyball coach Tim Richards ends 16-year tenure  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Tim and Kim Richards originally came to the Wood River Valley with their four daughters in Aug. 2000 with designs to operate the “Come on Inn” cabins in ...



WRHS tennis sweeps to Great Basin team titles  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The 4A Great Basin Conference expanded from six to 10 teams this school year, but the team at the top of the state-qualifying GBC tennis tournament stayed the ...



Effort underway to remove Blaine schools superintendent | Southern Idaho Education  Times-News

HAILEY — Anger with Blaine County School District leadership has prompted a movement to remove the superintendent.



Wood River High School announces National Merit Scholar  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Wood River High School senior Mason Johnson is a 2018 National Merit Scholarship award winner. While more than 15000 students were selected ...



Wood River High students build house  KMVT

Wood River High students learned about building a house. They will hold an open house to invite the community to see the work they've done.



WRHS, Carey volleyball players greet new seasons | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Boasting rosters of experienced players and high hopes, the Wood River High School and Carey High School varsity volleyball teams are swinging full-time into ...



At Wood River High School, a club 'United' across cultures  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

On a recent Friday, the streets around Wood River High School were glazed over with the first real snow—then sleet, then freezing rain—of the new year.



Valley People | Valley People  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Some residents of the Wood River Valley are more “local” than others. Ryan Gelskey, 27, is a seventh-generation resident of Hailey.



Great Basin honors 2019 All-League ballplayers | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Five Wood River High School softball and baseball players have been singled out for All-Great Basin Conference recognition based on their efforts during the ...



Gymnasts take center stage on state floor | Local  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Athletic School (SMAS) hosted the Idaho State Xcel Gymnastics Championships for hundreds of Idaho athletes Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24 at Wood ...



Wood River High School 2018 Graduation | Multimedia  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

On June 7, 207 seniors graduated as part of the Wood River High School Class of 2018. The ceremony took place at the high school, with friends and family ...



WRHS graduates establish scholarship | Blaine County  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Merakite, a digital and creative strategy startup founded by Wood River High School 2016 graduates, announced on Jan. 3 a new $1000 scholarship for young ...



Outstanding WRHS students honored with Shay awards | High School | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School athletic and activities director Kevin Stilling presided in that role at his first Bob Shay Most Inspirational Awards banquet Thursday at the ...



Remembering those we lost in 2018 | Features  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Though its scenery and geography are wonderful, people make the Wood River Valley what it is. In 2018, the local community lost people instrumental in ...



WRHS swimmers start season with a splash | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School's second season of interscholastic swimming opened with a well-attended home meet Saturday, Aug. 25 at Blaine County Aquatic ...



Wood River's Kaminski signs with Boise State, Bacca signs with Westminster  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — A pair of Wood River High School athletes signed their letters of intent to play at four-year colleges.



State track is next for 12 Wood River athletes  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School track and field athletes collected two district championships Friday when the 4A Great Basin Conference meet finished two days of ...



Vote for your 'Woman of the Year' | Special Sections  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A dancer, bringing the art to girls across the county.



Wood River High School art students create ceramic totem pole for Hailey Elementary  KMVT

Hailey Elementary School is now displaying a new piece of fine artwork, in the form of some favorite children's books characters made out of clay.



Celebrating women who teach | Special Sections  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Wood River Valley is home to many women who work each day to shape the future. Their workshop is the classroom, where students are inspired to take ...



Cross country runners make it to state | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Four Wood River High School cross country runners and three from the Sun Valley Community School have qualified for the Idaho High School Activities ...



Homecoming royalty court is ready at Wood River  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The 2015 Homecoming royalty candidates have been announced for the big week of events at Hailey's Wood River High School.



Shay awards in athletics, activities are given at WRHS  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

High-achieving Wood River High School students in athletics and activities were singled out Thursday during the Bob Shay Most Inspirational awards ceremony ...



Christmas Classic in Hailey a highlight for gymnasts  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Hailey-based Spirit 'n Motion Athletic School (SMAS) is preparing to host the second annual “Christmas Classic in Sun Valley” regional gymnastics meet.



Wood River High teams head to VEX Robotics World Championships  KMVT

HAILEY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - Two robotics teams from Wood River High School are in Louiseville, Ky. this week to compete in the VEX Robotics World ...



Track and field athletes earn state meet berths  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Blaine County and Camas County track and field athletes are headed to the Idaho High School Activities Association State 4A and 1A track and field meets ...



Wood River girls make state footrace as a team  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School seniors Gabe Smith-Nilsen and Alex Rogers led the 32-member Hailey team to the finish line during the state-qualifying Great Basin ...



Wood River High 'Nosotros United' club seeks to bring cultures together  KMVT

Students at Wood River High School in Hailey start a multicultural club 'Nosotros United' to bring all cultures together.



Making the grade | Best Of The Valley  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A thunderbolt moment. That one special class. A lifetime of lessons, passed down from mother to daughter. A self-described interest in “adolescent anthropology.



Banner day for WRHS tennis in district sweep  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Many hours of off-season training and spring season improvement paid off with Great Basin Conference girls' and boys' team championships for Wood River ...



Not your grandpa's gym class: High school P.E. incorporates yoga and spinning  Times-News

TWIN FALLS — When she starting teaching physical education 15 years ago, Leah Holloway used to get frustrated when her students complained about having ...



Student's Death Has Wood River High School in Mourning  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY • Wood River High School is offering counseling for students and staff members after an 18-year-old student died this weekend.



Papoose Club plans Quigley Cup, Kindercup | Mountain Sports | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Papoose Club community *service* organization is gearing up for its two major winter events, the Quigley Cup cross-country ski event and the Kindercup ...



A lucrative night of scholarships for WRHS students  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Family, friends and teachers celebrated with Wood River High School students who received scholarships and awards Monday during the 2016 Wood River ...



U.S. News ranks top Idaho high schools  KTVB.com

BOISE, Idaho — As graduation nears for many high school seniors across the nation, U.S. News is celebrating the best of the best high schools in the nation, ...



WRHS girls defend district swim crown, 15 to state  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School's girls' swimming team won another district title Saturday during the 12-team District 4/5 Championship meet hosted by the Magic ...



Wood River High School celebrates homecoming week  KMVT

This week is homecoming at Wood River High School. Wood River's homecoming football game is against Kimberly on Friday night, but there are numerous ...



Blaine County budget woes? School district seeks new supplemental levy to help cover growing expenses  Times-News

HAILEY — Blaine County has a reputation for being home to wealthy Sun Valley and schools with specialty programs many Idaho communities only dream of ...



Defense lifts WRHS to first win, 39-35 over Buhl  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Strong man-to-man defense guided the Wood River High School boys' varsity basketball team to its first win of the 2018-19 prep campaign on Wednesday night, ...



Scholarship winners announced at WRHS | Features  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

In all, 33 different scholarships to over 60 students were presented during Wood River's 2017 Scholarship Ceremony April 24 in the Hailey high school ...



Donors invest in future of Wood River students  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

It was a night of “amazing philanthropy,” Silver Creek High School Mike Glenn said.



Footlight sets stage for 'Sleeping Beauty' | Arts | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

As another school year winds down, the Footlight Dance Centre ramps up for its annual spring performance.



The Argyros readies to open its doors | Arts | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Here's something to be thankful for this week: At last, the Argyros Performing Arts Center is opening its doors to the public, marking the occasion with free ...



BCRD plans new trails east of Hailey  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

After five years of work in Croy Canyon, the Blaine County Recreation District expects to start work cutting a new network of trails in Quigley Canyon this week, ...



BCSD, ex-employee settle out of court, ending legal threats  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District and former Human Resources Director Shannon Maza have settled out of court for $125000, breaking her contract three ...



'Everything I have is here' | Blaine County  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Alfonso Chanco had his ticket in hand: 7 a.m. on June 2, Hailey to Salt Lake, Salt Lake to Atlanta, Atlanta to Lima, Peru.



A future in question: Immigration enforcement in Blaine County  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Emerson Edenilson Flores-Minco had a choice: He could participate in the notoriously violent MS-13 gang or flee El Salvador. Two years ago, the 16-year-old ...



Wood River Cup wraps up on Croy Creek trails  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Here are the final results of this spring's 17th annual Wood River Cup short track mountain bike racing series that was organized by Wood River High School ...



BCSD survey shows troubling trend in soft skills  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Blaine County students lag behind their peers in the social and emotional aspects of their education, according to results of new survey from the School District ...



Fall prep seasons hit full stride after holiday  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

High school soccer and volleyball seasons launched into a stretch of busy post Labor Day action with several games and matches this week.



In the News  College of Idaho News

Who has one of the toughest jobs in all of cyber-security? According to CNBC, it's College of Idaho alum Bret Arsenault '87, the head of cyber-security for tech ...



Quigley Farm clears final hurdle | Hailey | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hailey's annexation of Quigley Farm crossed its long-awaited finish line Monday afternoon, setting up a summer groundbreaking for the 231-acre development ...



Brand new Quigley trail open in Hailey | Outdoors | magicvalley.com  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Susan Giannettino stopped in her tracks as she trotted around the horseshoe-shaped trail in Quigley Canyon.



Grief counseling offered following student suicide | Blaine County  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District is offering grief counseling in the wake of the death of a Community School eighth-grader that has been confirmed as a suicide ...



With warmer weather, rattlesnakes emerge | Environment | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Numerous sightings of rattlesnakes have been reported in the southern Wood River Valley this spring. One dog was recently killed by a rattlesnake bite, ...



John Rade leaves post as Wood River AD  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

John Rade, 55, Wood River High School's athletic and activities director for 10-and-a-half years dating back to January 2006, submitted his letter of resignation ...



Here are the Magic Valley schools Idaho considers 'underperforming' and 'top performing'  Times-News

BOISE — Idaho has released the names of its top performing and underperforming schools.



Democrat Muffy Davis decries partisan pandering | Elections | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Tired of seeing partisan bickering accomplish few things worthwhile in Boise or Washington, D.C., Democrat Muffy Davis decided to enter politics earlier this ...



Jurovich resigns as WRHS principal | Education | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District announced the resignation last week of Wood River High School Principal Peter Jurovich. The announcement came in a news ...



Hailey senior designs a batting cage | Local  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School seniors are presenting their senior projects during a public exhibition today, Wednesday from 9-11:15 a.m. at the Hailey high school.



Fireworks to light up night sky across the valley  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Visitors and residents in the Wood River Valley will once again be treated to spectacular fireworks displays up and down the valley on the evening of Monday, ...



Lecture sheds light on Latino issues | Education | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

At 9 years old, Sam Byrd came to Idaho to work the fields.



Rep. Matt Manweller accused of underage relationship with former student  NW News Network

A former Idaho high school student of embattled Washington legislator and longtime educator Rep. Matt Manweller (R-Cle Elum) says she had a sexual.



Busy stretch for a dominant WRHS tennis team  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

It's a nice problem to have for Wood River High School tennis coach Chelsea Cutler.



Women on bench, bar and in blue | Special Sections  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Until a few decades ago, it was rare to see women working in law enforcement and the justice system. But now, in Blaine County, a criminal defendant could ...



Alec Nordsieck: Wood River's resourceful star | Local  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Alec Nordsieck started liking the No. 3 jersey when he was nine and 6-4 Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade from Marquette won the NBA Finals MVP ...



WRHS soccer posts Homecoming wins over Jerome | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Wood River High School girls' varsity soccer team maintained its mastery over the Jerome Tigers on Wednesday and in the process provided eighth-year ...



Local teen runs peer support group for mental health  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The idea started over shrimp and grits. Amber Leyba-Castle and Christina Cernansky were cooking dinner together when Leyba-Castle thought of a support and ...



Hailey man charged with sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A Hailey man faces up to life in prison after he allegedly sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl in the parking lot of St. Luke's Wood River hospital in November.



Homecoming court a highlight of halftime | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School announced its 2017 Homecoming royalty Friday night in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Hailey's Phil Homer Field during halftime of ...



Wood River Schools lockdown over  KMVT

The lockdown is over for the College of Southern Idaho, the Silver Creek Alternative High School, the Wood River High School and the Community Campus.



Thousands gather at Eagle Island for Bob Firman footrace  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

One of the Northwest's biggest and best fields of high school cross country runners gathered at Eagle Island State Park near Boise Saturday, Sept. 22 for the ...



2017: A big year of target practice for Taylor Koth  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

He broke the 30-year-old school record for the grueling 400-meter dash. He co-captained a state championship soccer team. He was leading scorer on the ...



Prep cross country runners compete at Buhl, Mountain Home  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A small number of high school cross country runners from the Wood River Valley competed in meets at Buhl and Mountain Home last week.



Baseball, softball teams post welcome wins | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School baseball and softball teams, hampered in the early going by weather woes, got their bats in gear and put up welcome victories in the ...



WRHS girls look ahead to Tuesday's GBC opener  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Wood River High School girls' varsity basketball team hopes to bring its best brand of basketball to the Great Basin Conference 4A tournament when the ...



Many Magic Valley schools surpass Idaho's 2018 graduation rate  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Two-thirds of south-central Idaho's high schools surpassed the statewide graduation rate for the class of 2018.



Homecoming Week picks up steam at WRHS | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The 2016 Homecoming royalty candidates have been announced for the big week of events at Hailey's Wood River High School.



The Best and Brightest: Idaho Department of Ed Unveils List of Presidential Scholar Candidates  Boise Weekly

Anticipation is running high among more than 50 of Idaho's best high school seniors. They've been named as candidates for the U.S. Presidential Scholars ...



Shay awards, honors given at activity fete | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School athletic and activities director John Rade said the awards banquet was all about celebrating Hailey students whose commitment to ...



Quigley Farm details scrutinized by Hailey P&Z  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Hailey City Council voted unanimously in July to approve a city-initiated annexation of 230 acres for the proposed Quigley Farm development, in Quigley ...



Remembering Ted Uhrig, Hailey rodeo's lead rider  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Ted Uhrig died last week, saddening a long list of Idaho rodeo people who knew him to be the genuine article—a cowboy through and through, and a devoted ...



Who's in the 2017 sheep parade? | Special Sections  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

This is the main event. The Trailing of the Sheep Festival is a celebration of the Wood River Valley's unique history and heritage. Sheep and sheep ranching are ...



WRHS girls fall just shy of state soccer trophy  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Just as any coach, parent or fan would hope, Wood River High School's girls' soccer team ended up playing its best soccer at the end of the season last ...



Mountain bikers ride Galena's trails for Grinder | Local  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

As race organizer Marc Driver says, it was “a beautiful day to be at Galena Lodge!”



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