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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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



WRHS to stream graduation online | Hailey  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

For the second straight year, Wood River High School will stream its graduation ceremony, both live on YouTube and into an overflow room next door.



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 ...



Big rally comes up just short for WRHS boys 51-48  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

All season, the scrappy Wood River High School boys' varsity basketball team has been building early leads and trying to find a way to close out its games.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Caritas Chorale hosts concerts this weekend | Hailey  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Caritas Chorale will present two free Holiday Concerts this weekend titled “Remembering Decembers,” featuring popular traditional tunes curated to invoke ...



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.



Go on a comical 'First Date' in Hailey  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Anyone who has ever been on a blind date knows it is a situation full of potential or fraught with disaster. It is a leap of faith that can result in happily-ever-after or ...



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 ...



WRHS valedictorian gets nationwide honor | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School valedictorian Mason Johnson was named a 2018 National Merit Scholar last week, earning him $2500 toward college—and an honor ...



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 ...



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.



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.



WRHS boys, girls celebrate “Senior Night” wins | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Senior Nights” were winning nights for Wood River High School boys' and girls' basketball teams over the past week at the high school gym.



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 ...



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

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



Quigley Farm clears final hurdle | Hailey  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



'Clue' to bring classic board game to life | Arts  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Was it Col. Mustard in the library with the wrench? Was it Mrs. White in the ballroom with the rope? The answer is about to be revealed when Wood River High ...



Change is on the menu in BCSD lunchrooms  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

A committee of teachers, administrators, school staff and county residents voted to recommend that the Blaine County School District move on from its current ...



WRHS boys celebrate state championship year | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Awesome,” was a word that ninth-year Wood River High School soccer coach Luis Monjaras used several times during last Wednesday's awards banquet in ...



Late goal gives WRHS girls 1-1 tie | Mountain Sports  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Freshman forward Zoe Bacca picked a great time to score her first goal for the Wood River High School girls' soccer team Tuesday at South Valley Sports ...



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 ...



Immunity is a long shot for some Blaine County students  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Jennifer Liebrum's daughter Devon left her Salt Lake City hospital in July with her doctor's blessing. After two years of treatment for leukemia, she'd snatched the ...



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 ...



Papoose Club plans Quigley Cup, Kindercup | Mountain Sports  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 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 ...



Larry Lloyd scholarship presented a second year | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hailey's Christian Hovey, who graduated from Wood River High School June 7, is the recipient of the second Larry Lloyd Memorial Scholarship.



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, ...



Pocatello slips past WRHS girls in overtime | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School's girls battled back the whole game, but left it all on the floor in regulation and fell 53-45 in overtime to the visiting Pocatello Indians on.



Mini-Cassia meet in the books for swimmers  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School's swimming team continued to show improvement Saturday during the 23-event Mini-Cassia Invitational meet at Rupert, but a relay ...



Stilling named WRHS activities and athletic director | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School head football coach Kevin Stilling, 41, of Hailey was hired Monday, Aug. 22 as the Hailey high school's new activities and athletic ...



Slotten chosen as new WRHS baseball coach | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School athletic and activities director Kevin Stilling on Friday announced the hiring of Dave Slotten as the new Wolverine head baseball coach.



Schools scramble to battle vaping | Health  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Fritz Peters hasn't seen a cigarette at his school in 10 years.



'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.



With warmer weather, rattlesnakes emerge | Environment  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, ...



Kori Paradis is new WRHS softball coach | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Former Wood River High School softball star Kori Paradis has been chosen as the new head softball coach at the Hailey school. She is only the fifth coach in ...



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.



BCSD mulls changes to calendar | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Blaine County School District is eyeing changes to next year's calendar, and it's asking parents for help.



Homecoming Week begins Monday, court is named | 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, starting Monday.



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 ...



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.



Jug Mountain trails a test for mountain bikers  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School mountain bikers stayed on track for the NICA Idaho Interscholastic Cycling League (IICL) championship Saturday in the fourth event of ...



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 ...



Midweek competition a success for WRHS swim | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School's swim team had a great showing when it participated with four other schools Wednesday evening in the first-ever midweek meet at the ...



Sports summary | Sports Summary  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Gymnasts succeed at Junior Olympic finals in Moscow.



WR Middle School Robotics Team advances to tournament finals  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY – The sixth- and seventh-grade robotics team from Wood River Middle School traveled to Louisville, Ky., in April to compete in the 2018 VEX IQ World ...



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 ...



Democrat Muffy Davis decries partisan pandering | Elections  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 ...



'In the dreaming phase' — Nordic skiing returns to Sun Valley  Twin Falls Times-News

Jenna Vagias scampered up a steep hillside bordering Hailey's Quigley Canyon. From her perch, the Blaine County Recreation District spokeswoman could see ...



Caritas Chorale sponsors Wood River Valley youth concerts Saturday  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — The Caritas Chorale, based in Sun Valley, will sponsor five music events in the Wood River Valley on Saturday — with three concerts in three cities ...



2015 Wood River High School graduates | Features  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Class of 2015 graduation ceremony for 152 Wood River High School seniors and six foreign exchange students receiving Certificates of Attendance is ...



State champion WRHS boys clean up in Great Basin honors  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Ninth-year Wood River High School boys' soccer coach Luis Monjaras has been chosen as “Coach of the Year” by the 4A Great Basin Conference after leading ...



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 ...



Opt out on sex-ed bill | Letters To Editor  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

As a student at Wood River High School, I don't agree with the sex-ed opt-in bill that would require students to have a form from their parents saying they can.



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.



Standhope Challenge brings 91 trail runners to Pioneers | Mountain Sports  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Idaho's highest trail race, where they say life begins at 10000 feet, unfolded Saturday as 91 runners completed the sixth annual Standhope Ultra Challenge ...



Oregon is Taylor Koth's choice | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School senior and two-time All-State football placekicker Taylor Koth of Hailey announced Sat-urday that he plans to join the University of ...



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.



The Argyros readies to open its doors | Arts  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 ...



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 ...



All-State volleyball players are honored | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School junior middle blocker Annie Kaminski led the State 4A All-State first team announced Friday, Dec. 8 by the Idaho Statesman newspaper ...



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 ...



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.



Mountain bikers meet the Galena challenge | Mountain Sports  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Saturday's third event of the 2018 Idaho Interscholastic Cycling League (IICL) mountain bike race season offered a little bit of everything in weather and on the ...



WRHS, Carey girls tip off 2017-18 basketball season | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hailey's Wood River High School will debut its 2017-18 girls' basketball season tonight, Friday in Hailey as prep hoops in south-central Idaho gets into full swing ...



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 ...



Keating, Munoz carry home boys' doubles crown | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

They got off to a slow start in Saturday's boys' doubles championship match of the State 4A tennis tournament played on a sunny and hot day at Boise State ...



WRHS girls capture district swim, state is next  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Wood River High School girls' swimming team remained unbeaten this fall and captured the 4A District 4 championship Saturday, Oct. 28 by 123 points over ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Fire prompts closure of Hailey’s Community Campus  Times-News

HAILEY — A small fire broke out Thursday afternoon at the Community Campus in Hailey.



At WRHS, interests on full display | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Train a dog, groom a dog, build a dog a home. Make a 3D printer, an app, a surfboard, sushi. Become a role model, a real estate agent, an aesthetician, ...



Blackman will not return to BCSD | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Blaine County School District Assistant Superintendent John Blackman said he plans to remain in the Wood River Valley, but has no plans to continue working ...



Jug Mountain races begin WRHS bike quest | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School mountain bikers got off to a great start Aug. 26 at McCall's Jug Mountain as they geared up for the defense of their 2016 Idaho ...



WRHS boys welcome Kimberly, Filer for hoops debut  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Battling year-after-year in one of the toughest 4A and 3A boys' basketball hotbeds of Idaho, the Wood River High School boys' basketball program always faces ...



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 ...



Another overtime hoops battle for WRHS boys | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

The Wood River High School boys' varsity basketball team is getting used to playing overtime games in the competitive Great Basin Conference. Now, if they ...



District 26 candidates debate education, health care, public lands  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — District 26 legislative candidates at a Hailey forum Wednesday evening broadly agreed on three points: the importance of keeping public lands ...



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!”



Jurovich resigns as WRHS principal | Education  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 ...



Footlight to present 'The Message of the Rose'  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

In its 35th year of production, the Footlight Dance Centre will present “The Message of the Rose,” the story of a single bloom under the tree of life striving to.



WRHS girls hold off Blackfoot 3-1 in soccer opener  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Senior midfielder Lupita Patlan scored two goals and senior forward Emily Thayer added a single score leading the Wood River High School girls' varsity soccer ...



Hailey student receives Zions Bank award  Twin Falls Times-News

HAILEY — Wood River High School 12th-grader Sarah Truxal received a $100 scholarship savings account as a regional winner of the spring drawing through ...



Team tennis session winds up in the valley  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River Valley tennis enthusiasts have completed a first session of team tennis competition on indoor courts. It is patterned after the “Laver Cup” that Roger ...



Year in review: The biggest Magic Valley stories of 2018  Times-News

It's been a year: Some good, some bad. Some ups, some downs. Some unforgettable, some we might want to forget. For the last Big Story of the year, ...



Local students are National Merit semifinalists  Twin Falls Times-News

EVANSTON, Ill. — The National Merit Scholarship Corporation has announced the names of five semifinalists from south-central Idaho who will be in the 64th ...



Weather shuts schools across valley | Education  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Snow and frigid temperatures prompted school closures in the past two weeks, which will mean make-up time for some high school students.



Wood River bikers gallop away with Galena race  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Hitting midseason stride at its only home race of the 2017 season, the Wood River High School mountain bike team dominated Saturday's Galena Gallop event ...



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