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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, ...



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 ...



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.



Anti-Trump art at WRHS irks conservatives | Education | mtexpress.com  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 ...



WRHS baseball sweeps Mountain Home 2-0, 8-7 | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Senior right-handed pitcher Noah Roberts tossed his best game of the spring campaign for the Wood River High School baseball team Tuesday on a sunny, ...



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.



Tanner Riley named new WRHS girls' varsity soccer coach  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School has a new girls' varsity soccer coach, and it's someone familiar with the program and the valley's soccer scene.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, 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 ...



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 ...



WRHS track team gets ready for Bob Shay meet  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School track and field athletes are grateful for a weather forecast of sunny skies and warming temperatures predicted for Friday's Bob Shay ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



Remembering those we lost in 2018 | Features | mtexpress.com  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 ...



UPDATE: Washington state lawmaker accused of underage relationship with ex-student in Hailey  Times-News

OLYMPIA, Wash. — A former Hailey high school student of embattled Washington lawmaker Rep. Matt Manweller says she had a sexual relationship with him in ...



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

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



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 High School 2018 Graduation | Multimedia | mtexpress.com  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 ...



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 ...



Great Basin district golf winds up in Preston  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Reigning State 4A boys' and girls' team golf champions from Twin Falls High School captured Monday's Great Basin Conference team championships at ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Students Take On The Dog Days Of Spring  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

This spring, local students participated in the second year of the Environmental Resource Center's Picking Up for the Planet (PUP) project. Following each winter ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



McGonigal takes 3200-meter victory at Boise Relays | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

It's not often that a Wood River High School track and field athlete goes down to the early-season Boise Relays and comes home with a win.



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.



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.



Late goal gives WRHS girls 1-1 tie | Mountain Sports | mtexpress.com  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



'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.



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.



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Cutthroat tennis players charge into district | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Community School tennis players are heating up with the weather, judging by their challenge of playing five dual meets in three days last week at Sun Valley ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Blaine County HR director files tort claims against district  Twin Falls Times-News

Originally posted on IdahoEdNews.org on May 17, 2019.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



'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 ...



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 ...



Ros makes dean's list at Bates College | Southern Idaho Community News  Twin Falls Times-News

LEWISTON, Maine—Carter Ros of Hailey, was named to the dean's list at Bates College for the winter semester ending in April 2019. This is a distinction earned ...



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 ...



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 ...



Weather shuts schools across valley | Education | mtexpress.com  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.



Fire prompts closure of Hailey's Community Campus | Southern Idaho Education  Times-News

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



WRHS boys handle Burley 2-1, settle GBC seeds | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Juniors Jovany Armenta and Kevin Montes scored goals Wednesday, lifting the Wood River High School boys' varsity soccer team to a 2-1 home victory over ...



Sports summary | Sports Summary  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Sawtooth Pony Club riders in Washington State. Five Sawtooth Pony Club members competed as part of the Intermountain region Aug. 6-10 in Auburn, Wash.



Blackman will not return to BCSD | Education | mtexpress.com  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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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