The area has seen a surge in recent weeks in positive COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Now six of the eight counties in the South Central Public Health District are now in the critical risk level regarding COVID-19 cases.
The city of Buhl continues to see a noticeable amount of growth with the addition of new businesses coming into the area. Book Haven owner Valencia Paulus appreciates the comradery and partnership among business owners in the area.
Putting you first, KMVT talked with doctor Joshua Kerns, the VP of medical affairs for St. Luke’s Magic Valley, Jerome and Wood River to break down the numbers and explains the numbers are more complex than you might think.
U.S. officials plan to drill a well at a federal nuclear site in eastern Idaho early next year to remove hazardous waste from a Lake Erie-sized aquifer that supplies water to cities and farms in the region.
Twin falls school district students are now operating in a hybrid type of schedule in response to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the area. Putting you first KMVT spoke with some teachers to find out how they are managing the changes happening in their classrooms.
Several school districts in Washington state and Idaho have chosen not to report COVID-19 cases at their schools since opening in August, painting an incomplete picture of how the virus is affecting students.