Twin Falls, Idaho

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Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States.wikipedia
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Twin Falls County, Idaho

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Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States.
The county seat and largest city is Twin Falls.

Shoshone Falls

The jump site is northeast of central Twin Falls, midway between Shoshone Falls and the Perrine Bridge.
Shoshone Falls is a waterfall on the Snake River in southern Idaho, United States, approximately 3 mi northeast of the city of Twin Falls.

Jerome County, Idaho

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It is the principal city of the Twin Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, which officially includes the entirety of Twin Falls and Jerome counties.
Jerome County is part of the Twin Falls, ID Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Magic Valley

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In the Magic Valley region, Twin Falls is the largest city in a 100 mi radius, and is the regional commercial center for south-central Idaho and northeastern Nevada.
Twin Falls is the region's largest city and metropolitan area.

Jackpot, Nevada

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The resort community of Jackpot, Nevada, 50 mi south at the state line, is unofficially considered part of the greater Twin Falls area.
Jackpot is located 47 mi south of Twin Falls, Idaho, a city of approximately 50,000.

Twin Falls, Idaho metropolitan area

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It is the principal city of the Twin Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, which officially includes the entirety of Twin Falls and Jerome counties.
The Twin Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in the Magic Valley region of Idaho, anchored by the city of Twin Falls.

Idaho

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Twin Falls is the county seat and largest city of Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States.
Southern Idaho, including the Boise metropolitan area, Idaho Falls, Pocatello, and Twin Falls, are in the Mountain Time Zone.

Perrine Bridge

The jump site is northeast of central Twin Falls, midway between Shoshone Falls and the Perrine Bridge.
Located at Twin Falls, Idaho, it carries U.S. Highway 93 over the Snake River Canyon, connecting to Jerome County and Interstate 84.

I. B. Perrine

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To address this issue, in 1900 I. B. Perrine founded the Twin Falls Land and Water Company, largely to build an irrigation canal system for the area.
Perrine is generally credited as the founder of Twin Falls and other towns in the Magic Valley region.

Snake River

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Hunt's expedition met with disaster: much of his expedition was destroyed and one man was killed in rapids on the Snake River known as Caldron Linn near present-day Murtaugh.
Near Twin Falls, the Snake approaches the southernmost point in its entire course, after which it starts to flow west-northwest.

Murtaugh, Idaho

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Hunt's expedition met with disaster: much of his expedition was destroyed and one man was killed in rapids on the Snake River known as Caldron Linn near present-day Murtaugh. These lots eventually became the settlements of Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Filer, Hansen and Murtaugh.
It is part of the Twin Falls, Idaho Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Buhl, Idaho

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These lots eventually became the settlements of Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Filer, Hansen and Murtaugh.
It is part of the Twin Falls Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Kimberly, Idaho

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These lots eventually became the settlements of Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Filer, Hansen and Murtaugh.
It is part of the Twin Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Evel Knievel

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Located on a broad plain at the south rim of the Snake River Canyon, Twin Falls is where daredevil Evel Knievel attempted to jump across the canyon in 1974 on a steam-powered rocket.
After finding a location just east of Twin Falls, Idaho, that was wide enough, deep enough, and on private property, Knievel leased 300 acre for $35,000 to stage his jump.

Hansen, Idaho

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These lots eventually became the settlements of Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Filer, Hansen and Murtaugh.
It is part of the Twin Falls, Idaho Micropolitan Statistical Area.

College of Southern Idaho

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Thanks in large part to a refugee center operated by the College of Southern Idaho, since 1995 significant numbers of people from Bosnia and Herzegovina and the former Soviet Union have settled in Twin Falls.
College of Southern Idaho (CSI) is a public community college in Twin Falls, Idaho.

Filer, Idaho

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These lots eventually became the settlements of Twin Falls, Kimberly, Buhl, Filer, Hansen and Murtaugh.
The city was established in 1906 as the terminus of the Oregon Short Line branch of Twin Falls.

Idaho State University

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The three state universities (Boise State University, Idaho State University, and the University of Idaho) offer classes on the CSI campus.
Founded in 1901 as the Academy of Idaho, ISU offers more than 280 programs at its main campus and at locations in Meridian, Idaho Falls, and Twin Falls.

Skycycle X-2

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Located on a broad plain at the south rim of the Snake River Canyon, Twin Falls is where daredevil Evel Knievel attempted to jump across the canyon in 1974 on a steam-powered rocket.
The Skycycle X-2 was designed by Truax, and ridden by Knievel in his attempt to jump the Snake River approximately 1 mi west of Shoshone Falls near the city of Twin Falls, Idaho, on September 8, 1974.

Twin Falls High School

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Public schools are administered by the Twin Falls School District, including Twin Falls High School, Canyon Ridge High School, the alternative Magic Valley High School, three middle schools and nine elementary schools.
Twin Falls High School is a public secondary school in Twin Falls, Idaho, one of two traditional high schools operated by the Twin Falls School District.

Snake River Canyon (Idaho)

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Located on a broad plain at the south rim of the Snake River Canyon, Twin Falls is where daredevil Evel Knievel attempted to jump across the canyon in 1974 on a steam-powered rocket.
Perrine Bridge crosses the canyon immediately north of the city of Twin Falls.

Canyon Ridge High School

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Public schools are administered by the Twin Falls School District, including Twin Falls High School, Canyon Ridge High School, the alternative Magic Valley High School, three middle schools and nine elementary schools.
Canyon Ridge High School is a public secondary school in Twin Falls, Idaho, operated by the Twin Falls School District #411.

Addison T. Smith

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Addison Avenue honors Addison T. Smith (1862–1956), a ten-term congressman (1913–33) from Twin Falls.
By 1905 Smith established a residence in Idaho at Twin Falls.

Times-News (Idaho)

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The Times-News is a local daily morning newspaper based in Twin Falls.
The Times-News is a US daily newspaper serving the Twin Falls, Idaho, area.

KMVT

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KMVT, virtual and VHF digital channel 11, is a dual CBS/CW+-affiliated television station licensed to Twin Falls, Idaho, United States and serving Southern Idaho's Magic Valley.