TWIN FALLS — Times-News photographers have won multiple awards in the 2017 AP Northwest photo contest.

Chief photographer Drew Nash placed in several non-metro categories including picture story, sports and feature photography.

Times-News staff swept the picture story category with Nash taking first and second places with his work on what it takes to put on a theater production and his work on Idaho’s foster care system. Photographer Pat Sutphin rounded out the category with a third-place finish with his essay on aquaculture.

Nash also took second in sports with a Boise State University football touchdown photo as well as second place in feature photography with a picture of a cowboy before he competes at a rodeo.