Stories tagged: Boise
Sun., July 14, 2019
( BOISE, Idaho – The heat of the summer sun has finally started to dry things out in the Boise Foothills, but flora fans still can find colorful blooms just …
Mon., July 1, 2019
In recent weeks, crowds of climbers attempting to conquer Mount Everest have made international headlines as several people died in “traffic jams” atop the tallest peak in the world.
UPDATED: Sun., June 9, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
This Boise forest guide uses nature to heal – and research shows it’s not ‘woo-woo.’
Fri., May 17, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
An administrative law judge has rejected a plan for public land grazing allotments in south-central Idaho that would have destroyed re-emerging sagebrush in favor of non-native plants to increase forage …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
An effort to develop a better fire shelter following the deaths of 19 wildland firefighters in Arizona six years ago has failed.
Fri., May 10, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Officials say an eight-year plan for a major upgrade to the nation’s weather radar stations to help predict dangerous storms and improve air traffic safety is on track at the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
The Idaho Legislature has wrapped up business amid acrimony between the House and Senate. The two chambers adjourned for the year Thursday, but not before the Senate killed legislation that …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
A federal appeals court won’t rehear a case related to a ordinance that bans residents from sleeping outside, a policy that has sparked protest in Spokane.
Sat., March 30, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
A body found in the Boise foothills has been identified as that of a 27-year-old man who went missing while hiking in early February.
Sun., March 3, 2019, 3:23 p.m.
The mayor of Middleton, Idaho, is reportedly in jail under arrest on a charge of domestic battery. No bail was set and he will remain in custody until he is …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
The American Bar Association has granted full approval to a Boise-based law school that struggled with accreditation. Concordia University-Portland announced in 2007 it would open a law school in downtown …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin said Friday that a photo she posted on Facebook of herself with members of an anti-government group is her way of showing support for another …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
Police say they arrested a man after he forced entry into a woman’s home and threatened her with a gun in western Idaho.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
The Legislature’s joint budget committee adopted a $4.01 billion revenue target for fiscal 2020 on Tuesday, taking its first steps toward setting next year’s agency budgets.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
Supporters of the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport are conducting a survey to gauge demand for charter service between Lewiston and Boise.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
Several hundred people rallied in front of the Idaho Capitol for the state’s Womxn’s March. The Idaho Statesman reports the event Saturday was aligned with a national event, the Women’s …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019
In the past four years, a Boise couple estimate they’ve fostered about 150 cats – 90 percent of which were kittens – and 40 dogs for four different local rescue …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
An Idaho judge says the suspect in a mass stabbing attack that injured 12 and killed a 3-year-old girl is unfit to stand trial.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 1:47 p.m.
A Boise man was arrested on a charge of first-degree murder Wednesday night in connection with a homicide in Washington from 1992.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
This year, partygoers will see the GlowTato ascend at 6 p.m. and drop at midnight from the Inland Crane, all while fireworks light up the sky.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 5:48 p.m.
A woman whose 3-year-old daughter was killed in a mass stabbing in Boise has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the apartment complex owners and managers, the man charged in …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 3:11 p.m.
Some CenturyLink customers across the country were without the internet as outages stretched from New York to California.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 12:41 p.m.
Boise priest who lived in ‘world of Satanism and pornography’ sentenced to 25 years in prison without parole
The Rev. W. Thomas Faucher, a longtime priest in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise who pleaded guilty to five felony crimes, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Several Boiseans interacted with Timmy Earl Kinner Jr. in the weeks before he was accused of going on a murderous rampage at a 3-year-old’s birthday party. As …
Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 1:28 p.m.
Authorities say a 3-year-old girl has died after she was hit by a pickup truck in Boise. The Ada County Sheriff’s office says the truck had just pulled out of …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
NEW YORK – A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear – but there were …
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 12:54 p.m.
Police in Garden City and Boise are responding to bomb threats at three local businesses.
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 7:34 p.m.
A 31-year-old woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison following a car fire that killed one of her children and injured another.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
The trial for an Idaho man accused of stabbing nine people, including a 3-year-old girl celebrating her birthday who later died, has been pushed back by a year after defense …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
A Boise builder posed as a “God-fearing Christian” and swindled dozens of his Ponzi scheme’s victims out of at least $4.9 million, the Idaho Finance Department claims in a lawsuit …