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They like their mobile-home park. They worry a truck terminal next door could ruin it

For R+L Carriers, the planned truck terminal south of the Boise Airport is a business opportunity. For residents of the Blue Valley mobile home park next door the proposed trucking …


One more year, and you can surf, kayak or paddle in Boise’s expanded whitewater park

Surfers, kayakers, paddle-boarders and other wave junkies should be splashing away in the second phase of Boise’s Whitewater Park next summer — as long as construction stays on schedule.


Mass stabbing suspect summoned Boise police to jail before his attorneys intervened

The man accused of murdering a 3-year-old child and wounding eight others in a stabbing attack at a Boise apartment complex asked police to come to the Ada County Jail …


Fire grows to 2,000 acres north of Horseshoe Bend as large fire team is called in

The fire near mile marker 73 on Highway 55 has covered 2,000 acres and continues to grow as a larger team arrives in Boise and prepares to fight it.


A Boise-area gym raised money for mass stabbing victims. Someone stole it.

A Boise-area gym on Saturday held a fundraiser to benefit the victims of the June 30 stabbing that killed one girl and injured 8 others. But as the event drew …


Popular pond closes in Boise due to blue-green algae

A popular recreation pond in Boise has closed due to toxin-producing blue-green algae.


Exorcist’s prayer team blesses house formerly occupied by Boise priest accused of crimes

The house where a retired Boise priest lived for 15 years — until he was accused in February of sharing child pornography online and of drug possession — has been …


Judge denied, then granted psychologists access to man accused of stabbing 9, killing 1 in Boise

A Fourth District Court magistrate judge initially denied a motion to allow doctors into the Ada County Jail to see a man accused of stabbing nine people, including one child …


UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Zuckerberg. Bezos. Cook. Media, tech titans gather in Idaho to network and make deals

Some of the most powerful names in American business are gathering this week in Idaho for the annual Allen & Co. conference at Sun Valley Resort.



Boise students encourage more talk about clean energy

Boise School District students are scheduled to host a press conference at 11 a.m. today to deliver more than 1,000 postcards in support of the city of Boise’s clean energy …


A week after stabbings, his city gives Boise’s police chief hope ‘to create good out of horror’

The emotional calluses of a 25-year career in law enforcement appeared to have been ripped away when Boise Police Chief Bill Bones stepped in front of the cameras at City …


UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 12:17 p.m.

Ada prosecutor not ready to say if she’ll pursue death penalty in mass-stabbing case

Ada County Prosecutor Jan Bennetts is not yet ready to say if her attorneys will pursue the death penalty in the case of a 30-year-old Los Angeles man accused of …


Family friend says slain birthday girl was ‘mother’s shadow’

Little Ruya Kadir had sparkling eyes, a few basic belongings and not much else when she arrived in Boise more than two years ago. But at just six months old, …


A speeding ambulance. Asking how a toddler died. 2 boys recall Boise’s mass stabbing

Shortly before 9 p.m., an attacker ran through a child’s birthday party at the Boise apartment complex just off State Street, stabbing six children and three adults. Part of the …


UPDATED: Mon., July 2, 2018, 10:27 p.m.

Hundreds mourn at vigil for victims of Boise birthday party attack

A 3-year-old Idaho girl who was stabbed at her own birthday party died Monday, two days after a man invaded the celebration and stabbed nine people, authorities said.


Shocked Boise refugees, sympathizers come together fast after mass stabbing

Refugees and other Boiseans shocked by Saturday’s knife


UPDATED: Sun., July 1, 2018, 9:43 p.m.

Boise stabbing suspect attacked during child’s birthday party

A brutal attack at a Boise apartment complex on Saturday started with the interruption of a 3-year-old girl’s birthday party and ended in the stabbing of nine people, six of …


UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 10:21 p.m.

Police: Nine injured in Boise stabbing; suspect in custody

At least nine people were injured in a stabbing near Boise, and one suspect was in custody,


Boise approves draft budget with $69M in library funding

Boise City Council approved a draft of the fiscal year 2019 budget, which includes tax and rate increases and $69 million for a new downtown library project.


Boise proposes tax increase, new police hires in next year’s budget

With a booming population and increasing demand for services, the city of Boise has focused its proposed fiscal year 2019 budget on keeping pace with city needs and large projects.


UPDATED: Sun., June 24, 2018, 9:17 p.m.

Boise welcomes 20 new citizens on World Refugee Day

Baraka, 19, and his family came to America as refugees from Kenya five years ago, but he didn’t officially bear the title of U.S. citizen until he recited the naturalization …


UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018, 7:25 p.m.

Idaho officials opt to replace bridge damaged by fiery crash

Idaho officials have decided to replace rather than repair a bridge over Interstate 84 near Boise damaged during a fiery, seven-vehicle crash below the bridge that killed four people.


300 Micron engineers work in a ‘trailer park.’ Here’s what Micron is doing about that.

Micron is spending $32 million to put up a three-story office building on the campus’s south end to house those 300 workers and 900 more.


UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 11:05 a.m.

Idaho coroner: 4 people died in 7-vehicle crash

Authorities say four people are dead after seven vehicles collided in a chain reaction crash near Boise on Saturday.


29th Boise Pridefest: ‘You matter. You are loved.’

Though there was no rain, downtown Boise radiated hues from a rainbow Friday and Saturday as the 29th Boise Pride Festival took place.


Death of Texas tycoon James Cotter, originally from Boise, leads to estate issues

Real estate tycoon and cowboy extraordinaire James F. Cotter died as he lived, sowing confusion among the people he loved.


Boise officials to seek restitution if fireworks spark blaze

The Boise Fire Department says it will seek restitution from the vendors and the users if illegal aerial fireworks spark a blaze in the city.


Boise football team won a championship, then helped rescue two people on the drive home

The Black Knights, a team of 12, 13 and 14-year-old youth football players, were driving on U.S. Route 95 south of Jordan Valley in Oregon. A car rolled over in …


Boise boy arrested after high-speed chase in Eastern Oregon

Oregon State Police say troopers arrested a machete-wielding teenager after a car chase in which speeds hit triple digits before a fiery crash.