Stories tagged: Boise
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A movement is taking shape to push beyond recycling, and get past the complexities of programs like Boise’s, by working toward a sweeping goal: eliminating the need to recycle or …
Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 3:04 p.m.
A company that owns one of Idaho’s only independent psychiatric hospitals has declared bankruptcy, putting the future of the facility in question.
Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
The city of Boise on Tuesday asked a federal appeals court to reconsider a ruling on its “anti-camping” ordinance, an issue with ramifications for other Western cities grappling with homeless …
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
A 31-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to two counts of felony injury to a child following a car fire that killed one of her children and injured another.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
On the steps of the Idaho State Capitol Building, issues of Second Amendment rights and gun control played out not at the hands of the nearly 1,000 who came to …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018
Robert Martin no longer lives as a homeless man in Boise, as he once did. But Martin, now a North Idaho resident, visits that city several times a year to …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
The 30-year-old man accused of stabbing nine people in Boise will receive a mental competency evaluation, and access to the defendant by police and other authorities has been restricted until …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
Court rules people can’t be prosecuted for sleeping in streets; Spokane to review its own ordinances
After a federal appeals court ruled that prosecuting people for sleeping on the street when they can’t find shelter is unconstitutional, Spokane’s city officials are reviewing local ordinances that restrict …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Matt Oppenheimer, a Boise native, sees potential for Remitly, a tech startup which facilitates the cross-border money transfers, to help immigrants send money home to their families.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 2:35 p.m.
Federal officials have given a Boise ski area permission to build a snow-making system.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 1:29 p.m.
One of the world’s largest semiconductor companies is making a $3 billion investment in northern Virginia to expand its manufacturing facility and add 1,100 jobs.
Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A Boise man hiking in the Sawtooth Mountains southeast of Grandjean survived last week after he was struck by two boulders.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
The man accused of killing a 3-year-old girl and stabbing eight more people – five of them children, all of them refugees – in June at a Boise apartment complex …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The flag in Idaho wasn’t lowered in honor of McCain until late Monday afternoon. Before then, Otter was waiting for direction from President Donald Trump, his office said.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
With the help of the understanding landlord and local nonprofit CATCH, Inc., Boise resident Joanna Sherman was able to move in and have a place to call her own for …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
A Pearl Harbor survivor who pushed to identify buried unknown remains from the 1941 attack has died. He was 97.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 9:59 a.m.
Meet Gurtej Sandhu. He has lived in Boise for 29 years. And he has racked up 1,299 U.S. patents by the latest count. The seventh-most of anyone. In the world. …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 3:35 p.m.
Health officials say a whooping cough outbreak has now sickened roughly 122 people in southwestern Idaho, and they’re warning those numbers could increase with the start of the school year.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Only a small number of new and existing homes are available on the market, far too few to meet demand. Median sales prices are high, and there doesn’t seem to …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
A 47-year-old Boise veterinarian accused of molesting a young girl for nine years, starting when she was 5, has reached a plea deal with prosecutors, according to court records.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
Rite Aid and the grocer Albertsons called off an agreement to become a single company with the deal facing shaky prospects in a shareholder vote.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 11:24 a.m.
As Boise braces for more booming growth, rural Idaho has prepared for a very different challenge.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
About 100 escaped goats have munched on manicured lawns in Idaho’s capital city before being rounded up and hauled away.
Mon., July 30, 2018, 10 a.m.
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 …
Sun., July 29, 2018, noon
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.
Sun., July 29, 2018, 9 a.m.
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 …
Thu., July 26, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
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.
Mon., July 23, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
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 …
Fri., July 20, 2018, 10:17 a.m.
A popular recreation pond in Boise has closed due to toxin-producing blue-green algae.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
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 …