Stories tagged: Boise
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 11:32 a.m.
House Speaker Paul Ryan made his first official visit to Idaho as sitting speaker.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Several communities throughout south-central Idaho are already seeing crowds, and are anticipating even more.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 2:28 p.m.
Police say a Boise homeowner was wounded when he confronted a suspected burglar who pulled a gun and shot him.
Mon., July 31, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Boise firefighters say they rescued a drunken man who fell into a pipe at a construction site.
UPDATED: Mon., July 17, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Law enforcement officials say they have located the vehicle wanted in connection with the deaths of three women near a rural southwestern Idaho farmhouse.
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Farmers in the U.S. West face a creepy scourge every eight years or so: Swarms of ravenous insects that can decimate crops and cause slippery, bug-slick car crashes as they …
UPDATED: Mon., July 10, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
A lost Boise dog is back home after surviving a harsh winter alone in the Idaho mountains for nine months.
Mon., June 26, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
Boise police are investigating after discovering a man’s body in a canal over the weekend.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Boise businessman Ken Arnold had no idea he would change the world when he told reporters in Pendleton he saw nine strange objects flying along the Cascades.
UPDATED: Sun., June 25, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
A large sequoia tree with a history rooted in conservation was standing in the way of progress, so on Sunday, it was moved.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 1:01 p.m.
Law enforcement officials say they are investigating after a gay pride flag was found burned in front of a Boise home.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 11:20 a.m.
An Idaho woman rented her home to a man she thought had plans to buy it. He instead demolished it.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
State officials have approved an Idaho utility company’s plan to close a coal-fired power plant in Nevada about 10 years sooner than planned and raise monthly bills for customers.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 10:19 a.m.
The Idaho Transportation Department says it’s trying to figure out why motor vehicle offices across the state have been experiencing computer problems for several weeks that have resulted in lengthy …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Authorities say two people died in a vehicle crash in southeastern Washington on Monday.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
A man was sentenced to life in prison with 30 years fixed after being convicted of fatally shooting his girlfriend’s ex-husband in an ambush.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 11:23 a.m.
Attorneys for the Idaho Department of Correction say inmates exaggerated problems with the prison medical care system and waited too long to complain, and as a result, prison officials shouldn’t …
Sun., May 28, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Creatures at Zoo Boise get yearly wellness checks and, like humans, cancer is a particular scourge.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
They’ve sprung up throughout the city, those tri-colored yard signs that read: “No matter where you are from, we’re glad you’re our neighbor,” in English, Spanish and Arabic.
Mon., May 15, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Idaho’s Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson faced roughly 100 protesters while speaking at a health care conference in Boise.
Thu., May 11, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
A swastika has been found drawn on the Anne Frank Human Right Memorial in Idaho, but authorities are not sure if it is new or part of vandalism found earlier …
Wed., May 10, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
Idaho officials say an Anne Frank memorial was defaced with racist and anti-Semitic language.
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
A rural town in south-central Idaho that’s become a hotbed of refugee support and opposition has opted to take a softer stance in affirming its role as a welcoming city …
UPDATED: Fri., May 5, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
A Boise businesswoman says she meant no offense for the remarks she made during a University of Idaho commencement address at the Boise satellite campus that has since sparked criticism …
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Crews who battle wildfires will have to wait at least another year before getting better fire shelters than those that failed to save 19 firefighters trapped by flames in Arizona …
Thu., May 4, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
A small-business owner in southwestern Idaho says he plans to sell oil extracted from marijuana despite operating in a state with strict drug laws.
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 5 p.m.
Five men who say they were sexually abused as kids while in the Boy Scouts of America are suing the organization and the Mormon church because they say both groups …
Thu., April 27, 2017, 8:06 a.m.
Micron Technology says it has hired the co-founder of SanDisk to be the company’s new chief executive officer and president.
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
A fluke discovery of children’s bones protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they have discovered a double homicide or the disturbed grave …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
The highest-paid employee on Idaho’s payroll is eligible for bigger bonuses under a newly amended contract.