Stories tagged: Boise
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 12:44 p.m.
Police are investigating after a woman’s body was found in a Boise-area canal.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 6:51 p.m.
Idaho election workers say it’s no longer enough to encourage people to get out to the polls. Instead, they say, it’s time to bring the polls to the people.
Sun., Sept. 25, 2016, 8 a.m.
Despite resistance by Idaho’s top political leaders, 118 Syrian refugees have moved to the Gem State since last Oct. 1, all of them settling in Boise, according to new data …
Wed., July 20, 2016
Fire bosses in southwest Idaho called in retardant bombers Wednesday morning as well as additional firefighters in an attempt to strengthen containment lines on a blaze burning in grass and …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 10:11 a.m.
BOISE – A Boise police officer has been cleared of any wrongdoing after firing a shot at a suspect that missed.
Mon., July 11, 2016, 11:27 a.m.
NAMPA, Idaho – After fireworks sparked a wildfire in central Idaho that burned about 4 square miles as well as a separate house fire in Nampa public officials are pushing …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 10:44 a.m.
Boise Fire Chief Dennis Doan is calling for lawmakers to ban the sale of fireworks in Idaho.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
A wildfire burning through grass and sagebrush in the Boise foothills has destroyed a house and an outbuilding, but no injuries have been reported.
Mon., June 27, 2016, 8:51 p.m.
Three men police say targeted two youths in a racially-based attack are facing felony hate crime charges.
Sun., June 12, 2016, 8 a.m.
Idaho has a troubled history when it comes to the relationship law enforcement officers have with the LGBTQ community, dating at least back to Boise’s 1955 gay sex scandal.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 11:07 a.m.
Four women have sued an Idaho doctor who they claim gave them counterfeit breast implants and knock-off Botox without their knowledge during procedures.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 7:57 a.m.
An Idaho man convicted for breaking into a Boise zoo in 2012 and brutally beating to death a Patas monkey is accused of violating his parole.
Sat., April 23, 2016, 7:05 a.m.
The success of Boise’s refugee resettlement program has attracted international attention. German professionals, public officials and volunteers kicked off a two-day visit of Boise to learn about how the city …
Fri., April 22, 2016, 1:16 p.m.
A federal judge has ordered Clearwater Paper Corp. to pay a former employee $235,000 after ruling the company fired him for filing a report with a federal agency about unsafe …
Fri., April 8, 2016, 10:59 a.m.
Boise County Prosecuting Attorney Jolene Maloney has been charged with a felony count of driving under the influence.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 1:35 p.m.
Officials say a 74-year-old inmate at the Idaho State Correctional Institution south of Boise has died of natural causes.
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 9:41 a.m.
An Idaho woman is facing felony charges after police say she tried to shock detectives with a stun gun.
Wed., March 18, 2015, 2:35 p.m.
Alaska Airlines will be offering daily flights from Spokane to Boise starting Aug. 24, the company’s president said Wednesday before the Boise Chamber of Commerce.
Tue., March 17, 2015
Ride-sharing juggernauts Lyft and Uber are fighting – and winning – a legal battle to keep ridership numbers and other data about their business in Spokane under wraps. A judge …
Tue., Feb. 10, 2015, noon
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court ruling that determined St. Luke’s Health System’s acquisition of Nampa-based Saltzer Medical Group violated …
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014, 8:14 p.m.
The Boise fire chief says a National Guard helicopter has crashed and emergency crews have responded.
Thu., May 15, 2014
BOISE – Two Boise men have been indicted on federal hate crime charges for allegedly assaulting a black man. The U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday announced that 28-year-old Jonathan …
Sun., Sept. 8, 2013
BOISE – Boise has long been dubbed the “City of Trees,” a nickname that always catches newcomers by surprise given the city’s high-desert climate and summers with little or no …
Tue., July 23, 2013, 7:40 a.m.
BOISE — The city of Boise is getting about 200 new parking meters designed to prevent people from parking on someone else’s dime.
Fri., June 21, 2013
The answer to the first question people always ask Trevor Gretzky is, “Because the closest rink was about an hour away from our house.” But instead of asking Gretzky why …
Wed., May 22, 2013, 4:35 p.m.
Three next-door neighbors in east Boise have had their small dogs attacked by a mountain lion in their fenced back yards in the past two weeks, and two of the …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2013
Hank Patterson is the funniest man in fly fishing. OK, maybe that’s setting the bar a little low, but a low bar is how “Hank Patterson” came to be. Hank …
Sun., Dec. 16, 2012
BOISE – Kerwynn Williams ran for 235 yards and three touchdowns and No. 18 Utah State won a bowl game for the first time in nearly 20 years, beating Toledo …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2012
Horizon Air is re-establishing Spokane as a crew base for pilots and attendants, changing an 11-year practice of having crews spend a night in area hotels before leaving the next …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2012
BOISE – Firefighters on Sunday faced the possibility of a long battle against a wildfire burning in heavy timber 50 miles east of Boise after an intense effort a day …