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Prosecutors drop charges in juvenile inmate sex abuse case

A former Idaho juvenile corrections nurse accused of having sex with inmates has had all charges against her dropped.

Boise man pleads guilty in friend’s stabbing death

A 26-year-old Boise man charged with the stabbing death of his roommate has reached a plea deal with prosecutors.

Police investigate after woman’s body found in Boise canal

Police are investigating after a woman’s body was found in a Boise-area canal.

Idaho county launches food truck-inspired polling stations for early voting

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.

Boise takes in more Syrian refugees than New York and L.A. combined

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 …

Crews working to bolster fire lines on blaze east of Boise

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 …

Boise police officer cleared after firing shot at suspect

BOISE – A Boise police officer has been cleared of any wrongdoing after firing a shot at a suspect that missed.

Fires spark renewed discussion about Idaho fireworks laws

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 …

Ban fireworks sales in Idaho, Boise fire chief says

Boise Fire Chief Dennis Doan is calling for lawmakers to ban the sale of fireworks in Idaho.

Fireworks-caused blaze in Boise foothills destroys house

A wildfire burning through grass and sagebrush in the Boise foothills has destroyed a house and an outbuilding, but no injuries have been reported.

Boise police charge three men in race-based attack

Three men police say targeted two youths in a racially-based attack are facing felony hate crime charges.

Boise’s police, gay community work to heal old wounds

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.

Idaho women sue doctor, claim they got counterfeit implants

Four women have sued an Idaho doctor who they claim gave them counterfeit breast implants and knock-off Botox without their knowledge during procedures.

Man who killed zoo monkey now accused of violating parole

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.

Boise’s refugee resettlement program seen as a success

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 …

Clearwater Paper ordered to pay $235,000 to whistleblower

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 …

Boise County prosecuting attorney charged with felony DUI

Boise County Prosecuting Attorney Jolene Maloney has been charged with a felony count of driving under the influence.

Inmate dies at Idaho prison south of Boise

Officials say a 74-year-old inmate at the Idaho State Correctional Institution south of Boise has died of natural causes.

Idaho woman tried to use stun gun on detectives, police say

An Idaho woman is facing felony charges after police say she tried to shock detectives with a stun gun.

Alaska Airlines announces Boise to Spokane flights

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.

Uber, Lyft get court order blocking release of Spokane County reports

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 …

Appeals court: Boise health system broke antitrust laws

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 …

National Guard helicopter crashes near Boise

The Boise fire chief says a National Guard helicopter has crashed and emergency crews have responded.

2 Boise men indicted on hate crime charges

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 …

Cultural and scenic offerings overflow in Boise

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 …

Boise’s new parking meters stop extra ’free time’

BOISE — The city of Boise is getting about 200 new parking meters designed to prevent people from parking on someone else’s dime.

Sport this Gretzky plays is with a ball

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 …

Big cat attacks, kills dogs in fenced Boise back yards

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 …

Hank, Crazy Reese find humor on the fly

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 …

Utah St. hammers Toledo in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

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 …