Stories tagged: boise
Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
An Idaho bull elk that was r
Sun., Oct. 20, 2019
Crouched down in the forest, knife in hand, Brennon Leman starts to skin the bull elk lying dead on the ground. He draws his blade across the animal’s belly, over …
Wed., Sept. 11, 2019
The park superintendent for two popular Idaho outdoor destinations near Almo issued a temporary ban Wednesday on highlining activity after seeing two different parties engaging in the sport.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
Terri Rowe can’t quite remember what was written on the Wolf Fang Peak register that first sparked her interest in highpointing, but nine years and more than 140 summits later, …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
In an effort to address complaints of overcrowding, the Idaho Fish and Game Commission hopes to cap the number of nonresident hunter tags sold. They are also looking at increasing …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
The video suggests Spokane Transit Authority’s downtown bus plaza is a magnet for criminal activity.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
After more than a week spending 12 hours per day on horseback, one Idahoan finished what’s known as the world’s toughest horse race — and set a record doing it.
Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Boise, just an hour flight away from Spokane via Alaska Airlines, is quite possibly the best place in America to enjoy Basque food and culture. It’s also a great place …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019
Idaho Fish and Game commissioners to vote on proposals for chinook, steelhead angling when they meet Thursday in Nampa
Idaho Fish and Game commissioners are scheduled to vote on a proposal to open a fall chinook fishing season on the Clearwater River during their meeting Thursday at Nampa.
Tue., Aug. 6, 2019
A 26-year-old Florida man has been taken into custody after police say he tried to pawn stolen bicycles in Boise. Boise police say Bradley D. Knirnschild of Kissimmee was arrested …
Sun., July 14, 2019
( BOISE, Idaho – The heat of the summer sun has finally started to dry things out in the Boise Foothills, but flora fans still can find colorful blooms just …
Mon., July 1, 2019
In recent weeks, crowds of climbers attempting to conquer Mount Everest have made international headlines as several people died in “traffic jams” atop the tallest peak in the world.
UPDATED: Sun., June 9, 2019
This Boise forest guide uses nature to heal – and research shows it’s not ‘woo-woo.’
Fri., May 17, 2019
An administrative law judge has rejected a plan for public land grazing allotments in south-central Idaho that would have destroyed re-emerging sagebrush in favor of non-native plants to increase forage …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019
An effort to develop a better fire shelter following the deaths of 19 wildland firefighters in Arizona six years ago has failed.
Fri., May 10, 2019
Officials say an eight-year plan for a major upgrade to the nation’s weather radar stations to help predict dangerous storms and improve air traffic safety is on track at the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019
The Idaho Legislature has wrapped up business amid acrimony between the House and Senate. The two chambers adjourned for the year Thursday, but not before the Senate killed legislation that …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019
A federal appeals court won’t rehear a case related to a ordinance that bans residents from sleeping outside, a policy that has sparked protest in Spokane.
Sat., March 30, 2019
A body found in the Boise foothills has been identified as that of a 27-year-old man who went missing while hiking in early February.
Sun., March 3, 2019
The mayor of Middleton, Idaho, is reportedly in jail under arrest on a charge of domestic battery. No bail was set and he will remain in custody until he is …
Sun., March 3, 2019
The American Bar Association has granted full approval to a Boise-based law school that struggled with accreditation. Concordia University-Portland announced in 2007 it would open a law school in downtown …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019
Idaho Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin said Friday that a photo she posted on Facebook of herself with members of an anti-government group is her way of showing support for another …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Police say they arrested a man after he forced entry into a woman’s home and threatened her with a gun in western Idaho.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019
The Legislature’s joint budget committee adopted a $4.01 billion revenue target for fiscal 2020 on Tuesday, taking its first steps toward setting next year’s agency budgets.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019
Supporters of the Lewiston-Nez Perce County Regional Airport are conducting a survey to gauge demand for charter service between Lewiston and Boise.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
Several hundred people rallied in front of the Idaho Capitol for the state’s Womxn’s March. The Idaho Statesman reports the event Saturday was aligned with a national event, the Women’s …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019
In the past four years, a Boise couple estimate they’ve fostered about 150 cats – 90 percent of which were kittens – and 40 dogs for four different local rescue …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
An Idaho judge says the suspect in a mass stabbing attack that injured 12 and killed a 3-year-old girl is unfit to stand trial.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019
A Boise man was arrested on a charge of first-degree murder Wednesday night in connection with a homicide in Washington from 1992.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018
This year, partygoers will see the GlowTato ascend at 6 p.m. and drop at midnight from the Inland Crane, all while fireworks light up the sky.