Martin Fujishin and Teresa Moye first met online as part of the same guild while participating in the 'World of Warcraft' online fantasy game. Things got real when they met in person in 2007, when Teresa moved to Idaho in 2008, and when the Fujishin Family Cellars released its first vintage in 2009. Winemaker Fujishin and General Manager Moye have another alliance: they're engaged to be married.
Judges swirl, sniff and taste Idaho wine at the Idaho Wine Competition on Tuesday. Eight national wine experts tried 169 different wines at the event, which took place at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Downtown Boise and was conducted by the Idaho Wine Commission and Great Northwest Wine.
Co-owner Martha Cunningham explains why the location and terrain of her winery -- located near the Ada/Gem County border in the Eagle Foothills, 3 Horse Ranch is a promising setting to grow grapes and make wine for decades to come.
Mike McClure of Indian Creek winery in Kuna discusses why Snake River vintners in Idaho participate in barrel tasting events the week of Thanksgiving. For more on the subject visit idahostatesman.com/wine
Boise State A'Shanti Coleman (layup), Braydey Hodgins (free throw), Riley Lupfer (3-pointer) and Shay Shaw (half court) tried to hit their four shots in rapid succession. They did it. (Video courtesy of Riley Lupfer/Boise State)
On Wednesday, February 21, Black Sage, a drone-tech company based in Boise, will stage a mock drone attack on the Capitol. They will be demonstrating new technological advancements that allow them to ground enemy drones and protect important infrastructures.
A toy store in North Carolina proved that you don’t need to be in Pyeongchang to join in on the Winter Olympics action when they went curling with a BB-8 droid. Staff at the family-run Dancing Bear Toys recorded this fun re-enactment of the cult sport.
Costco originally hoped to open a store at Chinden Boulevard and Ten Mile Road before the end of this year, but it now looks like late 2019 is the earliest it could be ready. Meridian’s Planning and Zoning Commission has scheduled a public hearing on it Thursday, March 1.