Canyon County

Canyon County

Boise River flooding’s made the Greenbelt in Caldwell a mess, too

The Caldwell Campground and RV Park had to evacuate some tenants earlier in the spring, and a couple of the city’s parks have been submerged for months. The Greenbelt has water over it many sections, and the storm water system has backed up near the river. Several roads around the county are wet or washed out, but overall the impacts have been minor.

Canyon County

City of Nampa denies violating U.S. Constitution in firing of library employee

Hampton, in her role as the Nampa Public Library’s circulation supervisor, fired an employee in November 2016 for substandard performance, according to a complaint filed in federal court. Tina Combs, the city’s human resources director, ordered Hampton to rehire the employee in December, according to the complaint. About a month later, the employee resigned, accusing Hampton of creating a “hostile work environment.”

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Truck crashes into Nampa store

Brake failure caused a truck to crash into a Nampa convenience store about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to Nampa police, this is the third time in 45 days that a vehicle has driven into a building in Nampa. No one was hurt Tuesday, but the driver was cited for careless driving.
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Truck crashes into Nampa store 0:16

Truck crashes into Nampa store

Nampa man frees police cruiser stuck in snow with his Subaru WRX 0:14

Nampa man frees police cruiser stuck in snow with his Subaru WRX

Boise Rescue Mission brings Christmas cheer to Canyon County 1:24

Boise Rescue Mission brings Christmas cheer to Canyon County

Tom Dale on inmate tent facility 1:49

Tom Dale on inmate tent facility