Editorials

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Boise police ethics bruise has left a mark

We’ll never know whether the Boise Police Department’s ethics breach would have come to light without a Wall Street Journal story that exposed a trip Deputy Chief Eugene Smith took at the expense of Taser International, the company Boise later hired to put body cameras on its officers.

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Doing right by downtown Meridian

The City of Meridian is the fasting growing and one of the most well-endowed retail sectors in the Treasure Valley. Now it needs to develop a downtown with a hotel and performance venue, and it could use an auditorium taxing district to get it done.

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Playing at Borah Pool splashpad in Boise

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May 17 Boise Bench fire

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Forty-eight Idaho residents become U.S. citizens

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The View From Terra Nativa

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How Many Zookeepers Does It Take To Lift An Aldabra Tortoise?

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Boise Airport trains for disaster with mock airplane crash

Angie Smith photographs Boise's refugees 01:39

Angie Smith photographs Boise's refugees

Boise homeless leave Cooper Court tent city 03:45

Boise homeless leave Cooper Court tent city

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Naghmeh Abedini gives her thoughts after meeting Obama

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Boise's new Esther Simplot Park: Here's your sneak peek

The new park is West Boise will offer expanded opportunities for water sports, biking, swimming, strolling and more. The park is under construction in West Boise with a scheduled opening date of spring, 2017.
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Boise's new Esther Simplot Park: Here's your sneak peek 00:23

Boise's new Esther Simplot Park: Here's your sneak peek

Protesters shout 'Dump Donald Trump' outside Fresno's Selland Arena 00:55

Protesters shout 'Dump Donald Trump' outside Fresno's Selland Arena

School culture key to keeping kids safe 01:21

School culture key to keeping kids safe

Crews install latest Vietnam War Memorial in Boise park 01:33

Crews install latest Vietnam War Memorial in Boise park