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Camping improvements planned for Horsethief; watch time lapse of Boise River project

Idaho Fish and Game will hold an open house Tuesday to discuss potential camping upgrades at Horsethief Reservoir.

Camping

Redfish Lake road, trail projects to transform visitor experience

Visitors to the Redfish Lake recreation complex aren’t finished seeing road construction, and what’s to come will transform the experience. One stretch of road to be built next year at Redfish Lake — higher than the route it’s replacing — will give drivers better views of iconic scenery than they’ve ever had from their cars. A pullout will invite them to stop for photos.

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Camping with the stars: Sweet spots in Idaho and beyond

If you’re looking for a new camping adventure to add to your summer plans, you’ll likely find one here. We asked staff members to write about a favorite camping spot — and they delivered some gems, from eastern Oregon to eastern Idaho. Whether you’re searching for solitude, family fun, a history lesson, scenery or star-gazing, we’ve got you covered.

Videos

Boiseans honor Marilyn Shuler with words and song

Hundreds of friends and family members gathered to remember and honor Marilyn Shuler, longtime human rights leader, at a service at Boise State University. Shuler was director of the Human Rights Commission for 20 years.
Katherine Jones kjones@idahostatesman.com
Boiseans honor Marilyn Shuler with words and song 4:32

Boiseans honor Marilyn Shuler with words and song

California sinkhole swallows two cars with passengers inside 1:09

California sinkhole swallows two cars with passengers inside

All-woman officials crew makes Idaho history at 5A state basketball final 2:32

All-woman officials crew makes Idaho history at 5A state basketball final

Centennial storms the court for its first girls basketball state title since 2006 1:28

Centennial storms the court for its first girls basketball state title since 2006