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There's a foot of snow in the Boise Foothills at the edge of town -- a rare chance to snowshoe out your front door. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
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January 04, 2017 03:10 PM

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Another pizza joint? You bet. And this one stands out of the crowd. 0:54

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Idaho students take action on gun control, plan march 1:46

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Father of student killed in Florida school shooting asks Rubio about assault weapons ban 0:42

Father of student killed in Florida school shooting asks Rubio about assault weapons ban

Sheriff, NRA spokeswoman clash at CNN Town Hall 1:21

Sheriff, NRA spokeswoman clash at CNN Town Hall

About Playing Outdoors

Whether you’re into snow sports or water sports, biking or hiking, or hunting or fishing, Chadd Cripe’s blog is your source for all things fun to do outdoors in the Treasure Valley and beyond.