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Boise Hawks salvage series at Hillsboro with win

The Boise Hawks defeated the Hillsboro Hops 9-3 on Thursday night in the finale of their three-game series, avoiding a sweep and a fourth straight loss in Northwest League baseball action. The Hawks host the Eugene Emeralds three straight nights at Memorial Stadium beginning at 7:15 p.m. Friday.

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Boise Hawks pitchers will learn to hit, but not here

The Boise Hawks’ pitchers are part of the Colorado Rockies organization in the National League, meaning they’ll have to hit for themselves if they reach the major leagues. But the Rockies don’t trouble their prospects with maintaining a swing in the low minors, opting to have them focus solely on honing their pitches until they reach Double-A.

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Helicopter helps fight the Pioneer Fire

Almost 1,000 people are working on the Pioneer Fire, with 36 engines, 10 helicopters, nine water tenders, four bulldozers and five tree-chippers. Crews are focusing on preventing the fire from burning farther north or east, building lines and seeking out natural barriers and roads to block it.
Copper Chadwick Special to the Idaho Statesman
Helicopter helps fight the Pioneer Fire 0:35

Helicopter helps fight the Pioneer Fire

Sanders meets with Idaho delegates at the DNC 1:14

Sanders meets with Idaho delegates at the DNC

Idaho delegate talks about Tuesday's walkout at the DNC 0:30

Idaho delegate talks about Tuesday's walkout at the DNC

Behind the scenes: Albertsons delivery 0:46

Behind the scenes: Albertsons delivery