Boise Working Together, a local non-profit group, wants voters to have a say in a proposed library and downtown stadium. The group is attempting to collect enough signatures to add two initiatives to the November ballot.
Boise Towne Square mall has possible tenant to replace Sears. Payless Shoesource, Crazy 8 and Charlotte Russe, all bankrupt, are closing. Hollister, Jake’s Dry Dock move. Coming: Earthbound Trading and Fossil.
Some Meridian residents seek more affordable housing as home prices grow. Others say apartments, townhomes, and closely-packed single-family homes disrupt parts of town that still evoke Meridian’s rural roots.
Idaho Rep. Priscilla Giddings, R-White Bird, pitched a House Resolution on Friday to memorialize Idaho’s support for ending what she believes is Christian persecution, receiving cautious support from Democrats.
Police said Henderson later admitted to sexually abusing the two victims and told police at the time, “this goes back years, I should have been taken in back in the late-’70s.” He must serve at least 15 years.
Bob and Florence Goar were struck by an SUV while in a Boise crosswalk on Feb. 27, 2019. Florence died that day, and Bob died on March 8. The couple had walked their neighborhood daily for decades, their daughter said.
A bill that would conform Idaho with the federal Farm Bill by legalizing hemp production, transportation and sale, was approved by the House Agricultural Affairs Committee. The bill now heads to the House floor.
A bill to restrict sex offender gun rights in Idaho, which narrowly passed the House on Thursday, highlights how reluctant lawmakers are to vote for any type of firearm restriction. The legislation passed 37-31.
Several Republicans on the House Education Committee skipped Monday’s meeting, blocking their surprised chairman, Lance Clow, from holding an introductory hearing on a new schools funding formula bill.
Migrating waterbirds, which travel along the Pacific Flyway through Idaho and California, are finding altered habitat in the Great Basin. Climate change has warmed weather, causing snow to melt earlier.