A 123-foot skybridge over Avenue B will connect the new four-story Idaho Elks Children’s Pavilion at left to the existing Children’s Hospital.
A 123-foot skybridge over Avenue B will connect the new four-story Idaho Elks Children’s Pavilion at left to the existing Children’s Hospital. Provided by St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
A 123-foot skybridge over Avenue B will connect the new four-story Idaho Elks Children’s Pavilion at left to the existing Children’s Hospital. Provided by St. Luke's Boise Medical Center

David Staats is business editor of the Idaho Statesman, which he joined in 2004. He has assigned, edited and reported business, politics, government and other Idaho stories since 2006.

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Kate reports on West Ada and Canyon County for the Idaho Statesman. She previously worked for the Louisville Courier-Journal, the Center for Investigative Reporting and the Providence Business News. She has been published in The Atlantic and BuzzFeed News. Kate graduated from Brown University with a degree in urban studies. She is interested in urban development, transportation and the intersection of money and politics.

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