James Wylie is looking to build 72 apartments on Merchant Way in Nampa.
James Wylie is looking to build 72 apartments on Merchant Way in Nampa. Provided by James Wylie
James Wylie is looking to build 72 apartments on Merchant Way in Nampa. Provided by James Wylie

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.

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Reporter John Sowell has worked for the Statesman since 2013. He covers business and growth issues. He grew up in Emmett and graduated from the University of Oregon.

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