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.
Two Boise veterans created a 5K/10K race near the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery in August in honor of Staff Sgt. Aaron Butler, a Green Beret killed in Afghanistan. The race funds Purple Heart recipients.
A group of about two dozen Boise residents who want voters to decide on a new library and stadium in Boise, gather at park along Vista Avenue Saturday, March 16, 2019, to begin a signature drive to add two initiatives to the November ballot.
After Prop 2 for Medicaid expansion was approved by voters, Republican ID Governor C Scott Grow is pushing Senate Bill 1159 that would require more signatures and money to get an initiative on election ballots.
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.
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.
DrugFree Idaho launched an anti-marijuana legalization campaign as Keep Idaho and the Office of Transparency. It’s a preemptive strike against legalizing medical or recreational weed. Are the billboards true?
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.