The mass stabbing June 30 of refugees at Boise’s Wylie Street Station Apartments killed one child and injured five children and three adults. Most are now out of the hospital, but they face difficult recoveries and still need help
Father W. Thomas Faucher’s former home was recently exorcized by a diocesan exorcist and his prayer team. More than a dozen offers were made by people wanting to buy the house at West Holly Hill Drive and Hill Road.
Developer Scott Noriyuki of Northside Management in Boise, Idaho, plans to build 18 townhomes on 1.55 acres on Liberty Street north of Franklin Road. He wants to provide affordable homes that regular workers can afford.
Staffers for Idaho’s congressional delegation, the International Rescue Committee, the State Department and others worked to get a visa for Recep Seran in Turkey to rush him to Boise when his daughter died after the June 30 mass stabbing.
Ada County Highway District uses chipseal to cover asphalt roads, which costs about six times as much to install. ACHD rotates chipsealing over six zones. Rocks or chips kicked up by cars can damage windshields. Insurace sometimes covers.
In this past winter, Idaho beekeepers lost nearly 26 percent of their bees. With the help from local farmers, Whole Foods Market keeps bees on the roof of its downtown Boise location to raise public awareness about the issues bees are facing.
Leaders at Boise's El Korah Shrine Temple want their ballroom's famous murals restored. In the process, artwork by Boise set and sign painter Harry Hopffgarten was discovered. Now El Korah is raising money to save it all.
ACHD approved a ballot measure to increase registration fees. The increase doesn’t apply to trucks weighing more than 8,000 pounds because of state law. State Rep. John Gannon wants the Idaho Legislature to change the law.
The East End Neighborhood Association, Friends of Military Reserve, Great Old Broads for Wilderness and Wildlands Defense appealed the Planning director's approval of permits for a bike park. Planning and Zoning denied the appeal.
Kevin 'The Music Man' has visited St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute once a week for 5+ years, to play piano for and take requests from cancer and chemo patients. Today in Kevin's 'Drip Lounge,' patient Richard Hall provided some vocals.
Boise Police Chief Bill Bones was at the scene of the June 30, 2018, stabbing spree that left nine victims hospitalized soon after it occurred. The chief talked this week about that horrible night and his pride in the city of Boise.
On Thursday, an Idaho Humane Society officer found a dog locked inside a hot car, estimated to be 134 degrees. Humane officers were on the lookout for dogs locked in hot cars and in Meridian they found boxer locked in a car with the windows rolled up.
Zookeepers say Revan will need some time to explore and get accustomed to his new surroundings. Revan will be on exhibit Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, alternating with the two female lions, for the foreseeable future.