BOISE — The Idaho Department of Correction is continuing to investigate Saturday’s commotion in a Kuna prison that resulted in property damage and five inmates receiving treatment at a local hospital.
BOISE — The Idaho House of Representatives on Tuesday defeated the public school budget for teachers on a tied vote, after debate that focused alternately on whether Idaho wants to pay its teachers, and whether “critical race theory” is somehow being promoted in Idaho public schools because …
MERIDIAN — Meridian resident Dan McKnight for years has advocated for an end to the United States’ war in Afghanistan, where McKnight was deployed more than 15 years ago to fight in the 20-year war. On Tuesday, after learning that President Joe Biden would announce an unconditional withdrawa…
BOISE — The Legislature’s joint budget committee decided Tuesday that Idaho should spend $1.7 million to continue a stepped-up Idaho State Police presence at the state Capitol and the Idaho Supreme Court through the rest of this fiscal year and the next.
NAMPA — After a summer without rodeos and fairs last year, Treasure Valley residents can expect to see those events return to the valley this summer, with some to-be-determined COVID-19 restrictions.
Ford Idaho Center to host paint night as part of Bright Lights Festival Friday
As staycation season continues for us in pandemic-struck but beautiful Idaho, anglers are grabbing fishing poles, campers and hikers are filling backpacks with protein bars and water bottles (don’t forget the sunscreen) — and hunters, birdwatchers, trail riders and any and all outdoor enthus…
MERIDIAN — Meridian Dairy Days, an annual event that typically draws tens of thousands, was scaled back this year due to COVID-19. But the dairy show and Meridian Dairy Princess competition went on with safety precautions, and dozens of young agriculture enthusiasts went home with awards.
BOISE — For a limited time, the American Red Cross is testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies, providing donors insight into whether they have been exposed to the coronavirus. At the same time, said a press release, there continues to be an urgent need for bl…
A canceled season wasn’t even enough to stop Lexy Halladay from walking away with the state’s top award yet again.
Kelsey Oyler was asleep June 17 when she got a text from her dad who was at work.
NAMPA — Paul Yenor looked like he was going to run away with the 1A Division I state championship trophy.
MERIDIAN — The Rocky Mountain boys basketball team is human after all.
BOISE — The celebration for the Mountain View girls basketball team was almost nonexistent.
The Trump administration removed the watchdog over the $2 trillion fund for supporting businesses and people during this crisis. $2 trillion is an unbelievable amount of money to be overseen by a bunch of Trump lackeys.
People with Alzheimer’s and other dementia and their caregivers are significantly impacted by the current crisis and, although dementia in and of itself is unlikely to increase risk for COVID-19, dementia-related behaviors, increased age and common health conditions that often accompany deme…
The holiday gathering featured family favorites with a twist. My friend infused each recipe with the unique profiles of booze: beer cornbread, beef with wine sauce, carrots in bourbon sauce, salad greens tossed with a champagne vinaigrette, and amaretto apple crisp. However, this feast worri…
Grammy-Award winner Ray LaMontagne will hold an outdoor concert in the Treasure Valley this spring with guest Neko Case.
Idaho Craft Beer Month returns April 2018 for a second year to honor and celebrate Idaho’s craft beer industry. Supported by Idaho Brewers United and Idaho Tourism, there will be events statewide featuring Idaho-brewed craft beer.
Over the course of six Saturdays this spring, Treasure Valley Children’s Theater will present original and interactive performances in Meridian as part of the Imagination Lab program.
The Meridian Symphony Orchestra will present “Water, Water, Everywhere” in concert Saturday.