Teenager Held in Connection With Bomb Threat at Lewiston Junior High

Teenager Held in Connection With Bomb Threat at Lewiston Junior High

A spokeswoman for the Lewiston Police Department told the Tribune that the suspect could be hit with a felony charge of providing false information about an explosive device in a public space.
Trump Says US Jobs Get 'Stolen' From China, But Here Are the Countries 'Stealing' Chinese Jobs

Trump Says US Jobs Get 'Stolen' From China, But Here Are the Countries 'Stealing' Chinese Jobs

China’s manufacturing sector is currently staggering. Even Beijing’s heavily censored, state-run press is reporting grim scenes from Chinese manufacturing hubs.
As Feds Move to Ban Kratom, Boise Users and Retailers Fear the Worst

As Feds Move to Ban Kratom, Boise Users and Retailers Fear the Worst

"I get this one-month notice that it's going to be scheduled. This totally blindsided me."
Boise Police Get Rent-Free Downtown Substation at New City Center Plaza

Boise Police Get Rent-Free Downtown Substation at New City Center Plaza

VRT is saying the opening of Main Street Station, which will include changes to area bus services, is now scheduled for Monday, Oct. 24. The public will get its first glimpse of the new facility at an open house, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 13.

Teenager Held in Connection With Bomb Threat at Lewiston Junior High

A spokeswoman for the Lewiston Police Department told the Tribune that the suspect could be hit with a felony charge of providing false information about an explosive device in a public space.

L.A. Band Midnight Divide Adds Idaho to First Tour

Neo-'90s cinematic rock too intriguing to ignore.

Bieter at FY 2017 Strategic Planning: New Library is 'Project Whose Time Has Come'

"I don't think it will come as a shock to anyone that, at the top of my list, is the main library, front and center. It's a project whose time has come."

Boise Police Get Rent-Free Downtown Substation at New City Center Plaza

VRT is saying the opening of Main Street Station, which will include changes to area bus services, is now scheduled for Monday, Oct. 24. The public will get its first glimpse of the new facility at an open house, scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 13.

Trump Says US Jobs Get 'Stolen' From China, But Here Are the Countries 'Stealing' Chinese Jobs

China’s manufacturing sector is currently staggering. Even Beijing’s heavily censored, state-run press is reporting grim scenes from Chinese manufacturing hubs.

UPDATE: Lawmen, Deceased Identified in Officer-Involved Shooting Outside Garden City Police HQ

The Idaho State Police is the lead agency in the investigation.

BLM Announces 8,600 Percent Increase in Oil, Gas Drilling Application Processing Fee

Applicants must pay the nonrefundable fee regardless of whether the APD is approved.

Debate 101: Boise State, College of Idaho Will Host Debate Watch/Analysis Sessions

"If you get out of your own personal echo chamber and sit around with some folks who have a different political view than yours, [you'll] see how they respond to different moments in the debate,"

UPDATE: Boise Man Charged With Six Felonies in Hit-and-Run, High-Speed Chase

The suspect was stopped in a dead end street in the Owyhee County community of Homedale but he attempted to take off on foot. Eventually, police caught the suspect, took him to an area hospital and then to the Ada County lockup.

In Wake of Cat-Gassing, Task Force is Examining University of Idaho's 'Vermin Control Issues'

The task force's findings and any possible policy recommendations are expected to be delivered to U of I President Chuck Staben by Saturday, Oct. 1.

Proposal Could Put Guns in Some Idaho County Public Schools

"I have sincere and serious doubts that the teachers favor this. I think that their acceptance or permission is critical."

Former Eastern Idaho Soccer Coach Admits to Sexual Abuse of Minor

Alisha Yeates, 28, has pleaded guilty to one count of sexual abuse of a child under 16 and her sentencing date is set for Tuesday, Oct. 11.

Idaho Picks Up Pace in Divestiture of Personal, Commercial Properties

The Land Board voted unanimously to move forward with auctions of nine state-owned commercial properties, including five in Boise. The auctions are set for Thursday, Dec. 1.

Boise Celebrates 'Banned Books' Week

Boise's biggest banned book sale is usually held at Rediscovered Books, where "banned books" are being sold at a 20 percent discount from Sunday, Sept. 25 through Saturday, Oct. 1.

Amazon Says It Puts Customers First; But Its Pricing Algorithm Doesn't

Amazon bills itself as “Earth’s most customer-centric company.” Yet its algorithm is hiding the best deal from many customers.

Steve Martin-Martin Short Comedy Stop in Boise Canceled

Promoters said today "full refunds will be processed automatically to the credit card used for purchase." There is no need to return tickets, and refunds are expected to take 7-10 business days.

Ada County Launches Early Voting With Mailing of 8,600+ Absentee Ballots

"It's in everyone's interest to serve as many early voters as possible, so that we can avoid those long lines on Election Day and encourage a larger electorate."

Living History: 'Museum Comes to Life' Will Fill Julia Davis Park Saturday

The event includes medieval knights, handweavers, quilting relics from the Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology, woodcarvers, papermakers, trappers, caligraphy, antique military vehicles, a stagecoach and antique watches and clocks.

UPDATE: Idaho Attorney General's Spokesman Resigns After Marijuana Possession Charge

Dvorak had handled press inquiries for the AG's office and Wednesday's email indicated that future media inquiries should be directed to Assistant Chief Deputy Brian Kane.

City Leaders Turn Spades at Groundbreaking for Pioneer Crossing—Formerly 'Parcel B'

"If [Gardner Company] didn't exist, we'd have needed to invent them."

Which Voters Show Up When States Allow Early Voting?

One-third of voters took advantage of early voting options in 2012. But does so-called convenience voting increase turnout overall and minority turnout in particular?

Police Blotter: Boise Arrests for Stalking, Assault With a Beverage Container

Boise police detectives said they found evidence that a male stalking suspect had returned to the victim's home near Fort and 10th streets on multiple occasions.

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