Boise Rescue Mission Will Host Outdoor Sleepover, Dubbed 'Sleepless in the Valley,' This Summer

Participants will be given a cot and offered some cardboard if they want to build a makeshift shelter to sleep under.

The Ship Sails: Boise's First Affordable Shipping Container Development Begins Accepting Applications

On Monday, April 22, LEAP began accepting applications to live in Windy Court, the city's first housing development featuring shipping containers as construction material.

Boise Cops and More Will Wear Jeans for 'Denim Day' Wednesday, April 24

On Denim Day, which this year marks its 20th anniversary, supporters wear jeans as a statement against victim-blaming.

April 22, 2019: What to Know

The Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka are linked to terrorists, sheep head back to graze the Boise Foothills, Greece wants WWII reparations, the Easter box office was a dud and a Wisconsin superfan sat through Captain Marvel 116 times.

April 19, 2019: What to Know

Americans continue to pore through the Mueller report, Boise gets a spectacular weather forecast, the U.S. is declared a "problematic" place for journalists, Tina Fey says she's glad she's not on SNL anymore and Sesame Street gets a well-deserved Peabody award.

April 18, 2019: What to Know

The U.S. Justice Department releases a redacted edition of Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, Lime may put a device on its e-scooters that can tell if users are too drunk to ride them, the Idaho State Board of Education announces tuition hikes at all of its four-year public universities, and Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek has a special message.

April 17, 2019: What to Know

Denver shuts down its schools as a manhunt for a would-be shooter intensifies, Boiseans weigh in on more public transportation options, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle don't want a paparazzi frenzy when their newborn arrives, Beyonce releases an unexpected album and what's your favorite Easter candy?

Heaven Help Us: In Search of Our Common History of Faith Traditions

"Our unique customs and traditions and differences are beautiful. But we do have to remember that they come out of a shared humanity."

Deb and Joe Giordano

The sweet-loving couple behind Cravin's Candy Emporium talks Easter.

April 16, 2019: What to Know

Three suspects are charged for Sunday's Boise Bench shooting, Notre Dame's walls remain standing after the fire, Aretha Franklin earns a Pulitzer special citation, Cable ONE changes its name and 20-year-old Daniel Romanchuk is the youngest ever to win the Boston Marathon Men's Push Rim division.

South Fork of Idaho's Salmon River Included on 'America's Most Endangered Rivers' List

"The failures of the mining industry weigh heavily on rivers across the nation—we can ill afford to add the South Fork Salmon to that list."

April 15, 2019: What to Know

It's Tax Day, Boise Police are investigating a fatal shooting on the Boise Bench, the film world mourns the passing of Bibi Andersson, the World Health Organization has a new study on why women outlive men and an airplane with a wingspan longer than a football field takes flight over the Mojave Desert.

The Missing Millions: Some States Are Still Waiting for the Gambling Windfall

The Montana House overwhelmingly approved legislation that would legalize sports betting and place the state lottery in charge of issuing sports betting licenses.

April 12, 2019: What to Know

Uber says it lost nearly $2 billion last year, the Idaho Legislature gavels out its 2019 session, road crews work to save the Race to Robie Creek, Disney unveils details for its Disney+ streaming service and one California town says, "Yabba Dabba Don't."

Idaho Board of Education Announces New University of Idaho President

C. Scott Green will replace Chuck Staben, whose contract ends on Saturday, June 15. His annual salary will be $420,000.

April 11, 2019: What to Know

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is arrested by London police, Dee Sarton retires, the man at the center of the great quiz show scandal has died, some theater owners will screen the new Avengers movie at 2 a.m., and Walt Disney World will soon keep its gates open past the witching hour.

April 10, 2019: What to Know

Governor Brad Little signs two controversial bills into law, New York City mandates measles vaccinations in Brooklyn, WalletHub names Idaho the most gun industry-dependent state and a new digital decoration lets Trekkies "beam in" their favorite characters.

#SafeOutside: The Rise of a #MeToo Movement Outdoors

"To the men in my life: This weekend I felt something that I have never felt before in the great outdoors."
Women tell their stories of harassment and discomfort on the trail

Andrew Cosentino

"To be entrusted with their care at a moment when they're most vulnerable is really a privilege and an honor. In our ministry, we view that as a sacred environment."
The Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center President on the hospital's mission and when he was the one taking doctor's orders

April 9, 2019: What to Know

Parents begin to plead guilty in the nation's biggest college admissions scandal, new bills that would tighten restrictions on citizen initiatives have appeared at the Idaho Statehouse, yet another Democrat has entered the 2020 presidential race and GasBuddy says you shouldn't fill up your tank on Friday afternoons.


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