BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say they've identified the body of a man found in an Idaho river as a 19-year-old who went missing in the water a month ago.
Man arrested after body found in Nampa, Idaho
CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested following the discovery of a body with multiple gunshot wounds in Caldwell, Idaho.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Several weeks after prosecutors dropped burglary charges against an Idaho man, they've refiled the same case against his son.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The landlord who rejected a family seeking to rent a house in Idaho because they had seven children is being charged with violating federal housing law.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man has been charged with 10 counts of animal cruelty for training roosters for cockfighting.
The Idaho Statesman reports that law enforcement arrested a...
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A California-based investment group is planning to spend more than $30 million to redevelop an Idaho mall, adding multifamily housing and a hotel to the site.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Amazon has resolved the workplace violations cited against the online retail giant's temporary distribution center in Idaho.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Spending time outdoors is a hobby for many Idahoans, but for Ron Abramovich, it's been a way of life.
Abramovich is retiring from his post as a water supply specialist at...
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Families of residents at an Idaho treatment center for people with developmental delays and mental illness say in a planned lawsuit that some of those living at the facility...
Treasure Valley could reach 1 million residents by 2040
MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — As Idaho's population continues to grow, the city of Meridian is outpacing previous growth estimates.
Last year city officials estimated the population would grow to...
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police say a bicyclist was killed in a crash.
Police say a woman driving a Jeep Cherokee drove partially onto the right shoulder of a highway in Canyon County...
CWI faculty say they have no confidence in CWI president
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The faculty at the College of Western Idaho say they have no confidence in the community college's president, Bert Glandon.
September trial set for pair charged in child abuse case
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A trial has been scheduled for September for a couple charged with injury to a child after prosecutors said they starved a young girl to the point of cardiac arrest.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Air Force faces a lawsuit that seeks to halt training exercises over nine cities in southern Idaho, according to court documents.
Chamber drops lieutenant governor from conference lineup
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has dropped the state's Republican lieutenant governor from the list of speakers for a women entrepreneurs' conference.
New Idaho Medicaid expansion ‘sideboard’ bill introduced
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Legislation that would limit Medicaid expansion by requiring some recipients to work and others to keep private insurance was introduced Monday.
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A southwestern Idaho couple has been indicted on felony charges after a grand jury says they starved a young child, possibly causing her to go into cardiac arrest.
- Idaho State JournalFive taken to hospital after 11-vehicle crashJuly 20, 2019
- Idaho State JournalFormer Shopko employees plan social media protest over severanceJuly 4, 2019
- Idaho State JournalLiving on low wages in IdahoJune 17, 2019
- Idaho State JournalJury convicts 16-year-old in murder caseMay 31, 2019
- Idaho State JournalSalmon River basketball coach says her players victims of 'character assassination' by tribal council memberMarch 24, 2019
Recount planned after school bond narrowly approved
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The Canyon County Elections Office announced its plan for a recount after the Vallivue School District's $65.3 million bond barely received voters' apparent approval.
Brothers break ground on Nampa youth sports complex
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Four brothers who grew up in an Idaho community are building a youth sports complex in their hometown.
The Idaho Statesman reports the $3 million center in Nampa, to be...
Police say Idaho man made false sarin bomb threat
CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — A southwestern Idaho man has been charged with terrorism and other crimes after police say he falsely threatened to release deadly nerve gas in the city of...
CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho man has been sentenced to up to 35 years in prison for raping a woman after breaking into her Nampa home.
Third District Judge Thomas Whitney handed down the...
Canyon County to consider ditching “English only” rule
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Canyon County Commissioners have known for six years that a resolution banning county communication was "constitutionally infirm," records show.
Idaho man arrested following nearly 4-hour standoff
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Police say they arrested a man after he forced entry into a woman's home and threatened her with a gun in western Idaho.
KTVB-TV reports police were called to the Meridian home Sunday afternoon, but the Nampa man had fled before officers arrived.
Faith-healing follower sentenced for not reporting sex abuse
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho woman who refused to report her husband's yearslong sexual abuse of young relatives and instead prayed for "the demon" to leave him was ordered Thursday to spend a year in a prison treatment program.
Judge Christopher Nye said that if Sarah Kester, 51, fails to successfully complete the program, she will serve at least four and up to 10 years in prison, the Idaho Press reported.
Adams Publishing Group to launch new Idaho newspaper
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The publishing company that owns newspapers in Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Nampa and other Idaho cities is launching a new newspaper in Bingham County.
The five-day-per-week Bingham County Chronicle will serve Aberdeen, Shelley, Firth, Fort Hall, Blackfoot and other towns, Adams Publishing Group said. It will be published in print Tuesday through Friday and Sunday.
- Globe NewswireCareTrust REIT Acquires Newly-Constructed Skilled Nursing Facility in Nampa, IdahoJuly 1, 2019
- Business WireCity of Nampa Selects Accruent’s Building Surveying SoftwareFebruary 5, 2019
- BusinessWireAnnouncing Autovol, a First-of-Its-Kind Automated Volumetric Modular Factory to Be Led by Prefab Logic Co-Founder Rick MurdockJanuary 15, 2019
Hearing-impaired community seeks equal access at movies
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — For her daughter Katie's 8th birthday, Deseret Baker took her to see "Frozen." Being partially deaf and using a hearing aid, Katie requires closed-caption glasses at the movies, but the back and forth with theater staff to get the glasses to work caused them to miss the first 20 minutes and, in frustration, to leave.
Idaho teen vaping on the decline but still big nationally
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Though education surveys show vaping use is down among Idaho high school students, health officials are concerned about vaping's rising popularity among teens nationwide.
State auditors find systemic trauma at live-in care facility
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A state-run residential treatment center for people with severe disabilities and mental illness or other issues is rife with systemic problems leading to trauma for staffers and residents alike, Idaho's state auditors have found.
DPS: Idaho man arrested in Arizona; 3 abducted kids unharmed
WIKIEUP, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an Idaho man has been arrested in northwestern Arizona for allegedly trying to take his three young children away from their mother and drive them to Mexico.
Arizona Department of Public Safety officials say 25-year-old Jose A. Hernandez Jr. of Nampa is being held on a no-bond felony warrant out of Idaho on suspicion of parental kidnapping.
The children — ages 5, 3 and 18 months — are in custody of state child services.
Complaint: Health facility staff weren’t fired after neglect
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Two employees who falsified records and failed to check on a resident who died at an Idaho health care facility were not fired, a complaint survey says.
The employees at the Southwest Idaho Treatment Center instead received more training, the Idaho Press-Tribune reported .
Veteran seeks to reunite burial flag with rightful owners
HOMEDALE, Idaho (AP) — A veteran is hoping to return a military burial flag to its rightful owners, but first he has to find them.
David Slawson Sr. was cleaning out a home in Nampa, Idaho when he found the flag. Slawson tells Boise television station KIVI that the flag was dirty but he knew immediately that it was something special.
Pedestrian killed while crossing street in Nampa, Idaho
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police say a woman died after she was struck by a vehicle near Northside Boulevard in Nampa.
KTVB-TV reports that Idaho State Police investigated the crash at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday.
Idaho State Police: Pedestrian fatally struck by car
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police say a 39-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a vehicle while crossing a street in Nampa.
KBOI-TV reports Jessica Justice of Nampa died at the scene of the early Sunday morning crash at Northside Boulevard.
Police say Justice was crossing Northside when she was struck by the southbound vehicle.
After 33 years on job, dispatcher says ‘Rule of 80’ needed
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Pam Myers is among the few dispatchers in Idaho to retire in that position.
For 33 years, Myers has taken good and bad calls, first for the Caldwell Police Department starting in 1985 and then for 24 years with the Nampa Police Department.
Idaho’s top legislative leaders retain positions
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The top legislative leaders in the Idaho Statehouse have retained their positions for the upcoming legislative session.
Republicans voted Wednesday night to keep Rep. Scott Bedke as speaker of the House, a position the Oakley resident has held since 2012. Nampa Republican Rep. Brent Crane, who previously served as the assistant majority leader, unsuccessfully challenged Bedke for the top spot.
DII Northwest Nazarene takes down Idaho 77-73
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Adonis Arms scored 21 points to lead Division II Northwest Nazarene to a 77-73 win over Idaho in the Vandal Holiday Hoops Showcase on Friday night.
Boise man pleads guilty to killing 2 during police chase
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — A 50-year-old Boise man who killed two Nampa residents while fleeing from police has pleaded guilty to two counts of felony vehicular manslaughter.
The Idaho Press reports that Joseph Michael Sena pleaded guilty Tuesday in 3rd District Court.
Authorities say Sena fled from police on July 14 and reached speeds up to 70 mph before crashing into a car and killing 51-year-old Rosa Delafuente and 55-year-old Adam Zamudio.
Idaho transportation workers find 2 explosives under bridge
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho transportation officials say bridge inspectors found two undetonated explosive devices underwater at the base of a bridge that spans the Snake River near Nampa. Both devices were removed and destroyed by military experts, and a sweep of the area did not turn up any additional explosives.
It wasn't immediately clear how the explosives got there or how long they had been there.
Idaho GOP takes down social media posts mocking Democrat
NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Republican Party has removed social media posts that added a mocking laugh track aimed at a Democratic candidate.
Deputies cleared of wrongdoing in home invasion, fatal fire
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Prosecutors have cleared Ada County Sheriff's deputies who shot at a Nampa man before he broke into a Boise house, set it on fire and died in the blaze.
Pavel Florea had extremely high levels of methamphetamine when he also pointed a shotgun at deputies on Sept. 27, 2017, according to a report released Wednesday by the Ada County Sheriff's Office.