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Get Local: Ideas on where and how to shop local this season

NEWS ANALYSIS Every holiday season, we hear about the importance of shopping local. This year, however, shopping Treasure Valley businesses is vital to the survival...

Over the leftovers? Check out our takeout & delivery guide with more new options!

We had snow this week - and hopefully lots of Thanksgiving goodies. But if you're ready for something different - our Boise and Meridian...
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Over the leftovers? Check out our takeout & delivery guide with more new options!

We had snow this week - and hopefully lots of Thanksgiving goodies. But if you're ready for something different - our Boise and Meridian...

COVID spreads in Boise homeless shelters: one Boise Rescue Mission guest and staffer dead

Eight months after Idaho announced it’s first case of COVID-19, the pandemic is hitting Boise’s homeless community harder than ever.  In the past two weeks,...

Boise-based Norco purchased Utah-based automation & welding company

By Idaho Press staff Norco, a large, privately owned welding, safety, medical, and gas supplier, announced in a press release the acquisition of Arc Services...

‘I have never, ever felt this ill:’ Ahlquist, family contract COVID-19

By Nicole Camarda / Idaho News 6 Crush The Curve co-founder Tommy Ahlquist brought the first public COVID-19 tests to Idaho last spring. Now he...

Popular old Vista Ave. cafe reopens in new Boise mall-area location

After starting as a cafe on Vista, converting to a cafeteria at MK Plaza and a catering company out of a call center, Rooster's...

Townhomes proposed to slide into small Bench lot

A project would slide eight townhomes onto a vacant lot on the Boise Bench. David Shurleff of Boise asked the City of Boise for design...

An Idaho challenger to Facebook landed big cash, a million users & a ‘Bachelor’ influencer. Then it disappeared

Pitched as an alternative to Facebook and Twitter, an Eagle-based company's social network looked like it started to gain traction. Then, it disappeared. But not before...

Gobbling local food: Kuna farm sees unprecedented demand for local turkeys

Any latecomers hoping to gobble up a locally raised Thanksgiving Turkey from Vogel Farms are out of luck.  For the first time in 14 years,...

Bogus Basin will open for pass holders this weekend

Bogus Basin will open this Friday for the 2020-221 ski season, and because of enough snowfall, all ten lifts will be available.  “This has been...

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Get Local: Ideas on where and how to shop local this season

NEWS ANALYSIS Every holiday season, we hear about the importance of shopping local. This year, however, shopping Treasure Valley businesses is vital to the survival...

Gobbling local food: Kuna farm sees unprecedented demand for local turkeys

Any latecomers hoping to gobble up a locally raised Thanksgiving Turkey from Vogel Farms are out of luck.  For the first time in 14 years,...

Get Local: Ideas on where and how to shop local this season

NEWS ANALYSIS Every holiday season, we hear about the importance of shopping local. This year, however, shopping Treasure Valley businesses is vital to the survival...

Boise-based Norco purchased Utah-based automation & welding company

By Idaho Press staff Norco, a large, privately owned welding, safety, medical, and gas supplier, announced in a press release the acquisition of Arc Services...

You asked: What’s the large new store on Highway 55 in Cascade?

You might have noticed a large new building under construction right off of Highway 55 by the Cascade Aquatic and Recreation Center and the...

Explain this to me: How do impact fees work, and who foots the bill?

Impact fees are a regular topic of public discussion in the rapidly growing Treasure Valley, but some residents misunderstand what the fees actually entail....

City of McCall sends out COVID-19 advisory ahead of the holiday

The City of McCall sent out a COVID-19 advisory ahead of the holiday weekend. McCall has collaborated with Cascade Medical Center, St. Luke’s McCall, McCall...

Wilks Brothers list massive piece of property near McCall for sale

The company owned by a pair of Texas Billionaires who bought up significant land holdings in Idaho in recent years - listed a big...

‘Just a matter of time:’ Senior care director talks COVID-19 outbreaks & prevention

Lori Eberharter, the executive director at a Hailey senior living facility says she has gone eight months without a resident case but asks “is...

Sun Valley outlines new changes it will make during COVID

Sun Valley Resort sent out an update on its 2020-21 ski season., with changes it will make during the COVID-19 pandemic. Opening day As of now,...

Good Burger on the move: Local burger chain closes store with plans for another

Good Burger, the Boise-based chain of burger and fry shops closed the doors on its Downtown Boise location. Crews started moving out equipment from...

NPR profiles Bar Gernika; Idaho takeout & delivery revenue highest in US

Idaho leads the nation in daily takeout and delivery revenue, according to a new NPR article & podcast. The article sites the National Restaurant...

No arrests, citations so far on Boise’s health order; Clarity on business compliance rules

Monday marked the first day the City of Boise started enforcing its public health orders in the city. City of Boise Communications Director Seth...

Recount in ACHD race with two-vote margin set to start Nov. 30

The Ada County Clerk's office will begin a recount of the hotly contested race between Ada County Highway District Commissioner Rebecca Arnold and newcomer...

Good Burger on the move: Local burger chain closes store with plans for another

Good Burger, the Boise-based chain of burger and fry shops closed the doors on its Downtown Boise location. Crews started moving out equipment from...

Property tax panel recommends restricting, overseeing local government spending

Lawmakers on an interim committee on property taxes on Thursday endorsed three legislative proposals aimed at restricting or overseeing local government spending, and asked...

Out with the gowns, in with the sweaters: Locally owned boutiques weathering COVID-19

The pandemic shut down more than just big national stores mall last spring.  Locally-owned clothing stores in Boise also shut their doors alongside their corporate...

NPR profiles Bar Gernika; Idaho takeout & delivery revenue highest in US

Idaho leads the nation in daily takeout and delivery revenue, according to a new NPR article & podcast. The article sites the National Restaurant...

Rick, Carly & Bob make three: Radio duo join Boise’s Bob FM

Iliad Media will reunite Rick Dunn and Carly Cash on Bob FM. The pair used to team professionally for mornings at Wow Country...

Votes are in: Here’s the ‘Coolest thing made in Idaho’

Last month, BoiseDev told you about the Coolest Thing Made in Idaho contest hosted by the Idaho Manufacturing Alliance. In October, manufacturers and inventors from across...

Twelve local CEOs to Idahoans: ‘Let’s agree to unite against this virus’

SUBMITTED OPINION To our friends, neighbors and colleagues, On March 13, Idaho confirmed its first case of COVID-19. Today, a little more than eight months...

BoiseDev delivery & takeout guide with more new options this week!

With the return to colder weather, BoiseDev is bringing back our popular Boise area takeout and delivery guide! It's our second week, and the...

Private equity firm moves operations to Boise, raises $250-million, scoops up household name

A private equity firm recently moved part of its HQ to Boise, closed a major round of funding - and scooped up a household...

Crave Delivery adds new restaurants & holds grand opening today

A local food delivery service has announced new restaurant partners and will host a virtual grand opening today. BoiseDev previously told you about Crave...

Citations, arrests possible for violating new COVID-19 restrictions in Boise

The Boise Police Department will issue citations or arrest individuals reported not to be following COVID-19 public health orders as the disease continues to...

‘Just a matter of time:’ Senior care director talks COVID-19 outbreaks & prevention

Lori Eberharter, the executive director at a Hailey senior living facility says she has gone eight months without a resident case but asks “is...

Wilks Brothers list massive piece of property near McCall for sale

The company owned by a pair of Texas Billionaires who bought up significant land holdings in Idaho in recent years - listed a big...

Layoffs, facility closures hit the City of Boise as COVID-19 resurges

The City of Boise will once again shutter many facilities to try and slow the spread of COVID-19. Starting November 23, the city plans...

Albertsons CEO Sankaran on the record: On Boise, the pandemic, Amazon — and working in the stores

Last year, Vivek Sankaran joined Albertsons as president and CEO. After less than a year, the former PepsiCo Foods CEO lead the company through...

Sun Valley outlines new changes it will make during COVID

Sun Valley Resort sent out an update on its 2020-21 ski season., with changes it will make during the COVID-19 pandemic. Opening day As of now,...

Outgoing ACHD commissioners cast decisive votes on contract for director

Ada County Highway District Director Bruce Wong won a contract for his job from a commission set to change in the new year. On Wednesday,...

You asked: What’s the large Christmas display at Expo Idaho for?

A new Christmas experience will open at Expo Idaho this year - just in time for a socially distanced holiday season. Christmas in Color set...

Boise Police chief unveils policy changes, asks for public input

Boise’s new police chief hit the ground running and proposed several policy changes to roll out in the coming months. Chief Ryan Lee, who...

Boise Mayor, City Council won’t raise their pay in 2021

Mayor Lauren McLean and members of the Boise City Council won't take home their typical pay raises in 2021.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council unanimously...

McLean hints at additional action to help curb spread of COVID in Boise

Mayor Lauren McLean signaled a new plan to curb the spread of the pandemic in Boise is coming soon.  On Tuesday, McLean heard a briefing...

Boise’s Lyle Pearson Auto Group picks up new owners

One of Boise's oldest auto dealers will soon come under new ownership. Lyle Pearson Auto Group agreed to sell its group of Boise dealerships to...

You asked: What’s going on at the Boise Depot?

One of Boise's most prominent landmarks isn't going anywhere. On Tuesday, we got a question from a reader about work happening at the Boise...