Beyond Boise

Leading snack bar company to acquire Clif Bar plant in Twin Falls

Mondelēz International, one of the world’s largest snack companies announced yesterday an agreement to acquire Clif Bar and Company.  This acquisition of Clif Bar and...

Magic Valley Airport sees flights dwindle, leaving Twin Falls residents with fewer travel options

Back in May 2021, the Magic Valley Airport located in Twin Falls began a daily flight to and from Denver, accompanied by their existing...

On the edges: As Treasure Valley grows, once-rural towns take different approaches to growth: ‘don’t count us out’

Brock Cherry sat in his Mountain Home City Hall office, the lights on his desk phone flashing behind him. He can see a mural...

Garden Valley Motel up for sale: ‘unusual opportunity’

Maybe you've seen Motel Makeover on Netflix or Inn The Works on Discovery+ and thought "I could buy a motel and fix it up". Someone...

Major road projects to add N-S, E-W links in Ada, Canyon

The first two major road projects funded under a new transportation bonding program approved by lawmakers this year should have major impacts on traffic...

McLean, other western mayors, call for clean energy investments from Biden’s infrastructure package

Mayor Lauren McLean joined six other city leaders from the mountain west to urge Congress to pass President Joe Biden’s infrastructure package and power...

‘It’s tough’: Drought could lead to Treasure Valley irrigation ending a month early

Treasure Valley farmers and other water users are likely staring down a shortened irrigation season as high temperatures continue to bake the region.  In a...

Some Idahoans are struggling to access millions in rental assistance

Brandy Meyers is too exhausted from narrowly avoiding eviction to do much celebrating.  Meyers, 44, and her four other family members have been renting a...

Another 1,700 homes approved in Boise foothills along Idaho 55

Boise County just set the stage for a lot of new residents.  On Monday, Boise County Commissioners unanimously gave the green light for planned community...

World Center for Birds of Prey to double in size; nears fundraising goal

The Peregrine Fund's World Center for Birds of Prey launched the public phase of a $3.2 million capital campaign to expand educational opportunities and...

Hidden gems: New local TV show highlights weekend getaways across Idaho

Hidden Gems in the Gem State, a new monthly local TV show, features places, businesses and adventures around Idaho. Sophia Doumani left TV news...

Jimmy Kimmel live in Idaho: comedian buys fly fishing lodge

Late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel just started taking each summer off from his talk show, Jimmy Kimmel Live. Perhaps he's spending a...

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...

‘Sort of magical:’ Vegas country bar launches offshoot in Emmett – with a different vibe (and racetrack)

Country music tunes will soon waft from a portion of the old Boise Cascade laminate plant in Emmett. And Chris Lowden hopes to...

Another Idaho resort (yes, another one) listed for sale

Another Idaho resort is for sale.  This time it's is the Sourdough Restaurant and Lodge right off of Highway 21 in Lowman. We've been tracking a...