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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...

You asked: Why is there a crane on top a hill in Stanley?

If you've been to Stanley this summer, you might have noticed a large crane jutting out of the top of a hill just above...

Bogus Basin releases 2020-21 winter season plans

Bogus Basin has released its 2020-21 season plans. Sales & Passes  Bogus Basin’s downtown sales office will open on October 7. Bogus is asking that...

Popular Idaho mountain hot springs goes up for sale

If you're someone who has thought about purchasing a hot spring, now may be the time to do it.  Silver Creek Plunge in the Boise...

Franz to close State Street location, build bigger destination garden center

Franz has been a go-to place for garden and landscape supplies and services in the Treasure Valley since 1971. Now, it's building a brand...

Open for business: New brewery and pizza place off Idaho 55

Last year, BoiseDev told you about plans for a new community-owned brewery in the Avimor community north of Boise, just off Idaho Highway 55....

Tamarack ramps up bike park, adds new jumps and tracks

From novice to expert, mountain bikers will soon be able to try the new features at Tamarack's bike park. The pump track and jump...

Bogus Basin open for summer, debuts new mountain bike park

Bogus Basin is open for summer activities and new this year - the lift-served mountain biking park.  Through August 16th, the mountain recreation area will...

‘A big hairy piece of ground:’ Idaho considers land swap on Payette Lake

By Kevin Richert / Idaho Ed News The state Land Board set the stage Tuesday for a detailed review of endowment lands near McCall and Payette Lake...