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Developer revamps Boise & Protest apartment project after city council turns it down

Collegiate Development Group appears poised to again submit an application for a student housing project at the corner of Boise Ave. and Protest Rd....

Boise State, Idaho trout farm work to provide fish to those in need this season

Boise State is working with Riverence Provisions of Buhl, Idaho to donate 50,000 pounds of frozen trout to the community.  Riverence will distribute trout from...

You asked: We finally know what’s going on at Broadway & Beacon (it’s a second attempt)

In 2019, we told you about a new building at the corner of Broadway Ave. and Beacon St. in Boise. Constructions crews wrapped up...

Food in 15, or 30? Crave to open BSU-area restaurant (Plus, ready for Ayesha Curry’s mac & cheese?)

In early 2019, we told you about a new building on Broadway in place of the former Cobby's. Crews built the project, by...

‘Reallocation:’ Boise State asks for input on future of University Drive

It's the key route through the Boise State University campus - linking Capitol Blvd. and Broadway Ave.: University Drive. The future of the...

Boise’s Broadway Shopko nearly became a tire warehouse

Nearly two years ago, BoiseDev broke the news that the Shopko location on Broadway Ave. in Boise would close. In the months since, it's...

Boise State launches student contest for homebuilding ideas

Boise State University’s Venture College launched a new homebuilding contest it hopes can help come up with new solutions that help housing affordability. Hacking...

No baseball, but Boise State looks at options for ballpark site

Baseball is out at Boise State University, but officials say they don't know what comes next on the southwest edge of campus.  Boise City Council...

Large student apartment project turned down after McLean breaks city council tie

Boise Mayor Lauren McLean cast the deciding vote to turn down an upscale student housing project near Boise State University.  It's the second time...

With drive-thrus booming, closed ice cream & burger stand will reopen in Boise

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opened a store on Broadway Ave. in Boise. Less than two years later, shut it down. Now, the Kansas-based chain...

Going up: Large new apartment project pops up on Boise Greenbelt

If you've visited the area near The Ram restaurant on Park Blvd. in Boise, you've probably noticed the large construction site. Gardner Co. started construction...

UPDATED: Boise State will cut baseball, swimming/diving. Plan for ballpark canceled

Boise State University announced on Thursday it will discontinue its baseball and swim and dive programs. “This is one of the hardest decisions athletic departments...

Boise State will buy Broadway office building; Property will leave property tax rolls

By Kevin Richert, IdahoEdNews.org Originally posted on IdahoEdNews.org on February 13, 2020 Boise State University will purchase a 90,000-square-foot office building, as part of a long-term plan to move...

Boise State closes down ‘unlivable’ apartments it just bought near campus

Boise State University acquired a small apartment complex at the corner of Yale St. and Joyce last year. Now, it's empty and sits...

After hours of testimony, large student apartment complex near Boise State denied

A large project aimed at housing students near Boise State was the subject of hours of testimony at Boise City Hall Monday night and...

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