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Homebuilder group ordered to pay fine, disclose political contributions after Secretary of State investigation

A court ordered a political action committee funded by Ada County homebuilders to disclose its donors and pay a fine after an investigation by...

Cascade Medical Center bond fails after not reaching a 66% majority

Cascade voters living in the hospital taxing district decided not to pass the bond that would help bring a new medical facility to the...

Clifford, Dayley, Arnold, Riffle take Ada County GOP nomination

Ada County voters elected some familiar faces to lead its local government on Tuesday night.  Amongst the maelstrom of the highly watched statewide races in...

The money, followed: Retzlaff, Clifford lead fundraising in Ada Co. election races

The statewide races aren’t the only hotly contested seats on Republicans’ ballots this month.  In Ada County, four local races have multiple candidates vying for...

With staffing a challenge, popular Ketchum restaurant will close. Owners say workforce housing proposal is needed

On a late April morning in Ketchum, after Sun Valley Resort had closed for the season, regulars poured into Perry’s Restaurant. They talked with Paula...

Boise removes geographic requirement for redistricting commissioners, replaces with requirement for diversity

Boise’s redistricting process for the 2023 city council election is getting a last minute shakeup.  Council members heard public testimony and deliberated at length earlier...

Investigation into possible campaign finance violations from Ada homebuilder PAC remains open months later

An investigation into campaign finance violations by a big-spending PAC associated with major Ada County homebuilders remains open five months after a complaint was...

Race for coroner: Two Republicans vie to face off against incumbent Owens

Republicans Rich Riffle and Cheri Durst are hoping to be the GOP nominee for the office of Ada County Coroner. The two will face...

Who will oversee Ada property tax assessments? Four GOP hopefuls vie for Assessor spot, with no Democrats in the race

Most Ada County residents probably don't look forward to their yearly property tax assessment these days. On May 17, four Republicans will be hoping to...

Two 2021 Sheriff nominees running for Republican nomination in 2022

Two familiar faces are on the ballot for Ada County Sheriff in the May GOP primary.  Next month, voters will choose between incumbent Sheriff Matt...

Three candidates vie for GOP nomination for Ada County Commission seat

Three Republicans are hoping to get the nod from the GOP to be the nominee to face off for a seat on the Ada...

The Cascade Rural Fire Protection District proposes levy increase

The Cascade Rural Fire Protection District wants to add a property tax increase to the November election ballot to hire additional first responders.  If residents...

Boise City Council approves redistricting plan, but with changes to commissioner boundaries

Boise City Council gave the green light to start creating a redistricting commission to draw district lines for the 2023 election, but with some...

Cascade voters to decide on $19 million bond for hospital expansion

In the upcoming May election, certain voters in Cascade will have to decide on a measure that would help fund a new medical facility. The...

Boise setting up redistricting commission to draw 2023 election map

Boise is setting the stage for to split the city up into new districts for the 2023 election.  On Tuesday, Boise City Council heard an...