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Cartoon map gives glimpse of early 1990s Boise

FROM THE ARCHIVES - A BEST OF BOISEDEV STORY Our friend Keleka found this incredible piece of Boise history - and you might find it...

I Wonder: What’s up with Centennial license plates… 31 years later?

FROM THE ARCHIVES - A BEST OF BOISEDEV STORY In 1990, the State of Idaho celebrated a big milestone: 100 years of statehood.  Parties were...

The show must go on: Idaho performing arts organizations struggle, innovate

While much of Idaho's economy got up and running in May - live arts performances remain on hold.  Arts-based businesses and organizations across the Treasure...

Boise city councilor, library advocate Marjorie Ewing dies at 98

"Men pee free, why can't we?" Marjorie Ewing lived in Idaho most of her 98 years, and in Boise for more than 70. Her name...

Big questions: Tall buildings? Trains? Stadium? Library? Topgolf? Albertsons? What we’re watching for you in 2020

There are a whole slew of projects teed up for 2020 around the Treasure Valley. Instead of a list of items we've already reported...

Public record shows Hawks owner shelved plan for Downtown Boise stadium site

An email between City of Boise officials shows that an Atlanta developer is no longer looking to purchase a West End property earmarked for...

Eagle’s PetIQ plans new, larger headquarters building

After a series of office moves, Eagle's PetIQ hopes to build its own headquarters building. In an application with the City of Eagle, the company...

Boise Airport finally gets nonstop flight to eastern city

For years, Boise Airport officials hoped to add a direct flight to a major east coast hub. It looks like they will get their top...

“A damned accident:” Echoes of Boise’s history inform its future

NEWS ANALYSIS "In attempting to explain the Boise phenomenon, many local executives cite the industrious workforce, the... climate, the solid core of American values -...

Cartoon map gives glimpse of early 1990s Boise

Our friend Keleka found this incredible piece of Boise history - and you might find it familiar if you've been around a while. The...

Madam Mayor: Lauren McLean first woman elected mayor of Boise

NEWS ANALYSIS Next month, the largest city in the State of Idaho will have an elected woman in the mayor’s office for the first time. Lauren...

Discovery Center takes first step toward expansion, future

Editor's note: This is a lightly updated version of a story that initially ran about a year ago. For 30 years, the Discovery Center of...

A Nordstrom in Boise? It nearly happened, but an expert says it’s now unlikely

For decades, shoppers in Boise hoped to see a Nordstrom store built in the Boise area. A former mayor said it very nearly...

Ski 2020: Brundage Mountain boosts backcountry and skier experience

Ski season starts soon, and BoiseDev looks at changes you can expect at each area resort. At Brundage Mountain Resort in Adams County near McCall,...

Hidden in plain sight: The Flicks’ sign has an artful secret

Boise independent movie theater The Flicks opened in 1984 - and for most of its life had good visibility on Myrtle St. in Downtown...