McCall/W. Central Idaho

‘Inconsistent’: McCall DMV to close late September

The McCall DMV will shut down.  Earlier this week, the Valley County Commissioners were told that the DMV would close at the end of September...

Brundage plans new high-speed quad to cut ride time by more than half, part of $25 million+ in investments

Brundage Mountain Resort’s expansive upgrade plan is well underway.  Last fall, BoiseDev reported that Brundage was planning to make several major upgrades over the next...

Large project with townhomes, apartments, and commercial space planned near Donnelly

A large multi-family development could pop up near Donnelly.  Triple Dot Development has applied to build a townhome subdivision just over 20 acres by Roseberry...

Karen St.? 6th St. and 6th St.? Idaho street name issues plague Google Maps

Did you know that Downtown Boise has a corner of 6th St. and 6th St.? Or that Capitol Blvd. intersects with Broadway Ave.? No? No. But Google...

City of McCall urges county and Land Board to put a stop to Cougar Island auction

The City of McCall is continuing its fight to save Cougar Island.  At 14.21-acres, Cougar Island is the largest island in Payette Lake. In June,...

Large project with townhomes, apartments, commercial planned near Donnelly

A large multi-family development could pop up near Donnelly.  Triple Dot Development has applied to build a townhome subdivision just over 20 acres by Roseberry...

Engineering firm tells Little ‘the project corridor is safe’ in letter on Idaho 55 project

A third-party engineer who consulted on the Idaho Highway 55 project wrote a letter to Governor Brad Little declaring the corridor safe for the...

‘Getting dangerous’: ITD knew of Idaho 55 issues before major slide that narrowly missed a driver. Now it’s millions over budget

On a crisp, late fall day last year, less than 200 feet made all the difference on Idaho Highway 55.  Just after 2 p.m. on...

Update: Toxins present in Lake Cascade, but no health advisory yet

Update: Idaho DEQ received the test results of water samples in Lake Cascade and the department says toxins are present. However, the levels don’t...

Editor’s note: How and why we produced our investigation on Highway 55

Today, we are publishing the result of a long-term investigation into the Idaho 55 construction zone near Smith's Ferry. In March of 2021, BoiseDev's Autum...

Storage facility with fire station possible in McCall

A project that has received backlash from the McCall community was back in front of planning and zoning earlier this month. Stor-It Self Storage...

McCall looks at adding new government agency to work on local housing problem

The McCall Area Local Housing Action Plan was presented to city council and with that came the request for a new government agency.  The newly proposed...

On the block: Land Board says it will auction McCall’s Cougar Island

The Idaho Land Board voted Tuesday to move forward with an auction of lots on Cougar Island in Payette Lake near McCall. As BoiseDev reported...

McCall’s Shore Lodge completes upgrades in time for summer season

Shore Lodge in McCall has been working throughout the off-season to complete a raft of small-scale upgrades. The lodge, which first opened in...

Estate subdivision planned just south of McCall

A large piece of property near McCall that was recently sold could turn into a large estate lot.  Out on 181 West Lake Fork Road,...