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Moving 55? McCall, ITD study rerouting highway around tourist destination, making other upgrades

Republished by permission from the Star-News of McCall. Subscribe to the digital or print editions. Moving Idaho 55 from its current route through town to Deinhard Street and Boydstun Lane is under study by the City of McCall and the Idaho...

McCall City Council approves new COVID-19 health advisory

McCalls City Council approved a COVID-19 health advisory at last night’s meeting. Council voted to support Central District Health November 17 advisory and is asking everyone to do their best to follow the seven-section order. The seven-section order is as...

McCall’s single- and multi-family building permits remained steady in 2020 despite pandemic

McCall did not see a significant decrease in people wanting to move to the mountain town over the course of 2020. In 2019, the city received only five more building permits for single and multi-family dwellings than in 2020.  There...

Thirteen homes proposed for McCall during Planning & Zoning meeting

Steve Millemann of Net Prophet LLC, presented preliminary plans for 13 detached single-family dwellings to McCall’s Planning and Zoning Commission on December 1. The Running Horse subdivisions will total 3.3 acres and run on West Lake Street across from Rotary...

McCall council unanimously approves new public art piece

The City of McCall’s Public Art Advisory Committee and council selected Idaho artists Erica and Jamie Laidlaw to create a public art piece for the city. And after surveying many people, from children to adults, the Laidlaws found that...

New affordable duplexes proposed for McCall

RLC Holdings, LLC of Camas, Washington spoke to the McCall Planning and Zoning Commission earlier this month, to pitch 15 new affordable duplexes on 428 Colorado St. Duplex layout The duplexes would be on the 3.87 acres site RLC purchased...

Tamarack to launch food hall near the slopes with pizza, tacos and more

Tamarack Resort just opened a new upscale restaurant last weekend and will soon open more dining options. The Rendezvous is a food hall in the Village located right across from The Reserve. The Rendezvous has four food options; El Pueblo Taqueria,...

Tamarack opens this week with new upscale restaurant

Tamarack Resort will open this Friday with a new upscale restaurant located in The Village. This season Tamarack is offering their guests more upscale dining options with The Reserve, serving Italian-inspired food. Also available to guests is the Mountain Bites...

Despite Winter Carnival cancellation, McCall Chamber thinks winter will still be busy

The McCall Area Chamber previously announced the annual McCall Winter Carnival would happen with modifications, no big crowd events, and more outdoor recreation. A few weeks later, the chamber changed course, and cancelled the carnival. Before making the decision, it...

‘Are you serious?’ Proposal for new McCall Maverik station catches public ire

McCall could get a new 4,424 square foot Maverik gas station and convenience store, just a few blocks away from the current location. The Salt Lake City-based chain asked McCall's Planing & Zoning Commission to approve the new project at...

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Special prosecutor to look into process of Labrador appointment to CDH, new candidates to be named

The Ada County Commission will again consider its appointment to the Central District Board of Health at a meeting...