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IHFA to support Interfaith Sanctuary without federal grant

The Idaho Housing and Finance Administration will no longer be seeking a federal grant to help Interfaith Sanctuary expand, but will still be supporting...

No, Powerball isn’t over in Idaho. But it could be soon

You might have seen a social media post, radio announcement or national news headline saying that the Idaho Powerball game is over in Idaho....

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

FROM THE ARCHIVES - A BEST OF BOISEDEV STORY "In attempting to explain the Boise phenomenon, many local executives cite the industrious workforce, the... climate,...

Jesse Tree: Evictions continue in Treasure Valley despite federal moratorium

There might be a national moratorium on evictions, but they keep coming in the Treasure Valley.  According to an analysis of court documents by eviction-prevention...

Micron says racist vandalism & home protests ‘impact… our longevity’ in Idaho; Gov. Little responds

During a morning address with Boise Mayor Lauren McLean, Ahavath Beth Israel Rabbi Dan Fink, Wassmuth Center Executive Director Dan Prinzing, and a key...

Idaho women leaving the workforce at higher rates than men during the pandemic

Cara Starr is glad to be back cutting hair at her Boise Bench salon Haven Hair Lounge, but everything is not back to normal....

What is the coolest thing made in Idaho? Contest aims to find out

TechHelp and the Idaho Manufacturers Alliance joined together this year to create the first "Coolest Thing Made in Idaho" contest. Through October 15th, you...

McLean releases economic recovery taskforce recommendations

Four months after Mayor Lauren McLean convened an Economic Recovery Taskforce to propose solutions to help the economy recover from the pandemic, the results...

Boise-area bar owners ask permission to reopen; Health district to consider

A group of ten bar owners asked the Central District Health Dept. to reconsider its shutdown order for their establishments. Now, the health district's...

Distillery combines old-world traditions with premium Idaho ingredients

By Rachel Garceau / Idaho News 6 The rolling hills of the Sunnyslope region in Southwest Idaho are famous for superb soils and fantastic fruit-growing...

Western Aircraft to expand, double size of Boise campus

Western Aircraft, an aircraft maintenance and repair company, announced its plan to expand and double the size of its Boise campus. Located near Gowen Field...

Large private equity firm buys big stake in Boise’s Albertsons

Boise-based Albertsons Companies attracted a large new investor. Apollo Global Management bought a 17.5% chunk of the grocery giant's preferred stock, according to...

Most stores remain closed as Boise Towne Square opens

Boise Towne Square Mall in Boise opened its doors to the public Tuesday for the first time in more than a month. But for...

Boise Towne Square isn’t open yet, sets reopening date

Boise Towne Square Mall in Boise closed more than a month ago, right before Gov. Brad Little announces a stay at home order for...

Idaho Statesman employees vote to form union

Eighteen newsroom employees at the Idaho Statesman voted to form a union, the Idaho News Guild. A release from the group said the...