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Construction begins to replace The Blue

Construction begins to replace The Blue

  The Blue, one of the most iconic fields in collegiate football, is being replaced for the 2019 season, and construction began this week at Albertsons Stadium. The project is scheduled to conclude May 30th. Originally installed for the 1986 season, this will be the sixth edition of The Blue. Changes from the previous version…More

Fruitland High School Principal Mike Fitch resigns following sexual battery charges

Fruitland High School Principal Mike Fitch resigns following sexual battery charges

  Fruitland High School Principal Mike Fitch resigned his position Thursday afternoon according to the Fruitland School District Superintendent Teresa Fabricius. Fitch was charged in February of sexual battery of a co-worker and offering her money in exchange for sex at the school. Superintendent Teresa Fabricius said the resignation allows the district to move forward…More

Americrete Ready-Mix Concrete considers expansion in Nampa

Americrete Ready-Mix Concrete considers expansion in Nampa

Canyon County has approved a tax break for a concrete manufacturing company considering a multimillion dollar expansion in Nampa. The Idaho Press reports, Americrete Ready-Mix Concrete is planning a $7.9 million project at on Flamingo Ave. The proposed manufacturing plant would include an 80,000-square-foot building to Canyon County. Canyon County commissioners Tom Dale and Leslie…More

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Blake Shelton to Headline Musicians On Call’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Blake Shelton to Headline Musicians On Call’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

Blake Shelton will headline the 20th anniversary celebration for Musicians On Call, a nonprofit organization that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in hospitals across the country. The celebration will take place at Nashville’s CMA Theater on May 31. Cale Dodds will open the show before Blake takes the stage. In…More

Thomas Rhett Releases Nostalgic New Track, “Remember the Young” [Listen]

Thomas Rhett Releases Nostalgic New Track, “Remember the Young” [Listen]

Thomas Rhett released a nostalgic new song, “Remember the Young,” from his upcoming fourth studio album, Center Point Road, which will drop on May 31. Penned by TR, Jesse Frasure, Ashley Gorley, “Remember the Young” follows the release of the album’s lead single, “Look What God Gave Her,” which is currently No. 14 on the…More

Blogs

Worthington BLOG: Should I Leave the Republican Party?

Worthington BLOG: Should I Leave the Republican Party?

Worthington BLOG: Should I Leave the Republican Party? Rick Worthington 4/3/19   I look at the “old republican guard” and it’s refusal to modernize and catch up with the rest of the country. I find new blood and new ideas are badly needed. I support government that it is accountable to the people and does…