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No CWI Bond Election in May

No CWI Bond Election in May

Nampa (670 KBOI News) – Six months after the first bond was rejected, the College of Western Idaho says it will not ask voters to approve a bond for a new health science building this May. The Idaho Press is reporting the announcement was made by CWI Board Chairman Skip Smyser, who said he’d met with…MORE

Kinner Name Change Denied

Kinner Name Change Denied

Boise (670 KBOI News) – Accused murder Timmy Kinner’s name will not be changed to Eternal Love, says an Ada County judge. According to the Idaho Press, Magistrate Judge Lynette McHenry said Kinner was not at a hearing Tuesday to make his case, and did not request transportation from the Idaho Maximum Security Institution to the…MORE

Boise State women’s basketball to face Oregon State in NCAA tournament

Boise State women’s basketball to face Oregon State in NCAA tournament

    The Boise State women’s basketball team will face off against No. 4 seed Oregon State on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Broncos will have a matchup with Beavers’ point guard Destiny Slocum, a graduate of Mountain View High School in Meridian. The game will be in Corvallis at…MORE

Woman files tort claim against Fruitland School District after alleged sexual assault

Woman files tort claim against Fruitland School District after alleged sexual assault

  The alleged victim who claims Fruitland High Principal Mike Fitch sexually harassed and assaulted her has filed a tort claim against the Fruitland School District. Last month, Fitch was charged with three misdemeanors — two counts of sexual battery and one count of patronizing a prostitute. CBS 2 News reports, in court documents, the…MORE

New bill looks to eliminate exploding targets in Idaho

New bill looks to eliminate exploding targets in Idaho

  A bill set out to eliminate the risk of wildfires in Idaho by banning explosive targets on all public lands cleared the Senate on Monday. The bill, sponsored by Senate Minority Leader Michelle Stennett, would bring Idaho in line with federal laws prohibiting exploding targets during the fire season of May to October. The…MORE

“Sideboard” Bill Introduced to Add Work Requirement to Medicaid

“Sideboard” Bill Introduced to Add Work Requirement to Medicaid

Boise (670 KBOI News) – Another bill to add so-called “sideboards”, or conditions, to the Medicaid expansion law will be debated in the House Health and Welfare Committee. Nampa Representative John VanderWoude sponsored the new draft bill, just as he sponsored House Bill 249, which was held in committee after an outpouring of public opposition. That…MORE

Bill to Legalize Hemp in Idaho Heads to Senate

Bill to Legalize Hemp in Idaho Heads to Senate

Boise (670 KBOI News) – With time running out for the 2019 legislative session, the Idaho House is lighting a fire under a bill to legalize hemp production. It was just Friday when House Bill 122, sponsored by Representatives Dorothy Moon of Stanley and Caroline Nilsson-Troy of Genesee, cleared Committee to advance to the floor. But…MORE

Fatal crash on Highway 46 blocks traffic

Fatal crash on Highway 46 blocks traffic

  A woman is dead after Idaho State Police say a man fell asleep at the wheel and hit another car head on, driving on State Highway 46, Saturday morning. The male driver was traveling southbound, just after 630 a.m. before falling asleep, crossing the center lane, and hitting another car, head on. The driver…MORE

One person dead following explosion in McCall

One person dead following explosion in McCall

  A man is dead following a propane explosion near the McCall Golf Club. A girl, who was pulled from the rubble following the explosion was flown to Boise and is in the Intensive Care Unit. CBS 2 News reports, Crews were called out just after 4:15 Sunday evening. When they arrived, crews say they…MORE

High speed chase in Nampa ends in Ontario with shots fired

High speed chase in Nampa ends in Ontario with shots fired

  A suspect is pronounced dead after a high speed chase by Idaho and Oregon State Police, which ended with shots fired. The pursuit started in Nampa Thursday afternoon and ended in Ontario. Victor Morales Zavala was discovered to be driving a stolen pickup truck, and was pursued west on Interstate 84. Ontario Police successfully…MORE

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