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Virtual College Fair Begins Today

Virtual College Fair Begins Today

  The State Board of Education’s virtual college fair is open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. today through Thursday. Idaho high school students, their families, as well as adults looking to advance or change their career can register to learn about academic and career technical education programs offered at each of Idaho’s eight public higher…More

Boise Public Library branches reopen with limited hours

Boise Public Library branches reopen with limited hours

  On Monday – Boise Public Library branches reopened for in-person visits with limited hours and locations. A limited number of customers will be allowed in for browsing and using computers from 2-6 p.m. Monday to Friday and 10 am. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Main Library. The Neighborhood branches will only open…More

BLM honors fallen airtanker pilot Ricky Fulton

BLM honors fallen airtanker pilot Ricky Fulton

  The Bureau of Land Management’s national Fire and Aviation Honor Guard escorted fallen airtanker pilot Ricky Fulton from Emmett to the Boise Airport today. (Monday, September 28, 2020) Fulton is being flown to his family in Oklahoma after being killed in an aviation accident south of Emmett while fighting a wildland fire. This morning,…More

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Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

Luke Combs & Ashley Gorley Win Nashville Songwriter Awards From the NSAI

The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) announced its Songwriter of the Year and Songwriter/Artist of the Year as part of its annual Nashville Songwriter Awards. Songwriter/Artist of the Year: Luke Combs Songwriter of the Year: Ashley Gorley This marks the second year in a row Luke has been named Songwriter/Artist of the Year, while Ashley…More

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs to Perform at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Luke Combs will perform at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards on Oct. 14. Luke, who is nominated for four awards, joins Alicia Keys, Bad Bunny and Post Malone as announced performers. Kelly Clarkson will host the 2020 Billboard Music Awards for the third year in a row. The show will broadcast live from The Dolby…More

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project Forges Ahead to Support Veterans

The Journey Home Project, a nonprofit founded by the late Charlie Daniels that supports veterans in their return, rehabilitation and reintegration back into civilian life, will forge ahead as The Charlie Daniels Journey Home Project (TCDJHP). Charlie, who passed away on July 6, 2020, at age 83, co-founded The Journey Home Project in 2014 with…More

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Worthington BLOG:  From Patriot to Punchline

Worthington BLOG: From Patriot to Punchline

From Patriot to Punchline By Rick Worthington 9/3/20 Have you ever tried to do something good, but went about doing it the wrong way? I think, that is what we saw from Ammon Bundy during the Special Session in Idaho. I fear those actions have tainted the man’s reputation as a freedom fighter to what…

Worthington BLOG: Racism is more common than you think

Worthington BLOG: Racism is more common than you think

  Racism is more common than you think 6/4/20   By: Rick Worthington I guess this is as good a time as any to admit, the #BLM rallies in Idaho and the rioting in other areas has me thinking more about racism than I have in years. Let us speak honestly. Racism exists, and it is…

Worthington BLOG: Don’t Judge Me For Opening My Business Early

Worthington BLOG: Don’t Judge Me For Opening My Business Early

Worthington BLOG: Don’t Judge Me For Opening My Business Early 5/13/20 By Rick Worthington I’m not one to rebel or clash against the government. I believe in the rule of law, and abide by the law as best I can…for the most part. Yes, I’ve had a speeding ticket in my lifetime. I mean, I’ve…