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Roads Close Tuesday for This Weekend’s X Games in Downtown Boise

Roads Close Tuesday for This Weekend’s X Games in Downtown Boise

Boise (670 KBOI News) – The X Games Qualifying Round is this weekend, but some of the streets around Rhodes Skate Park in downtown Boise will be closed down starting Tuesday evening, about 6:30. Haley Williams with the Boise Police Department says they’re the same roads that usually get shut down for the X Games, mostly…MORE

IDHW Wants Your Two Cents on Proposed Medicaid Expansion Waiver

IDHW Wants Your Two Cents on Proposed Medicaid Expansion Waiver

Boise (670 KBOI News) – It may be summer, but the Idaho state government is working to hammer out the details of the Medicaid expansion passed by the voters in November, and wrestled with by the legislature this past session. The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is taking public comment on a waiver, which would…MORE

BPD Wants You to Join the “Thin Blue Line”

BPD Wants You to Join the “Thin Blue Line”

Boise (670 KBOI News) – If you feel a calling to serve your city, the BPD wants to talk with you…and maybe make you one of their own. Captain Brian Lee says they’re looking to start a new class of recruits this fall, at the BPD’s very own training academy. “We have our own in-house academy…MORE

Downtown Boise “Bike Garage” Cost $150,000, Will Take 40+ Years to Pay for Itself

Downtown Boise “Bike Garage” Cost $150,000, Will Take 40+ Years to Pay for Itself

Boise (670 KBOI News) – Boise’s Urban Renewal Agency, the Capital City Development Corporation, says it’s new so-called “bike garage”, at what used to be called the Eastman Garage, will provide secure parking for as many as 42 bikes…at a cost of $150,000. BoiseDev.com publisher Don Day says CCDC wanted to provide a more secure method…MORE

Oregon’s GOP Senators Protest Carbon Tax Bill by Walking Out

Oregon’s GOP Senators Protest Carbon Tax Bill by Walking Out

Somewhere in Idaho (670 KBOI News) – Oregon’s 11 Republican state senators are in hiding until the end of the legislative session on June 30th, to deny the legislature the quorum needed to pass a carbon tax bill critics say will cripple the state economy and cost jobs. Senator Tim Knopp of Bend told 670 KBOI’s…MORE

“Spring Cleaning” for Idaho’s Administrative Code

“Spring Cleaning” for Idaho’s Administrative Code

Boise (670 KBOI News) – The State of Idaho has done some “spring cleaning” of their administrative rules, and 20% of those will expire entirely on July 1st. About two weeks shy of the end of the fiscal year, Governor Little has republished a number of admin rules, that ordinarily are reauthorized at the end of…MORE

CWI Board Holds Tuition, Bumps Dual-Credit Cost

CWI Board Holds Tuition, Bumps Dual-Credit Cost

Nampa (670 KBOI News) – With college tuition rising almost across the board, the College of Western Idaho is holding their tuition at what it was last year, and the last four years in a row. Spokesman Mark Browning says the Board of Trustees last night voted to keep tuition at $139 per credit. He says…MORE

Accused Double Murderer Arraigned in Cassia County Court

Accused Double Murderer Arraigned in Cassia County Court

Cassia County (670 KBOI News) – The Los Angeles man who’s accused of killing two people in Utah, then running from police only to be caught last month in Cassia County, says he’s not guilty of the charges. The Idaho Statesman is reporting Johnathan Llana was arraigned in Cassia County court on charges he killed two…MORE

Idaho Power Reminds You to “Clean, Drain and Dry” Your Boat

Idaho Power Reminds You to “Clean, Drain and Dry” Your Boat

Boise (670 KBOI News) – Summer’s here and the time is right for hitching up the boat and heading down to Lake Powell or Lake Mead for some fishing or skiing. But Idaho Power is reminding you to be careful you don’t bring hitchhikers home to Idaho on your boat’s hull…quagga mussels. They’re asking you to…MORE

“Consumer Guilt” Affecting Americans’ Buying Decisions

“Consumer Guilt” Affecting Americans’ Buying Decisions

Boise (670 KBOI News) – When you go to the grocery store or go shopping for clothes, do you care about the political causes your favorite brand of dish soap contributes to? According to a survey from promotional marketing company CrestLine.com, 2/3 of the 2,100 people they surveyed — in 25 large cities — said yes,…MORE

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Zach Bryan at Ford Idaho Center

Zach Bryan at Ford Idaho Center

Zach Bryan is bringing his “Burn, Burn, Burn” tour to the Ford Idaho Center and here’s how YOU can get your tickets! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO PURCHASE TICKETS Register for the chance to purchase Zach Bryan tickets via Fair AXS at www.axs.com/zachbryan. After the Fair AXS registration period concludes on January 29 at 10pm ET,…

Country Chaos

Country Chaos

Mark your calendars for February 20, 2023 because Kissin 92.3 is welcoming COUNTRY CHAOS with Chayce Beckham, Drake Miligan and Kolby Cooper to the Knitting Factory! The only place to win your tickets is with Kissin 92.3! Purchase your $12 tickets here before they sell out! https://www.chaycebeckham.com/welcome/ https://www.drakemilligan.com/ https://www.kolbycooper.com/

Chris Janson VIP Pre-Party!

Join us Monday, August 22nd at the Western Idaho Fair for Chris Janson! Make sure you get there early because we’ll have a special Pre-Party for the first 75 people at the gate at 5pm catered by Costa Vida, plus your chance to upgrade your seats and win prizes from your favorite Kissin Country Artists!

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