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To Some Idahoans, Emergency Loans are “COVID Relief”

To Some Idahoans, Emergency Loans are “COVID Relief”

  To Some Idahoans, Emergency Loans are “COVID Relief” Eric Tegethoff BOISE, Idaho – While there may be a light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel, many Idahoans still face big financial challenges. One organization offering emergency personal loans to people in the Treasure Valley and Twin Falls areas says it’s been hard to keep up…MORE

Rep. Muffy Davis to ask House of Representatives allowance to work remotely

Rep. Muffy Davis to ask House of Representatives allowance to work remotely

  There will be a unique request made today at the Statehouse. Rep. Muffy Davis of Ketchum will ask the House of Representatives today to suspend the rules and allow her to work remotely during this session. Rep. Davis, a paraplegic with compromised lung function, Rep. Sue Chew of Boise, who has diabetes and hypertension,…MORE

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Cyberstalking Idaho Woman

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Cyberstalking Idaho Woman

  A Florida man has pleaded guilty to two counts of cyber-stalking two people in Idaho who were attacked back in 1999. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Boise says Alvin George of Florida, researched a crime where two children were attacked. One of the children survived the attack, but the other passed away. George began…MORE

Idaho Universities Offer Deal to Lawmakers on Education Budget

Idaho Universities Offer Deal to Lawmakers on Education Budget

  Idaho’s university presidents want to make a deal with the Legislature. The proposal goes like this: If lawmakers approve Gov. Brad Little’s higher education budget, the presidents will extend Idaho’s tuition freeze for a second year. The Idaho Press reports, the presidents made the pledge in a joint news release Wednesday, sent out by…MORE

Paycheck Protection Program Loans Available For Businesses

Paycheck Protection Program Loans Available For Businesses

  The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has reopened, and the U.S. Small Business Administration said this new round would be easier to access for business owners in underserved and disadvantaged communities. Gary Eisenbraun, a director of Small Business Administration Boise district office tells KIVI-TV the latest COVID-19 relief package included more than $284 billion to…MORE

Bomb Threat Lands Boise Man in Jail

Bomb Threat Lands Boise Man in Jail

  An Idaho man with a history of making bomb threats to courthouses is going to federal prison. Kristopher Wrede of Boise, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court to one year for making a bomb threat. He will also serve three years of supervised release following his prison sentence. Wrede was…MORE

Boise City Council Adds New Rules For Bike Bars

Boise City Council Adds New Rules For Bike Bars

  If you have spent anytime around the downtown area on a Friday or Saturday night – you have seen them being pedaled down the street…Bike Bars. Usually the people pedaling the bike bars have a beer in hand – and might even be heard singing – accompanied by loud music as they roll down…MORE

Boise State Football Adds OC and DC

Boise State Football Adds OC and DC

  Boise State head football coach Andy Avalos continues to build out his coaching staff. Avelos on Tuesday added Tim Plough to his staff as the Broncos’ offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Plough comes to Boise State from his alma mater, UC Davis. He was the Aggies’ offensive coordinator since 2017, and became the associate…MORE

Broncos run win streak to 11 in 83-60 victory at Wyoming

Broncos run win streak to 11 in 83-60 victory at Wyoming

  Devonaire Doutrive scored 11 of his career-high 21 points in the final four minutes to help Boise State close the game on a 20-2 run and beat Wyoming 83-60, Monday at Arena-Auditorium. The victory pushes the Bronco win streak to a school-record 11 games and ties the program’s best start to a conference season…MORE

Middleton School District Begins Search for New Superintendent

Middleton School District Begins Search for New Superintendent

  The search is on for a new leader to lead the Middleton School District. The district says current interim superintendent Kristin Beck will return as assistant superintendent of human resources beginning July 1st. The superintendent selected for the 2021-22 school year will be the fourth in as many years, but the board will have…MORE

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670 KBOI Guest BLOG:  Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra

670 KBOI Guest BLOG: Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra

670 KBOI Guest BLOG: Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra Superintendent Ybarra praises Gov. Little’s continued commitment to education Monday’s State of the State address by Gov. Brad Little offered welcome news to educators and families throughout Idaho. “Investing in Idaho’s public schools continues to be the top priority for Gov. Little, with a particular…

670 KBOI Guest BLOG:  IEA President Layne McInelly

670 KBOI Guest BLOG: IEA President Layne McInelly

670 KBOI Guest BLOG: IEA President Layne McInelly Governor’s Budget Shows Promise, but Lacks Bold Vision Needed “Governor Little’s budget proposal checks some important boxes, but it lacks the bold vision and initiative Idaho students deserve.  Idaho’s prosperous economy, a budget surplus of more than $600 million, and a growing population make this an ideal time…

Santa’s Shopping list

Santa’s Shopping list

Kissin 92.3 is hooking you up with some free groceries!! All you need to do is keep track of Santa’s shopping list! We are sending Santa shopping and adding a new item to his list every weekday at: 8am, 10am, noon, 3pm and 5pm Every morning Alana and Chris will ask for the previous days…

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…

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