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Orange Air Quality Advisory for Southwest Idaho and the Treasure Valley

Orange Air Quality Advisory for Southwest Idaho and the Treasure Valley

The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality issued an Orange Air Quality Advisory for southwest Idaho and the Treasure Valley because of high pollutant levels associated with smoke impacts. The “orange” category is unhealthy for sensitive groups, according to the Department. Air pollutants can cause breathing difficulties for children, the elderly and those with respiratory problems.…MORE

Boise State to sell alcohol at Albertsons Stadium during football games

Boise State to sell alcohol at Albertsons Stadium during football games

Boise State is no longer a dry campus. Boise State announced on Monday, they will sell alcohol inside the general seating areas of Albertsons Stadium for football games this fall. Details on brands and prices were not included in Monday’s announcement, but Boise State confirmed acohol will be available at kiosks throughout the stadium, and…MORE

Fire destroys home in Boise

Fire destroys home in Boise

Two people suffered potentially life-threatening injuries after a fire destroyed a Boise home early Monday. Boise Fire is investigating what caused the house fire in southwest Boise that destroyed the home and left multiple people injured. Flames broke out at a home on the 10000 block of Huntwood Drive just after 2 a.m. on Monday…MORE

Bootleg fire grows to over 303,000 acres in size

Bootleg fire grows to over 303,000 acres in size

The Bootleg Fire continues to burn, approximately 11 miles northeast of the town of Sprague River. This is the fire that has been belching smoke into the Boise area. As of late Sunday night, the fire has grown to over 303,000 acres in size and is still just 25% contained. They are still expecting a…MORE

Boise State football single-game tickets go on sale today (Monday)

Boise State football single-game tickets go on sale today (Monday)

Single-game tickets for the 2021 Boise State football season will go on sale to the general public today (July 19) at 9 a.m. Ticket prices start as low as $25 for general admission in the north end zone, and a discounted rate for both juniors and seniors is available. All ticketing options can be purchased…MORE

Red Flag Warning issued for several areas of Idaho

Red Flag Warning issued for several areas of Idaho

Toasty temperatures, dry conditions, and smoky skies are expected to continue throughout the week. Our official air quality over the weekend was ‘Moderate’ to ‘Unhealthy for Some’ and we expect more of the same this week. There is a Red Flag Warning issued for areas over Payette, Boise, and Western Sawtooth National Forest. A Red…MORE

Boise City Council approves Office of Police Accountability

Boise City Council approves Office of Police Accountability

On Tuesday, The Boise City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to establish the Office of Police Accountability (OPA) formerly known as the Office of Police Oversight. The OPA will be a place where community members can file complaints against the Boise Police Department. City leaders say the goal is to increase transparency and accountability when…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…

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…

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…

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