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Fall Burning?  Check Before You Throw That Match

Fall Burning? Check Before You Throw That Match

Boise (670 KBOI News) – All right…fire season is over, so it’s a great time to go out and just burn all those leaves you raked up, right? Not necessarily so, says Michael Toole of the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality. He says true, the wildfire smoke is gone, but smoke from crop residue burn-offs and…More

Nampa Approves Anti-Panhandling Signs

Nampa Approves Anti-Panhandling Signs

Nampa (670 KBOI News) – Panhandling is protected by the First Amendment, so says the United States Supreme Court, but that doesn’t mean Nampa leaders want to encourage it. This week, the City Council approved $1,800 to build and install 10 signs encouraging people to not give money to panhandlers, but to non-profit groups that help…More

UPDATE: Nampa Standoff Ends Peacefully

UPDATE: Nampa Standoff Ends Peacefully

Nampa (670 KBOI News) – A police standoff in South Nampa is over, after a woman wanted on a felony failure to appear warrant surrendered Tuesday afternoon. According to Sergeant Tim Riha with the Nampa PD, the standoff began shortly before 10:00 Tuesday morning, when they got a call from a homeowner that a wanted woman…More

Idaho Parents Will be Able to Enroll Their Kids in Utah-Based Pre-K Program

Idaho Parents Will be Able to Enroll Their Kids in Utah-Based Pre-K Program

Salt Lake City (670 KBOI News) – Not this school year, but next, there will be another opportunity for some parents to enroll their kids in a pre-kindergarten program in Idaho. Claudia Miner, with the Waterford Institute in Salt Lake City, says they’ve recently gotten a federal Department of Education grant to expand their software-based pre-K…More

Standoff in South Nampa

Standoff in South Nampa

Nampa (670 KBOI News) – Nampa police are on the scene of a standoff situation in South Nampa, where a woman with a gun is holed up in a home, refusing to come out. According to Sergeant Tim Riha, it started just before 1:00 this afternoon, when officers tried to serve the woman with a felony…More

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Lauren Alaina Cancels More Shows Due to “Family Medical Emergency”

Lauren Alaina Cancels More Shows Due to “Family Medical Emergency”

Due to a “family medical emergency,” Lauren Alaina will not perform on Oct. 19 in Sugar Land, Texas, or Oct. 20 in New Braunfels, Texas, as part of Cole Swindell and Dustin Lynch’s Reason to Drink Another Tour. Lauren’s step-dad, Sam Ramker, has been battling Stage IV cancer since March. Lauren and her teamed shared…More

Who’s New: Nora Collins

Who’s New: Nora Collins

Born: Brookfield, Wis. Lives: Nashville Age: 24 Single: “Plain Jane” EP: Strings (Nov. 2) Twitter: @Nora_Collins Instagram: @Nora_Collins Facebook: @NoraCollinsOfficial How did you get started playing music? I have always loved to sing. It all started in the church choir. The director saw something in me and suggested to my parents that we look into…More

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