Ray Johnson, a retired REI jack-of-all-trades employee, grew up “out near Marsing” in the Deer Flat area. “My grandfather came into the valley in 1914,” Johnson said. “It was a great way to grow up.”

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NAMPA — Treasure Valley residents in the market for a car may have noticed fewer new models available on lots. That’s because a global shortage of semiconductors is forcing manufacturers to keep mostly finished cars on factory floors.

This is the tale of a “naked” cat — the breed is actually called “sphynx” — a line of clothing created for the naked cat (that boasts international and celeb sales) — and a new beer, named for said cat.

MERIDIAN — Two large parcels of state-owned agricultural land in Caldwell sold together for $36.6 million during an auction on Friday afternoon. Endurance Holdings, LLC, a Meridian-based company, offered the winning bid, according to Emily Mueller, an administration agent with Corbett Bottle…

Our stories connect us in ways that are sometimes not visible to the naked eye, yet those connections can create bonds so strong; they are the ties that bind. When the pandemic entered Idaho, we at Idaho Press told the stories we could, realizing the monumental challenge of attempting to rec…

JEROME — Along with five other science and technology innovators from across the United States, Hempitecture’s COO, Tommy Gibbons, will join the fifth cohort of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Innovation Crossroads two-year program in June. As the Southeast’s only research and development pr…

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BOISE — The Boise School District is responding to a public records request filed by the co-chair of the Idaho lieutenant governor’s school indoctrination task force, but it would cost more than $150,000 to assemble all the records requested by state Rep. Priscilla Giddings.

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Median home prices in the Treasure Valley increased again in May, with the median home price of a home in Ada County rising above $500,000 for the first time, according to data from the Intermountain Multiple Listing Service.

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BOISE — Idaho started doubling camping fees for out-of-staters at its five most popular state parks on Thursday, as required by a new law passed by the Legislature this year, but it will be at least a year before we see if it helps Idahoans get spots in the popular parks — because all five, …

Idaho’s few COVID-19 cases currently being reported are almost all in unvaccinated people. And in the first six months of 2021, the rate of seniors being hospitalized has drastically declined, sparing some of those most vulnerable to the coronavirus and relieving pandemic-related hospital strains.

BOISE — The dream world for Idaho’s ascendant far right is one where state lawmakers run a sovereign nation-state free of federal oversight. It would be a place where they can outlaw all abortions, dictate what is taught in schools, have complete say over public health rules and gun laws, an…

NAMPA — Margie Potter walked toward the Nampa City Council during its Monday meeting. She stood behind the podium and began to talk about the Copper Depot Apartments project she started working on separately from her job with the Salvation Army.

NAMPA — Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling’s son lives in the Tuscany development in Meridian. The development features a mix of houses. Some don’t have yards and some have big yards. The neighborhood has a diversity of housing types, walking paths and shared open space.