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Kent State, Wyoming to meet in Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

Dec. 06, 2021 01:27 AM EST

Wyoming (6-6, Mountain West) vs Kent State (7-6, MAC), Dec. 21, 3:30 p.m. LOCATION: Boise, Idaho TOP PLAYERS Wyoming: LB Chad Muma was named All-MWC first team with 129 tackles, three interceptions and one sack. ...

Police: Graffiti in tunnels near Boise's Anne Frank memorial

Dec. 04, 2021 17:09 PM EST

BOISE (AP) — Someone painted anti-Semitic graffiti overnight Saturday in three tunnels near the Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial in downtown Boise, police said. The graffiti, which included spray-painted swastikas and other hate speech, was painted over Saturday...

Shaver Jr. scores 17 to carry Boise State over Tulsa 63-58

Dec. 03, 2021 23:41 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Marcus Shaver Jr. registered 17 points as Boise State narrowly beat Tulsa 63-58 on Friday night. Abu Kigab had 17 points for Boise State (4-4). Emmanuel Akot added 12 points. Tyson Degenhart had 11 points. Jeriah Horne had 17...

Third lawsuit filed against Idaho's redistricting commission

Dec. 01, 2021 15:34 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A third lawsuit has been filed with the Idaho Supreme Court against Idaho’s redistricting commission over a new map redrawing the state’s 35 legislative districts. Spencer Stucki of Chubbuck, in southeastern Idaho, filed the lawsuit Wednesday...

Collins sends Saint Louis past Boise State 86-82 in OT

Dec. 01, 2021 00:17 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Yuri Collins hit a go-ahead layup and two free throws in the final 34 seconds of overtime to lift Saint Louis to an 86-82 victory over Boise State on Tuesday night. Gibson Jimerson had 21 points to lead the Billikens (7-1), who won their fourth...

Higgins leads CS Bakersfield past Boise St. 46-39

Nov. 26, 2021 23:32 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Kaleb Higgins had 11 points as Cal State Bakersfield topped Boise State 46-39 on Friday night. Devonaire Doutrive had 15 points and six rebounds for the Broncos (3-3). Mladen Armus added nine rebounds. Marcus Shaver Jr., who was...

Idaho Supreme Court consolidates redistricting map lawsuits

Nov. 26, 2021 14:50 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Two lawsuits filed against Idaho’s redistricting commission over a new map redrawing the state’s 35 legislative districts have been consolidated into one lawsuit. The Idaho Supreme Court in an order dated Tuesday said it granted the...

Boise officials want to increase geothermal heating

Nov. 26, 2021 13:12 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The city of Boise is looking to expand its geothermal heating system by 40% as part of a goal to become carbon neutral by 2050. The city pumps 250 gallons (946 liters) of geothermal water to 96 buildings through 21 miles of pipes (34 kilometers). The...

Idaho governor makes pick for vacant state Senate seat

Nov. 24, 2021 17:39 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Carrie Semmelroth has been appointed to the Idaho Senate. Republican Gov. Brad Little selected Semmelroth on Wednesday to serve out the term of former Democratic Sen. Ali Rabe, who moved to a different legislative district. ...

Boise inks deal with Amazon for airport improvements

Nov. 24, 2021 13:48 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Boise officials have approved a lease agreement with online retailer Amazon as part of the company’s plan to build a cargo facility at the Boise Airport. The Idaho Press reports that the Boise City Council last week unanimously approved the...