Boise Fire Dept. participates in stair climb to raise money for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Since the LLS Stair Climb began, more than $20 million has been raised by the foundation with 100% of the proceeds benefitting LLS. BOISE, Idaho — Firefighters from across the country climbed as one on Saturday to take part in the annual Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Firefighter Stairclimb. The mission is to end blood cancer … Read more

Boise boy battling spinal tumor gifted with ‘family of support’ and more

The 35th Annual Friendship Scramble Golf Tournament raised $35,000 for a five-year-old boy and his family. He was recently diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. BOISE, Idaho — Community members in Boise came together to show a local family they are not alone. The Friendship Foundation put on its 35th annual Friendship Scramble Golf Tournament on … Read more

Rombauer crosses finish line first at Preakness

Medina Spirit finished third in the 1 3/16-mile race and was passed for the first time in his career after going off as the 2-1 favorite. BALTIMORE — Preakness champion Rombauer’s trainer, Michael McCarthy, lobbied hard to get the bay colt entered into the Kentucky Derby. The horse’s owners, Diane and John Fradkin, just didn’t … Read more

Space Force commander fired after comments made on conservative podcast

A Space Force lieutenant colonel has been removed from his command after appearing on a conservative podcast criticizing the United States military. Lt. Col. Matthew Lohmeier joined The Steve Gruber show to discuss his new book, “Irresistible Revolution: Marxism’s Goal of Conquest & the Unmaking of the American Military,” which alleges that Marxist ideologies are … Read more

Brooklyn Center City Council approves sweeping police reforms in the wake of Daunte Wright’s death

The Brooklyn Center City Council voted 4-1 Saturday afternoon to dramatically reduce the power of its police department in a sweeping new measure. Brooklyn Center, a suburb of Minneapolis, where Daunte Wright died after being shot by an officer who said she thought she was holding her Taser rather than her handgun. “Our community has … Read more