Here’s who is performing at the 2021 Boise Pride Festival

BOISE, Idaho — The Boise Pride Festival announced the lineup for the upcoming event on Friday. The Pride Festival is set to take place between Sept. 10-12, 2021. After being canceled last year and postponed until September this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the festival expanded from two to three days. The traditional fireworks … Read more

‘LOVE always wins’: Boise community steps up to replace stolen, damaged Pride flags

Boise Police have arrested someone suspected of stealing Pride flags in the Boise North End. BOISE, Idaho — The Boise community is proving that love outweighs hate after Pride flags were stolen and damaged in the North End. Boise Police responded to reports of a theft on Harrison Boulevard early Friday morning. Officers were immediately … Read more

The show must go on: Idaho Shakespeare Festival going to mostly full capacity for 2021 season

The schedule includes three plays on the stage, and pre-show mini-concerts in the meadow. The Boise summer tradition returns after a 2020 season that was canceled. BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Shakespeare Festival is back on for the 2021 season, with some changes related to COVID-19 concerns as well as changes that encourage patrons to … Read more

Play on! Idaho Shakespeare Festival going to mostly full capacity for 2021 season

The schedule includes three plays on the stage, and pre-show mini-concerts in the meadow. The Boise summer tradition returns after a 2020 season that was canceled. BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Shakespeare Festival is back on for the 2021 season, with some changes related to COVID-19 concerns as well as changes that encourage patrons to … Read more

208 Redial: What could you get with 50 cents 20 years ago?

In 2001, John Miller took to the streets of Boise to see how residents felt about the rising cost of everything. Today, these prices would be considered a bargain. BOISE, Idaho — Editor’s note: This story originally aired on June 11, 2001. It’s no secret the cost of living was significantly less 20 years ago … Read more

7’s Hero: Meridian school custodian saved after having a heart attack in a classroom

Three fast-acting staff members at St. Ignatius School in Meridian helped save custodian Jeff McDonnell’s life. He says thank you will never be enough. MERIDIAN, Idaho — A custodian at a Meridian elementary and middle school was saved by three fellow staff members after he had a heart attack in a second-grade classroom. He is … Read more

Boise ‘Paint the Town’ inspires others to pay it forward

NeighborWorks Boise’s 39th annual Paint the Town had groups of volunteers dedicating hours of their time to help others in need fix up their homes. BOISE, Idaho — One of Boise’s largest volunteer opportunities has made another huge impact in the Treasure Valley this weekend.  NeighborWorks Boise’s 39th annual Paint the Town had groups of … Read more

‘My world was just ripped out from underneath me’: Meridian Police officer shares her experience battling Stage 2 breast cancer

Erin Bustos and her husband moved to Idaho with hopes of starting their family, but a devastating breast cancer diagnosis led them to put their plans on hold. MERIDIAN, Idaho — A Meridian police officer who was recently diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer is speaking out regarding her diagnosis and offering a hopeful message … Read more

Boise community group offers continued support for mass stabbing victims: ‘We will continue to be there’

The Idaho Office for Refugees is thankful there may be some closure for the victims after Timmy Kinner was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday. BOISE, Idaho — Community support continues to pour in for the victims of a 2018 mass stabbing after 33-year-old Timmy Kinner was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday … Read more

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