Travel advisory issued on Highway 55, high traffic volumes anticipated

Officials are predicting heavy traffic on the two-lane highway due to a number of factors over the holiday weekend. BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Transportation Department has issued a travel advisory for those traveling on Highway 55 from Horseshoe Bend to McCall this weekend. Officials are predicting heavy traffic on the two-lane highway due to … Read more

Gowen Road Interchange to close overnight for chipseal work

The Idaho Transportation Department says interchange will be closed from 7 p.m. Wednesday until 5 a.m. Thursday. BOISE, Idaho — A traffic alert for motorists traveling in southeast Boise. The Idaho Transportation Department says crews will be closing the eastbound Interstate 84 entrance and exit ramps for the Gowen Road Interchange (Exit 57) starting at … Read more

Idaho 19 highway repair starts Monday in Homedale

ITD officials say drivers can expect a temporary gravel road surface during construction with two lanes of traffic, although detours or flagging is possible. HOMEDALE, Idaho — Drivers headed through Homedale will encounter construction starting this week.  The Idaho Transportation Department’s work to replace the pavement on a segment of Idaho 19 kicks off June … Read more

One killed, three injured in single-vehicle crash on US 20 near St. Anthony

Idaho State Police said 22-year-old Faith Jensen of Alpine, Utah passed away on Saturday afternoon after a crash near St. Anthony. ST ANTHONY, Idaho — One person was killed and three others were injured in a single-vehicle crash near St. Anthony on Friday afternoon. The crash occurred at milepost 343.5 on US 20. Idaho State … Read more

Busy Nampa intersection reopens after temporary closure for traffic light pole repair

NAMPA, Idaho — The intersection of Midland Boulevard and Roosevelt Avenue was closed for more than three hours Tuesday afternoon for repairs to a traffic light pole. The Nampa Police Department said in a Facebook post that something on an equipment truck struck and bent the pole Tuesday morning. The intersection was closed at 3 … Read more

Busy Nampa intersection closed while crews repair traffic light pole

NAMPA, Idaho — The intersection of Midland Boulevard and Roosevelt Avenue is closed for repairs to a traffic light pole. A spokesperson for the Nampa mayor’s office says something struck and bent the pole Tuesday morning. The intersection was closed at 3  p.m. so crews could begin realigning the pole. Crews are working as quickly … Read more

Ustick Road Overpass to be demolished

The Ustick Road Overpass will be closed as crews begin demolishing the bridge. CALDWELL, Idaho — A major road construction project is about to get underway in Canyon County. The Idaho Transportation Department will close the Ustick Road Overpass beginning Tuesday, June 1 to begin demolishing the bridge. Officials say replacing the overpass will make … Read more

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