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First official step taken for downtown Boise stadium

Developer Chris Schoen considered moving his proposed downtown stadium to the College of Western Idaho site near the river, but he has now shifted back to his original Americana Boulevard/Shoreline Drive site. Atlanta-based Greenstone Properties, where Schoen is managing partner, will have a neighborhood meeting on the proposal April 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the parking ... (more…)

ID: Lewiston Losing Horizon Air Service

March 27--Lewiston is losing Seattle and Boise commercial passenger flights as Horizon Air withdraws from the only airport it serves in north central Idaho. Alaska Airlines, the parent company of Horizon, is ending its services because its Lewiston flights typically are 60 percent full, compared with 85 percent full system-wide, said Candice Payne, regional manager of sales and community marketing,

Thanks to the activists who are shaping Boise growth. Don’t let fanatics drown you out. | Idaho Statesman

Civic engagement is critical and is a central component of our democracy. As a public servant I believe it is imperative to engage in civil discourse. I admire our community’s activists and encourage their voice and passion. However, I do believe it is important to distinguish between an activist and a fanatic. An activist is a vigorous advocate of a

uBreakiFix Opens Doors in Boise to Serve Community’s Tech Repair Needs

BOISE, Idaho, March 09, 2018 -- uBreakiFix opens in Boise on March 9 at 3629 S Federal Way. The fast-growing technology repair brand provides same-day repair service of all electronics, specializing in cell phone repair and computer repair at its more than 365 locations across North America. uBreakiFix opens in Boise on March 9 at 3629 S Federal Way. The

America’s Fastest-Growing Cities 2018

Boise City, Idaho is enjoying some of swiftest growth in the country. In 2017, it exceeded expansion expectations by nearly every metric that matters. It's population of around 220,000 grew 3.08% in 2017, more than any other major metro. Employment increased 3.58%, the second strongest growth around. Home prices, a proxy for wealth, increased 11.58%--number four in the U.S. Meanwhile,