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  1. The Galaxy ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Boise Weekly

    Reggae, funk and R&B aren't sounds often associated with the plains of Eastern Idaho, but they come together in The Galaxy Forest , a self-described "mountain reggae band" based in Idaho Falls. Fronted by Felicia and Alicia Banks, the band channels the sauntering groove of the islands but isn't afraid to venture into uptempo new age funk or crunchy ballads.

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  2. Serious Vehicle Accidents Mar Idaho WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Boise Weekly

    This was a particularly dangerous weekend on Idaho highways. Idaho State Police say a Caldwell woman was killed early Saturday morning when her vehicle, traveling south on U.S. 95 just north of New Meadows, left the road and smashed into a tree.

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  3. Behavioral Health Crisis Center to Open in Coeur d'AleneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Boise Weekly

    Coeur d'Alene is set to receive the Gem State's second state-funded behavioral health crisis center, the Coeur d'Alene Press reports . Monday, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare confirmed that the facility would go to Coeur d'Alene in Idaho Health District 1, which includes Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai and Shoshone counties.

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  4. Video: Shrine Circus Met With Protests... AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    The Shrine Circus, which traditionally travels through Southern Idaho each summer with stops in Boise, Twin Falls, Idaho Falls and Pocatello, brings more than a parade of animals-it also courts a fair amount of controversy. KHQ-TV reports at the circus' latest stop in Spokane, Wash., this week, protesters said that many of the animals had been trained with bullhooks and live a life of fear and suffering.

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  5. Two Bad Wrecks, No Serious Injuries, in BoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Boise emergency responders had a busy Wednesday morning. First, the morning rush hour was tangled by a single vehicle wreck on the Boise Connector just after 8 a.m. April 8. Idaho State Police say the vehicle, driven by 22-year-old Morgan Benson of Idaho Falls, went off the eastbound lane of I-184, crossed three lanes of traffic, smashed through a fence and continued 400 feet until it came to rest in a ditch.

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  6. Not So FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Boise Councilman TJ Thomson: "[W]e're talking about 1,000 feet from a school; that's abut three blocks." Step outside the front door of Boise's Timberline High School, and it doesn't take long to spot the Dairy Queen across Boise Avenue.

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  7. Cannabis Oil Bill Passes Idaho House CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    The House State Affairs Committee voted 12-4 on Thursday, April 2 to approve a bill that would provide a legal defense for the use of non-psychotropic cannabidiol oil to treat intractable epilepsy and other seizure disorders. Senate Bill 1146aa was passed by the Senate on March 24 but stalled in the House State Affairs Committee on an 8-8 vote March 30. In a surprising move, the committee decided to revisit the legislation April 2, when several lawmakers switched their votes.

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  8. NWS: High Winds, Sunny DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    The National Weather Service office in Boise says there's a little bit of everything in the forecast. Following near-record highs in the Treasure Valley on Friday, a cold front blew into Southern Idaho early Saturday, with gusts clocked as high as 45 mph.

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  9. IDOC Looking for Walkaway Idaho InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    The Idaho Department of Correction is on the lookout for an inmate who walked away from an eastern Idaho facility. IDOC reports that Raymond Ross, 38, was last seen Saturday night at a work-release assignment on Lindsay Boulevard in Idaho Falls.

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  10. Domestic Violence Program Provider Closes Its Doors In Eastern IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    An eastern Idaho nonprofit that housed several programs to help curb child abuse and neglect has shuttered its doors. KIDK-TV reports this morning that Help, Inc. has closed its Idaho Falls office effective immediately, citing "financial issues."

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  11. Reporter's Notebook: Add the Words, The First MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Jan. 26, at 8 a.m., the House State Affairs Committee began hearing testimony on HB 002-better known as the Add the Words bill-which would add the words "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" to Idaho's human rights law. The proposed law would make it illegal to discriminate against people in the areas of housing, employment and public accommodations.

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  12. Video: Gov. Otter's Inauguration Draws Colorful Cast of CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    Miss Idaho's Outstanding Pre-Teen, Ashlyn Allen, 11, of Idaho Falls, rehearses the National Anthem prior to the Governor's inauguration ceremony. For hours ahead of January 9th's Idaho Inauguration Day ceremonies at the Idaho Statehouse, members of the Idaho National Guard had been crisscrossing the grounds of the Idaho State Capitol.

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  13. Yellowstone Sees Increase in Marijuana ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    In 2010, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Cheyenne, Wyo. prosecuted 21 marijuana cases from Yellowstone, according to an Associated Press report published in this morning's Idaho Falls Post Register .

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  14. Mel Richardson, Veteran Idaho Legislator, Dead at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    He was known as Sen. Mel Tech for advocating to introduce more technology into Idaho classrooms and helping to create the Idaho Council on Technology in Learning. He was also known as an Idaho mayor, a broadcaster and veteran Statehouse lawmaker.

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  15. Trout Count Drops in Snake River Puzzles Idaho Fish and GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Biologists with the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are puzzled over the dropping numbers of trout in the South Fork of the Snake River. The Idaho Falls Post Register is reporting that trout numbers near Conant and Lorenzo dropped 32 percent and 35 percent, respectively, during this year's tracking by Fish and Game biologists who use electro-fishing gear.

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  16. Video: Bomb Scare Shuts Down Rexburg Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    A suspicious package near propane gas tanks triggered evacuations and a traffic detour-pushing vehicles away from Rexburg's Main Street-on Monday afternoon. KIDK-TV reports that the incident began when a package with a digital lock was spotted outside of Alpine Propane in downtown Rexburg.

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  17. IdahoPTV to Host Advance Screening of Downton Abbey Season PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Idaho Public Television is offering fans of the wildly successful Downton Abbey a chance to see the Season 5 premiere before its PBS debut. In Boise-one of four screening events across Idaho-a special screening will be held, complete with hors d'oeuvres and no-host bar, of course, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at the Owyhee. 1 comment

  18. Video: Idaho 12-Year-Old Crashes Car Through Church Walls, Up StairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    A motorist crashed a vehicle into an Idaho Falls church Nov. 25, causing an estimated $100,000 in damage. And, oh yes, the driver was 12 years old.

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  19. Your Health Idaho Reports 13,000 Unique Visitors to New Website Opening WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Your Health Idaho has "jettisoned" HealthCare.gov and created an Idaho-specific online healthcare exchange forum, YourHealthIdaho.org . And though Your Health Idaho Executive Director Pat Kelly couldn't say just how many new enrollees Idaho's healthcare exchange program received since the new enrollment period began Nov. 15 , he did say that the Idaho-run website and the four Your Health Idaho call centers got a lot of traffic.

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  20. Controversial Wolf Hunt Derby Approved, Conservationists SueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    U.S. land managers approved a recreation permit on Thursday allowing a controversial hunting contest open to children to take place on public lands in Idaho, where contestants will seek to kill the most wolves and other wildlife for cash and prizes. The hunting group Idaho for Wildlife requested the permit for the so-called predator derby to take place each January for five years on millions of acres overseen by the federal Bureau of Land Management near Salmon.

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