Gubernatorial campaign tightens in final month 10/2/2014 12:37 am UTC
With only five weeks left before election day, new holes appear in incumbent Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter's defense.
You can vote for your favorite art proposal for the Nampa library 10/2/2014 12:18 am UTC
You can help decide on a new art feature at the Nampa Public Library.
Tonight on FOX9 at Nine: Making The Grade 10/2/2014 12:00 am UTC
Tonight on FOX9 at Nine, Michelle Edmonds and Kevin Richert discuss the commonalities and differences between two candidates running for State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Local healthcare providers prepare in case of Ebola virus outbreak 10/1/2014 11:46 pm UTC
The first carrier of Ebola in the United States,Thomas Eric Duncan, remains in isolation at a Dallas hospital.
Caldwell Police searching for semi-truck driver accused of sexually assaulting woman 10/1/2014 11:02 pm UTC
Caldwell Police Officers are looking for a semi-truck driver accused of sexually assaulting a woman.
Teenager struck by vehicle in Kuna at crosswalk 10/1/2014 9:40 pm UTC
Kuna Police are investigating a crash between a vehicle and teenage boy in a crosswalk at Main Street and Avenue D.
Police investigating early morning stabbing in Caldwell 10/1/2014 9:26 pm UTC
A Caldwell woman has been hospitalized after she was stabbed in an early morning argument.
Nampa Walgreens robbed 10/1/2014 8:39 pm UTC
Nampa Police are searching for a man who robbed a Nampa Walgreens pharmacy Wednesday morning.
UPDATE: Man and teen confess to Eagle crime spree 10/1/2014 7:18 pm UTC
A man has admitted to investigators he and a 17-year-old were responsible for robbing some 150 unlocked cars between August 25th and August 28th in Eagle, according to the Ada County Sheriff’s Depa
What if the U.S. Supreme Court rejects gay marriage cases? 10/1/2014 5:41 pm UTC
The fastest and surest path to marriage for same-sex couples in some states would be for the U.S. Supreme Court to surprise everyone and decline to get involved in the issue right now.
Idaho Fish and Game requests help in elk wasting incident 10/1/2014 5:20 pm UTC
The Idaho Fish and Game is requesting information regarding the killing and wasting of a spike bull elk in the Mace Meadows area of Hunt Unit 34 sometime during the weekend of Sept. 27-28.
Meridian Police looking for missing Ohio man 10/1/2014 4:35 pm UTC
Police are looking for a man who was last seen Tuesday in Meridian.
Idaho Supreme Court rules Bujak broke ethics rules 10/1/2014 4:04 pm UTC
The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that Libertarian gubernatorial candidate and former Canyon County prosecutor John Bujak violated four of the Idaho State Bar's ethics rules between 2004 and 2011.
District cuts hours amid insurance cost concerns 10/1/2014 3:36 pm UTC
A south-central Idaho school district has cut hours for more than 150 workers to avoid having to provide health insurance mandated under the Affordable Care Act.
S. Idaho polygamous man sentenced for child abuse 10/1/2014 3:05 pm UTC
A polygamous man who oversaw a southeast Idaho home where nine boys were sent on repentance missions by Warren Jeffs has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for child abuse.
Man cited after crashing into Boise police vehicle 10/1/2014 2:32 pm UTC
A southwest Idaho man authorities say crashed into a parked Boise police vehicle that had its emergency lights activated has been cited for negligent driving.
Boise company to pay $14,000 in EPA fines 10/1/2014 2:25 pm UTC
An Idaho development and construction company will pay the federal government more than $14,000 for failing to prevent pollution in storm water runoffs.
Boise City Council takes up attempted suicide law 10/1/2014 5:22 am UTC
A Boise ordinance that makes suicides attempts illegal in the city of trees will soon be taken off the books. Members of city council met Tuesday night and called the law ineffective and unnecessary.
Politico: Idaho governor's race in play 10/1/2014 4:14 am UTC
Website says Otter could potentially lose
Boise approves new childcare website 10/1/2014 4:10 am UTC
Site will help parents find healthy childcare
BPD make 10 DUI arrests on a Thursday; patrol car rammed by driver 10/1/2014 1:46 am UTC
Boise Police stepped up patrols on Thursday, September 25th to find impaired drivers and were able to arrest 10 individuals for DUI.
IRS to allow deferred tax payments of livestock sold during drought 10/1/2014 12:44 am UTC
The IRS has formulated a plan to help farmers and ranchers recoup losses if they were forced to sell their livestock due to drought.
Former Sen. Craig ordered to pay for misused funds 9/30/2014 11:58 pm UTC
Former U.S. Sen. Larry Craig has been ordered to pay nearly $242,000 to the U.S. Treasury for improperly using campaign funds to cover legal expenses after his arrest in a 2007 airport bathroom sex
Iconic Nampa landmark torn down 9/30/2014 11:43 pm UTC
An iconic landmark on the Nampa-Caldwell Boulevard is no more.
Kuna dairyman shows off farm to combat tarnished image of "ag-gag" bill 9/30/2014 11:32 pm UTC
A Kuna farmer opened his dairy for a tour showing that his work is not a secret.
Free flu clinic offered at select schools in West Ada 9/30/2014 10:29 pm UTC
A West Ada School District program is bringing free flu vaccines to students at ten schools in the valley in an effort to prevent absences among students and teachers.
Need a job? Bogus Basin to start hiring for 2014-2015 season 9/30/2014 10:22 pm UTC
It’s that time of year again. Bogus Basin has started hiring for the 2014-2015 season for a variety of full-time and part-time positions.
Idaho Land Board considers Tamarack ski area lease 9/30/2014 8:57 pm UTC
Tamarack Resort could take a significant step toward a clearer financial picture Thursday when Idaho officials decide whether to transfer a ski area lease to a new company that emerged after a sher
Idaho Dept. of Parks and Rec wants to remind waterfowl hunters to wear life jackets 9/30/2014 8:35 pm UTC
The Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation is reminding all waterfowl hunters to wear life jackets and take precautions when out on the water this hunting season.
New Valley Ride Transit Center opens in Caldwell 9/30/2014 8:26 pm UTC
Community leaders and government officials attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday the open the new Happy Day Transit Center in Caldwell.
Police searching for suspects that stole $14,000 worth of tires from Kuna 9/30/2014 6:59 pm UTC
Ada County Sheriff’s detectives are looking for suspects that have been accused of stealing $14,000 worth of tires from a farm in the 9800 block of Kuna Road last week.
Crews begin work on Boise National Forest roads washed out by mud slides 9/30/2014 5:51 pm UTC
The Atlanta Highway District started temporary repairs Tuesday along a six-mile section of the Middle Fork Boise River Road washed out by a late summer major mud slide.
Commuter Alert: Major traffic changes to eastbound I-84 near Meridian start this weekend 9/30/2014 5:29 pm UTC
Weather permitting, a new traffic pattern begins this weekend on eastbound Interstate 84 between Meridian and Five Mile Roads, according to officials at the Idaho Transportation Department.
N. Idaho woman sentenced for beating death 9/30/2014 4:04 pm UTC
A north-central Idaho woman's request to withdraw her voluntary manslaughter guilty plea has been rejected.
Idaho legal fees for fed land takeover $61,000 9/30/2014 2:55 pm UTC
Idaho's bill for outside legal work to find a way take over federal public lands is up to about $61,000.
Sagebrush habitat fuels $1B in recreation spending 9/30/2014 2:43 pm UTC
Advocates of protecting sage grouse habitat across the West say new research shows visitors to western federal rangelands with significant tracts of sagebrush pumped more than $1 billion into the e
Suspected explosive closes N. Idaho highway 9/30/2014 2:40 pm UTC
A Bonner County sheriff's officer says the discovery of a suspected explosive device led to a precautionary five-hour closure of a stretch of state Route 200 in north Idaho.
Judge rules BLM violated grazing laws in SW Idaho 9/30/2014 2:27 pm UTC
A federal judge has ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management once again violated federal laws when it issued grazing permits instead of analyzing how grazing could harm sage grouse in four all
Navigating through construction in downtown Boise 9/30/2014 5:04 am UTC
For the next week, Capitol Boulevard will be blocked at Front Street, but it's far from the only roadblock. We sent reporting team Jake Melder and Doug Lock-Smith to find the best routes to navigat
Another Albertsons data breach 9/30/2014 4:17 am UTC
Could your personal information be impacted?
Healthy child care initiatives pending Boise City Council approval 9/30/2014 4:13 am UTC
If the healthy child care initiatives are approved, a new website will help guide parents in choosing a child care provider that makes healthy choices for children--including nutrition, physical ex
Hedrick to start Saturday; Harsin denies QB controversy 9/30/2014 12:54 am UTC
At his press conference Monday afternoon, head coach Bryan Harsin denied a quarterback controversy in his locker room.
Yotes earn points in NAIA Poll 9/30/2014 12:48 am UTC
The College of Idaho received nine points in this week's NAIA Poll, placing Mike Moroski's squad 27th in the extended rankings.
Construction in downtown Boise will reroute commuters 9/30/2014 12:20 am UTC
Lots of construction across the Treasure Valley including a closure of a major street in downtown Boise.
Employee at Idaho hospital arrested after calling in bomb threat to work 9/29/2014 10:33 pm UTC
The Grangeville Police Department arrested a man after he called in a bomb threat to Syringa Hospital on Thursday, September 25th.
Supreme Court meets to consider same-sex marriage cases; could impact Idaho's case 9/29/2014 10:23 pm UTC
The nine U.S. Supreme Court justices met behind closed doors Monday, September 29, to discuss whether to take up the issue of same-sex marriage.
3rd abuse claim names Idaho Juvenile Correction 9/29/2014 10:20 pm UTC
Another person has filed a legal claim against the Idaho Department of Juvenile Correction contending that he was sexually abused by two staffers while incarcerated at a Nampa detention center.
Supervalu, Albertsons disclose new data breach 9/29/2014 9:48 pm UTC
The parent companies of the Supervalu and Albertsons supermarkets say they have uncovered another breach of their computer networks, potentially compromising data from consumers.
Man accused of lewd conduct with children may have had additional victims 9/29/2014 9:33 pm UTC
Nampa Police Detectives are looking for possible victims that a may have been in contact with Lester Eugene Palmer.
Striking a Chord: Music helps jog long lost memories 9/29/2014 6:20 pm UTC
Residents at the Idaho State Veterans Home spend their days listening to music from their adolescence, jogging long lost memories decades old.