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UPDATE: Meridian police apprehend student allegedly responsible for Heritage threat

Meridian Police have apprehended a student allegedly responsible for making a threat involving Heritage Middle School, according to … Read more

Latest News

Helpful or hurtful: Does screen time benefit young children?

When librarian Skye Corey got out a tablet at the Meridian Library’s Pajama Storytime, a young boy called out, “iPad!” Read more

Molina Medicaid Solutions holds 4th annual Kids in Motion fair

Molina Medicaid Solutions organized a special day for over 150 local children as part of its fourth annual Kids in Motion Health and… Read more

Meridian Lions Rodeo returns this weekend for 28th year

The Meridian Lions Club will sponsor the 28th annual rodeo this Saturday and Sunday. Read more

Sports News

Freshman Lexy Halladay earns 2nd Gatorade Athlete of the Year Award

Mountain View High School runner Lexy Halladay has earned her second Gatorade Idaho Athlete of the Year award — and she's only a freshman. Read more

Mountain View's Halladay takes 3rd in Seattle

Just two weeks removed from breaking a national record, Mountain View High School’s Lexy Halladay was at it again at the Brooks PR I… Read more

Meridian's Lexi Knauss not letting size get in her way

Don’t let Lexi Knauss’ size fool you. Read more

Business News

Back-to-school shopping need not drain your wallet

School starts next week, and I’ve been trying to stay ahead of back-to-school shopping. I have a budget to work with, but there are … Read more

Chinese company offers $23 billion for Micron

BOISE — Chinese state-owned company Tsinghua Unigroup has reportedly launched a bid to buy Boise-based Micron Technology for $21 a s… Read more

Southwest to offer nonstop LA service

BOISE — Another airline has announced a new nonstop flight to and from the Boise Airport. Read more

Opinion

Gun haters politicize shooting tragedy

I despise the hypocritical gun haters who say not to politicize Sandy Hook, and yet they’re the very ones that are jumping on it as … Read more

Events Calendar

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"Earthfest" at the MK Nature Center

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Venue MK Nature Center
Cost Free

Join us for Earthfest at the MK Nature Center, a celebration for the entire family during Unplug & Be Outside Week.  Free activi…

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"Robin Hood"

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Venue Treasure Valley Children's Theater
Cost $7.00

You might think you know the story of "Robin Hood," but you've never seen it performed by just three actors! Audiences will love thi…

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"Robin Hood"

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Venue Treasure Valley Children's Theater
Cost $7.00

You might think you know the story of "Robin Hood," but you've never seen it performed by just three actors! Audiences will love thi…

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10th Annual First of Harvest Party

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Venue Williamson Orchards & Vineyards
Cost Free

We're celebrating our Tenth Annual First of Harvest Party! Saturday, June 28th, 2014. 10 AM to 4 PM. Join us for fresh cherries incl…

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1st Annual Fresco Awards

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Venue Egyptian Theatre
Cost $30

Fresco Arts Academy hosts the first annual Fresco Awards at the Egyptian Theater on Thursday, March 7, 2013, from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM.  …

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2013 Boise Technology Show

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Venue Boise State University
Cost Free

Join us for the 2013 Boise Technology Show! 

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2013 Idaho Artistry in Wood Show

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Venue Boise Hotel and Conference Center
Cost $4 adults; 12 and younger free

Feb. 23-24

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2013 Idaho National Day of Prayer State Rally

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Venue Idaho State Capitol Building - Front Steps
Cost Free

2013 Idaho State National Day of Prayer Rally

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2013 Idaho Pokémon Trading Card Game State Championships

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Venue Nampa Civic Center
Cost Free

Pokémon players, supporters, and fans from throughout Idaho are invited to attend the 2013 Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG) State Cha…

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2013 Treasure Valley Wedding Show

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Venue Revolution Concert House & Event Center
Cost $7 or Kids under 12 get in for free

The 2013 Boise Wedding Show presented by Zweddings, KTVB,and Peak Broadcasting...will be February 23rd-24th at the Revolution Event …