Boise County, ID


Central District Health is offering free STD testing throughout June

IDAHO — Central District Health (CDH) is offering free sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing at certain locations throughout the month of June. The health district usually holds free testing clinics in December but had to put it on pause because of the COVID-19 pandemic. "This last December we discussed it,...
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Avimor takes first steps to annex into Eagle, longer emergency response time discussed

Avimor took its first step formal step toward possible annexation into the City of Eagle. Avimor is a massive 23,000-acre development with a community center, housing, retail, and open space that will take many years to complete. Avimor sits on land in three counties – Ada, Boise, and Gem. To date, only property in Ada County has been developed, but as BoiseDev reported earlier this spring, developers won approval to start adding homes over the Boise County line.
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Pedestrian hit, killed by semi on I-84 in Caldwell. Boisean dies in crash near Banks

Idaho State Police are investigating a fatality on Interstate 84 in Caldwell that occurred when a semitrailer hit a man who was walking along the highway. State troopers were called to the scene at about 5:30 a.m. Friday along I-84 near milepost 26, according to a news release from ISP. The semitrailer was traveling in the westbound lanes when it struck a man. Police said the man died from his injuries at the scene. His name was not made public Friday.

Another 1,700 homes approved in Boise foothills along Idaho 55

A story BoiseDev members got first. Boise County just set the stage for a lot of new residents. On Monday, Boise County Commissioners unanimously gave the green light for planned community Avimor to expand across the Ada County line and build 1,700 new homes along Highway 55. This newest phase of the community, which has been years in the making, is expected to take 12 to 15 years to complete and stretch over 6,100 acres.
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1 injured, 1 juvenile dead after SUV rolls, crashes in Boise County

A juvenile is dead following a fatal car crash Monday evening in Boise County. Idaho State Police were called to the scene of a single-car crash just before 7:30 p.m. Monday north of Crouch, according to a news release from ISP. Investigators say two people were inside an SUV eastbound...
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Real Hidden Treasures in Idaho and Where to Find Them

There is so much history in our amazing Gem State. Also there are a lot of gems, and gold and overall treasures hanging out, hidden just waiting to be discovered in Idaho. Here are some amazing tales of the wild west, robbers, criminals and hidden treasures that are still believed to be unfound and untouched.
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How Ada County got its name

BOISE, Idaho — April 3rd is a significant day for Ada County. It's the birthday of the county namesake - Ada Riggs. 165 years ago, she became the oldest daughter of what would become one of Boise's first settlers. She was just 7 years old when she moved here. And...