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Protecting the sanctity of life or violating religious freedom? Idaho faith leaders talk abortion.

As the Idaho Legislature considered several laws restricting abortion in the past two years, leaders from at least one faith group have advocated for the passage of these laws. In a petition requesting to appear as an amicus curiae in the cases before the Idaho Supreme Court, the Diocese of Boise stated that they see Idaho’s anti-abortion laws as a critical part of their faith. “Throughout the (2022 legislative) session,...
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10 Best Practical Tips for First-Time Renters

To rent, or not to rent? For a lot of people, it's not a question, it's a given. When you're a first-time renter, chances are you're bursting with questions on your way to move-in day. We get it. Rent is on the rise in and around Boise. What else is...
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Idaho Youth Ranch kicks off thrift store operations at Interfaith State Street location

BOISE, Idaho (CBS2) — On Thursday, the Idaho Youth Ranch began their thrift store operations at Interfaith Sanctuary's State Street location. "The staff started the first grating of items and sorting this morning, and so, this is a really a brand-new experience for us. We've had to simplify things. It's not going to be as high capacity as we're used to," said Jeff Myers, vice president of marketing communications for Idaho Youth Ranch.

Flipside Fest drops the lineup

For those people who just can't get enough of music festivals and don't want to travel outside of the valley, your hopes have been answered. Flipside Fest hosted by Duck Club, the promoters behind Treefort Music Fest, is a neighborhood music and mural festival in Garden City. "Similar to Treefort, this 3-day mini-fest will have music + art scattered in the Surel Mitchell Live-Work-Create district just over the river from Downtown Boise in 'The Juicy'," it was written in a press release. "Ride your bike...

How Idaho investigates discrimination

Because of the recent claims of religious discrimination by members of the Micron Employees for Religious Freedom (MERF), The Idaho Business Review decided to profile the workings of the Idaho Human Rights Commission (IHRC), which recently investigated complaints filed against Boise-based Micron Technology. Often flying below the radar of most residents, the IHRC fills an ...

Everything You Need to Know About the Upcoming Kuna Days Celebrations

It's that time of year again, and Kuna Days is back!. The Kuna Days Tailgate Party is on August 5th from 4:00pm-10:00pm and August 6th from 7:00am-10:00pm. You can expect the best food, lots of activities, and hilarious and fun contests like Best Dressed Pets and the Best Mullets contests! I'm definitely excited for those, I'm sure there are some really out there mullets haha!