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UPDATED: Three Men, One Boy Arraigned on Rape Charges

UPDATED: Three Men, One Boy Arraigned on Rape Charges

Boise (670 KBOI News) – Three Boise refugees charged with gang raping a Kuna woman will be back in court February 27th, after being arraigned Friday in Ada County Court. According to the Ada County Prosecutor’s Office, the three men — Swedi Iyombelo, Mulanga Rashidi and Elias Lupango — spoke through a Swahili translator, though…MORE

BLOG:  Nice to see Bronco Nation Again

BLOG: Nice to see Bronco Nation Again

Rick Worthington   This is just my own observation…. When I first moved to Idaho, Coach Pete had Boise State rolling. Kellen Moore was piling up the wins and the NFL was getting it’s share of Broncos to the professional ranks. I also rarely saw a car or truck without a Boise State flag or…MORE

Election 2018 Results

Election 2018 Results

2018 Election Results: Results will be updated   Idaho Governor 98% OF PRECINCTS REPORTING LAST UPDATED: 2018-11-07 06:22:02 Brad Little (R) 350,647 60% Paulette Jordan (D) 223,200 38% Bev “Angel” Boeck (L) 6,839 1% Walter L Bayes (C) 5,621 1% Lisa Marie (write-in) (I) 67 0% United States House of Representatives 1st Congressional District Representative…MORE

Little, Jordan Square Off

Little, Jordan Square Off

  Boise (670 KBOI News) – The dust has settled at Boise’s Riverside Hotel, after Saturday’s debate between Democrat gubernatorial candidate Paulette Jordan, and her Republican opponent, Brad Little. When it comes to the two statewide ballot initiatives, Prop 1 to legalize instant horse race betting machines, and Prop 2 to expand Medicaid, both said…MORE

Man Who Injected Another With Meth Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison

Man Who Injected Another With Meth Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison

Boise (670 KBOI News) – A man who pleaded guilty to injecting another man with methamphetamine, which caused his death, is headed to federal prison for 10 years. According to the Idaho Statesman, Tommy Basco pleaded guilty to a federal charge of distributing meth, after a 2016 incident in which he injected Peyton Chambers with methamphetamine.…MORE

UPDATE: Lockdown at Meridian High School Was Triggered by Open Door

UPDATE: Lockdown at Meridian High School Was Triggered by Open Door

Meridian (670 KBOI News) -New technology is to blame for an accidental school lockdown at Meridian High School this morning. West Ada School District spokesman Eric Exline says they spent the summer installing scan-card access control systems at the District’s six high schools. Meridian High was the last one, and the installation apparently wasn’t completely…MORE

Boise Police, US Marshals Arrest Aggravated Assault Suspect

Boise Police, US Marshals Arrest Aggravated Assault Suspect

  Boise (670 KBOI News) – Here’s an update on a story we had for you a few days ago. Boise Police say they found and arrested the suspect in an aggravated assault in the parking lot of a shopping center at the corner of Overland and Orchard. According to a BPD press release, 46-year old…MORE

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Worthington BLOG: Better days ahead for Boise State Men’s Basketball

Worthington BLOG: Better days ahead for Boise State Men’s Basketball

  Better days ahead for Boise State Men’s Basketball Blog by Rick Worthington I hope at the end of the season we don’t hear Boise State hoops fans calling for Leon Rice’s job. We will all agree this season has been far short of the standard set by Rice and his staff over the last…

Remember the year 2000, when measels was almost gone?

Remember the year 2000, when measels was almost gone?

We’ve been talking about the Medical Emergency declared in Western Washington due to an outbreak of the measles this week on KBOI. At last check, there were 38 confirmed cases and 12 other children who are suspected to have the disease. The outbreak has now spread to 3 other states also…Hawaii, Georgia and Oregon. It’s…

Another award, spring training…ya know…your usual retirement

Another award, spring training…ya know…your usual retirement

I have been retired for more than a month now, and people constantly ask me how it feels. It feels great, but I keep finding subjects that I would love to talk about on the air. Subjects that get my blood moving still pop up from time to time. Outside of a quick trip to…

On Monday morning January 14th, for the first time in 51 years, someone other than Paul J woke up the listeners of 670 KBOI. That someone was me, as a new era began with Kasper and Chris in the morning on KBOI. To say, I was a little nervous would be putting it mildly. I…