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The Idaho Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony returns Nov. 28th

The Idaho Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony returns Nov. 28th

The Idaho Capitol Tree Lighting Ceremony returns Nov. 28th. Governor Brad Little and First Lady Teresa Little invite everyone to join them on the evening of Monday, November 28, to celebrate the holiday season at the ceremonial lighting of Idaho’s Capitol Christmas Tree. The 25th Army Band will begin entertaining at 5:30 p.m. while guests…MORE

Ada County election audit conducted

Ada County election audit conducted

Ada County November 8th general election results were successfully verified in an audit conducted on Monday by the Idaho Secretary of State’s Office. Ada County was one of eight counties across the state of Idaho included in the post-election audit. CBS2 reports all ballots cast for the Idaho Constitutional Amendment in Ada County precincts 1411,…MORE

Busiest days to travel at Boise Airport this week

Busiest days to travel at Boise Airport this week

The Boise Airport is reporting what the busiest travel days this Thanksgiving season are projected to be. In a Facebook post, Boise Airport said the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, Nov. 23, and the following Sunday, Nov. 27, and Monday, Nov. 28, are projected to be the busiest travel days. Anyone traveling this week is recommended to…MORE

Boise State set to host MWC Championship game

Boise State set to host MWC Championship game

Boise State will host the 2022 Mountain West Football Championship Game Saturday, Dec. 3, at Albertsons Stadium. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. MT and will be televised on FOX. Tickets to the MW Championship Game are on sale now. Tickets for the championship game range from $25 to $45.  All Boise State football season…MORE

The Idaho Food Bank Great Idaho Food Drive is underway

The Idaho Food Bank Great Idaho Food Drive is underway

On Monday, The Idaho Food Bank’s annual Great Idaho Food Drive started collecting nonperishable food items. The donations can be dropped off at the CBS 2 News office and Treasure Valley Les Schwab locations. Donations for this drive will continue being collected until Dec. 9th. The Idaho Food Bank says 8.7% of Idahoans are food…MORE

Boise State athletic department receives almost $3 million in donations

Boise State athletic department receives almost $3 million in donations

Last week was one for the books for Boise State Athletics. Boise State Athletics announced three separate contributions totaling almost $3 million. The contributions will be used for a number of things, like renovations to Albertson’s Stadium that include new LED light installments. KIVI-TV reports, with college athletic conference realignment becoming a large topic in…MORE

Fruitland Police continue to search home after new Michael Vaughan lead

Fruitland Police continue to search home after new Michael Vaughan lead

Fruitland Police along with other agencies that include Idaho State Police and the Homeward Bound Program began to search an area in Fruitland over the weekend – near where Michael Vaughan disappeared on July 27th, 2021. Since the search began Saturday, police have blocked off Whitletail Ave. in Fruitland and police have excavated soil from…MORE

Four University of Idaho students found dead

Four University of Idaho students found dead

The Moscow Police Department found four people dead Sunday near the University of Idaho. Officers received a call about an unconscious individual on King Road in Moscow. Police say, when they arrived officers found the people dead in a “house that was converted into an apartment.” The Idaho Statesman reports, all four deaths were students…MORE

Unsuccessful Idaho lt. gov. candidate begins work on abortion rights initiative

Unsuccessful Idaho lt. gov. candidate begins work on abortion rights initiative

Idaho Capital Sun BY: CLARK CORBIN – NOVEMBER 9, 2022 On the day after she finished second in the lieutenant governor’s election, Democrat Terri Pickens Manweiler announced she is beginning work to qualify an abortion rights ballot initiative in Idaho. Pickens Manweiler told the Idaho Capital Sun the real work on the initiative won’t begin until January,…MORE

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670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Governor Brad Little

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Governor Brad Little

Biden’s vaccine mandate is not the solution By Governor Brad Little Americans are deeply divided on COVID-19 and the response to it. Public health has turned political, there’s no doubt about it. But the situation playing out in hospitals across the country isn’t up for debate. There are more patients in need of critical care…

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Governor Brad Little

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Governor Brad Little

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Governor Brad Little Idaho to help secure U.S.-Mexico border because Biden won’t July 7, 2021 Last week I announced my plan to send Idaho State Police (ISP) troopers to Arizona to help secure the United States-Mexico border and curb the flow of illegal drugs into Idaho due to failed Biden-Harris immigration…

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Speaker of the House Scott Bedke

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Speaker of the House Scott Bedke

670 KBOI GUEST BLOG: Speaker of the House Scott Bedke   Happy Birthday, Idaho – Let’s Celebrate and Maintain the Idaho Way BY: Speaker of the House Scott Bedke, Oakley There is no better place to live, work, and raise a family than Idaho. As a proud Idaho native who believes, promotes and lives our…