Boise, ID, Where The Best Craft Beer Is Brewed

There are certain cities and states that just naturally have a great beer because they have a long tradition of brew pubs. In many of these brew pubs, the beer is made from natural ingredients right there on site. Once beer drinkers experience real beer, made from all natural malted barley, hops, and toasted grains, they’ll never want to drink canned beer again. One of the best towns in the…

Boise State football adds first Treasure Valley high school commitment to 2018 class

Keeghan Freeborn primarily has played on the offensive line throughout his high school football career at Rocky Mountain. But Boise State coaches think the 6-foot-1, 310-pound senior’s skills are better suited for a defensive role at nose tackle. Freeborn confirmed he’s more than happy to make the switch, accepting a scholarship Thursday to play for the Broncos beginning in the fall of 2018. “It’s just a new way to play…

As Downtown Boise Hotels Boom, Nampa and Meridian Get Their Own, and Caldwell Hopes

Even with a new hotel next door, the Nampa Civic Center doesn’t have the space to attract or house a 1,500-attendee conference like the one the Boise Centre hosted for a national epidemiologists group last week. But Boise’s blossoming convention capacity and its slew of new Downtown hotels bode well for the hospitality and conference sectors in Nampa and other Treasure Valley cities, hotel developer Chase Santillanes said. That’s why…

How to Have a Good Time When You Visit Boise Id

If you haven’t been to Idaho before, you might not know exactly where to go if you want to have fun on a vacation. Many people think of Idaho as a state that’s literally in the middle of nowhere, but it is so much more than that. There are parks that you can visit, aquariums, and many outdoor activities that you can enjoy. Here are a few things that you…

Dogs Destined for Meat Market Hope for New Homes in Boise

BOISE — A dozen dogs that had been raised to be sold to a South Korean meat market are getting a second chance in the City of Trees. The dogs were flown into Boise by nonprofit animal rescue Dog is My Copilot Friday morning, and handed over to the Idaho Humane Society. Idaho Humane Society spokeswoman Allison Maier said the twelve animals were saved from “really dismal conditions” at a…