Michael Emry, a self-styled journalist who sympathized with the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupiers told the FBI he stole a fully-automatic weapon from his former employer, Jim Weaver. Weaver said he hasn't seen Emry in nearly 10 years.
Mississippi's flag, and the Confederate symbols embedded within it, has come down outside Boise's state capitol building.
Boise buyer says it will house business, artists' studios.
Federal officials say a wildland firefighter has died after a physical training exercise.
Books | News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | April 20, 2015 12:15 p.m. | Portland
Boise-based author Anthony Doerr was awarded a Pultizer Prize in the fiction category for his novel "All the Light We Cannot See."
News | Music | local | OPB News BlogOPB | March 26, 2015 3:45 p.m. | Portland
The Pacific Northwest's newest music festival, Treefort, has finally found its footing. In its fourth year it's attracted a few hundred bands, and at the same time, given Idaho something else to be known for other than potatoes.
Sports | News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Feb. 4, 2015 8:15 a.m. | Portland
Boise State University seems to have landed a big one on National Signing Day. BSU coach Bryan Harsin announced via Twitter that Internet sensation Left Shark would be joining the Broncos.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | Sept. 29, 2014 3:23 p.m. | Portland
It looks like our metropolitan neighbor to the east will beat us in getting a bike share program.
News | local | OPB News BlogOPB | May 29, 2014 2:30 p.m. | Portland
Bad days are meant to end with punching a pillow or having a drink (or two) to blow off some steam. But a new company coming to Portland wants to add “breaking stuff” as an option.
News | NW Life | local | OPB News BlogOPB | April 9, 2014 3:19 p.m. | Portland
Boise, Idaho has made the top of yet another top 10 list. Wednesday’s headline “Best Cities to Move to in 2014” by Simple Moving Labor put the City of Trees in the No. 1 spot
Developers are abandoning plans to turn a large swath of vacant riverfront property in Salem into an apartment complex.