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Feds Issue First-Ever Regs on E-Cigarettesimposes nationwide rules that make it illegal to sell to kids under 18 with rea
Feds Issue First-Ever Regs on E-Cigarettes
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
imposes nationwide rules that make it illegal to sell to kids under 18 with real enforcement authority.” Earlier this year,Boise Weekly visited several Treasure Valley e-cigarette retailers who said they were anticipating the next move from federal... Read more
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Totems of Tomas: Local Artist 'Grew Up' with Modern ArtFor his room at the upcoming and final Modern Art event, Boise Weekly ex-pat To
Totems of Tomas: Local Artist 'Grew Up' with Modern Art
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
For his room at the upcoming and final Modern Art event, Boise Weekly ex-pat Tomas Montano reflected on his experience as a Modern Art exhibitor. "For me ... Modern Art [has] allowed me the ability to combine my four loves: poetry, visual art, music... Read more
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WinningPress Club Awards celebration to eat, drink and pat each other on the back for
Winning
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Press Club Awards celebration to eat, drink and pat each other on the back for our good work in the previous year. For Boise Weekly, it was a good year, indeed. Here's what we won in the weekly newspaper category: • General Excellence: Boise... Read more
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Three Whiskeys for Kentucky Derby Dayedition of "the greatest two minutes in sports," set to take place Saturday, Ma
Three Whiskeys for Kentucky Derby Day
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
edition of "the greatest two minutes in sports," set to take place Saturday, May 7 at Churchill Downs, a handful of thirsty Boise Weekly staffers bellied up for a Friday afternoon exercise in decadence with a few rounds of Kentucky aqua vie muddled... Read more
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The Night Michael Died: A Few Answers and a Lot of Silencewould have happened." In the weeks and months that followed Casper's death, qu
The Night Michael Died: A Few Answers and a Lot of Silence
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
would have happened." In the weeks and months that followed Casper's death, questions mounted and stones were overturned. Boise Weekly's reporting on Casper's shooting death even earned its own subsection in Strolberg's official investigation... Read more
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Is Australian Millionaire 'Mr. Bitcoin?'change the way we write code, the Internet, all of our interfaces; this is goin
Is Australian Millionaire 'Mr. Bitcoin?'
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
change the way we write code, the Internet, all of our interfaces; this is going to be like when the Internet exploded." Boise Weekly visited with several Treasure Valley bitcoin users in Jan. 2015, including Ronnie Baird, who isn't an expert but... Read more
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Waiting for the Other Cleat to Fall: University of Idaho Knocked Down a Peg in College FootballWhen Boise Weekly interviewed University of Idaho President Dr. Chuck Staben in
Waiting for the Other Cleat to Fall: University of Idaho Knocked Down a Peg in College Football
Boise Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
When Boise Weekly interviewed University of Idaho President Dr. Chuck Staben in February, he had just made a critical presentation to the Sun Belt Conference in an attempt to keep the U of I football team in the Division I FBS league. "The options... Read more
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Jake Ellissix years as a battalion chief. In between stints of aggressive door-knocking c
Jake Ellis
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
six years as a battalion chief. In between stints of aggressive door-knocking campaigning, Ellis spent a few minutes with Boise Weekly to talk about his political motivations and a life of eating smoke. Did you dream of being a firefighter? Not... Read more
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Dr. Don's Digital Paintbrushdramatic, but they come off flat and nothing special in print," he said. One o
Dr. Don's Digital Paintbrush
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
dramatic, but they come off flat and nothing special in print," he said. One of ANA's compositions will grace the cover of Boise Weekly, which means the original piece will go up for auction in October. Revenue from its sale, Winiecki said, could... Read more
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City of Boise Ethics Out-of-Focus in Bodycam BungleBoise Police Overseer Natalie Camacho-Mendoza hailed the introduction of bodyca
City of Boise Ethics Out-of-Focus in Bodycam Bungle
Boise Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
Boise Police Overseer Natalie Camacho-Mendoza hailed the introduction of bodycams to the Boise police force, telling Boise Weekly, "Transparency is very important." The equipment from Taser is expected to arrive in Boise sometime this... Read more
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Sometimes It Mattersglory and error-prone/clickbait/fluff shame. Once in awhile, reporting actuall
Sometimes It Matters
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
glory and error-prone/clickbait/fluff shame. Once in awhile, reporting actually helps make a difference. In February, Boise Weekly News Editor George Prentice reported on the case of John Knudsen, who was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral... Read more
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John's Law: Right to Try Becomes Reality in Idahoa part of history now." Not many people, let alone Idaho lawmakers, knew who J
John's Law: Right to Try Becomes Reality in Idaho
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
a part of history now." Not many people, let alone Idaho lawmakers, knew who John Knudsen was a few months ago. Soon after Boise Weekly profiled Knudsen and his advocacy for so-called Right to Try legislation—which would allow patients with a fatal... Read more
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Elizabeth LinzbergSociety to make it an independent nonprofit organization, building a board of d
Elizabeth Linzberg
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Society to make it an independent nonprofit organization, building a board of directors, fundraising and hiring new staff. Boise Weekly caught up with her to talk about kids with cancer, CRG and getting her start working with child victims of crime... Read more
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Boise Weekly on the Pacific Coast TrailWorking as a staff writer for Boise Weekly is my dream job, and I've had a blas
Boise Weekly on the Pacific Coast Trail
Boise Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Working as a staff writer for Boise Weekly is my dream job, and I've had a blast writing about recreational opportunities around the state, not to mention delving into important issues concerning our city and exploring human-interest stories. For... Read more
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College of Idaho Students Protest Dismissal of Two Popular Professorsof I alums. Hunter graduated in 2004 while Saunders graduated in 2002. College
College of Idaho Students Protest Dismissal of Two Popular Professors
Boise Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
of I alums. Hunter graduated in 2004 while Saunders graduated in 2002. College of Idaho President Dr. Charlotte Borst told Boise Weekly she wanted to correct the impression among some students that "people had been fired." "This was not the case,"... Read more
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Home Builders and Neighbors Check Out Boise Strawbale Home Constructionthe same story with a number of Boise couples who might someday build a strawba
Home Builders and Neighbors Check Out Boise Strawbale Home Construction
Boise Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
the same story with a number of Boise couples who might someday build a strawbale home of their own. "The neighbors can't wait to see what happens," Lung told Boise Weekly. "And we want to share this with as many builders and homeowners as possibl... Read more
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Judge Rules in Favor of Idaho Labor Department in Discrimination SuitIn November 2014, Boise Weekly first reported on a claim filed against Idaho De
Judge Rules in Favor of Idaho Labor Department in Discrimination Suit
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
In November 2014, Boise Weekly first reported on a claim filed against Idaho Department of Labor Director Ken Edmunds and former Idaho Human Rights Commission Director Pam Parks, alleging discrimination against a candidate for the position of... Read more
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Mill Town Distillerycredits its establishment to the discovery of one such still and draws from the
Mill Town Distillery
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
credits its establishment to the discovery of one such still and draws from the same spring water to craft its spirits. Boise Weekly got the chance to sit down with a selection of the artisan distillery's tipples for a (reasonably responsible)... Read more
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Ken Morris19 appearance at Boise's Morrison Center, where he'll be honored by the Wassmut
Ken Morris
Boise Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
19 appearance at Boise's Morrison Center, where he'll be honored by the Wassmuth Center for Human Rights, Morris spoke with Boise Weekly about his bloodlines and his advocacy to address what he calls the contemporary slavery spectrum. Can you... Read more
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Boise Weekly's Bar and Restaurant Guide 2016them are found underground, however. Look hard enough and you'll find figurativ
Boise Weekly's Bar and Restaurant Guide 2016
Boise Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
them are found underground, however. Look hard enough and you'll find figurative gems all over the place. In this year's Boise Weekly Bar and Restaurant Guide, we riff on Idaho's rep as a jeweled beauty to scratch below the surface of the... Read more
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The Best Show in Towntime in Kung Fu Panda 3. The film is full of energy, gorgeous animation and li
The Best Show in Town
Boise Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
time in Kung Fu Panda 3. The film is full of energy, gorgeous animation and life-lessons such as "be all you can be." Boise Weekly has attended Reel Movies for Real Needs screenings several times over the years and we can tell you, the real... Read more
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Good and Badhave bad news and good news this week. First the bad: disaster is (potentially)
Good and Bad
Boise Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
have bad news and good news this week. First the bad: disaster is (potentially) looming in the Treasure Valley. Inside, Boise Weekly staff writer Jessica Murri delves into the various types of doom that face the Boise area—from earthquakes, fire... Read more
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Big Shows on the Small Screentastes with eerily accurate algorithms, often the best suggestions come from pe
Big Shows on the Small Screen
Boise Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
tastes with eerily accurate algorithms, often the best suggestions come from people who know and like you. We here at Boise Weekly like you very much, so we put together a list of series—both original and otherwise—you may have missed, which... Read more
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To Catch a Rapistthe database?'" The intense security of that database was one of the impressiv
To Catch a Rapist
Boise Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
the database?'" The intense security of that database was one of the impressive aspects of the operation on display when Boise Weekly was recently granted rare access to ISP's Meridian crime lab. "My colleagues that you'll meet here today are... Read more

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