Canyon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Canyon County, ID.

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  1. The Cheap SeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    ... as the Northgate Reel Theatre on State Street in Boise, and the Nampa Reel Theatre on Caldwell Boulevard in Canyon County. Operators at the discount theaters say they've experienced an uptick in audience-counts, no doubt due to runaway prices at ...


  2. Canyon County commissioners deny ethanol plant permitRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    County commissioners in southwestern Idaho have denied a permit to a company that hoped to build an ethanol plant near Caldwell. The Idaho Press-Tribune newspaper in Nampa reported Tuesday that the Canyon County Commissioners denied the conditional use permit sought by Demeter Bio-Resources.


  3. Census Data: Too Many Kids Need Public Assistance, Too Many Teens Without Higher Ed DegreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Boise Weekly

    ... counties: 42 percent of Ada County's young children are enrolled in early education, compared to 23 percent in Canyon County. Among Idaho young adults (ages 25-34), approximately 90 percent hold a high-school degree, but only 33.3 percent have an ...


  4. Airstream Retailer Moving to New Site in IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | RV Business

    Drivers in Idaho's Canyon County may notice an extraordinary number of Airstream travel trailers going down the freeway this weekend. The Idaho Press-Tribune reported that the Airstream Adventure dealership in Nampa is moving to Caldwell and will transfer the iconic silver trailers from the old location to the new one with the help of a local Airstream club.


  5. CWI surveys voters on property tax increase to pay for expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | KBCI CBS 2

    The College of Western Idaho has plans to expand in Ada county and potentially in Canyon County as well. The college plans to purchase a 10 acre lot on Main Street next to the Boise river and bordering Whitewater Blvd. Nearby businesses are anxious for the move.


  6. Canyon County works to reduce Lake Lowell mosquito larvaeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Mosquito abatement is a month early in Canyon County, as this year's flooding at the edge of Lake Lowell has produced prime real estate for an infestation. KIVI-TV reports the high water levels are due to irrigation in anticipation of a dry summer.


  7. Police buying their own body cameras could bring problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... situations and you have a camera there; you're dealing with really touchy situations and personal things." The Canyon County Sheriff's Office has been using body cameras for nine years. They say the real challenge of body cameras and the biggest ...


  8. VIDEO: Agriculture Drones in IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... of the first permits was issued in Idaho. It normally takes Ron Bitner, the co-owner of Bitner Vineyards in Canyon County, days to check on his plants but with a drone, it takes only two minutes. An Idaho company called Empire Unmanned was issued ...


  9. Idaho company creates drones for agricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... and personal use. Now they're also being used for agriculture - with the first permit issued here in Idaho. CANYON COUNTY -- Drone technology has been hotly debated recently as drones become more popular for commercial and personal use. Now they are ...


  10. Getting smarter cheaperRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... investment in our young people and the future of the western Idaho region." College locations in Ada and Canyon County have consisted of leased, shared, and a few owned buildings that have provided short-term solutions in meeting the current ...


  11. Boise State student goes from MD to French majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Arbiter

    ... no longer works as a doctor, she continues do volunteer medical work a couple of times each month at the Canyon County Community Clinic in Caldwell, where she has been volunteering for the past five years. According to Westbrook, her early planning ...


  12. Idaho's history of religious fear goes back decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... Ku Klux Klan in that decade, at times burning crosses and marching against Catholic immigration, especially in Canyon County. The sentiment in Idaho especially influenced the votes of then-U.S. Sen. William Borah, known for his isolationist views, ...


  13. Shawn Vestal: CEO sees what's right for workers as best for business - Wed, 22 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... big way," Price said. Price grew up in southern Idaho, the fourth child in a family of six, in unincorporated Canyon County between Marsing and Melba. Starting in seventh grade, he played in a three-piece rock band. In high school, he started his ...


  14. Trapped parrot cries 'help, fire' from inside of burning houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 |

    A parrot in Canyon County, Idaho, showed off her above-average intelligence on Friday when she literally cried out for help in the midst of a house fire, reported KBOI 2 News. When firefighters arrived to the blaze, they heard something from inside which led them to believe that there was a person trapped in the fire.


  15. Nampa overnight barricade suspect allegedly robbed womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KNIN-TV Boise

    ... home after barricading himself in a bathroom until police were able to obtain a search warrant. He was booked Canyon County Jail. Police say he had six active warrants out for his arrest and faces felony charges for armed robbery and aggravated ...


  16. Woman threw boiling water on sleeping manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... he said. Shamblin was arrested and charged with felony aggravated battery. She remains in custody in the Canyon County Jail, and is set for a preliminary hearing April 30. Police searched her house and found the machete, knives and the pot used to ...


  17. Parrots Shout "Help!" and "Fire!" While Rescued from Burning HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Neatorama

    Firefighters found the home in Canyon County, Idaho ablaze. Hearing voices inside, they battled the smoke and flames to get in and rescue the inhabitants.


  18. Parrots rescued from burning house shouted 'help' and 'fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    Emergency crews responded to a house fire in Canyon County, Idaho, on Friday night that caused some confusion. Canyon County Dispatch says the fire was reported just outside Middleton.


  19. "As harsh as this seems, we've won a huge battle.' -Federal regulations at Lake LowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... r down," said Harrison. He says it could be years before a ramp goes in, but now that plans are finalized, the Canyon County Waterways Committee can brainstorm new ways for improvement around the refuge.


  20. Parrots rescued from house fire after shouting 'help, fire!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Metro UK News

    Two parrots trapped inside a burning house were rescued after they started talking - leading fire-fighters to believe that there were people inside. The two birds were rescued after emergency crews responded to the fire in Canyon County, Idaho and heard voices inside.