Monthly Archive: March 2018

Demise of Boise nonprofit makes aging in place harder

BOISE — Boise at Home was designed to help the Treasure Valley’s older residents stay in their homes and be independent for as long as possible. But when the organization folded last fall, its members were left to fend for themselves.

Rural fire districts, BLM and forest service eye changes to mutual aid agreement

TWIN FALLS — Rural fire chiefs who lead their crews into wildfires on public lands say the feds have lost sight of a 20-year-old mission.

National Walk to Work Day is Friday

BOISE — Idaho Walk Bike Alliance will celebrate National Walk to Work Day on Friday. The IWBA encourages you to walk part of your daily commute or if you can, walk all the way. You can also choose to walk from the farthest parking space into your place of work or take a walk on your lunch break — every step counts. The only equipment required for this event is a pair of comfortable shoes.

Idaho AG supports religious protections for health workers

BOISE — Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has signed a letter supporting President Donald Trump’s effort to protect the rights of health workers who object to participating in abortions and other procedures.