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IEA celebrates Teacher Appreciation Day/Week

BOISE — National Teacher Day was celebrated throughout the nation on Tuesday. This recognition is an integral part of Teacher Appreciation Week, which runs May 7-11. It is co-sponsored by the National Education Association and the National Parent Teacher Association.

Be an "Educator for a Day" in Hailey

HAILEY — The Blaine County School District invites community members to become an “Educator for a Day” on Feb. 23. The registration deadline is Feb. 15. This event presents an opportunity to find out what it’s like to be a teacher, support professional or principal. It provides the public an inside look at Blaine County schools, classrooms and the professional lives of educators.

Woman whose husband was killed in London terror attack grew up in Boise

Boisean Bobbi Bullock didn’t realize that a dear friend of hers, Melissa “Missy” Cochran, was a victim in a London terror attack until her brother called her early Thursday morning.

Shelter plans expansion as homeless people stream into Valley House

TWIN FALLS — Valley House Homeless Shelter’s office was open for only 10 minutes when a family of three and a single woman came looking for places to stay. Five minutes later, single men from Twin Falls and Jerome called…