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  • Eclipse Ready?

    The Eclipse is Coming, HSB High Traffic for the Eclipse, City of Crouch Struggles with Water Service Decisions, HSB Senior Center, Garden Valley Senior Center, Experience the Eclipse in Idaho City, Thorn Creek VFD Fundraiser, Eclipse Happenings, US Forest Service Prepares for the Solar Eclipse, Eclipse Preparedness for Residents & Businesses, Selling & Renting During the Eclipse, Idaho City Post Office to Offer Special Postmark, Accidents/Death/Court, Letters to the Editor, National Weather Service Prediction for the Eclipse, Hot Springs & a Hunting Ranch Seek Approval for Business Plans, Idaho CuMo to Host Annual Community Update Event in Placerville, Pre-Eclipse Concert Before the Path of Totality Descends on Terrace Lakes, GVCA August Show, Duke Days Rodeo

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  • Bear Aware

    Bear Aware in the Woods, Solar Eclipse Event, GV Mountain Mixer, GV Senior & Social Center News, Wireless Capabilities Spreading Throughout Crouch, IC Police Chief’s Corner, Eclipse Happenings, Weilmunster Park Becomes Hub for Activities in GV, Letter to the Editor, Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Implemented in Boise County, Smokey Mountains?, WWII Service Man From HSB – Harry C. Breckenridge by Don Fry, The Beginning of Lowman History – Lowman History Part 1 by Jerry Branson, Classifieds, The Tree Did It – Dark Cloud, Sawtooth Mountain Mamas Announce 6th Annual Stanley-Sawtooth Cowboy Gathering, Boise County Commissioners’ Meeting, ITD Encourages Drivers to Plan Ahead If Traveling to View the Eclipse, Eclipse Information

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  • FIRE!

    Resources Save Robie Creek, Motorcycle Accident, GV Hot Rod Show, Garden Valley Senior & Social Center News, Eclipse Happenings, Meeting on the Growth of IC ~ Future of the Forest Service, IC City Council Meeting, Boise Basin Senior Center & August Menu, Boise County Receives Final Restorative Justice Officer Grant Award, Emergency Services Needed in Placerville for Solar Eclipse, What to Do After a House Fire?, Planning & Zoning puts Business Requirements Through Rigorous Questioning, Mountain Satire – Dark Cloud, Editorial ~ Love Your Insurance?, Idaho City Christian Center VBS, St. Baldrick’s ~ A Local Community Has a Global Effect on Giving to Childhood Cancer Research

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  • FIRE!

    Fire on the mesa in Robie Creek. No evacuation has been ordered. Local EMS are on the scene, including: Robie […]

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  • ITD & Eclipse Traffic

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  • Burn Ban Ordinance

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  • Burn Ban ~ Emergency Manager’s Press Release

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  • CuMo Project/ Flight Park

    CuMo Project ~ Shaping Communities, Flight Park in HSB, GV School Preparing for the Upcoming 2017 – 2018 Year, GV Senior & Social Center News, “Bacon” the Pig, IC Mayor’s Corner, Excessive DUIs & Accidents, Community Pulls Together for Mark Wedemeyer, IC School Registration, The Middlefork Trailhead Gearing Up for the Mountain Lifestyle, Obituary – Leland Grint, Homesteading and Story of Grandjean ~ Lowman Series, Garden Valley Chamber of Commerce, Cooling Off in the Payette River, Idaho State Historical Society’s Community Enhancement Grant, County Commissioners’ Meeting

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  • “Rock the Bald” Event

    “Rock the Bald” St. Baldrics Event in GV, Osprey Fledglings, The Mud Room is More Than Just a Gift Shop, Garden Valley Senior & Social Center News, Pinewood – The Movie – The Psychological Thriller Filmed in Idaho City, Cleaning out the Sand Filter System, VFW Awards Teacher, Boise County Receives Unprecedented View of the Solar Atmosphere ~ The Science Behind It, The Small Business Administration Loan Program by Rick Murray (Retired Attorney), U.S. Postal Service Offers a Limited Total Solar Eclipse Stamp, WWII Accounts and Local Heroes From Horseshoe Bend, More Conditional Use Permits to be Heard by Planning & Zoning, Extended Hot August Nights in Placerville to Include Solar Eclipse Event, Classifieds, Legals, Trout Stocking Resumes on the South Fork of the Payette River, Rock Creek Shooting – Idaho’s Newest Shooting Facility in Horseshoe Bend

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  • Solar Eclipse Planning/ Wanted Felon

    Solar Eclipse Aggravation Lessened with Supportive Planning, Wanted Felon on the Loose in HSB, Celebrate 4th of July in HSB, GV Senior & Social Center News, Idaho City Fit & Fall PROOF Class, VFW Post 142 Wins All American & All State, Heading Out on the ATV, Hanging with the Big Dogs, Planning & Zoning to Review Conditional Use for Garden Valley & Lowman Businesses, Updated County Outdoor Burn Ordinance – Includes Fines, Felons Captured, Idaho Power’s Scheduled Outage, U.S. Forest Service’s Implementation to Reduce Hazardous Trees, Lowman Ambulance Fundraiser a Success – Despite a Volunteer Shortage, Temperatures, Obituaries – Gregory Liles & Butch Anderson, Change in the Parade Route, Letter to the Editor – Eric McGilp, Classifieds, Winter Kill Was Less Than Expected for Mule Deer, and Elk Fared Better, County Commissioners’ Meeting

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Our newspaper and online news website cover the latest stories about rural Idaho. We also feature classified ads, legal notices, as well as information about various business, schools and other organizations’ events. We proudly serve the Boise County school districts as well as the following communities: Boise Basin – Horseshoe Bend – Garden Valley – Idaho City – Placerville – Lowman – Centerville – Crouch – Wilderness Ranch – Star Ranch – Clear Creek This is a weekly newspaper, published every Wednesday. The Idaho World has been the official record for Boise County for over 154 years, and is the oldest continuous newspaper in Idaho. The Idaho World is responsible for legal publications within Boise County.


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