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  • Black Ice and Pepsi

    Pepsi on Ice, February Fun & Chocolate at the Center for the Arts, GV Senior & Social Center News, IC Council Members and Mayor are Sworn into Office, HS Basketball, Man Sentenced in Rape Case – Jared Hendryx, Snowflakes, Crouch City Council News & Member Changes, HSB Senior Center Menu, Letter to the Editor – Marlene Partridge, Letter to the Editor – Brenda Ekklery, December Athletes GVHS, GV Hospital Taxing District Has a Message for the Public, GV Senior Center Talent Show but No Dinner, Boise County Commissioner’ Meeting

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  • Cell Service Progress

    Wireless Tower Making Progress in GV, Seeking a Grant to Best Serve Remote Patients, New Owners for Idaho City Grocery, GV Senior & Social Center News, Fun at Placerville Park, GV Purple Heart City, Obituary ~ “Rocky” Merrick, Offering Local Wood for Sale, WWII Accounts and Local Heroes from Horseshoe Bend, Obituary ~ Margaret Louise Olsen Drake, Letter to the Editor ~ Marty & Kathy Broom, GV Family Medicine, Classifieds & Comics, Legal Notices, Boise County Commissioners’ Meeting

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  • Boise County

    Crouch Mercantile Post WWII, First Super Moon of the Year, Mt. Search & Rescue at Thorn Creek, GV Senior Center News, WWII Accounts and Local Heroes from Horseshoe Bend, ICHS Winter Concert, Obituary – Patrick Coey, Santa Comes to Placerville, Classifieds and Comics, Air St. Luke’s Brings in Two New Top-of-the-Line Helicopters, Letter to the Editor – Peter Scarborough

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  • Looking Back on The Idaho World

    Looking Back on 2017 – Total Eclipse, CuMo Press Release – “Environmentalist Agenda”, GV Lights Up the Sky, GV Senior Center, Creeks in the Winter, IC’s Longest Day of the Year, IC Senior Center Menu, CuMo Mine the New Thompson Creek of the Boise River, Emergency Manager’s Corner – Bob Showalter, Notice of Death – Patrick Coey of Idaho City, Headliners from 2017, Look Back GV and Surrounding Area, Newspaper Fun, Idaho Humanities Grant, Idaho Heritage Trust Awards, Road Trip Hazards

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  • Masons Celebrate Sesquicentennial

    Masons Celebrate Sesquicentennial, Crouch Receives Purple Heart City Designation, GV Senior & Social Center News, IC Senior Center Closed on Tuesday, Bolts & Bots Compete in Robotics, Caroling in IC, New Heart Monitor Brings Quality to the Next Level of Care in GV, Evaluating the Space Dilemma at the GV Senior Center, Christmas Can Be a Toss-up ~ Mountain Satire, Sudoku, Savor the True Meaning of Christmas, Obituary – Kelsea Ward Zabriskie, Christmas Thru Santa’s Eyes, Helping During the Holidays Community Prepares Food Boxes, Idaho Power Donates to the Community, Idaho City Community Club New Officers for 2018, Annual IC Christmas Lighting Contest, Comics, IC Elementary Christmas Concert, GV Christmas Concert

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  • Public Meetings for CuMo

    Forest Service Explains CuMo Exploration Project at Public Meeting, GV Cell Tower Update, GV Annual Christmas Lighting, GV Senior & Social News, Cans for Kids Continues to Help Students, Steelhead Hockey Players, Santa Visits Children in IC, Thanking Our Veterans, Cranberryhill Studios’ Open House, Horseshoe Bend Giving Tree, Athlete of the Month in GV, HSB Basketball, IC Basketball, Boise County Solid Waste & Trash Pick Up, Classifieds, Legal Notices, Comics, Recovery Efforts Recognized, Illegal Tree Cutting Causes Power Outage, CuMo in Idaho City

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  • CuMo Exploration

    CuMo Exploration Project ~ Plant Assessment, Elk Herd in the Yard, Some Thoughtfulness for Mail Carriers Goes a Long Ways, GV Senior & Social Center, IC High School and Middle School Honor Roll, Brunch with Mrs. Claus, County Will Continue Discussions of Road and Bridge Funding Loss Options, Turkeys Photo, Lighting Contest in IC, Super Moon, Letter to the Editor – John Cottingham, History of the Bachelors, To All the Girls I’ve Loved Before – Dark Cloud, Sudoku, Seasons Sponsors 1st Annual Festival of Trees to Benefit Idaho City Schools, Senior Project: Fire Prevention & Restoration, IC Christmas Celebration, Living Nativity at the Idaho City Christian Center, Classifieds, Cartoons, Legals, Boise County Commissioners’ Meeting

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  • Crouch Christmas

    A Very Crouch Christmas, Take a Tag to Help a Child in Need, Horseshoe Bend City Council Meeting, HSB Senior Center Menu for December, GV Senior & Social Center News, HSB Bingo, Old Glory Flies Again, Bose Basin Senior Center Menu for December, Honor Roll for Basin Elementary Idaho City Nov. 2017, Lowman’s New Ambulance, Miller Enterprises – Serving Boise County for 40 Years, Planning & Zoning Business Approvals and Reviewing Land Use Amendments, Forest Service Begins Public Scoping for 2018 CuMo Exploration Project Supplemental EA, Classifieds, Decking the Halls in IC, Comics, Thanksgiving Feast at the Senior Center in Idaho City, Open House ~ Miniature Christmas Village, (Up coming event posters)

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  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Volunteer Fire Department Saves Parrot, CuMo Project Statement & Update, Senior Center & Granny’s Closet Have Growing Pains in GV, Tie Vote in Horseshoe Bend, Life Saving Techniques: Discussed and Demonstrated by Emergency Personnel at Wilderness Ranch Fire House, Winter Coming Means Being Prepared, Looking Back on The Idaho World ~ Nov. 1882, Appeals Heard on 3 Springs Hunt Ranch Game Preserve, Letter to the Editor – C.J. Scharf, Classifieds, Cartoons, Legals, Boise County Commissioners, Monthly Events for Art Enthusiasts All Year in Garden Valley

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  • Veterans

    Veterans Memorial Ceremony, Boise County Sheriff’s Deputy, Santa is Coming to Fill Childhood Wishes, Local Author – Benedict, GV Senior Center, IC Senior Center Lobster Lunch, Letters to the Editor – Dave Martin & Phil Canody, Career & College Fair 2017 in IC, Tower Construction in IC, Placerville Fire Receives Grant to Help Protect Residents, Remembering WWII Service Members – Don Fry, HSB Middle/High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll, Wanted: Recruitment & Training of Emergency Service Volunteers, Veterans Day Remembered & Honored at ICHS, HSB – Boise County Annex, The Current Tax Reform Bills & Small Business – Richard Murray, The Ugly American – Dark Cloud, Accomplishments Remembered as Idaho City Police Chief Takes Up New Opportunity, Bridge is Out, Boise County Commissioners’ Meeting

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The Idaho World is Boise County's Official Newspaper Since 1863

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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