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Paul Peterson leaving Eagle High School

Eagle High School head football coach Paul Peterson is leaving the coaching profession after nearly 30 years, 14 at Eagle.

Longtime Eagle High head football coach stepping down

EAGLE, Idaho — After nearly 30 total seasons on the sidelines of Treasure Valley prep football, Eagle High School head football coach Paul Peterson is ...

Oh Boyd! Boyd's 26 points lifts Eagle back to district title game with 48-46 win over Boise  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — Meghan Boyd yelled, “Get in” after one of her many shots Saturday night.

Proposed 'Thunder' mascot creates rumblings in West Ada  Idaho Press-Tribune

Some Eagle High School students, parents and staff aren't too happy about the proposed “Thunder” mascot for West Ada School District's future high school.

Future of new West Ada high school hangs in the balance

The West Ada School District is hoping to build a new high school by 2020. But Meridian Planning and Zoning recommended denial of their plan, likely delaying ...

Eagle boys basketball coach Jeff Ranstrom has team back at state after returning from his son's tragic death  Idaho Press-Tribune

EAGLE — Jeff Ranstrom has an assortment of coaching polos tucked away in his dresser drawer.

Eagle High catcher Alex Guerrero drafted by the Yankees

EAGLE -- One could easily argue Eagle High senior Alex Guerrero was born to play baseball. His parents named him *Alex* after Alex Rodriguez, and by the ...

Eagle, Idaho Arts Charter claim 2019 Idaho Dance Championships  Idaho Press-Tribune

The Eagle High School dance team took home the 5A first-place trophy Friday in the 2019 Idaho Dance Championships at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa.

2019 Treasure Valley college commitments signing list

An overview of Southern Idaho athletes who have verbally committed to play at the collegiate level. Athletes are categorized by the high school they attend.

In monumental move, West Ada sanctions high school girls' 7-on-7 rugby

Now that it's sanctioned in the West Ada School District, five high schools have girls' seven's programs this fall.

Eagle High graduate Paul Semons is soaking in his final days as a Bronco  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — Paul Semons has had two main objectives when running out of the tunnel and onto the blue turf with his teammates the past four years: Look to see.

'The Storm' mascot approved for new Owyhee High School  Idaho Press-Tribune

West Ada School District's new high school, Owyhee High School, has an official mascot, the Storm. The board of trustees voted in favor of the mascot Tuesday.

Pedestrian who was struck, killed by car in Eagle identified by coroner’s office  Idaho Statesman

The man who was struck and killed Monday morning in Eagle on Cardon Street was identified by the Ada County Coroner's Office as 23-year-old Nickolas G.

New ball fields. A new dog park. Catholic Church land sale will make them possible  Idaho Statesman

The city of Eagle bought 35 acres at Floating Feather and Meridian Road to build a dog park, baseball fields, a playground, parking and bathrooms. The city paid ...

Popularity of eSports grows as BSU hosts high school tournament  Idaho Press-Tribune

Computer screens illuminated the faces of students competing at the Jordan Ballroom Saturday during Boise State's first Idaho High School eSports Tournament ...

A handy list of 2018 holiday bazaars and craft shows  Idaho Statesman

Get a head start on holiday shopping with a roundup of bazaars to guide you on your quest for handmade gifts and homemade goodies.

No. 1 Mountain View punches ticket to state with 61-50 win over No. 5 Timberline  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — Connie Skogrand had the place to celebrate already picked out.

14-year-old dies two days after serious crash near Eagle High  Idaho Statesman

Destiney M. Jacobs, a 14-year-old Nampa resident who was one of three teens seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday, died Wednesday at Saint ...

Kick-start your holiday spirit in November with festive trees, parades and reflection  Idaho Statesman

A list of things to do in and around the Treasure Valley in the month of November.

Meridian P&Z recommends denial of application to build new West Ada high school  Idaho Press-Tribune

MERIDIAN — While Meridian's Planning and Zoning commission agreed on the need for a new high school in the West Ada School District, it recommended that ...

A special night for Eagle teens at Sweethearts Dance  KTVB

EAGLE - Luke Stephenson is a popular guy on campus. A sophomore at Eagle High School, he's the varsity basketball team manager, and he just happens to ...

Idaho's Presidential Scholar candidates announced | Local News  Idaho Press-Tribune

More than 50 high school seniors from Idaho are in the running as candidates for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program, according to the national committee ...

Four people seriously injured, extricated from vehicles after car crash near Eagle High  Idaho Statesman

Emergency responders on Monday morning responded to a two-car crash in Eagle that left four people with serious injuries and in need of extrication from their ...

West Ada students place in state debate tournament  Idaho Press-Tribune

Students from Renaissance and Eagle high schools took first place in a state debate tournament at Boise High School recently.

Growing Idaho: How is growth impacting schools and education?  KTVB

TREASURE VALLEY -- Most city planners agree that growth is good, but it can often be painful for those not prepared. According to the Idaho Department of ...

Pocatello student among those selected for United States Senate Youth Program  Idaho State Journal

WASHINGTON — The United States Senate Youth Program announces that high school students Olivia Jean Love and Emma Jane Watts will join Sens.

5A Prep preview: Eagle Mustangs  KTVB

"This will be the most inexperienced team that I've ever lined up with here at Eagle High School no doubt," said Eagle head coach Paul Peterson. "I mean we ...

Meridian Masonic Lodge awards 4 scholarships to West Ada students  Idaho Press-Tribune

The Meridian Masonic Lodge No. 47 of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Idaho awarded four $500 scholarships to students at a recipients' dinner at the ...

Catching up with Bradie Filmore

BOISE -- Following one of the most outstanding prep softball careers in the history of Idaho, former Eagle High School standout Bradie Fillmore is back home.

Eagle girls basketball ranked no. 8 in the nation  KTVB

The Eagle High School girls basketball team (13-0) is ranked number eight in the nation, according to Stateline Sports Network.

IHSAA sets prospective sites for state championship football games  Idaho Press-Tribune

For those who like to speculate locations based on prospective match ups, the Idaho High School Activities Association has released the 2018 Milk Bowl site ...

Idaho Mountain Biking League Creates Teams for Teens  Boise Weekly

When joining the Eagle High School Mountain Bike Team, teenagers do a lot more than mountain bike: They become immersed in the culture of the extreme ...

Life in Balance: Getting girls into STEM creates more than gender equality

BOISE, Idaho — There's a push in Idaho to get more young girls interested in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math, also known as STEM. in ...

Idaho Supreme Court dismisses some allegations in defamation case against USA Today, others  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — The Idaho Supreme Court on Monday unanimously ruled allegations should be dismissed against two journalists and two news media outlets ...

Dalton Riggs excited to be part of a BYU dynasty  247Sports

BYU just secured a commitment from Dalton Riggs, who is the younger brother of 2018 commit Austin Riggs. He's the 12th-ranked long snapper nationally by ...

Could Connor Williams be the next Aaron Paul? He's already won three best actor awards.  Idaho Statesman

Connor Williams set his sight on an acting career at 7 in his hometown of Eagle. Now living in Burbank, this actor is learning what it takes to be a success.

Deadly crash in Eagle causes intersection concerns  KTVB

The flashing yellow arrow signal at the State Street and Park Lane intersection is causing concern after a 14-year-old was killed in a crash.

Young entrepreneur creates non-traditional school  Idaho EdNews

It's 8:30 a.m. and 11 kids sit quietly in a circle for morning launch — an activity that challenges students with a question. Jake Thompson explains to his students ...

A breakdown of the West Ada School District's levy request  Idaho Press-Tribune

The West Ada School District's funding source to maintain buildings and buy future school sites expires this year, and voters will choose on March 14 whether or ...

Idaho soldier killed in Afghanistan went to Eagle High School  Idaho Press-Tribune

COUNCIL – Army Sgt. Devin Daniels of Council was killed last week by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan. Daniels, 22, graduated from Eagle High School and ...

A look at the 17 Broncos set to be honored on Senior Night  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — Boise State's 17-member senior class is filled with four-year starters, five-year seldom used walk-ons and everything in between. And that's what ...

Family, friends of State Street crash victims speak out  KTVB

BOISE -- Three teenagers are still in the hospital after they were in a horrific crash on State Street Monday morning. The accident happened near the intersection ...

BYU Women's Soccer Signs Eight New Athletes | Official Home of

PROVO, Utah – Eight players signed with BYU women's soccer on Wednesday and will join the team for the 2019 season. "We are so excited to add this ...

Ideal day for state cross country at Lewiston  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Perfect weather conditions, 55 degrees and a light breeze, greeted 826 of Idaho's best high school cross country runners Saturday in Lewiston.

West Ada undergoes major school boundary redraw  Idaho Press-Tribune

MERIDIAN —With two new schools opening next year and lopsided enrollment at its high schools, the West Ada School District is redrawing the attendance ...

Can Idaho media face lawsuits for reporting the truth?  Idaho Press-Tribune

At the heart of the case attorneys argued Friday before the Idaho Supreme Court is the question of when and why news organizations can face lawsuits for ...

Live coverage: Boise State 21, BYU 16, FINAL  Idaho Press-Tribune

BOISE — Boise State's defense sacked BYU quarterback Zach Wilson just four yards from a game-winning touchdown as time expired and the Broncos hung on ...

Authorities ID passengers killed in Florida plane crash  Wichita Eagle

Four of the five people who were killed in a small plane crash in Florida's Lake Okeechobee were lawyers from a South Florida law firm.

4 hospitalized in State Street and Park Lane crash  Idaho Press-Tribune

EAGLE — Four people involved in a crash at State Street and Park Lane were taken to local hospitals, according to the Ada County Sheriff's Office.

2018 Treasure Valley college commitments signing list  KTVB

An overview of Southern Idaho athletes who have verbally committed to play at the collegiate level. Athletes are categorized by the high school they attend.

East wins 11-man, while West takes 8-man in Shrine Games  Idaho Press-Tribune

11-MAN. The East beat the West 60-6 in the annual District III East vs. West Shrine All-Star Game at Eagle High Friday. No other statistics were reported.

Tragedy that struck Eagle family prompts transformation of GI Bill  KTVB

"She would have been so proud of this bill," Shauna Hill's mother, Heidi Hill, said. "She had such a strong sense of justice - of right and wrong and getting things ...

Woman, teens critically injured in State Street crash  KTVB

EAGLE -- Four people were critically injured Monday morning when the car they were riding in was T-boned by a pickup on State Street. The collision happened ...

Crash victim's family defends roadside memorial

A recent news story focused on a crash survivor who spoke out against roadside memorials. One victim's family is sticking up for the symbols of love.

Columbia names former Boise State player Helmandollar as head coach  Idaho Press-Tribune

Jon Helmandollar was looking for an opportunity to return home.

Boise man who brutally killed his mother as a teen will be re-sentenced  KTVB

Ethan Windom has argued that his youth and immaturity weren't considered in light of rulings by the U.S. Supreme Court after he was sentenced to life without ...

Dean wins Men’s State Amateur Championship at Canyon Springs  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — Golfers enjoyed a beautiful day for the final round of the Idaho Men's State Amateur Championship on Sunday at Canyon Springs Golf Course.

An Eagle family's life-giving decision  KTVB

April is National Donate Life Month. KTVB is partnering with "Yes Idaho" to raise awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation. Throughout the month, we are ...

Coloring Outside the Lines: Teachers Open After-School Art Studio in Boise  Boise Weekly

Though the public school teacher-run studio has only been open for two months, its trigger came in April of 2017, when the Idaho Supreme Court ruled that ...

Villa Maria to play in Kittanning on Wednesday - Sports

Villa Maria will hit the road to Kittanning on Wednesday as the next round of the PIAA basketball playoff sites were announced on Sunday. Villa Maria will take ...

5A Prep football preview: Rocky Mountain Grizzlies  KTVB

MERIDIAN -- There was no lack of adversity for the Rocky Mountain football team in the two-week build up to the 2017 season. On July 24, Grizzlies head coach ...

Long Island Lutheran, Eagle make way into Super 25 girls basketball rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

While the top teams remained the same, Long Island Lutheran and Eagle, Idaho, cracked the Super 25 girls basketball rankings this week.

Eagle's Mangum overcomes 2nd ACL tear in 3 seasons to help Mustangs back to state  Idaho Press-Tribune

EAGLE — The bulky knee brace on the right leg of Eagle girls basketball player Abby Mangum serves as a reminder.

Tennis players heat up at Lyle Pearson holiday tourney  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Idaho State High School tennis champions Josh Goodwin of Pocatello and Skylar Schossberger of Eagle captured the Men's and Women's Open singles titles of ...

HS swimming: Century boys, Marsh Valley girls finish third at state  Idaho State Journal

Local swimmers traveled to the Boise City Aquatics Center for the 5A-1A state swimming meet this weekend.

Star native barrel racer McLeod-Sprague passes down love of rodeo to daughter  Idaho Press-Tribune

NAMPA — Megan McLeod-Sprague knew it was coming. Even on the rather short half-hour drive from her home in Marsing to the Ford Idaho Center, the Star ...

Youth showcase animals through 4-H and FFA at the Canyon County Fair  Idaho Press-Tribune

CALDWELL — Joe Shaw, a senior at Parma High School and FFA member, began his Thursday at the Canyon County fair around 5 a.m. The beef cattle show ...

HIGHLIGHTS: Borah vs. Coeur d'Alene

Borah vs, Coeur d'Alene state football quarterfinal highlights 11/2/2018. The Vikings advance with a 37-34 win.

Guest opinion: President Trump has normalized lying  Idaho Press-Tribune

President Trump's State of the Union address touched me personally. And not in a good way.

Jug Mountain races begin WRHS bike quest | High School  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wood River High School mountain bikers got off to a great start Aug. 26 at McCall's Jug Mountain as they geared up for the defense of their 2016 Idaho ...

Mission Chamber to celebrate Winter Texans on Feb. 15, 16  Monitor

The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Winter Texan Fiesta, sponsored by Bert Ogden Mission, from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, and ...

The Latest: ‘It’s awful’: Alabama governor tours devastation  Wichita Eagle

The Latest: Alabama governor tours tornado damage in community where 23 perished.

PIAA boys basketball 2nd-round previews, March 12 - Sports

PIAA boys second round. Class 4A. Hickory vs. Huntingdon. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., DuBois High School. Records: Hickory 25-1; Huntingdon 25-0. How they got ...

20th Annual Shrine East-West All-Star Football Game  Idaho Press-Tribune

The 20th Annual Shrine East-West All-Star Football Game was held Saturday at Thunder Stadium in Eagle, and the game featured the top seniors from District III ...

2016 Cheer and dance state championships  KTVB

A list of local cheer and dance teams who placed at the 2016 state championships in one or more categories. Lists and rules have been complied by the Idaho ...

October Calendar: Halloween events dominate, but there’s plenty more to do  The Idaho Statesman

Chilly mornings, warm afternoons, colorful foliage. These are just a few of the signs that fall is upon us. Others include corn mazes, Oktoberfests, Zombie Hunts, ...

India, Pakistan again target army posts, villages in Kashmir  Wichita Eagle

Officials say Indian and Pakistani soldiers have shelled military outposts and villages along their highly militarized frontier in disputed Kashmir, in new violence ...

Lifestyles, UI announces high school art contest winners  Bonner County Daily Bee

MOSCOW — The University of Idaho has announced the winners of the 26th annual statewide high school art compet.

Rocky Mountain promotes Culig to head coach  KTVB

Former Rocky Mountain head coach Scott Criner resigned last week.

Vallivue earns high score in marching band competition  Idaho Press-Tribune

EAGLE — Vallivue High School earned the highest overall score at the Mel Shelton District III Marching Band Championship held Saturday in Eagle.

Election Results: Vallivue levy rejected, Kuna bond narrowly approved  Idaho Press-Tribune

NAMPA – Vallivue school district voters voted down a proposed levy while other voters across the Treasure Valley approved other school funding measures in ...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro tweets obscene video, draws sharp rebuke  Wichita Eagle

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has aroused outrage by sharing a video on Twitter that shows one man urinating on the head of another man during a ...

Local drone experts discuss new technology outpacing federal laws  Idaho Press-Tribune

NAMPA — Say the word “drones,” and what probably comes to mind is a hulking, government-issued aircraft waiting to strike or spy at any moment.

Rocky Mountain's Freeborn commits to Boise State  KTVB

BOISE -- Ten days ago, the Boise State football program offered Rocky Mountain High School senior Keeghan Freeborn a chance to become a Bronco.

US to revoke more visas of Venezuelans to pressure Maduro  Wichita Eagle

Vice President Mike Pence says the U.S. will revoke more visas from prominent Venezuelans as it seeks to increase pressure on President Nicolas Maduro to ...

Mountain View's Elwell signs with Montana

Mountain View's Joey Elwell signed his letter of intent to play football at the University of Montana.

Community runs in support of Kuna High's cross-country team  Idaho Press-Tribune

KUNA — Oct. 8 delivered a crisp, if not downright chilly, morning for the Kuna Cross-County “Everybody Run” race, where cross-country moms, dads, ...

LEGACY AWARD WINNER, Cody Pickett  Idaho Press-Tribune

Cody Pickett has never complained. He never complained when his college coach of four years was fired right before his senior season. He never complained ...

District III Mel Shelton Marching Band Festival results  Idaho Press-Tribune

Local high schools took the top honors in the 2017 Mel Shelton Marching Band Festival at Boise State University last weekend, including Nampa High School, ...

A handy list of 2016 Treasure Valley holiday bazaars  Idaho Statesman

While bazaar season has come to a close for 2016, we are restoring the whole list for those who consult it for research purposes for 2017. (This is a list of the ...

Meet the 2017 Boise State Bronco girl  KTVB

BOISE -- Have you seen the new Boise State Bronco girl for 2017? She's the young woman who leads the Boise State football team through the tunnel out on ...

4A BOYS TRACK: Minico Wins First Team Championship  Twin Falls Times-News

EAGLE – Bleached blonde with a red Mohawk down the middle, the creative hairstyles of Minico's sprint relay team looked much like a Spartan helmet.

First ever race held for Idaho HS Cycling League  Rexburg Standard Journal

ALTA, Wyo. — Saturday, Sept. 12 was history in the making as approximately 190 student-athletes from 15 teams came together for the first ever mountain bike ...

John Rade leaves post as Wood River AD  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

John Rade, 55, Wood River High School's athletic and activities director for 10-and-a-half years dating back to January 2006, submitted his letter of resignation ...

School rejects yearbook photo of student holding shotgun

A Maine high school has rejected a student's submitted yearbook photo because it shows him holding a shotgun.

Female Track and Field Athlete of the Year: Kayla Lee, Canyon Ridge  Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — “So what's the story with Kayla Lee?”

Idaho Democrats pick Sanders by wide margin  Idaho Statesman

Democrats caucused across the state Tuesday, turning out in droves and giving nearly 80 percent of their support to Bernie Sanders.

Numerical Roster Countdown 2012: Day 45, Travis Saxton - One Bronco Nation Under God  One Bronco Nation Under God

For all you people that hate Mondays, here's a countdown to cheer you up. We've got 45 days until today we'll be highlighting #45 on the Bronco ...

Idaho lawmakers adjourn 2017 regular session  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...

Long Prairie: Home of the Crystal Whopper | Dairyland Peach  ECM Publishers

A dedication to work hard, a devotion and love for family and a strong faith in God. Those were the values Ruth Bengtson instilled in her four sons, David, Dale,

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