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Elementary students raise money for Ronald McDonald House

Photo courtesy of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho

Silver Trail National Elementary Honor Society from the Kuna School District raised $3,527.65 in donations for the Ronald McDonald House in Boise. The students held a car wash, a bake sale and completed individual service projects. Office Depot donated a ...

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Valley Wide helps build livestock barn at Malheur County Fairgrounds

Valley Wide Malheur Co crop

Valley Wide Cooperative and Valley Agronomics, with matching funds from Land O’ Lakes, have donated $2,500 to the Malheur County Fairgrounds. The money will be used to build a new dairy livestock barn at the fairgrounds, promoting the dairy heifer ...

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Idaho Dairy Council brings former Seahawk to Magic Valley schools

Photo by Otto Kitsinger

The Idaho Dairy Council’s Fuel Greatness Magic Valley celebrated healthy schools and student activities at an event featuring former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Marcus Trufant (pictured), the SeaGals, and Blitz, the team’s official mascot leading kids from eight Magic Valley schools ...

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Larry H. Miller dealership employees hold annual day of service

BUGS Larry H. Miller

More than 30 Larry H. Miller dealership employees volunteered during the company’s annual day of service on April 24, honoring the late Larry H. Miller on his birthday. At Boise Urban Garden School, a team of 10 employees from Larry ...

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Valley Wide funds roof repair at Rexburg VFW post

Valley Wide VFW Rexburg

Valley Wide Cooperative and Valley Agronomics with matching funds from Land O’ Lakes donated a total of $5,000 to the Rexburg Veterans of Foreign Wars post #3012. The post will use the donation to repair a large section of the ...

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Idaho Foodbank launches new program to help hungry seniors

An example of the contents assembled by the Foodbank for monthly boxes delivered to low-income seniors age 60 and over. Photo courtesy of Idaho Foodbank.

The Idaho Foodbank is working to solve senior hunger in Idaho with a new program for people ages 60 and older. The program was launched May 8 at The Salvation Army in Boise. The Foodbank is working with the Idaho ...

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Coleman Homes donates $20,000 to Idaho causes


Coleman Homes presented a check for $15,000 to the Boys & Girls Club of Ada County and a check for $5,000 to The CraftWorks Foundation’s Miracle on Idaho Street May 4. Coleman Homes employees chose the beneficiaries as part of ...

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Create Common Good and St. Luke’s make healthy snacks for children at WCA

Pictured here are (l-r) Kelly Parker, Create Common Good; Holly Miller, St. Luke’s; Beatrice Black, Women’s and Children’s Alliance. Photo courtesy of Women's and Children's Alliance.

Create Common Good and St. Luke’s Health System are providing healthy snacks for children at the Women’s and Children’s Alliance licensed child care, at the secure domestic violence shelter, Serena’s House, and at the drop-in childcare at the WCA’s downtown ...

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OneStone students organize prescription drug take back event

Student organizers with OneStone gather during the take back prescription drug event. Photo courtesy of OneStone.

One Stone, in partnership with DrugFree Idaho, Boise Police Department and the Ada County Sheriff’s Office, staged Shake, Rattle and Roll, a prescription drug take- back event, on May 2. A total of 156 cars dropped off 283 pounds of ...

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