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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Amazon Fulfillment Center Coming to Nampa!

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SOURCE: https://press.aboutamazon.com/news-releases/news-release-details/amazon-announces-first-fulfillment-center-idaho 

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Amazon Announces First Fulfillment Center in Idaho

October 10, 2019 at 3:30 PM EDT

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 10, 2019

Leaf Recycling Begins At Kohlerlawn Cemetery

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Looking for something to do with all the leaves from your yard? Recycle your leaves with Nampa Parks Department. Leaves are used as compost within various parks throughout the city for grounds maintenance.

Leaves may be dropped off at Kohlerlawn Cemetery, ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 8, 2019

New signage coming to 11th Avenue North and Cherry Lane

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The City of Nampa will be installing two additional stop signs to the 11th Avenue North and Cherry Lane intersection, making it a four-way stop. The new traffic pattern will change Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10 a.m. Police enforcement will be present to...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Nampa Public Library eliminates fines, wipes out existing debts Oct. 1

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Beginning Oct. 1, the Nampa Public Library is eliminating all fines for overdue items and all current overdue fines on patron accounts will be forgiven. With this, we will be erasing one of the most prevalent barriers to access and inviting patrons back t...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Nampa Family Justice Center holds community open house & “Transforming Communities” event

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The Nampa Family Justice Center (NFJC) invites the community to attend a community open house Fri., October 4, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at their offices located at 1305 3rd Street South in Nampa. The open house is an opportunity for the community to l...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Community Volunteers needed to Rake-Up Nampa

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Fall is a beautiful time of year, but falling leaves often pose a problem for senior and disabled residents who are unable to rake fallen leaves on their property.  The City of Nampa is seeking applications from both Nampa residents who need help...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Community invited to help clean up Nampa’s waterways Sept. 28 for Stormwater Cleanup Day

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The City of Nampa’s Environmental Compliance Division invites the community to participate in the 9th Annual Stormwater Cleanup Day September 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Community members will meet near the Iowa Avenue entrance at the Wilson ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Be Well Nampa project kicks off September 18 at the Nampa Public Library

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library was awarded a $91,943 grant from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) for a project called, “Be Well Nampa.” The primary objective of the Be Well Nampa project for the NNLM All of Us Community E...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Applications sought for Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees

Nampa Library

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill a vacancy on the Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees. The individual appointed will serve a five-year term. Board meetings are held at the Nampa Public Library on the second Tuesday of the month ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

City of Nampa hosts used tire drive September 14

2019 Tire Drive City of Nampa

The City of Nampa’s Code Compliance and Community Relations Division, Streets Division and Fleets Services are joining together to host an opportunity for Nampa residents to drop off used automotive tires Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 9 a.m....

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Community invited to Middleton Road Corridor Open House on September 24

Middleton Open House Flyer Sept 24 2019

The City of Nampa invites the community to review plans for proposed infrastructure improvements along the Middleton Road Corridor Tues., September 24, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at Lone Star Middle School (11055 Lone Star Rd).

Attendees will hea...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Nampa Rec closed Sept 5-8 for improvements

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The Nampa Rec Center and the Nampa Senior Center will be closed to the public September 5-8, 2019 for building and grounds maintenance. Closing the facility allows an opportunity for maintenance and improvement projects which could not otherwise be done d...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

35th Annual Harvest Classic Fun Run

Harvest Classic Fun Run 2019

Join the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department for the 35th Annual Harvest Classic Fun Run on Saturday, September 14th. This long-standing Nampa tradition brings together competitive and recreation racers alike for an 8K run, 2 mile run, 2 mile walk and 1...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Community invited to Patriot Day event on September 11

September 11 flyer 2019

The community is invited to join the Nampa Fire Department and Nampa Police Department at 8 a.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2019 for the annual Patriot Day ceremony which is held to honor and remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice serving their comm...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Nampa’s Affordable Senior Housing Developments

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Community invited to Mercy Creek Apartment Open House Sept 4

The City of Nampa is pleased to see new affordable senior housing developments in Nampa.

Colorado Gardens Apartment opened in December of 2018 and is located at 1007 S. Elder Street. Colorado Gard...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Community invited to final open house for Comprehensive Master Plan

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The City of Nampa invites the community to provide feedback at the last open house for the proposed Comprehensive Master Plan Wed., August 14, 2019 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Nampa Public Library (215 12th Ave. S.).

Attendees are welcome to bring a brown b...

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Additional Info... City of Nampa
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Nampa Parks & Rec Events | August 2019

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Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of August from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrec...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Community invited Aug. 8 open house for proposed biking and walking routes

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The City of Nampa invites the community to give feedback on proposed biking and walking routes in Nampa at the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan Open House August 8, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Nampa Public Library (215 12th Ave S).

As part of the effort...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Nampa Library awarded $91,000 grant to enhance access to health and wellness services

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The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce it has been awarded a $91,943 grant from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) for a project called, “Be Well Nampa.” The primary objective of the “Be Well Nampa&...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Nampa Library presents “The Cow Jumps Over the MOOOn!”

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The Nampa Public Library will host the Idaho Farm Bureau MAC (Moving Agriculture to the Classroom) trailer on Saturday, July 27 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The MAC trailer features Miss Maggie, a state-of-the-art life-size plastic milk cow which gives pe...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Nampa Fire to conduct controlled burn July 17

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The Nampa Fire Department will conduct a controlled burn west of 15885 Idaho Center Boulevard in Nampa July 17, 2019 from approximately 10 a.m. to noon. This controlled burn will be conducted on the City of Nampa land behind the above address.

The burn wil...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Community invited to experience the new development at Midway Park July 27

Experience Midway Park July 27

Nampa Parks & Recreation Department is excited to invite the community to experience Midway Park on Saturday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. The event celebrates the completion of Phase 1A of the park in Nampa.

Midway Park is located at the corner of M...

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Nampa Parks & Rec City of Nampa
Posted on: June 27, 2019

What's happening at Nampa Parks and Recreation Department?

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Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of July from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, visit www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Nampa Recreation ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 27, 2019

City reminds citizens of fireworks safety

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The Nampa Fire Department would like to remind the community about the importance of practicing fireworks safety this summer.

Although you can find them in the county, the sale of illegal aerial fireworks is not allowed in the City of Nampa. In the city li...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

This July, it’s Game On at Nampa Parks and Recreation

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This July, it’s Game On at Nampa Parks and Recreation 

  Month-long celebration highlights undiscovered roles of local parks and recreation

Summer is here, which means it’s time to get out and explore the great things happening at your loc...

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Nampa Parks & Rec City of Nampa
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Nampa Board of Appraisers seek new member

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The City of Nampa’s Board of Appraisers is seeking a new member and invites residents interested to apply.

The board is comprised of three (3) City of Nampa staff, as well as three (3) citizens at large who are appointed by the Mayor and confirme...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Nampa Library hosts third annual Summer Reading Art Contest

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library is hosting the third annual Summer Reading Theme Art Contest. All ages are welcome to use a variety of art mediums to create your own visual representation of “A Universe of Stories.” Art work will be displayed...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Mayor Kling appoints Clay Long as Chief of Staff

Clay Long, City of Nampa Chief of Staff

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling announced today the appointment of Clay Long as the City of Nampa’s new Chief of Staff.

Long replaces Dr. Bobby Sanchez as Chief of Staff who was named the new Workforce Development Director at the June 3 Nampa City Council meeting...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Kevin and Mary Daniels Fund to present $100,000 to vitalize Nampa's Main Street Program

City of Nampa

The National Main Street Center announced the launch of the Kevin and Mary Daniels Fund to help stimulate Nampa’s Main Street Program and revitalization efforts in Downtown Nampa. This fund has been established in appreciation for all Kevin and ...

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More info coming soon City of Nampa
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Changes in Nampa’s Northside Interchange Landscape

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Nampa’s Northside Interchange will see a slight change in scenery over the summer months due to an irrigation break near the area.

The damaged irrigation pipe travels under Northside Road and the interchange bridge. The cost to repair the pipe is...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 28, 2019

City of Nampa honors citizens who helped rescue residents from fire

City of Nampa honors citizens who help rescue residents from fire

The City of Nampa and the Nampa Fire Department gathered this morning at Nampa Fire Station 1 to honor citizens who helped protect residents from a fire that started on the outside of Ashley Manor May 10, 2019. While the fire began outside Ashley Manor, t...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 20, 2019

City of Nampa Receives Prestigious PISCES Award from EPA

City of Nampa EPA PISCES Award 2019

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Idaho Operations Director Jim Werntz presented the prestigious PISCES Award to the City of Nampa for dedication to clean water infrastructure at a ceremony Mon., May 20, 2019 at Nampa’s Wastewater Treatment Plant...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 20, 2019

City of Nampa invites community to 2019 Memorial Day Ceremony

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The City of Nampa will hold a Memorial Day Ceremony to honor the men and women who were in the service for our country and many who have made the supreme sacrifice of giving their lives so that we might live in freedom. 

The one-hour ceremony begi...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 13, 2019

Nampa Chip Sealing Begins June 3

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The City of Nampa Street Division will begin chip sealing streets Mon., June 3, 2019.

Chip sealing is a common, cost effective, pavement maintenance practice that extends pavement life and improves driving surface. Chip sealing is about one-fourth to one-f...

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Chip Seal Website City of Nampa
Posted on: May 6, 2019

Public hearing May 20 for proposed sewer rate increase

City of Nampa

Nampa City Council invites the public to comment on proposed increases to sewer rates May 20, 2019, beginning at 7 p.m. at Nampa City Hall, located at 411 3rd Street South.

An estimated sewer rate increase of 16.75%, or approximately less than $5 per month...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Seven local students earn $2,000 scholarships from annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament

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The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $14,000 in scholarships to seven college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 32 hole sponsors and 32 teams participating in the annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for Summer Youth Golf pro...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 26, 2019

Republic Services donates nearly $49,000 to City of Nampa

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Republic Services made an unexpected donation of $48,905 to the City of Nampa after receiving a corporate tax credit for using natural gas in their vehicles.

The voluntary donation was also made to other cities Republic Services serves in the Treasure Vall...

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Learn more about Nampa Shares & Cares City of Nampa
Posted on: April 18, 2019

City of Nampa’s Arbor Day celebration and recognition

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The City of Nampa and Nampa Parks Department invites the public to the annual Arbor Day celebration April 25, 2019. Gem Prep 5th graders will assist with this year’s festivities beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Nampa Recreation Center, located at ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Nampa updates limits for on-street parking in downtown

04 12 2019 Downtown Nampa parking zones

After listening to various businesses and members of the community on ways to improve parking in downtown, the City of Nampa recently approved revisions to parking limits in the historic district.

The new parking limits are defined in a zoned management sy...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Brush-Up Nampa is June 8

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Brush-Up Nampa, an annual community event which paints homes for elderly and disabled residents, will be held Sat., June 8, 2019. The City of Nampa is seeking applicants, volunteers and sponsors for the program.

Residents wishing to have their home painted...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

11th Avenue North Railroad Crossing Rebuild begins April 13

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The City of Nampa, in partnership with Boise Valley Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad, will be rebuilding the severely deteriorated railroad crossing at 11th Ave. N., south of Birch Lane, beginning April 13, 2019. The closure will occur on 11th Ave. N. ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 2, 2019

City of Nampa soliciting applications for Community Development Block Grant funds

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The City of Nampa is soliciting applications for the 2019 program year of Community Development Block Grant funds. A workshop reviewing the grant application process will be given April 12 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Nampa City Hall’s council chamb...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

City of Nampa seeks public input on Midland Blvd corridor

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The City of Nampa is evaluating the Midland Boulevard corridor from Greenhurst Road to Orchard Avenue and is seeking public input on upcoming improvements. The community is invited to attend and share feedback at an open house April 4 from 4 to 6 p.m. at ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Irrigation districts announce water release dates

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The City of Nampa will begin its irrigation season by filling the pressurized system April 1 and customers can expect full pressure by mid-April after crews have tested lines, flushed the system and brought ditch pumps on line.  

Nampa Meridian Ir...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Community invited to change of command ceremony for new Nampa Fire Chief April 1

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The community is invited to attend the change of command ceremony for Nampa’s new Fire Chief, Kirk Carpenter, Mon., April 1, 2019 beginning at 4 p.m. at Nampa Fire Station #1, located at 923 1st St. S.

The Nampa Fire Department change of command ...

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Nampa Fire Department City of Nampa
Posted on: March 28, 2019

City of Nampa invites community to purchase trees for right-of-way areas

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The City of Nampa’s Park & Forestry Department invites homeowners to purchase trees for planting in the city’s right-of-way areas.

A variety of trees are available for purchase for $99 and includes a personal consultation with the c...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 21, 2019

Nampa Parks & Recreation launches new website design

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Nampa Parks & Recreation is excited to launch a newly designed website. The new redesign creates a refreshed look and better access to information about parks and recreation activities offered by the City of Nampa. The website address will remain namp...

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Check out the new website now! City of Nampa
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Nampa Fire Chief announces resignation

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Mayor Debbie Kling and the Nampa City Council have accepted the resignation of Nampa Fire Chief Phil Roberts, effective April 1, 2019.

Regarding his resignation Roberts said, “I believe at this time, it is best for me to be close to my family. Wi...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 4, 2019

Community member sought to serve on Nampa’s Airport Commission

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa is seeking applications from Nampa residents to fill an opening on Nampa’s Airport Commission.

The Airport Commission is a volunteer position comprised of five individuals appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the Nampa City C...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Mayor Kling invites community to March events

Mayor Kling invites the community to a special preschool storytime at the Nampa Public Library (215 12th Ave. S.) March 6 from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Preschool storytimes are filled with stories, music, activities, and more.

Nampa’s State of the Cit...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Project Bronco announces adjusted construction timeline

City of Nampa

Today Project Bronco announced a change to their construction timeline in Nampa.

Project Bronco representatives said, “There are a variety of factors that we take into account when deciding to launch a facility – and we’ve found all of those in Nampa, Idah...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 25, 2019

Nampa Library celebrates five years of Art Endeavor programs at March 5 event

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The Nampa Public Library will celebrate five years of Art Endeavor programs on Tues., March 5 from 4:30-6 p.m. Learn about Vincent van Gogh and paint sunflowers as was done at the first Art Endeavor program in January 2014. Refreshments and a slideshow of...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 22, 2019

Arts and Historic Preservation Commission members needed

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa seeks volunteers with knowledge about architecture, history, architectural history, urban planning, archaeology, engineering, law, or other historic preservation related disciplines who are interested in serving on the Arts & Histori...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Community input invited at fourth Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee meeting

Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee October 2018

The City of Nampa invites the public to attend and participate in the Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee meeting Thurs., February 21, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Nampa City Hall (411 3rd St. S., Nampa, ID 83651).

The February 21 meeting will discuss compon...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 14, 2019

Mayor Kling seeks student to emcee Nampa’s State of the City

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Mayor Debbie Kling is excited to announce a special opportunity for a Nampa student to emcee the State of the City on March 20, 2019 at Columbia High School.

Nampa students ages 8 to 18 who are passionate about Nampa and are comfortable speaking in front o...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

City of Nampa hires new Finance Director

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The City of Nampa is pleased to announce Doug Racine has been selected to serve as the new finance director effective February 25, 2019. Racine comes to the City of Nampa with more than 25 years of experience in auditing, accounting and finance.

Racine sha...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 7, 2019

Community invited to Middleton Road improvements open house Feb. 21

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The public will have their first opportunity to review and provide comment on the concept design for the improvements of Middleton Road from north of Greenhurst Road to south of Roosevelt Avenue on Thursday, February 21 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Owyhee Elementa...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Nampa's State of City will be March 20

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NAMPA’S STATE OF THE CITY WILL BE MARCH 20

Wed., March 20, 20194:00 to 5:00 p.m. Address | 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Reception Columbia High School | 301 S Happy Valley Road, Nampa

Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to Nampa’s Sta...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Nampa Library honors President Lincoln and his connection to Idaho with presentation by David Leroy

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To commemorate the 210th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, David Leroy will generously share portions of his Lincoln memorabilia with the Nampa Public Library throughout the month of February. These memorabilia will be displayed in the Local Hi...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee is seeking new members

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The City of Nampa’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee is seeking new members and invites residents interested in bicycling, walking, healthy activity, and multi-modal transportation choice to apply.

The committee is comprised of seven (7)...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 29, 2019

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department announces February 2019 Events

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Check out the programs and classes being offered for the month of February from the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department. For more information or to register, please call 208-468-5858, go online to www.nampaparksandrecreation.org, or stop by the Nampa ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: January 29, 2019

City of Nampa to vote on proposed impact fees March 4

Impact Fees estimated timeline proposal 2019 updated

The Nampa City Council will vote on the proposed capital improvement plan and impact fees March 4, 2019 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Nampa City Hall, located at 411 3rd St. S. in Nampa.

The Nampa City Council held a public hearing on the proposed changes Tues...

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Posted on: January 12, 2019

Community Invited to Nampa Airport Master Plan Public Meeting Jan. 17

Airport Master Plan Meeting 1 | Warhawk Air Museum

­­­­The City of Nampa is holding a public meeting Jan. 17 at the Warhawk Air Museum (201 Municipal Dr.) to discuss progress on the Nampa Airport Master Plan. Community members are invited to attend one of two identical pres...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Greenhurst Road Rebuild Project begins January 14

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­­­­The City of Nampa will begin the first phase (Phase 1) of the Greenhurst Road rebuild project January 14, 2019. The contractor, Granite Excavation, will begin the project on East Greenhurst Road, from 12th Avenue Road to South Juniper Street.

Major con...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 26, 2018

New Year’s Eve Lock-In at the Nampa Recreation Center

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Get ready to ring in 2019!  Stay locked-in at the Nampa Recreation Center all night! Kids will participate in a safe, supervised New Year’s Eve party while enjoying movies, swimming, games a pizza party, and more.  Children sho...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 26, 2018

City of Nampa announces Christmas tree recycling starting December 26

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The City of Nampa will accept Christmas trees for recycling from Wednesday, December 26, 2018 through Friday, January 18, 2019.  Trees may be dropped off at Kohlerlawn Cemetery, located at 76 6th Street North, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m....

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 12, 2018

North Nampa's Opportunity Zone

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The White House hosted a nationwide conference call this morning ahead of President Trump signing the Executive Order on Opportunity Zones. Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling participated on the call and would like to remind the investment community of North Nampa&...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 11, 2018

Mayor Kling invites community to Christmas open house December 19

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Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to a Christmas open house Wednesday, December 19 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the foyer of Nampa City Hall, located at 411 3rd St. S.

The gathering is a wonderful opportunity to share holiday greetings and visit with M...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Take a Christmas Lights Tour in Nampa

Christmas Lights Tour 2018

Want to see the spectacular Christmas light displays in Nampa, but don’t know where to go?  Let us do the driving for you.  

Join the Nampa Parks & Recreation Department’s annual Christmas Light Tour and experience...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Nampa Library will host annual Christmas at the Library, including “Merry TubaChristmas” performers,

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library will host the fourth annual “Christmas at the Library” on Saturday, Dec. 8.

At 11 a.m. the Encore Carolers will perform in the lobby. Now in their 16th year as the Treasure Valley's premier Christmas vocal ensem...

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Nampa Public Library City of Nampa
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Nampa Public Library Food for Fines

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce its annual Food for Fines program.

During the month of December, bring in one item of non-perishable, unexpired food to have $1 in fines waived; maximum $10 in fines waived per day.

All food donations will go ...

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Nampa Public Library City of Nampa
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Nampa Fire Department invites community to Nampa Squad 51 “push in” ceremony December 3

Nampa Squad 51 Push In Ceremony

The Nampa Fire Department (NFD) invites to the community to learn about its newest response vehicle and participate in a fire service tradition, the “push in ceremony” for Nampa Squad 51 on December 3, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Fire Statio...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Applications sought for Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees

Nampa Library

 Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill an upcoming vacancy seat on the Nampa Public Library Board of Trustees. The position is being vacated by Debra Holm who has served on the board for nine years.  

The individual app...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

City of Nampa awarded over $14 million in transportation grants

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa has successfully partnered with Idaho Transportation Department (ITD), Local Highway Technical Assistance Council (LHTAC), Community Development Association of Southwest Idaho (COMPASS) and Valley Regional Transit (VRT) to compete for an...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: November 13, 2018

City of Nampa invites community input at second Comprehensive Plan meeting

Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee October 2018

The City of Nampa invites the public to attend and participate in the Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee meeting Thurs., November 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center (311 3rd St. S., Nampa, ID 83651).

The November 15 meeting, the second of thr...

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Learn more about the Comprehensive Plan City of Nampa
Posted on: November 12, 2018

Nampa Christmas tree will be cut down, set up in Downtown Tuesday

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In preparation for the annual Christmas Tree lighting on Saturday, Nov. 24, the City of Nampa, with help from Qualitree, will cut down a donated blue spruce tree and put it up at its new Downtown location Tues., Nov. 13. Weather permitting, the tree will ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

City of Nampa Finance Director Vikki Chandler announces retirement

Vikki Chandler, City of Nampa

City of Nampa Finance Director Vikki Chandler has announced she will retire effective November 21, 2018.

Chandler said, “It has been my privilege to serve the citizens of Nampa for the past 10 years. I have been most grateful for this opportunity. I have f...

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Apply Online City of Nampa
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Nampa Library extended hours begin Oct. 31 with Halloween at the Library

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library will kick off extended hours on Oct. 31 with Halloween at the Library, an event for the entire family. Downtown trick-or-treating will occur between 3-5 p.m., and Halloween activities will take place at the Library from 5:30-8 p.m...

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Nampa Public Library City of Nampa
Posted on: October 22, 2018

Park Restrooms will Close for Winter October 30

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The Nampa Parks & Recreation Department will be closing park restrooms for the winter on October 30, 2018. Park restrooms will be winterized to prevent freezing damage through the winter. The restrooms will reopen in the spring.

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

St. Lukes Officially Opens New Hospital in Nampa

NAMPA - Families in Canyon County now have a brand new option for their health care needs.  On Monday, St. Luke’s Health System officially opened the doors of their new full-service hospital in Nampa.  The $114 million, 200,000...

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Best Western Plus Opens in Nampa

The 82-room Best Western Plus Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn opened April 19 after starting construction in March 2016.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Saint Alphonsus Breaks Ground on Neighborhood Hospital

A new mini-hospital is in the works for Nampa. Saint Alphonsus Health System will break ground Thursday on the new building, in the parking lot of the system’s existing hospital campus at 1512 12th Ave. Road.

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

San Diego beer, brewing in Nampa, Idaho

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San Diego beer, brewing in Idaho

Mother Earth built a large, robust, fully functional brewery

Earlier this month, Mother Earth Brewing Co. opened a tasting room in the town of Nampa, Idaho, about 20 miles west of Boise. That's...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Construction progressing on hotel by Nampa Civic Center

The hotel going up by the Nampa Civic Center is slated to open by February, according to a spokeswoman with Peppertree Hospitality Group. The $5 million, 82-room Best Western Plus Peppertree Nampa Civic Center Inn

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

CircusTrix extreme recreation park coming to Nampa

A new indoor, extreme recreation park is coming to Nampa.CircusTrix Idaho is an indoor trampoline park that will feature an aerial ninja obstacle course, foam pits, slackline, stunt falls, rock climbing,parkour, trampoline wall, trapeze, trampoline wall,

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Mother Earth Brew Co. opens this fall in Nampa

NAMPA — There’s a new craft brewery in town, and it could end up being the largest in Idaho.

San Diego, California-based Mother Earth Brew Co. will open its tasting room doors for business by Oct. 1, possibly as early as Sept. 24. It is now one of ...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Ridgevue High School opens its doors in Nampa

It was 64 degrees as the sun rose over the ridge, casting shadow over the outlined letters RHS. At 8:35 a.m., with up-beat music rippling and the smell of mint drifting, approximately 1,100 students clustered in the 15 rows of Ridgevue High School’s

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Idaho Arts Charter School cuts ribbon for new school in Nampa

With big red scissors in their hands, executive director Jackie Collins and Idaho Arts Charter School trustees cut the bright red ribbon in front of the new school doors Monday afternoon.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Idaho's Top Projects for 2016: The finalists are...

Construction is continuing its boom in Idaho. Cranes are now nearly ubiquitous. Idaho Business Review recognizes and annually celebrates top construction projects across the state. This marks the 11th year and the 12th time for IBR‘s Top Projects

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Mission Aviation to start campus construction

Mission Aviation Fellowship, a missionary organization that sends people and aircraft around the world, is adding housing, a community center, and an RV park expansion at its headquarters next to the Nampa airport.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Nichols Accounting shifts from lease to own for its new Nampa Office

Ontario, Ore.-based Nichols Accounting will solidify its Nampa presence by building a new 10,500-square-foot office just west of the Ford Idaho Center and likely relocate the company’s headquarters.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Winco builds its second Nampa store at Nampa Gateway Center

Nampa will be only the second Idaho city with two WinCo Foods stores when the Boise-based supermarket chain opens in spring 2017 at the Nampa Gateway Center.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

STEM jobs are fastest-growing category in Idaho

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics jobs are overtaking the service jobs that have traditionally driven Idaho’s economy.

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

CWI seeks bond for Nampa, Boise Campus Construction

The College of Western Idaho will go to voters in November with a $180 million general obligation bond to build a Boise campus, expand the Nampa campus and increase program offerings.

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Downtown revivals are in play in communities across the Treasure Valley

The four cornerstones of the new downtown Nampa are a mix of new and historic. The city built the Hugh Nichols Public Safety Building in 2012 and added the Nampa Library Plaza with accompanying office space in 2015

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Posted on: June 20, 2016

From Nampa High Grad to CEO

Nampa High School graduate Brett Keller, class of 1986, began working for online booking service Priceline in 1999, serving as Chief Marketing Officer and later Chief Operating Officer.

Last month, he was promoted to Interim Chief Executive Officer.
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Posted on: May 10, 2016

Why Nampa website featured as Top Resource for Starting a Business in Idaho

"In addition to your solid offering, it also has a ton of resources to help aspiring Idaho entrepreneurs get their business off the ground. From funding resources to free startup guides - it’s all there." stated Ryan James, Founder of StartupSavant.com.

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Posted on: April 27, 2016

Young Nampa entrepreneur creates robot butler

The owner of a Nampa-based startup was so inspired by the robots in the cartoon series “The Jetsons” and in the 2004 movie “I, Robot” that he moved his business to create what he calls a robot butler. Gabe Bentz graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical

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Posted on: April 13, 2016

Educated People Moving to Idaho, Growth Concentrated in Cities

Migration into Idaho is, in some ways, a study of contrasts. While Idaho ranks 16th in the nation for state-to-state migration of people over 25 years old, 99 percent of that migration is into the Boise metro area. In 2014, 3,104 adults moved from another

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Nampa Police Department issues Amber Alert for endangered 10-year-old female.

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*** UPDATE ***Located in Cheney, WA and both child and mother are safe**

On March 20, 2019, the Nampa Police Department issued an Amber Alert for a missing and possibly endangered child, Alissa Helmandollar, a 10-year-old female Nampa resident.

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Nampa Police detectives arrest Nampa man for sex offenses.

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On March 18, 2019, Ashton J. Sedrick, an 18-year-old Nampa resident, was charged with one count of sexual abuse of a child under 16 and one count of lewd conduct with a child under 16. 

Nampa Police received information that Sedrick had inappropri...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Man arrested after multiple agencies respond to a bomb threat in Nampa.

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On March 7, 2019 at 4:14 p.m., the Nampa Police Department received a message over social media reference a bomb threat. The individual sending the message stated there was an explosive device in the area of the 1700 block of South Juniper Street. Nampa P...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Caldwell man arrested in Arizona after Amber Alert issued.

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On January 16th, 2019 at approximately 11:30 a.m., Nampa Police received a report of a custodial interference. It was reported that Jose A. Hernandez, a 25-year-old Caldwell resident, had taken 3 children (ages 5, 3, and 18 months) out of state. Hernandez...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Autopsy conducted on body located in Nampa and deceased person identified.

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On December 19, 2018, at 11:41 a.m., Nampa Police Officers responded to the canal at the north end of Kohlerlawn Cemetery, on 6th Street North, reference a report of a body that was found in that vicinity.  Officers located a body alongside the c...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Nampa Police investigating a suspicious death after body found.

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At 11:41 a.m., Nampa Police Officers responded to the canal at the north end of Kohlerlawn Cemetery on 6th Street North, reference a report of a body that was found in that vicinity.  Officers located a body alongside the canal in a possible sink...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Nampa Police make multiple arrests related to ongoing homicide investigation

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On September 25, 2018, at approximately 6:40 p.m., Nampa Police officers responded to the area of the 1100 block of Powell in reference to a fight. The investigation that followed this incident led to the arrest of Maribel Menchaca, a 42-year-old Nampa re...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Nampa Police are investigating a stabbing and a shooting in a residence.

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On October 31, 2018, at 3:47 a.m., Nampa Police officers were sent to the 1700 block of 1st Street North for a disturbance. It was reported that someone had been stabbed and a shot was fired during an argument in a residence.

Upon arrival, Nampa Police off...

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