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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Fireworks Safety Reminders

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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 30, 2020

Nampa Festival of the Arts Cancels for 2020

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Nampa Parks & Recreation has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Nampa Festival of the Arts scheduled for August 8 and 9, 2020. 

Parks & Recreation Director, Darrin Johnson stated, “Our hope was to implement necessary ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Middleton & Flamingo intersection improvements scheduled to begin July 6

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The City of Nampa will make improvements to the Middleton and Flamingo intersection beginning Monday, July 6. The project includes the widening and reconfiguration of the Middleton Road and Flamingo Avenue intersection to accommodate the addition of north...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

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

Golf Scholarship Recipients 2020

The Nampa Golf Commission awarded $14,000 in scholarships to seven college-bound students thanks to several local sponsors, 30 hole sponsors and 32 teams participating in the annual Mayor’s Golf Tournament. The event raises money for summer yout...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Community effort to distribute 2,000 free books to kids June 22-26

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This week, June 22-26, the City of Nampa is pleased to partner with a variety of local organizations to help distribute over 2,000 free books to kids at 18 different park locations, which are also the location of free meals thanks to the Oasis Summer Feed...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Applicants sought for Nampa Development Corporation board position

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The City of Nampa is seeking a qualified applicant to fill an upcoming vacant position on the board of commissioners for the Nampa Development Corporation (NDC). The NDC was established in 2006 to oversee the development of multiple public and public/priv...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Nampa Parks & Recreation to open outdoor pools Saturday

Pools Open 2020

Nampa Parks and Recreation will be opening the city’s outdoor pools, Lincoln Pool and Lakeview Water Park on Saturday, June 6, 2020.

Over the past few weeks, the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department has taken a thoughtful approach to planning an...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Holly & Colorado Intersection Improvements to begin June 1, 2020

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The City of Nampa will begin improvements to the Holly Street / Colorado Avenue intersection on Monday, June 1, 2020. Pedestrian infrastructure improvements will take place on Colorado Avenue, between 12th Avenue and Amity Avenue. These improvements will ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Nampa waives certain permit fees to support business recovery

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The Nampa City Council unanimously voted May 18 to temporarily waive the cost of certain permit fees to support business recovery in Nampa. “I’m very pleased to receive unanimous support from the Nampa City Council members to waive spe...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Learn about Major Construction Improvements Coming Soon

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The City of Nampa is working hard to improve the condition of our streets and currently has 17 major construction projects scheduled for 2020. In partnership with the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) and Nampa Highway district (NHD) the goal of every...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

City of Nampa to begin chip sealing June 1

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The City of Nampa’s Street Division will begin chip sealing streets Mon., June 1, 2020 and it is estimated to be completed by early August.

Chip sealing is a common, cost effective, pavement maintenance practice that extends pavement life and imp...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

City of Nampa shares latest information related to Stage 2 reopening

As the State of Idaho prepares to enter Stage 2 of the Idaho Rebounds plan on Saturday, May 16, City of Nampa departments will be reopening at various dates to the public.

The City of Nampa will continue to assist customers remotely through online services...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Parks & Rec announces restrooms will open, some organized youth activities and day camps May 4

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Nampa Parks and Recreation will be opening park restrooms, some organized youth activities and day camps as of May 4, 2020. Additional openings will be evaluated in stages and are dependent on assessing the current health and wellbeing of the Nampa commun...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

City of Nampa Outlines Enforcement Prioritizations as of May 1

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SUMMARY STATEMENTThe City of Nampa is thankful the vast majority of individuals and businesses are following the stay-home order and guidelines from public health agencies. We applaud all who have adhered to guidelines and have taken seriously th...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Nampa Public Library now offering curbside pickups

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The Nampa Public Library has begun pulling holds for curbside pickup as of April 23, 2020.  

Items that are currently checked in at the library will be placed on hold through our online catalog http://nampalibrary.org/. Patrons will be responsible...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

Nampa City Council Extends Emergency Declaration Through May 4

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**NOTE: Updated to correct emergency declaration date to May 4, 2020)**

The Nampa City Council voted unanimously April 15, 2020 at a special council meeting to extend the emergency declaration for the City of Nampa through May 4. The approval was made to e...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

City of Nampa Schedules Special Council Meeting to Discuss Next Steps

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling and the Nampa City Council will hold a special meeting Wed., April 15, 2020 beginning at 6 p.m. to discuss next steps related to Nampa’s current state of emergency and Nampa-specific restrictions pending modification to ...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

City of Nampa Postpones Public Hearings During Stay-Home Order

The Nampa City Council voted unanimously March 28, 2020 to postpone public hearings at Nampa City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings effective immediately and for the duration of the State of Idaho’s statewide self-isolate order...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Middleton Road and Smith Avenue Intersection Signal Activation Slated for March 31

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The intersection improvements at Smith Avenue and Middleton Road in Nampa are nearly complete with signal activation scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Construction began last fall and all safety enhancements will be completed in April 2020.

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

City of Nampa Residents Expected to Receive Irrigation Water by Mid-April

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As an essential service, the City of Nampa will begin its irrigation season 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. Crews will work to ensure the wate...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

City of Nampa Closes Golf Courses and City Park Restrooms

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To support and encourage our residents to stay home, as ordered by Governor Little, and to reduce the potential spread of Coronavirus in Canyon County, we have decided to close our golf courses and park restrooms until further notice.

The two Nampa municip...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

City of Nampa playgrounds closed until further notice

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To prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Nampa Parks & Recreation Department and Nampa School District will CLOSE all playgrounds effective immediately and until further notice.

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Statement from Mayor Kling

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 STATEMENT FROM MAYOR DEBBIE KLING

The City of Nampa, along with the rest of the country, has been experiencing unprecedented times over the past few weeks while responding to the Coronavirus. Fo...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

City of Nampa Following District Health Recommendations

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Today it was announced that Canyon County has its first confirmed case of the Coronavirus. While it is not believed to be the result of community spread, we strongly encourage our citizens to follow the recommendations by public health officials to limit ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of Nampa Declares State Of Emergency, Additional Closures Announced

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling joined cities and counties across the Treasure Valley today in declaring a state of emergency in response to growing concerns related to COVID-19. Nampa City Council will be asked to ratify the emergency declaration at tonight&...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

City Of Nampa Announces Additional Closures To Protect Community Against COVID-19

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Out of an abundance of caution, and for the protection of our community against COVID-19 (also referred to as the coronavirus), the Nampa Public Library and Nampa Senior Center will be closed March 16-March 31, 2020. Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling shared, &...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Nampa Library programs cancelled through end of March

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As a public facility providing services to all demographics, including vulnerable populations, the Library takes the health of the community seriously. After much discussion, the decision was made to cancel all Library programs and outreach until the end ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Weekend Closure of the Star & Franklin Road Roundabout Slated for March 21 - 22, 2020

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The weekend closure of the Star/Franklin roundabout is scheduled for Sat., March 21 – Sun., March 22. The closure is required to prepare the north half of the intersection with temporary pavement and allow the intersection to function as a &l...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

CITY OF NAMPA APPROVES EMERGENCY RESOLUTION LIMITING MASS GATHERINGS AT CITY VENUES

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As a precautionary measure and out of respect for guidance recently released from Southwest District Health regarding mass gatherings and public events in Idaho, this morning the Nampa City Council approved an emergency resolution which reads, “...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Nampa's State of the City today at 4:30pm

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With no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Idaho as of this morning, Nampa’s State of the City address is scheduled to proceed as planned at 4:30 p.m. at the Nampa Civic Center.

We encourage anyone who would prefer to watch the address remotely to do...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Nampa Library celebrates 5 years in new building, kicks off bookmobile campaign, March 14

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The Nampa Public Library has been in its new location for five years and invites everyone to attend a celebration from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020.

On Saturday, March 14, 2015 the Nampa Public Library opened its doors to the public for th...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Food Truck Rally Goes to the Dogs

Flyer for Food truck rally goes to dogs March 14 in Downtown Nampa

This isn’t your typical food truck rally… this one is going to the dogs! Join the Nampa Dog Park Committee, and maybe even some Leprechauns, for some good food, live music, vendors and beer. This St. Patrick’s Day celebratio...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Road improvements to E. Franklin Road between Star Road and N. Gate Boulevard begin 3/5

Franklin Lane Restrictions Beginning March 9 2020

Road improvements to E. Franklin Road between Star Road and N. Gate Boulevard will start Monday, March 9, 2020. All traffic will be shifted one lane to the north for the duration of the road improvements and anticipated to last until July.

While the roadwa...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Nampa Development Corporation saves $4,859,087 by refinancing bonds

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The Nampa Development Corporation (NDC) board of commissioners closed on a refinance of the 2010 and 2013 bonds on Friday, February 28 with Zions Bank. The refinance created a savings of $4,859,087 in payments and interest on the bonds that funded the con...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Spring Sports Madness for Moms & Sons

Flyer for Spring Sports Madness for Moms and Sons on March 7 at the Nampa Rec Center

Moms and sons: it is your turn to spend some time one on one. The Nampa Recreation Center has the perfect event where moms and sons can have fun, take part in different competitions and make lasting memories. Don’t miss this great opportunity to...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

REMINDER: RSVP for Nampa's State of the City Reception by 3/5

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Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to Nampa’s State of the City on Thurs., March 12, 2020 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. in the Nampa Civic Center’s John Brandt Performing Arts Theater. This year’s theme is “The Power of...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Nampa Library art proposals open for comment, Feb. 27-March 9

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The Nampa Public Library issued a request for proposal for an art installment in the Local History Area on the third floor. Fifteen (15) submissions were received and three finalists were chosen by the art selection panel: Allen and Mary Dee Dodge, Collin...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

City of Nampa Soliciting Applications for Community Development Block Grant Fund Program Year 2020

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The City of Nampa is soliciting applications for the 2020 program year allocation of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. A Community Development Block Grant application workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Mon., February 24, 2020 a...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Arts and Historic Preservation Commission Seeks New Members

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The City of Nampa seeks volunteers with professional qualifications in architecture, history, architectural history, urban planning, archaeology, engineering, law, or other historic preservation related disciplines, as well as volunteers with professional...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

City of Nampa Receives First Recycled Water Permit Of Its Kind In Idaho

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The Department of Environmental quality has issued the City of Nampa a reuse permit which will allow highly treated, Class A, recycled water to be used for irrigation and industrial needs in the community. The 10-year permit is the first of its kind issue...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling will recommend Jean Mutchie for Nampa City Council seat 3

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling will recommend Jean Mutchie for Nampa City Council seat 3. This seat was recently vacated by Rick Hogaboam, who stepped down to be the Chief of Staff for the City of Nampa. The Nampa City Council will be asked to approve the appoi...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Middleton Road Rebuild and Irrigation Improvements Slated to Begin Week of February 3

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The City of Nampa will begin the first phase of the Middleton Road irrigation improvements and road rebuild the week of February 3, 2020. Construction will take place on Middleton Road, between West Sheridan Avenue and Roosevelt Avenue.

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Nampa Library invites the community to 2nd Annual Destination Wellness Health Fair, Feb. 1

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The Nampa Public Library is pleased to announce its second annual Destination Wellness Health Fair. This event will take place on the first floor of the Library Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Destination Wellness 2020 is dedicated to whole body wellne...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Nampa's State of the City will be March 12, 2020

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NAMPA’S STATE OF THE CITY WILL BE MARCH 12

March 12, 2020

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Address | 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Reception

Nampa Civic Center | 311 3rd St. S.

 

Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to Nampa’s State of the City on Thursd...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Community invited to Midland Boulevard Corridor Open House

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The City of Nampa invites the community to review and give feedback on the proposed improvements for the Midland Boulevard Corridor Thurs., January 23, 2020 from 4:00–6:00 p.m. at West Middle School located at 28 S. Midland Blvd in Nampa.

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Applications Sought for City of Nampa Boards & Commissions, City Council Seat

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is seeking applications to fill vacancies on various volunteer positions within the City of Nampa. Openings on a variety of boards and commissions are listed below as well as one opening on Nampa City Council. Nampa citizens with ...

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Posted on: December 26, 2019

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

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Get ready to ring in 2020!  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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Posted on: December 17, 2019

City of Nampa Streets Division Receives COMPASS’ “Leadership in Government, Canyon County” Award

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The City of Nampa Public Works Department and Streets Division Superintendent Don Barr have been awarded the 2019 Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho (COMPASS) Leadership in Government, Canyon County Award.

Under Barr’s leadership, a collabor...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Mayor Kling names Rick Hogaboam as new Chief of Staff

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Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling is pleased to announce that current Councilman Rick Hogaboam has been named as the new Chief of Staff for the City of Nampa. Hogaboam is expected to begin his new position Mon., January 13, 2020.

Kling said, “It was an exciting sur...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

North Franklin Boulevard will be closed to traffic December 18-24

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The community is encouraged to plan ahead for an upcoming street closure on N. Franklin Blvd. between Birch Lane and E. Karcher Rd. which will be closed Wed., December 18 through Tues., December 24, 2019 for utility related construction.

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Chief of Staff accepts Idaho Career & Technical Education Administrator Position

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The City of Nampa’s Chief of Staff, Clay Long, has been appointed as the State Administrator of the Idaho Division of Career & Technical Education. Long’s last day with the City of Nampa will be Fri., December 6.

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Free Admission to the Nampa Rec Center on Thanksgiving with Canned Goods Donation

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The Nampa Rec Center is inviting the entire community to come get your LAPS in before your after-turkey naps! Bring four (4) items of canned or non-perishable food and receive free entry. All food will be donated to the Idaho Food Bank.

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Community Members Sought to Serve on Nampa Golf Course Commission

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The City of Nampa is seeking applications from Nampa residents to fill two (2) openings on the Nampa Golf Course Commission.

Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling said, “We greatly appreciate and respect the voice of volunteers representing our community thro...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Nampa Library seeking artists for Local History Area art

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The Nampa Public Library Foundation is seeking art for the Local History Area, which is located on the third floor of the library and leads to the board rom. This call is for qualifications and experience only. No design concepts need be presente...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Franklin Road will be closed to traffic beginning Friday, November 22

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Franklin Road between Idaho Center Boulevard and Star Road will be closed Friday, November 22 through Friday, December 6, 2019 for utility related improvements to the Amazon fulfillment center currently under construction.

Businesses along Franklin will ha...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Community invited to Nampa’s Christmas Market & Tree Lighting November 30

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In preparation for the annual Christmas Tree lighting on Saturday, Nov. 30, the City of Nampa, with help from Qualitree, will cut down a donated blue spruce tree and install it at its new location Thurs., Nov. 14 in front of Downtown Nampa’s Tra...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Explore the St. Luke’s Inflatable Digestive System at Nampa Library

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The Nampa Public Library invites the community to visit this Friday, Nov. 8, and take a walk through the giant inflatable digestive system, provided by St. Luke’s! Tours occur 10:15 a.m. to noon, and 2-5 p.m. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

L.B. FOSTER ANNOUNCES PLAN TO RELOCATE NORTHWEST PLANT OPERATIONS TO NAMPA, ID

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Boise, ID (10/30/19) - The City of Nampa, Idaho Department of Commerce and Boise Valley Economic Partnership (BVEP) announce that L.B. Foster Company (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: FSTR), a leading manufacturer and distributor of products an...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Park Restrooms will Close for the Winter on October 30

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The Nampa Parks & Recreation Department will be closing park restrooms for the winter on October 30, 2019. 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 28, 2019

Weekly Fit and Fall Proof Programs at Nampa Public Library

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According to the Centers for Disease Control, an older adult is treated in the emergency room for a fall every 11 seconds, and an older adult dies from a fall every 19 minutes. Because of these sobering facts, the Fit and Fall Proof™ course was ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Nampa’s First Main Street Manager Announced

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The City of Nampa has been working to fully implement the National Main Street model over the last several years, but this marks the first time the City has partnered with the Nampa Development Corporation to hire a full-time executive to run the Main Str...

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

Public hearing November 4, 2019 for proposed Midland Corridor Project

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The City of Nampa invites the public to comment on proposed improvements to the Midland Boulevard Corridor (Greenhurst Road to Orchard Avenue) at a public hearing November 4, 2019, beginning at 7 p.m. at Nampa City Hall, located at 411 3rd Street South.

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Community Members Sought to Serve on Various City of Nampa Boards & Commissions

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The City of Nampa is seeking applications from Nampa residents to fill openings on various boards and commissions within the City of Nampa:

  •  Airport Commission (1 position)
  • Art and Historic Preservation Commission (2 positions)
  • Building Code Advisor...
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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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: September 16, 2019

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

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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

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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

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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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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).

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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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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Community invited to Patriot Day event on September 11

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: July 11, 2019

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

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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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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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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: June 4, 2020

Nampa Police Detectives arrest Nampa man on Domestic Violence charges

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On Thursday, June 4th, 2020 at approximately 0055
hours, Nampa Police received a report of a domestic violence incident thatoccurred at a residence on Zion Park Dr. The victim reported to police that
during the incident, she had been threatened with a...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

NAMPA MAN ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF SEX ABUSE

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Detectives concerned there may be additional victims

On March 17, at 1:15 p.m., Nampa Police arrested Rhys Vickers, a 23-year-old Nampa resident, for sex abuse of a 16 or 17 year old. Vickers was previously employed by the Nampa School District and did hav...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Nampa Police arrest suspect on drug charges after serving search warrant

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On March 4th, 2020 at 3:00 a.m., Nampa police Department Special Investigation Unit served a search warrant in the 7000 block of E. Declaration Dr. in Nampa. The investigation began when the police department received information that the resident was inv...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Nampa Police investigating vehicle vs. pedestrian crash

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On February 5, 2020 at 8:24 p.m., Nampa Police Officers responded to a report of an unwanted subject in the 400 block of East Karcher. As Officers were en route, they were informed of a vehicle versus pedestrian crash in front of the above location.

Upon a...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Nampa Police arrest male subject in connection to business burglaries

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Early this morning 5 Nampa businesses including 4 Vape shops and 1 Pawn business reported attempted break-ins or burglaries. Officers responded via alarm or phone call from the business. Through surveillance video, officers could identify a potential susp...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Home invasion robbery occurs at Nampa Residence

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On December 13, at 4:40 a.m., Nampa Police responded to the 2100 block of W. Rosten Ave. for a report of a battery. After officers arrived, they determined a home invasion robbery had occurred.

The suspects are described as two males, wearing dark hooded s...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Suspect arrested in Nampa Robbery

Zachary Kline

On December 10, 2019 at approximately 8:40 am Nampa Police Detectives contacted Zachariah R. Kline at his home in Nampa, reference the robbery that occurred on 12/7/2019 at the Maverik Country Store located at 723 12th Ave Rd in Nampa. After interviewing ...

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