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Nampa: New Partridge Pathway coming soon

This month city crews will begin paving Partridge Pathway — a one-mile stretch of paved trail connecting the Wilson Greenbelt and Stoddard Rails to Trails pathways. The new pathway, located behind The Islands subdivision, will include access to Wilson Ponds.

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Nampa PAL receives grant

The Nampa Police Activities League (PAL) Boxing club has received a $3,500 grant from the Idaho Community Foundation. The grant money will go toward building rental fees and boxing equipment that needs to be replaced. Nampa PAL Boxing is a

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Nampa: Food truck rally goes to the dogs

A food truck rally on Saturday, March 15, benefits the Nampa Dog Park. The event takes place from 3 to 7 p.m. at Lloyd Square in Downtown Nampa. Highlights include food, live music, green beer and lots of dogs.

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Nampa: Lakeview Park selected for Macy’s fundraising program

Macy’s and the National Recreation and Park Association have selected Nampa’s Lakeview Park to be a beneficiary of Heart Your Park, a program introduced as part of Macy’s Secret Garden campaign that aims to raise awareness and dollars for local

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Nampa: Heart of Hope Gala set for March 8

The 10th annual Heart of Hope Gala to raise funds for the Nampa Family Justice Center will be held Saturday, March 8, at 3K Ranch Indoor Event Center, 24090 Blessinger Road in Star. The “Rubies and Wranglers” semi-formal western gala

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Nampa firefighters hold fundraiser, demonstration on March 1

Fifteen members of the Nampa Fire Department are heading to Seattle to compete March 9 in the Scott Firefighter Stairclimb to support The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. On Saturday, March 1, the Nampa firefighter team, among the top 10 fundraising

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Nampa legislators to hold town hall meetings

Sen. Curt McKenzie and Reps. Brent Crane and Gary Collins will host two town hall meetings. The meetings take place Wednesday, Feb. 12, and Friday, March 13, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Nampa City Hall, 411 3rd St. S.

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Varsity Extra athletes of the week (Jan. 13-18)

Please email nominations by Monday morning to rroberts@idahostatesman.com for performances based on the previous week. GIRLS BASKETBALL Hanna Orton, Boise: The Braves moved into third place in the 5A Southern Idaho Conference with two victories last week. The sophomore guard

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Boise, Nampa high schools plan special athletic events Friday

The Boise High girls basketball team will play its sixth annual Pink Zone Game, while Nampa High plans to announce its fifth hall of fame class before its girls basketball game. Boise’s event, which helps raise awareness for the local

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Gun raffle in Nampa will benefit Boise Rescue Mission’s veterans program

Purchase $1 raffle tickets at Alpha Omega Armageddon Armory, 2809 Garrity Blvd. in Nampa. The drawing for the raffle will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Alpha Omega Armageddon. The winner will get an AR-15 loaded with accessories (Note: Winners

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