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BOISE — A former Kuna man has pleaded guilty to one count of fraud and one count of bank fraud after being indicted by a federal grand jury in September.

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Library closure: The library will be closed Saturday, April 29, for carpet cleaning. We will reopen on Monday, May 1.

The Kuna Grange celebrated April Grange Month Friday, April 21, by honoring several community members for the service they give to the Kuna.

Road report for the week of Wednesday, April 26:

We have a variety of things to do, people to meet and places to go. Please join us in the fun and activities. Have an idea of a place to see? Or a project to share with us? We would love to have you.

KUNA — Starting a business after being out of work for nearly a decade is a brave endeavor that takes support from family and the community along with a smart business idea.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The fluke discovery of children's bones protruding from a badger hole in Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they're dealing with a double homicide or the disturbed grave of young 19th century emigrants who died going west on the Oregon Trail.

KUNA — Three Kuna police officers were not charged after an investigation into a shooting between police and a 72 year old Melba man in November.

CALDWELL — After entering the milking barn and walking down a wet, concrete hallway of Beranna Dairy, the black and white cows appear. Secured in a stall, they’re rotating on a carousel. One worker attaches tubes to the udders to collect the milk. The tubes detach automatically when the milk…

Wow, April is just flying by! It’s been a busy month for us at the center, and our breakfast and dinner crowd attendance has increased substantially! Thank you to all who have attended or visited.

Always a fun time is had by all who attend our center. We also play Yahtzee, Dominoes and Scrabble. We are open Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Senior Bus is available for doctor appointments on Tuesdays. Call to get on the list. Membership is $3 per year. Stop by and say hi!

Spring Book Sale: The Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale is April 20 through April 22 during regular library business hours. We have children’s books, young adult books, fiction, romance, nonfiction and more. You are sure to find some old favorites and perhaps even a few new favorites t…

KUNA — Every year for 26 years Sherri Russell and her family hold the big Kuna Easter Egg Hunt at Kuna High School as a free event for families.

Closing DateStatusAsking PricePriceAddressCity# Beds# BathsApx SqFt# AcresDOMPrice per SQFT4/13/2017Sold$159,000$165,000896 N Meadowsweet AveKuna3211360.161$139.964/13/2017Sold$172,400$170,0001121 E Yankee BasinKuna3213950.13135$123.584/12/2017Sold$172,000$172,0002612 N Kristy AvenueKuna3213…

Kuna police report for the week of Tuesday, April 11, through Monday, April 17

KUNA — April 2017 has been declared Grange Month and the Kuna Grange is inviting the community members to learn more about its purpose, its programs and activities while helping them recognize the Kuna Police and Fire Departments, a Kuna School Teacher, and Community Citizen of the Year.

Now that my mind is finally in April, I’ll share our activities! When I put out the menus for April, people started saying, “What about so-and-so? Their birthday is in April. And what about this person? They’re no longer with us.” So I made the changes and printed the menus again, only to di…

Activities for week of April 16 to 21:

Amnesty Day: Let’s celebrate National Library Week by having Amnesty Day from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on April 13 at the Kuna Library! Amnesty day is a great time to bring in those overdue items and get a fresh start. Up to $10 on an account can be waived. Speak to a circulation clerk to have fine…

This year at the annual Idaho FFA State Leadership Conference, the Kuna FFA Chapter climbed to mountains of success. The conference is held at the College of Southern Idaho campus in Twin Falls. It is a great honor to be recognized at the state level for your achievements and hard work.

Status DateAddressCity# Beds# Baths# AcresSold Price Per SQFTAsking PriceSold PriceDays On Market4/3/171723 SPIKEKuna320.16$139.08$163,000$158,00024/8/17690 N Ash Ave.Kuna320.243$152.74$154,990$158,24014/4/17598 E CinnabearKuna320.16$145.25$168,000$171,40034/3/172120 N Firebrick Dr.Kuna320.1…

Road report for the week of Wednesday, April 12

Kuna police report for the week of Tuesday, April 4, through Monday, April 10:

Status DateStatusAddressCity# Beds# Baths# AcresDays On MarketAsking PriceSold PriceSold Price per SQFT3/27/2017Sold601 N Elm AvenueKuna210.4342$139,900$140,000$102.713/28/2017Sold166 N Sunbird AveKuna220.0834$161,900$161,000$142.983/31/2017Sold728 W White Fang StreetKuna320.163$159,900$161,…

KUNA — The city of Kuna is teaming up with the new Kuna Boys & Girls Club to help club with its needs.

Well, so much for comments on the weather! What was I thinking? I live in Idaho! I was born and raised here! I know what spring can be like, so no more from me for a while, at least about the weather! March is going out like a lion; no predictions as to how April will arrive!

Kuna Senior Center Activities:

Spring Book Sale: Friends of the Kuna Library will host the Spring Book Sale at the Kuna Library April 20, 21 and 22 during regular library hours. At 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, is a preview night available for paying members of Friends of the Library. If you would like to donate books…

KUNA — It may have been junk to one person, but quirky collectibles became treasures to others while they shopped at the first Kuna Country Flea Market on April 1.

KUNA — Irrigation water will begin to flow in Kuna canals and laterals in early April. The city of Kuna said residents will have their irrigation lines turned on by April 20.

Kuna police report for the week of Tuesday, March 28 through Monday, April 3:

KUNA — A long hoped for Bi-Mart may finally come to fruition in Kuna behind the Ridley’s Family Market on Deer Flat Road.

Status DateCityAddress# Beds# BathsAsking PriceSold PricePrice per SQFTDays On MarketApx SqFt# Acres3/20/2017Kuna390 N Cleveland Ave31$138,897$138,000$130.549310640.183/24/2017Melba374 Southside32$149,900$146,500$82.59918150.553/26/2017Kuna642 Katie Way32$165,000$163,700$122.59913460.193/23/…

What’s new at the library? If you are looking for a new movie to watch this weekend, stop by the library to check out our new arrivals. If you would prefer to curl up with a good book, we also have a selection of new books to choose from. You are sure to find a new favorite at the library!

It’s finally safe to say that spring has arrived! At least the flowers and bushes say it has. Hope the weather doesn’t drastically change and prove them wrong!