Kuna Melba News

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Officials working to bring new business, industry to Kuna KUNA — What are city leaders doing to bring new businesses and industry to Kuna? Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 2.4 minutes
Public hearing for 2 new subdivisions to be held July 25 KUNA — Two more new subdivisions are coming before the Kuna Planning and Zoning Commission in a public hearing. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
On to the finals: Tammy Stowe McClure in American Ninja Warrior 2017 top 30 KUNA — Tammy Stowe McClure, family and friends gathered in front of two big screens, with the volume turned up, at 13th Street Pub and Grill the night of Monday, July 17. Everyone, except McClure, eagerly waiting to see how she did on American Ninja Warrior. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
61-year-old Eagle man dies from injuries after crash on Swan Falls Road KUNA — A 61-year-old Eagle man died after he reportedly lost control of his pickup on Swan Falls Road on Friday night. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Kuna man graduates from basic military training U.S. Air Force Airman Dwight J. Gannuscio, of Kuna, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Tips to keep your vehicle from overheating this summer With 100-plus-degree temperatures hitting the Treasure Valley, AAA Idaho offers the following tips on how to keep your vehicle from overheating this summer: Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Crime Blotter Monday, July 10 Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 3.9 minutes
Kuna baseball team headed to regional tournament After an incredible all-star season and an exciting weekend at the state tournament, Kuna’s 13-15U all-star baseball team is headed to regionals. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute

Sports Roundup

Kuna baseball team headed to regional tournament After an incredible all-star season and an exciting weekend at the state tournament, Kuna’s 13-15U all-star baseball team is headed to regionals. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Melba Fun Run 2017 results 2 mile walk results Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 20.0 minutes
Tyler Nicholson takes cutting championship in high school rodeo Tyler Nicholson took home the boy’s cutting championship at the Idaho State High School finals. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Weekly sports scores SOFTBALL Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 3.4 minutes
Weekly sports scores BASEBALL Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 2.1 minutes

Obituaries

Wootton, Dorothy Dorothy D. Wootton, 98, of Melba, died Friday, June 30, 2017, at her home. Funeral Home: Alsip and Persons Funeral Chapel, 404 10th Avenue South, Nampa, Idaho 83651 Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Stamper, Neal Neal Donald Stamper, 82, of Kuna, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at his home. Funeral Home: Zeyer Funeral Chapel, Nampa Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Marrs, David David Richards Marrs, 55, of Melba, died Sunday, July 9, 2017. Funeral Home: Zeyer Funeral Chapel, Nampa Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Broncheau, Eileen Eileen Anita Broncheau, 63, of Kuna, died Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Funeral Home: Cremation Society of Idaho Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Remembering Lloyd Stubbs Kuna and Melba are mourning the death of Lloyd Stubbs, who died Wednesday, June 28, from complications after an April heart attack. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Doherty, Thomas Thomas J. Doherty, 75, of Melba, died Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Meridian Hospital. Funeral Home: Nampa Funeral Home, Yraguen Chapel Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Stubbs, Lloyd Lloyd Fae Stubbs, 74, of Kuna, died Wednesday, June 28, 2017, in a Boise care facility. Funeral Home: Bowman Funeral Parlor, Garden City Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Cooper, Evelyn EVELYN COOPER Evelyn Fern (Fine) Cooper, 85, passed away on 1/23/17. She was born on 10/25/1931 in Taney County, MO, to Walter & Dona Fine. She was preceded in death by her husband John Cooper, brother Floyd Fine, sisters; Johna Wernick, Arkie Brazeal, and Argie Brown. She is survived by… Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Rist, Kenneth Kenneth Rist, 62, of Kuna, died June 24, 2017. Funeral Home: Accent Funeral Home and Cremation. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute
Blackburn, James James (Jim) L. Blackburn, 63, of Kuna, formerly Vale, Oregon, died Saturday, June 17, 2017, in his home of natural causes. Funeral Home: Haren-Wood Funeral Chapel Read more · Estimated Reading Time: less than a minute

Today's Opinion

Voter fraud is not so easy to prove In what it says is to reduce voter fraud, the federal government is asking the secretary of state in each state — including Idaho’s Secretary of State Lawerence Denney — to send copies of their voter registration files. This includes information such as party registration, the last four digits of your Social Security number, criminal records and what elections you’ve voted in, as well as your name, address and birth date. This is so the federal government can compare voter rolls to see if some people are registered in more than one place. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 2.4 minutes
Matters of Faith: The breath of life This summer at Living Hope Kuna United Methodist Church we’re celebrating the “Elements of Faith” with a worship series that looks at fire, air, water and earth as they appear in scripture and in our daily lives. With each element we’re also practicing a simple spiritual discipline. During the air portion of our series, we first considered wind and then as breath through the lends of Joshua 6:1-20. Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 3.2 minutes
Of This ’N' That: The importance of people Every Fourth of July Melba is invaded by at least 10,000 people who come to watch the parade and enjoy the fireworks. For a brief minute, when the parade is going by, you might glimpse a person perched in a select vehicle with a sign that says “Citizen of the Year” or “Grand Marshal.” Read more · Estimated Reading Time: 2.1 minutes