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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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Nampa Rec Center City of Nampa
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

Holzschuhs, 2018 tree donors

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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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.

Some parks will have po...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 16, 2018

City of Nampa Comprehensive Plan Update

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa is beginning a process to review and update its Comprehensive Plan which guides growth and development in Nampa. Community members are invited to join in the process by attending open houses, completing surveys or participating in the Co...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: October 9, 2018

Community Volunteers needed for Rake-Up Nampa

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Community Volunteers needed for Rake-Up Nampa

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...

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Rake Up Nampa City of Nampa
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Nampa Public Library hosts first annual Indie Author Day, Oct. 13

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library is proud to host the first annual Indie Author Day this Saturday, Oct. 13. Join us from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to hear from authors and writers’ groups. You may also enter a raffle where prizes will be awarded throughou...

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Explore the Nampa Library City of Nampa
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Library Board of Trustees approves extended hours for Nampa Library, beginning Oct. 31

Nampa Library

Nampa citizens will soon have greater access to their library, with five additional hours open each week. Survey results and comments from patrons were the catalyst for this positive change. Nampa Library Board of Trustees unanimously approved extended op...

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Nampa Public Library City of Nampa
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Nampa Finance Department receives financial reporting award for 37th year

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa Finance Department has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the 37th consecutive time. The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financia...

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City of Nampa Finance Department City of Nampa
Posted on: October 1, 2018

City of Nampa seeks community input on airport master plan

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The City of Nampa invites community members to give early input on a long-range planning effort for the Nampa Municipal Airport. The first of several input opportunities will be held on Tues., Oct. 16 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Warhawk Air Museum (201 ...

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Airport Master Plan City of Nampa
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Statement from City of Nampa Legal Counsel

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa is committed to openness and transparency in all we do. As part of this commitment, our legal counsel has provided a statement in response a recent Idaho Press article:

The executive session held by Nampa City Council on Septembe...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 24, 2018

2nd and 3rd Streets South Rebuild Project Complete

City of Nampa

The city of Nampa is pleased to announce the 2nd and 3rd Streets South Rebuild Project is predominately complete. The contractor is currently working on cleaning up the project site as well as installing irrigation to planters. Crews will also need to rec...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: September 4, 2018

Public invited to Nampa Fire Department’s remembrance of 9/11

09042018 September 11 2018 Flyer

The community is invited to join the Nampa Fire Department and Nampa Police Department at 8 a.m. Tuesday, September 11, for the annual Patriot Day ceremony to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice serving their community on September 11, 2001.

Cap...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 21, 2018

Bruce Michael Miller performs at Nampa Public Library Aug. 23

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The Nampa Public Library is proud to present the last performance of the three-part summer concert series on the Nampa Smiles Terrace! Bruce Michael Miller will be performing Thursday, Aug. 23, 7-8:30 p.m. At this last concert of the summer, attendees wil...

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Learn about the artist City of Nampa
Posted on: August 16, 2018

11th Annual Pooch Party Stroll & Splash

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(August 16, 2018) Dogs and their owners are invited to Nampa’s 11th Annual Pooch Party Stroll and Splash. Dogs and owners can participate in a 1-mile walk around Lakeview Park, play and splash in Lakeview Water Park, join in doggie games and con...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 16, 2018

Mayor Kling Releases FY 19 Proposed Budget Summary

City of Nampa

A MESSAGE FROM MAYOR KLING

Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Proposal Overview

To read Mayor Kling's FY 2019 Proposed Budget Overview in original format, click here.

The City of Nampa invites the public to view the proposed budget plan for Fiscal Year 2019 (F...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: August 7, 2018

Nampa Festival of the Arts this weekend, August 11-12!

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Join the Nampa Parks and Recreation Department for the 32nd Annual Nampa Festival of the Arts August 11th and 12th at beautiful Lakeview Park. This year’s festival features unique handmade items with over 200 artisans. Items include candles, jew...

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Nampa Parks & Recreation City of Nampa
Posted on: July 23, 2018

Nampa City Council meetings to begin at 6:00 p.m. starting August 6

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Beginning August 6, 2018, Nampa City Council meetings will begin at 6:00 p.m. rather than 6:30 p.m. Public hearings will continue to begin at 7:00 p.m. The additional half-hour will extend opportunity for staff updates and citizen feedback before the publ...

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Agendas and Minutes City of Nampa
Posted on: July 20, 2018

Deteriorated water main discovered in downtown Nampa

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The city of Nampa recently discovered an isolated section of badly deteriorated water main pipe on 2nd Street South. The water main is located under the south side of the roadway between 14th Avenue South and 16th Avenue South and must be replaced before ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Nampa Library unveils Together Treasure Valley Computer Lab for Kids July 26

Nampa Library

The Nampa Public Library will host a ribbon cutting July 26 as they unveil the Together Treasure Valley Computer Lab for Kids. The ribbon cutting program will begin at 1 p.m. in the children’s area on the first floor of the library.

The dedicated...

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Nampa Public Library City of Nampa
Posted on: July 10, 2018

City of Nampa invites community input on transportation master plan update and funding

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The City of Nampa invites the community to give input at an open house meeting for the Nampa Transportation Master Plan on July 18. The public can stop by the open house at the Nampa Civic Center (311 3rd St. S., Nampa) any time between 4 and 6 p.m.

Commun...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Downtown Nampa construction on schedule for August completion

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The city of Nampa is on target to complete construction of 2nd and 3rd Streets South from 12th Avenue to 16th Avenue South in August. The rebuild was badly needed to improve the pavement surface and underground utilities critical to maintaining a vibrant ...

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Projects Page City of Nampa
Posted on: June 28, 2018

This July, Nampa Residents Invited to Discover Everything Nampa Parks & Recreation Has to Offer

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Nampa – June 28 – Summer is here, which means it’s time to get out and discover the great things happening at your local parks and recreation center. This July, explore the “undiscovered” roles of local pa...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

City reminds citizens of fireworks safety

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The city of Nampa and Nampa Fire Department want to remind the community of 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 th...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 26, 2018

Nampa Library hosts award-winning storyteller Christopher Leebrick, June 28

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The Nampa Public Library will host award-winning storyteller, Christopher Leebrick, Thurs., June 28 at 2:00 p.m. Experience the “music” of words and language with tales of heroes, heroines, tricksters and more. Leebrick often enhances ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Greenhurst Road will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, June 25

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Greenhurst Road between Southside Boulevard and Marcum Way will be closed beginning next week as the city of Nampa rebuilds the dangerously deteriorated Elijah Drain culvert under the roadway. Motorists will be detoured to Amity Road and only residents an...

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Projects Page City of Nampa
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Mayor Kling expresses condolences

City of Nampa

Mayor Kling expressed her condolences regarding an unfortunate incident which happened in Nampa this weekend.

Kling sad, "We were saddened to hear of the incident that took place this past weekend in the parking lot, following an event at the Ford Ida...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: June 5, 2018

Night work on 2nd and 3rd Streets South project begins tonight

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The city of Nampa will begin night work on 2nd Street South which will be closed to traffic from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. tonight. Traffic will be detoured (Detour 1 on the map) via 16th Avenue South (SH-45) to 7th Street South to 12th Avenue South.

Crews are pavi...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department June Events

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

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Summer Reading Kick-Off scheduled for June 2 at Nampa Public Library, with theme “Libraries Rock!”

Nampa Library

This summer, everyone is encouraged to read for the fun of it with the Nampa Public Library. Children, teens and adults are invited to celebrate the library’s 2018 summer reading program, “Libraries Rock!”

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Nampa Public Library Calendar City of Nampa
Posted on: May 24, 2018

I-84 Business Loop Construction beginning soon

I84 Business Loop Fact Sheet

The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) will resurface and reconstruct several roads in downtown Nampa adjacent to the city of Nampa’s 2nd and 3rd Streets South Roadway Rebuild project. The project is anticipated to start in early June and be ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Nampa Celebrates National Public Works Week

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The American Public Works Association has designated May 20 to 26 as National Public Works Week. The City of Nampa will join the celebration with an interactive fair for Nampa School District Centennial Elementary 4th grade students.

Fair displays will inc...

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Public Works Department City of Nampa
Posted on: May 18, 2018

Nighttime work and traffic detours begin on 2nd and 3rd Streets South next week

2nd & 3rd Streets South

The city of Nampa is adjusting construction activities on the 2nd and 3rd Streets South Roadway Rebuild project to stay on schedule. Beginning Tuesday, May 22, construction crews will remove the top layer of asphalt (called milling) on the south sides of ...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

City of Nampa announces next steps on wastewater improvements

Wastewater treatment plant

The City of Nampa wishes to thank those who voted and made their voices heard May 15. Thank you to the members of our community who took an active role in this important decision for our city.

We encourage continued engagement moving forward, beginning wit...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Mayor Kling represents Nampa at National Infrastructure Week

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Mayor Debbie Kling participated in a panel discussion at the West Coast’s Infrastructure Week Kick-Off event in Los Angeles, California on May 14.

Kling joined a panel of mayors to discuss the most pressing infrastructure challenges their cities ...

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Infrastructure Week Website City of Nampa
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Applicants sought for Venue Management Advisory Commission

City of Nampa

The City of Nampa is seeking qualified applicants to fill three (3) vacant positions on the Venue Management Advisory Commission, formerly known as the Idaho Center Advisory Commission. The Venue Management Advisory Board of Commissioners advises the Mayo...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Mayor's Community Prayer Breakfast - RSVP by 2pm April 24

Mayor Debbie Kling Prayer Breakfast - presented by Kiwanis Club of Nampa

Mayor Kling invites you to the community prayer breakfast, presented by the Kiwanis Club of Nampa on May 3 at 7:00am at the Nampa Civic Center. 

Dr. Joell Pearsall, President, Northwest Nazarene University, will be the keynote speaker this year an...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Community Development Block Grant Announces Application Workshop

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The City of Nampa is hosting a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Application Workshop for our 2018 program year (October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019). This will be the second year of a new Community Development five-year Strategic Focus (PY17-22 ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: April 13, 2018

Nampa Rec Center’s Spring Kickoff

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(Nampa, April 13, 2018) Join the Nampa Rec Center for a day of free fun.

FREE admission, activities, wellness fair and Try Me! classes. Experience everything the Nampa Rec Center has to offer, including swimming, rock climbing, basketball, group ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Nampa's State of the City One Week Away!

Nampa's State of the City 2018

Tues., April 17, 2018

4-5:00 p.m. State of the City address (free)

5-6:00 p.m. Reception ($5) RSVP by April 11

Columbia High School (301 S Happy Valley Rd, Nampa, ID 83687)Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to Nampa’s State of the City on Tue...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Nampa Library presents Canyon County Early STEAM Day

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The Nampa Public Library will be hosting Canyon County Early STEAM Day Sat., April 14, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is geared toward ages 0-8, featuring hands-on activities for the entire family.

It is promised to be a fun-filled day of exploration, creati...

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Posted on: April 7, 2018

Night detours put in place to accelerate 2nd and 3rd Streets South construction

Downtown Map - nighttime detours

The City of Nampa will begin detouring traffic to 7th Street South the evening of Sunday, April 8 to accelerate excavation of the roadway bed on the north sides of 3rd Street South as well as utility upgrades on 2nd Street South.

For westbound tra...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nampa Library celebrates National Library Week April 8-14

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The Nampa Public Library will celebrate National Library Week April 8-14 with the theme, “Libraries Lead.” 

National Library Week began in 1958 and is a time to celebrate all the contributions of our nation’s libraries, librarians and to promote l...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Historic Parade America / Snake River Stampede combine parades on May 19

Parade Map 2018 Snake River Stampede

The Exchange Club Parade America and Snake River Stampede Parade are combining into one larger parade this year, beginning at 11 a.m. on Sat., May 19, in Nampa. The theme for the 52nd annual Parade America is, “God Bless the U.S.A.” an...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Nampa Public Library – Idaho Theatre for Youth presents “Around the World in 80 Days”

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The Nampa Public Library will host a world premiere musical written just for Idaho Theater for Youth on Sat., April 7, at 2:00 p.m. The musical is titled “Around the World in 80 Days” (Without the Use of Air-Based Engine-Powered Vehicl...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City of Nampa offers right-of-way-trees for sale

Nampa offers right of way trees for sale

The city of Nampa has trees available for purchase to plant in the city’s right-of-ways. Trees purchased will be planted in the right-of-way or within 15 feet of the road if there is no improved right-of-way. Cost is $80 and includes a personal ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Nighttime closures begin March 28 for Downtown Nampa Rebuild Project

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The city of Nampa will close portions of 2nd and 3rd Streets South from 12th Avenue to 16th Avenue South beginning Wednesday night to accelerate the removal of existing pavement on the north sides of 2nd and 3rd Streets South. Traffic will be detoured aro...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Irrigation districts announce water release dates

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The City of Nampa will begin its irrigation season by filling the pressurized system on April 2. Full pressure is not to be expected until mid-April.

Nampa & Meridian Irrigation District, Pioneer Irrigation and Boise-Kuna District plan to release water...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Downtown Nampa rebuild project begins next week

Vicinity Map

The City of Nampa will begin rebuilding 2nd and 3rd Streets South from 12th Avenue to 16th Avenue South on Tuesday, March 27. The contractor, Idaho Materials and Construction, will begin by removing the existing pavement on the north side of both 2nd and ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 19, 2018

11th Avenue North/Industrial Road intersection will reopen Tuesday afternoon

Motorists can begin using the newly completed intersection of 11th Avenue North and Industrial Road Tuesday, March 20 by late afternoon. North Sugar Street will also be reopened.

The project reconstructed:

  • 11th Avenue North from Stampede Drive to north of t...
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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 13, 2018

Nampa Public Library presents Idaho Author Showcase on Sat., March 17

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The Nampa Public Library will host the Idaho Author Showcase on Saturday, March 17, from 1-4 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room. Award winning Idaho authors will share their books, writing experiences and tips. Books will be for sale and light refreshments wil...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Brush-Up Nampa seeks participants

Brush Up Nampa 2017

The City of Nampa is now accepting applications for Brush-Up Nampa, which will be held on Saturday, June 9th, 2018.

Brush-Up Nampa is an annual community event organizing volunteer teams to paint homes of Nampa senior and disabled residents in need. Paint ...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Mayor Kling invites community to State of the City on April 17

Nampa's Mayor Debbie Kling announces 2018 State of the City

Tues., April 17, 2018

4-5:00 p.m. State of the City address

5-6:00 p.m. Reception

Columbia High School (301 S Happy Valley Rd, Nampa, ID 83687)

Mayor Debbie Kling invites the community to Nampa’s State of the City on Tues., April 17, 2018 from 4 to 5 p.m. at ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2018

Project to upgrade traffic signals on Northside Boulevard begins Mar 14

Traffic light improvements at Karcher and 6th on Northside

The city of Nampa will upgrade traffic signals on Northside Boulevard at the intersections of 6th Street North and Karcher Road to improve safety and traffic flow. Construction will begin on Wednesday, March 14 and is expected to be completed by mid-May.

C...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: March 8, 2018

Pedestrian safety improvements to 12th Avenue South

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The city will begin safety improvements to pedestrian crossings on 12th Avenue South at the intersections of Sherman Avenue and 11th Street South in early March.

In response to a high number of accidents over recent years, including bicycle and pedestrian ...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 27, 2018

Nampa's Ford Idaho Center Named "Venue of the Year"

Ford Idaho Center

FORD IDAHO CENTER NAMED SPECTRA VENUE MANAGEMENT ‘VENUE OF THE YEAR’

 

NAMPA, ID – Spectra by Comcast Spectacor, the providers of Venue Management service at the Ford Idaho Center, recently announced the Ford Idaho Center as the 2017 ‘Venue of the ...

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Ford Idaho Center City of Nampa
Posted on: February 26, 2018

City of Nampa Snow Update

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The city of Nampa’s Street Division has been working hard to improve winter driving conditions and keep drivers safe. 

So far this winter season, the city of Nampa has applied 36,280 gallons of magnesium chloride/brine, 434 yards of salt...

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Snow and Ice Control Plan City of Nampa
Posted on: February 26, 2018

Applicants sought for Nampa Development Corporation board position

City of Nampa

UPDATE - The application deadline has been extended to Fri., March 9, 2018 by 5:00pm. See below for contact information. 

The City of Nampa is seeking a qualified applicant to fill one recently vacated position on its Board of Commissioners for the...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: February 24, 2018

Water line improvement project requires temporary closure of Burke Lane

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The city of Nampa will close Burke Lane from 12th Ave Road (Highway 45) to just east of Lake Ridge Elementary School beginning Tuesday, Feb. 27 to install a new water main and fire hydrants. The road will be closed to traffic until April. Local access to ...

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City of Nampa Projects Page City of Nampa
Posted on: February 22, 2018

City of Nampa invites community to give feedback at transportation workshop

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Feb. 22, 2018

For Immediate Release

 

City of Nampa invites community to give feedback at transportation workshop

NAMPA – The City of Nampa invites members of the community to give input about future transportation projects at an afternoon workshop o...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

City unveils new, convenient app to access city information

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The city of Nampa has a new mobile app that will give on-the-go residents easy access to city information.  The digital tool provides visual connections to the most accessed information on the city’s web page, www.cityofnampa.us, and is available...

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City of Nampa
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Nampa city’s weekly road report shifts to interactive map

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The city of Nampa now offers a new, easy-to-use interactive road report to better serve city residents.

“This new format for the road report is visual, always up to date, and makes it easier to plan trips and navigate around projects that may del...

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City of Nampa

News Flash

News Flash

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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Economic Development
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

Mother Earth Brew Co

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: 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.

Photo of suspect, Seth Anderson.

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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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Nampa Police arrest woman after a six-hour standoff.

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On October 16, 2018, at 9:46 a.m., Nampa Police officers were notified that a female with an active felony warrant was at a residence in the 1300 block of South Garland Street. Officers responded to the scene and the wanted female barricaded herself insid...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Nampa Police complete investigation into the two bodies found in a home over the weekend

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On September 15, 2018, at 12:49 p.m., Nampa Police received a call of two deceased persons found in a home in the 10 block of South Fairview Street. A family member had gone to check on the residents of the house since they hadn’t heard from the...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Nampa man arrested on suspicion of lewd acts with a minor, detectives believe more victims possible.

Photo of suspect, Jack R. Swisher.

On September 13, 2018, the Nampa Police Department arrested Jack. R. Swisher, a 45-year-old Nampa resident, for sexual abuse of a child under 16 and lewd conduct with a minor child under 16. These incidents occurred at an apartment complex on North Gatewa...

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Nampa police officer fires shots as suspect attempts to run him over

Booking photo of suspect, Jacob Brent.

On September 12, 2018, at 11:27 p.m., Nampa Police Officers responded to a disturbance, a verbal altercation between a man and woman, on North Liberty Drive near Sunny Lane. When officers arrived on scene, the male subject fled in a vehicle, an older mode...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Nampa Police detectives arrest man for rape and investigating the possibility of other victims

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On July 31, 2018, Nampa Police received a report of a rape that occurred at a residence near West Roosevelt Avenue and Midland Boulevard. The incident occurred on July 29, 2018, just after midnight. It was determined the suspect entered the residence thro...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Nampa Police raid two suspected drug houses.

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At 5:30 a.m., on Monday July 9, Nampa Police Tactical Response Team members, patrol officers, and members of the Nampa Police Special Investigations Unit served a search warrant at a residence in the 600 block of 7th Avenue North.  The following ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Nampa Police are prepared for annual God and Country Festival.

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The God and Country Festival of the Treasure Valley is being held at the Ford Idaho Center tomorrow, June 26, 2018. The gates will open at 4:00 p.m. and there will be many events before the fireworks celebration. The fireworks will occur after dark.The Na...

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Posted on: May 28, 2018

Nampa Police are investigating weapons offenses that occurred overnight.

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The Nampa Police Department is currently investigating two incidents of firing a weapon into an occupied dwelling.  The first incident was reported at approximately 10:15 p.m., on May 27, 2018, in the 1800 Block of East Amity Avenue in Nampa. Off...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

The Nampa Police Department is increasing DUI patrols during the summer.

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With the upcoming Memorial Day weekend also comes the beginning of the, “100 deadliest days,” on the highways. The days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are statistically when more fatal crashes occur on Idaho roadways. In an attempt...

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Posted on: May 6, 2018

Nampa Police investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle and SUV.

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On May 6, 2018, at 3:35 a.m., Nampa Police officers responded to a crash on Idaho Center Boulevard and East Gate Boulevard. The crash involved white 2002 Chevrolet Blazer and a 1987 Yamaha motorcycle.When officers arrived on scene, they observed a 24-year...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Nampa Police Department makes arrest in two robberies.

Photo of person arrested for the robberies, Austin Durham.

On May 1, 2018, Nampa Police were advised of two separate armed robberies that occurred at Los Betos restaurant in the 16000 block of Idaho Center Boulevard and Port of Subs restaurant in the 5800 block of East Franklin Road.During the course of the inves...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Nampa Police Department investigating two robberies at two businesses.

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On May 1, 2018, at 4:07 p.m., Nampa Police dispatchers were advised of a possible armed robbery that had just occurred at Los Betos restaurant in the 16000 block of Idaho Center Boulevard. Officers were responding to that business and at approximately 4:1...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Nampa Police investigate vehicle vs. house crash.

Photo of vehicle involved in crash stuck in the front yard of the residence.

On April 25, 2018, at 12:29 a.m., Nampa Police dispatch received a report of a vehicle versus house crash in the 300 block of South Powerline Road. The reporting party stated that the vehicle was attempting to leave the scene of the crash.Nampa Police off...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

The missing fishermen have been located and are safe.

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The two men that were reported missing on April 23, 2018, have been located and are safe. Wade Osterhout, 32-years-old and Larry L. Brewer, 48-years-old, were located along the Snake River in the area of the Guffey Bridge at Celebration Park in Canyon Cou...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Suspect in double stabbing is in custody and charged with aggravated battery.

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On April 23, 2018, at approximately 4:12 pm, the Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force located Paula Gaitan at a Nampa residence and she was taken into custody without incident.  Paula Gaitan was booked into the Canyon County Jail on two counts of Ag...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Nampa Police are asking for help in locating missing fishermen.

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On April 23, 2018, Nampa Police received a call for a missing family member who had gone fishing on April 22.  He had left early in the morning and had recently purchased a “Cataraft” that he had not yet had any experience with.Later in the day o...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Nampa Police are investigating a stabbing with two female victims.

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On April 22, 2018, at approximately 10:46 p.m., the Nampa Police Department received a call for two victims who had arrived at a local hospital with stab wounds.  One is an 18-year-old Nampa resident and the other is a 25-year-old Nampa resident....

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Nampa Police Officer faces charges brought by Ada County Sheriff’s Department.

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The Nampa Police Department Administration was made aware of a criminal case against a police officer of this department being investigated by the Ada County Sheriff’s Office. Nampa Police has cooperated fully with the Ada County Sheriff&rsq...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Nampa Police investigating a shooting outside of a residence.

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On March 21, 2018, at 2:52 p.m., the Nampa Police Department received a report of a shooting in the 300 block of 1st Street North. Officers responded and located an adult female victim, 40-years-old, with a single gunshot wound to the leg. The shooting to...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Nampa Police Department responds to two separate reports of school threats.

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On the evening of March 1, 2018, officers of the Nampa Police Department received information of a threat to Ridgevue High School.  The threat was made through social media referencing a possible shooting. Members of the Nampa Police Department a...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

NAMPA POLICE DEPARTMENT IS SELECTED AS ONE OF SIX LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES NATIONWIDE TO BE A

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The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), supported by the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) and in partnership with the National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI), will carry out a national demonstration initiative with six U.S. law enfo...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

The two men who were found deceased in Nampa home are identified.

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The victims of the homicide case that occurred in Nampa on January 6, 2018, have been identified. They are identified as Dagoberto Lopez Jr., a 22-year-old Nampa resident and Esiel Jesus Oseguera, a 21-year-old Caldwell resident. Both men were found to ha...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Nampa Police locate two bodies in a home and are investigating as a homicide.

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On January 6, 2018, at 8:33 a.m., Nampa Police officers responded to a residence in the 900 block of South Maple Street. A reporting party called and stated that there were two males that appeared to be deceased in the home.Officers arrived on scene and l...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Nampa Police arrest male involved in theft of a vehicle taken while warming up.

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On January 4, 2018, Nampa Police officers responded to four vehicles stolen while they were warming up.  While attempting to locate the stolen vehicles, at about noon, a Nampa Police Officer spotted a stolen 2013 Ram pickup in the 900 block of So...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Nampa Police investigating a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash.

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On January 2, 2018 at 7:29 a.m., Nampa Police officers responded to Idaho Center Boulevard and East Gate Boulevard for a vehicle versus pedestrian crash.Upon arrival, officers learned that the male pedestrian, a 41-year-old Caldwell resident, had parked h...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Cessna plane crashes in northeast Nampa.

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On January 1, 2018, at approximately 9:00 p.m., Nampa Police responded to the area of East Terra Linda Way and Selland Way for a report of a crashed Cessna 150 aircraft.  A family member of the pilot called from the scene and advised the pilot wa...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Nampa Police arrest man for felony eluding and drug charges.

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On December 20 at 3:14 p.m., the Nampa Police Department Special Investigation Unit was attempting to serve an arrest warrant on Michael Lance Davis, 36, of Nampa. Davis was wanted for two counts of delivery of a controlled substance stemming from an ongo...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Nampa Police warn of surge in automated IRS phone scam calls

The Nampa Police Department reports that they have seen a surge in automated Internal Revenue Service phone scams. They would like to warn the public of these scams so that they do not become victims of these types of fraud.
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