a city in and the capital of Idaho, in the SW part: built on the site of an army post on the Oregon Trail.
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How to use Boise in a sentence
A fleet of about 300 Spin S-200 scooters will be tested in Boise, Idaho this spring.Spin bets its scooter future on 3 wheels and remote-control tech | Kirsten Korosec | January 27, 2021 | TechCrunch
So when McClatchy, the Boise newspaper’s parent company, initially denied a new reporter’s request for access to Microsoft Excel, Lords took up the matter herself, she said.An Idaho newspaper editor struggled to get Excel access for staff. After tweeting about it, she was fired. | Teo Armus | January 26, 2021 | Washington Post
It’s a group based in Boise, Idaho, that is dedicated to protecting birds.
Barrett Tetlow, the longtime aide to Councilman Scott Sherman, who was also a leader in the GOP Central Committee and sometimes discussed as a successor to Krvaric, moved to Boise.Even Deeper in the Wilderness, San Diego Republicans Face Major Choice | Scott Lewis | November 24, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
From Boise to Miami to Scottsdale, photos have captured revelers packing into bars without a face mask in sight.As Texas and Florida Bars Close Down, Bartenders Fear the Worst | Andrew R. Chow | June 26, 2020 | Time
And near Boise, he adds, that means many fire towers are still staffed by human observers.Fighting Wildfire With Satellites, Lasers, and Drones | Elizabeth Lopatto | July 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Meet Congressman Raúl Labrador: a low-key, second-term, Tea Party-backed 45-year-old from rural Eagle outside Boise.Immigration’s Odd Couple: Two Puerto Rican Congressmen Forge a Deal | Sandra McElwaine | May 11, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
I corresponded with potential adoptive parents and spent a long weekend in Boise with the frontrunners.
All-American Surprise, Ruined This Boise State footballer wins the game, and the girl.Public Marriage Proposals Gone Wrong: The 13 Biggest Fails (VIDEO) | Anna Klassen | February 14, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
And as he told the Boise Weekly in 2008, “If I win, I'll ask for a recount.”
He made the proposed route appear so feasible that they followed him, leaving the old trail near Boise, Idaho.Lyman's History of old Walla Walla County, Vol. 2 (of 2) | William Denison Lyman
At the basin we started the outfit back to Boise with Lanahan and Mason, and joined our families, who were awaiting us.American Big-Game Hunting | Various
Traveling Buttes is a lone stage-station on the road, largely speaking, from Blackfoot to Boise.The Cup of Trembling and Other Stories | Mary Hallock Foote
Boise, and others in favor of Whitney, and authorize him (the Mayor) to appoint Robinson.Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden, v. 1 | Samuel J. Tilden
This was the branch train starting back to Boise with Max Vogel aboard; and the boy looked out at the locomotive with a sigh.The Jimmyjohn Boss and Other Stories | Owen Wister
British Dictionary definitions for Boise
a city in SW Idaho: the state capital. Pop: 190 117 (2003 est)
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