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Boise State Students Make Room For Parents Next Weekend

Parents are a big part of the college experience, right?  They may not be on campus going to class or delivering pizza to the dorms at 11pm, but they are probably the biggest moral supporters a college student can have.  And sometimes they're footin' the bill!

Boise State is having Parents' Weekend soon, and there are tons of events planned that parents and students can attend together.

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Albertson’s Card Data Is Hacked

Hackers, knock it off.

After it happened nationwide to Target and Home Depot, it looks like hackers have gotten into a database now at Albertsons stores, and Idaho is one of the states affected.

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Idaho Is Number One…For The Worst Drivers.

When you think of the state with the worst drivers in the US, what state comes to mind? I immediately think of New York and California, and I lived in Texas for many years and they're not great either.

But it turns out, Idaho is number one!  Why?  What did we do?

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The Most Googled Brand In Idaho Is…

...HP.

The Huffington Post says in Idaho we Google the HP brand more than any other.  And Google itself is number one in Google trends in Oregon.  That's hard to wrap one's head around.  Are people really Googling Google?

There were some entertaining discoveries in other states too. Check these out.

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Road Closures For FitOne

If you're planning on joining us downtown for FitOne or have to be somewhere this morning. It's important to know which roads are closed for the  FitOne  5K, 10K & Half Marathon. That way you're not late for you're wave, work or breakfast with the family. Plan your route ahead of time.

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It’s A Great Weekend To Be Outside

It's supposed to be sunny and in the 80's this weekend, and perfect to be outside.

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Boise State Has A Breakfast Kickoff This Saturday

I love football so much I just may blog about it every week.  Last Sunday I had business meetings all day for something else I'm involved with, and I won't bore you with the story but it was NFL opening Sunday!  What in the heck were the organizers thinking?  That's chip and dip and scream-at-the-TV time, not time to think intelligent thoughts and be "on."  But I digress

Boise State plays on the east coast this weekend at Noon Eastern, which is 10am Mountain.  Are you having pancakes at your football watching party?  Wow!

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The Second Kid Is Cheaper Than The First

We've heard the stats before, that it costs over half a million dollars to raise a child from age 0 to 18. That's the first child.

The good news is, baby #2 is cheaper!

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Mysterious Respiratory Virus Creeping Into Idaho – What You Need To Know

 

Since school has started, Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) has been sending hundreds of children to the hospital. Recently reported in Colorado, we're just waiting for the "mysterious respiratory virus" to hit Idaho. Here's what it looks like and steps for prevention (hopefully).

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Freshman Are Happiest At These Colleges

I remember my freshman year of college being pretty stressful.  It was leaving home for the first time, being denied the chance to get into the sorority that my mom had been part of, gaining what turned out to be the freshman forty instead of the freshman fifteen, and generally feeling out of place and not knowing where to fit in.  But other than those things, my first year of college at the University of Nebraska was great!

I ran across a list today of 50 colleges and Universities with happy freshman.  Did Boise State make the list?

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