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Each weekday Ken and Deb get you going with the best music first and a sampling of what’s happening in the Treasure Valley. It’s about living… and loving, the life we enjoy so much in Southwest Idaho – River Mornings on 94.9 the River.

Destination: Platt Gardens

With the Boise Depot a star of the Boise viewscape, it’s easy to overlook Platt Gardens. That’s the name for the landscaped hillside and...Read More

Doot-do-doo. Squash time

First harvest of the tromboncino squash plant, also called zucchetta. The cultivar was developed in Italy. This is the plant I’ve been protecting from...Read More

Horror in the garden

I like spiders. They do a lot of good around the yard and garden keeping other critter populations in check. When I was younger,...Read More

Mayor Bieter: Afffordable Housing

<!–[if lt IE 9]><![endif]–> https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/1040/2019/07/12094638/7-12-18-Mayor-Bieter-boise-kind.mp3 Coffee with Boise Mayor Dave Bieter on River Mornings today. Listen to the podcast to hear about an affordable...Read More

Tie-Dye Frappuccino Review

I was warned it would be awful, but I tried it anyway. Starbucks’ limited-time Tie-Dye Frappuccino. A wonderful opportunity for an adventure with my...Read More

Weevils being evil

I’m tearing out all of my hollyhocks this week. I give up. They’ve been infested by hollyhock weevils. The critters started showing up last...Read More

*Not a bee, and bees

I thought I took a photo of a cool-looking bee while browsing the flowers at Edwards Greenhouse and Nursery this week. Upon close inspection,...Read More