California Idaho's National Interagency Fire Center Assisting With Deadly California Fires By Matt Guilhem • Oct 12, 2017 Adam Cotterell / Boise State Public Radio The National Interagency Fire Center, based in Boise, is playing an integral role in getting resources to Northern California to fight wildfires there that have claimed more than 20 lives. Listen Listening... / 1:12 Click 'play' to hear the audio version of this story. Western Drought Response Kicks Into Higher Gear By Tom Banse • Apr 1, 2015 Listen Listening... / California Governor Jerry Brown ordered statewide mandatory water saving measures Wednesday. Water managers are preparing for drought in Oregon and Washington state as well. Egg Prices Rise As New California Regulations Kick In By Chris Lehman • Dec 22, 2014 Listen Listening... / Get ready to shell out more money for eggs. Some Northwest stores are warning of higher egg prices as new regulations on hen houses take effect in California next month.