Troy Oppie


Troy Oppie is a weekend news host and reporter for Boise State Public Radio News, and host of Jazz Conversations (since 2013) on Boise State Public Radio Music.

He spent ten years working in television sports and news at local stations in Seattle, Missoula and Boise before leaving broadcasting for six years in 2013. 

His radio background includes time as a student and professional employee at KPLU-FM (now KNKX-FM) in Seattle/Tacoma, and 950KJR in Seattle. He's also previously been heard on NPR, Voice of America Radio and Montana Public Radio.

At home in Boise since 2008, he's a proud husband to Carly and dad of two beautiful girls. 

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Michael Lycklama / Idaho Statesman

Boise High received unanimous approval from the Boise School Board Monday to change its mascot from Braves to Brave. But, the process could take several years to complete.

Department of Health & Welfare

Officials in Canyon County said this week they have found a tenth positive test for West Nile virus this year in area mosquito traps. The most recent positive trap was found July 18 near the intersection of Dixie River and Pinto Roads in Caldwell.