Idaho builders obtained more residential building permits in 2012 than they have in any year since 2008, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
The state follows a nationwide trend reported by the Associated Press that put U.S. residential building permits at a 4.5-year high, according to information released Dec. 17 by the Commerce Department.
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Some have questioned if the goal of having 60 percent of Idaho high school graduates going on to some form of advanced degree or certificate is reasonable. To me the goal makes sense. While I agree that not everyone needs a formal college education, everyone can and should continue to learn. We all need to [...]
Espionage is popularly known as a clandestine practice whereby a country, organization or individual obtains secret information from another without permission. The practice of espionage has been the subject of many of our most memorable fictional novels, movies and television shows. Further, real reports of espionage continue to play out in the news media today, [...]