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New York Times covers Idaho Power

The New York Times just ran a good story keying on Idaho Power Co. programs that provide monetary incentives for conservation. The Jan. 24 article also looks at Idaho Power’s current position on renewables such as wind power. Local news ...

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Better to know what you eat

Locavore. It’s a term many businessmen may not be acquainted with, yet. The locavore movement is spreading across the U.S. and elsewhere and is somewhat equated with sustainability and eco-consciousness, but for the most part it means eating locally produced, ...

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BSU launches Innovation Challenge

Boise State University officials are throwing down a challenge to students who can’t afford that spring break trip to Cabo San Lucas or South Padre Island (or maybe, just maybe, want to stay in Idaho and make better use of ...

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Jobs program panelist: Ag alive and well

Agriculture is “still alive in Idaho and the Treasure Valley” as an economic engine and employer, panelist Margie Watson said at a Jan. 14 forum on rural jobs and economic growth. Specialty crops are increasingly important in southwest Idaho, as ...

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