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“You Are Here” a touch of glass at Boise Centre (access required)

A new art installation at the Boise Centre invites visitors to explore more while they are attending events and conferences at the facility. A sculptural artwork created by Boise native Amy Westover not only was commissioned to commemorate the completion ...

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US job openings jump to record high of 7.3 million

U.S. employers posted the most open jobs in December in the nearly two decades that records have been kept, evidence that the job market is strong despite several challenges facing the economy. The Labor Department said Tuesday that job openings ...

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Prize money being offered to thin South Fork rainbow trout

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game has placed a bounty on rainbow trout in the South Fork of the Snake River in hopes of reducing the population of the invasive species. Prize money ranging from $50 to $1,000 is ...

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Preparing for resilience in disasters

With large-scale disasters from coast to coast fresh on the minds of many, the importance of emergency preparedness is especially pertinent. Most recently, for example, more than 20,600 structures were collectively destroyed or damaged in the Camp and Woolsey fires ...

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Share of homes sold above asking price hits two-year low nationwide

The share of homes sold above asking price declined each month in the second half of 2018 — and December saw the biggest month-over-month drop since at least 2012 — another sign of the slowing housing market. Nineteen percent of home sales ...

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Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Ronald McDonald House (access required)

The Ronald McDonald House will soon be welcoming more children to Boise. Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho will open a new, expanded facility in early 2020 on Warm Springs Avenue near the St. Luke’s Boise Medical Center campus, enabling ...

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