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Canyon County buys courthouse-adjacent property (access required)

Canyon County will move its Development Services Department south of its present location to make room for county courts, Canyon County Commissioner Steve Rule said. “The courts are stressed right now,” Rule said Jan. 3. “It’s critical for the future ...

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Legislature unlikely to add money for roads (access required)

The Idaho Legislature probably won’t increase funding for the state’s highway system this year, said Sen. John McGee, R-Caldwell, a member of the Senate Transportation Committee and a statewide task force that recently issued recommendations to Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter. ...

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Idaho wind farms want to sell energy credits

A company representing eight wind farms in south-central Idaho wants to sell renewable energy credits to California utilities while retaining the energy produced by the wind farms. Idaho Winds LLC petitioned the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Dec. 15 to approve ...

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ACLU seeking to ban Idaho prison practices

The American Civil Liberties Union said Dec. 30 that practices at an Idaho prison that include guards opening the wrong cell doors and allowing inmate-on-inmate attacks have caused violence at the facility and should be immediately banned. The ACLU also ...

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Ulta Beauty to open its first Idaho store

Ulta Beauty will open its first Idaho retail store in the Treasure Valley Marketplace at 16475 North Marketplace Blvd, Nampa. A spokeswoman for the Illinois-based beauty supply store and salon said a location in Nampa was under consideration, however, she did ...

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Employees say tax commish helped pal

Idaho State Tax Commission employees say Chairman Royce Chigbrow tried to use his position to help a friend who is embroiled in a dispute with a business partner. Documents show Chigbrow sought to help Benton “Skip” Hofferber, who supported Chigbrow’s ...

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Clearwater Paper adds market channels with Cellu purchase

Clearwater Paper’s acquisition of Cellu Tissue Holdings Inc. enables Clearwater, which has a large manufacturing operation in Lewiston, to move into new market channels. Both companies manufacture private-label tissue, but machine-glazed tissue is an example of a business Cellu had ...

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