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Idaho’s small-town nonprofits adapt to a COVID-19 world (access required)

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Every year for as long as many can remember, volunteer shoppers for the Bingham County’s Children’s Community Christmas Project assembled at the front doors into the Blackfoot Walmart waiting for the store to open for Black Friday. Every volunteer already ...

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Despite progress, women underrepresented on boards (access required)

Artist's rendition of the new PetIQ headquarters in Eagle.

This article was edited on November 12 to correct the history of women on Micron’s board. Micron is touting gains it has made in its third annual diversity, equality and inclusion report, but despite the progress that it and some ...

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Numerous mineral, ore mining projects planned for Idaho (access required)

The splash page for the virtual 2020 Idaho Mining Conference. Screen shot by Catie Clark.

While people are more likely to associate Idaho with potatoes rather than molybdenum, mining still plays an important role in the state’s economy as it is the home of a number of rare minerals used in industry. The Idaho Mining ...

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Idaho Power to exit from coal plant sooner than planned (access required)

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This article was updated on Nov. 9 to correct an editing error. Idaho Power is planning to exit from its Valmy coal-fired power plant by 2022, three years earlier than scheduled, the utility said. As recently as March 2019, the ...

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