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Idaho to receive $2 million to protect water quality

Federal officials are awarding Idaho about $2 million in grants for 10 projects intended to protect water quality. The U.S. Environmental Protection announced the awards August 31 to the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality. The money is aimed at what ...

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This year’s IBR Leaders in Law are named by their peers

The votes are all in, and the “ayes” have it for this year’s Idaho Business Review Leaders in Law program. Former award winners, plus one representing the University of Idaho College of Law, cast their ballots to determine this year’s ...

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Lyft extends service throughout 32 states, including Idaho

Lyft is driving into the countryside in an effort to raise ridership and steal market share from rival Uber. The much smaller Lyft announced August 31 that it is offering service to passengers in every corner of 32 U.S. states, ...

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What grocery shoppers want: Low prices, one-stop shopping

Donna Brown visited a Whole Foods for the first time in at least five months with one goal: see how much Amazon had cut prices. She did buy almond milk, yogurt and lunch meat, but doesn’t plan to quit her ...

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Groups sue to protect Yellowstone bears as hunts anticipated

Wildlife advocates and a Montana Indian tribe have asked a U.S. court to restore protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park so that trophy hunting of the fearsome animals would not be allowed. The Northern Cheyenne Tribe, ...

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Otter appoints new justice to Idaho Supreme Court

Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter has appointed Twin Falls judge Richard Bevan to the state’s highest court. Otter announced August 30 that Bevan — now the 5th Judicial District’s administrative judge — will replace retiring Idaho Supreme Court Justice Daniel ...

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McConnell Hotel burns in Kellogg

A fire has destroyed a historic hotel in the town of Kellogg. The Spokesman-Review reported the Kellogg Fire Department and Shoshone County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the fire began at 3:20 p.m. and quickly spread throughout the McConnell Hotel in downtown ...

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Report: Boise ranks high in sustainable development (access required)

Boise ranks No. 7 among the 100 largest U.S. metropolitan areas in achieving sustainable development goals, according to a new report tied to the United Nations. Boise scored in the Top 10 in four of the 17 sustainable development goals ...

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Idaho lawmakers mull possible campaign disclosure changes

Idaho lawmakers are mulling several key changes to the state’s campaign disclosure laws to shine more transparency into a system that has seen more money funneled into state and local elections. The bipartisan working group met for a second time ...

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Southwest adds Boise-San Jose flight

Southwest Airlines will add San Jose, Calif., to its Boise Airport lineup on April 8. Southwest will offer one flight a day in each direction with different departure times for weekdays and weekdays, according to an airport news release. The ...

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