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BYP startup contest will pick its winners April 17 (access required)

Boise Young Professionals’ third b|launched competition has its final interviews and judging April 17. On that day, two teams will win $30,000 in funding. The following week, on April 23, BYP will hold a similar, condensed version of the program ...

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Signs of the times: Small company has wide reach (access required)

A small Boise sign and design shop is taking its creations to Shanghai for a Walt Disney resort that opens late next year. Classic Design Studio, a 35-year-old business run by a father and son, is creating about 40 designs ...

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United adds flights between Boise and Houston (access required)

United Airlines will start flying between Boise and Houston in mid-August, the latest new route announcement from the Boise Airport. The new route means Boise now flies to five United hubs, and the flight to Houston will be one of ...

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The minty fresh smell of success (access required)

Potatoes and dairy get a large share of the attention in Idaho, but the state is also the third-largest producer of mint, the sweet-smelling herb used in gum, candy, toothpaste and medicine. The Idaho mint industry—80 percent of which is ...

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Grace Assisted Living builds new facility in Garden City (access required)

Grace Assisted Living is constructing a new retirement community in Garden City.The 78,000-square-foot complex will include 85 studio and one- and two-bedroom apartments, a central dining room, common areas, a recreation and theater room, a hair salon and other amenities. ...

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Beef prices reach highest level since 1987

The highest beef prices in almost three decades have arrived just before the start of grilling season, causing sticker shock for both consumers and restaurant owners — and relief isn’t likely anytime soon. A dwindling number of cattle and growing ...

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Your chances of being audited are lower than they’ve been in years

Americans’ chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years. Budget cuts and new responsibilities are straining the Internal Revenue Service’s ability to police tax returns. This year, the IRS will have fewer agents auditing returns than ...

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Washington State University considers med school

Medical officials predict an aging population and expanded health coverage under the Affordable Care Act will contribute to doctor shortages across the nation. In response to the projected need, Washington State University has begun exploring the feasibility of opening a ...

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Jeb Bush remarks expose GOP’s immigration problem

With three little words, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush set off a fury this week that served as a potent reminder of how difficult the immigration issue remains for his possible presidential ambitions and the Republican Party. An early GOP ...

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