Quantcast
Home / News / Business News (page 61)

Business News

Downtowns driving economic revitalization across Idaho (access required)

Downtowns are important economic hubs for many Idaho communities. Not only do downtown business districts generate sales and create jobs, but they also contribute to quality of life as they serve the needs of residents, workers and visitors. Those were ...

Read More »

Idaho, Washington farmers see above-average year on wheat

Officials say farmers in Idaho and Washington saw above-average returns on wheat crop this year, but lentil prices are plunging. The Lewiston Tribune reports the U.S. Department of Agriculture Portland Daily Grain Report last week listed soft white wheat prices ...

Read More »

EPA seeks new truck pollution rules; says air won’t suffer

photo of truck

The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to rewrite rules that limit pollution from heavy trucks but that the EPA says slow the economy. Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler argues that new technology can help improve air quality, noting ...

Read More »

Job growth, affordable housing lures people to Spokane area

Is Spokane starting to feel a bit crowded to you? About 740,000 people live in the greater Spokane-Coeur d’Alene metro area, and that figure could swell by nearly 15,000 next year if the projected growth pans out. Moves, not births, ...

Read More »

Woodgrain acquires two Boise Cascade sawmills in Oregon (access required)

Woodgrain Millwork, Fruitland’s largest private employer, has acquired two Boise Cascade sawmills and a particleboard facility in eastern Oregon. Woodgrain took over operations Nov. 5 of the Boise Cascade sawmills in Pilot Rock and La Grande and the particleboard operations ...

Read More »

Camp Rainbow Gold to acquire Soldier Mountain Ranch and Resort (access required)

Camp Rainbow Gold said it has entered into an agreement to acquire Soldier Mountain Ranch and Resort. The proposed $1.3 million purchase includes approximately 150 acres and 26 buildings, including 21 cabins. “Camp Rainbow Gold is optimistically exploring this property and ...

Read More »

Catching up with Partner Hero

photo of partner hero office

Shervin Talieh knew he wanted to set up a new office for his company in Boise during breakfast at Goldy’s in a 48-hour whirlwind visit. “At the end of the day, it’s chemical,” said Talieh, CEO of Partner Hero, which ...

Read More »