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Former Post Falls Outlet Mall could fill up by summer as refashioned Tedder Business Center (access required)

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The Post Falls Outlet Mall’s new life as the Tedder Business Center has drawn 10 new businesses recently. The complex, which was largely vacant until Tedder came along, is now owned by handgun holster manufacturer Tedder Industries. Thomas Tedder acquired ...

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Homedale rehab center expands with private suites (access required)

Owyhee Health & Rehabilitation Center is adding 18 beds, including the Homedale facility’s first private suites. “The market has changed,” said Melissa Truesdell, Owyhee Health’s administrator. “Residents who are going to rehabilitation centers want to rehabilitate in private suites.” The ...

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US new home sales skyrocket 17.5 percent in November

Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes at the fastest pace in more than 25 years in November, with sales skyrocketing 17.5 percent amid robust demand and a continued shortage of existing homes on the market. New home sales ...

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Fate of federal historic preservation tax credit is up in the air (access required)

Republican efforts in Congress to overhaul the tax code could deal a big blow to historic preservation efforts across the nation. Though a weaker form of the federal Historic Tax Credit, HTC, would remain in the Senate version of proposed ...

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Court: Simplot Foundation must pay taxes on Boise facility

The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that the J.R. Simplot Foundation was not eligible for a tax exemption while constructing its “urban meeting place” in downtown Boise in the 2015 tax year. In its decision Dec. 21, the state’s highest ...

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Homedale bowling alley/restaurant looks to expand after last year’s snow damage (access required)

Having fixed broken roof trusses after the heavy January snows of last winter, now the owners of Owyhee Lanes bowling alley in Homedale are expanding the banquet space at their business. “That would give us double the room we have ...

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Idaho board approves an additional $86M to address I-84

Idaho transportation officials have agreed to spend an additional $86 million to repair and add lanes on Interstate 84 near Nampa and Caldwell. Jerry White, chairman of the Idaho Transportation Board, said the Dec. 14 decision shows the state’s commitment ...

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