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Committee wary of proposal to buy water rights in Idaho (access required)

Idaho Legislators are not enthusiastic about a proposal by the Idaho Water Resources Board to spend $10 million to buy back water rights from the Eastern Snake River Plain Aquifer.   The proposal is part of a long-term management plan ...

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ROUNDUP (access required)

Chow Now, a drive-in restaurant at 1905 Broadway Ave., closed Feb. 15. Norco Inc. CEO Jim Kissler acquired the building and 0.6-acre site from restaurant operators Norman and Chrystine Skinner of Boise. The Skinners, who owned the business for 36 ...

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Ketchum council 'chews up' hotel proposal (access required)

    A proposal for a massive new hotel in the Ketchum/Sun Valley area appears dead after the Ketchum City Council expressed concern for the project last week. We blogged about the project late last year. Developer Brian Barsotti planned to build a ...

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Bid Briefs (access required)

Lake Club Gozzer Ranch is planned on the west side of Arrow Point adjacent to Lake Coeur d’Alene. Details of the three-building, 42,000-square-foot project are available from Ginno Construction, 106 E. Poplar Ave., Coeur d’Alene, Idaho 83814. A bid opening ...

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CONTRACTS (access required)

Layton Construction Co., Boise and Sandy, Utah, was awarded a contract for press boxes and sky suites at the Boise State University Bronco Stadium. Cost estimate: $32 million. Layton Construction Co., Sandy, Utah, was awarded a contract for a building ...

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Personal property tax legislation stuck in committee (access required)

Legislation to roll back the personal property tax took a small step forward, but the bill still had not left the House Revenue and Taxation Committee as of Monday morning. The bill itself would phase out personal property tax on ...

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A conversation with founder of es/drake — Focus (7011) (access required)

Bill Drake is CEO and president of es/drake, a Boise marketing and communications firm in business since 1978 and employing 32. He started his career in 1966 working public relations in Philadelphia. He returned to Boise in 1969, working for ...

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