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Ethos Design wins 2017 Contractor of the Year award

Sarah Cunningham, principal catalyst at Ethos Design, accepts the 2017 Contractor of the Year award. Photo by Regina Cunningham.

Ethos Design, Remodel, and Real Estate was the first sole woman-owned business to win an award from the Idaho chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). The company was named 2017 Contractor of the Year in the ...

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Idaho AGC holds 83rd Annual Awards Gala

Idaho AGC CEO Wayne Hammon and the Construction Financial Management Association's Robert Shappee present a check to BSU Construction Management Program President Jonathan Adams, accepting on behalf of the CMA. Photo courtesy of Idaho AGC.

The Idaho Associated General Contractors held its 83rd Annual Meetings and Awards Gala on Dec. 6 and 7. The gala took place at the Boise Centre East and featured committee meetings, networking, guest speakers, a silent auction, and awards ceremonies.

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The Good Neighbor Authority program recognized at 2017 Regional Forester Honor Awards

GNA team members from NPClwNFs, IDL and Forest Service leadership attend the presentation of the Regional Forester Honor Awards. (l-r) Kurt Steele, Cheryl Probert, Mark Craig, Dan Fabbi, Mike Ward, Jon Songster, Scott Godfrey, Bob Helmer, Leanne Marten, David Schmid, and Jane Darnell. Photo by Joni Packard, USFS.

The Good Neighbor Authority program coordinated by the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests and Idaho Department of Lands was one of two local programs recently recognized at the 2017 Regional Forester Honor Awards, an annual awards program that recognizes significant contributions ...

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SBA Boise District Office collaborates with local leaders to host Idaho Women’s Business Center

(L-r) SBA Boise Deputy Director Shannon Madsen, Idaho-Women In Leadership (I-WIL) Program Director Amanda Visosky, Zions Bank Resource Center Director Karen Applegren, SBA Boise District Director Gary Eisenbraun, I-WIL Executive Director Debbie Field, Boise State University Director of Economic Development CeCe Gassner, Idaho First Lady Lori Otter, U.S. Senate Small Business Committee Members Meredith West and Suzanne Wrasse and Idaho Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Katie Sewell. Photo courtesy of the SBA Boise District Office.

The U.S. Small Business Administration Boise District Office collaborated with local leaders to identify potential hosts and directors for the Idaho Women’s Business Center  and to educated local organizations on the upcoming Women’s Business Center grant opportunity. The WBC seeks ...

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My Place in Twin Falls holds grand opening

My Place EVP of Franchise Development Terry Kline and Twin Falls Mayor Shawn Barigar prepare the ribbon for owner Spencer Smith to cut at the grand opening. Photo courtesy of My Place Hotels.

My Place hotel in held a grand opening for its Twin Falls location on Nov. 9. The proceeds from the event were donated to Valley House Homeless Shelter.

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Idaho Falls Community Family Clinic celebrates grand opening

Front row (l-r): Chip Schwarze, CEO of the Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce; Arnold Cantu, Community Family Clinic administrator; Mike Richards, chamber ambassador; Enrique Rivera, Community Council of Idaho Board president; Clayne Bodily, chamber ambassador; Tom Hally, Idaho Falls City Council president; Ted Parkinson, chamber ambassador. Photo courtesy of Community Council of Idaho.

Idaho Falls Community Family Clinic held a grand opening ceremony for its new, larger facility. Operated by Community Council of Idaho, CFC is the only federally qualified income-based health clinic in Idaho Falls. The prior facility only had 5 exam ...

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Tyson McGuffin earns $3,500 as part of first-ever Pickleball Player Incentive Pool program

Tyson McGuffin competes in the Pickleball National Championship. Photo courtesy of Selkirk Sport.

Tyson McGuffin of Hayden captured his first-ever major pickleball championship Nov. 30, winning the Men’s Singles Open Division of 2017 USA Pickleball Association National Championships, at Palm Creek Golf & RV Resort in Casa Grande, Arizona. Tyson’s victory propelled him ...

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