Home / Top Stories (page 28) /

Top Stories

Experts forum panelists address ‘nuts and bolts’ of business sale

A primer on the steps, terms and processes connected to the purchase of a business was the focus of the Oct. 8 IBR Business Transitions forum. The second in a two-part experts series, the event brought together five panelists of ...

Read More »

Amazon to open Idaho’s first fulfillment center

NAMPA – It’s official: A long-rumored fulfillment center for Amazon is expected to open in Nampa by next year. The warehouse/distribution facility, which had been hinted at for more than year by city officials and Amazon’s development partner as “Project Bronco,” will be ...

Read More »

Hospital opens endoscopy center for outpatient procedures (access required)

POST FALLS – Northwest Specialty Hospital-affiliated doctors have begun seeing patients at its new Northwest Endoscopy Center. The nearly 9,000-square-foot addition to the hospital has two procedure rooms, one exam room and eight pre-operative and post-anesthesia care unit bays, according ...

Read More »

Pocatello Temple construction is moving forward

POCATELLO – It’s been over seven months since The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints broke ground on its new Pocatello temple, and officials say construction to date is right on schedule. Lots of concrete is churning at the ...

Read More »

University collaboration could resurrect ‘higher education CEO’ proposal (access required)

photo of little and university presidents

New presidents of Idaho state universities, with an increased spirit of collaboration, could resurrect a several-year-old plan to consolidate some university services to save money. On. Oct. 8, Gov. Brad Little led what he called a “fireside chat” among the ...

Read More »

Controller signs $55 million IT contract (access required)

photo of joe r. williams building

The Idaho State Controller has officially signed a contract with Deloitte Consulting LLP for implementation services for its new Luma system. The total amount of the not-to-exceed contract amount for implementation services spanning the life of the project (September of ...

Read More »

Idaho Business Out Loud interview: Peter Smith, co-founder of Smith + Malek

photo of hands on keyboard

Peter Smith, co-founder of Idaho law firm Smith + Malek, is a data privacy expert who got interested in the field in 2013 as news was breaking about the federal government’s unprecedented domestic surveillance. Edward Snowden, a U.S. government contractor, ...

Read More »

ISU engineering students take second place in national precast contest (access required)

POCATELLO – Idaho State University students eyeing careers in the construction industry earned second-place honors, including a $1,750 cash prize, in the recent Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Engineering Students Design Competition, also known as the Big Beam Competition. Now in its ...

Read More »

Forever 21’s Boise location to stay open amid bankruptcy (access required)

Forever 21, an American “fast fashion” retailer, has filed for bankruptcy, but the chain’s sole Idaho store at the Boise Towne Square mall will remain and is not on the list of the retailer’s most unprofitable locations. The Los Angeles-based ...

Read More »