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BOMA Boise is now BOMA Idaho (access required)

BOMA Boise is expanding statewide to share its expertise in owning and managing buildings. BOMA Boise has changed its name and bylaws to become BOMA Idaho. BOMA is the Building Owners and Managers Association, a federation of 92 American associations, ...

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Walmart’s move unlikely to cause wage increase in Idaho (access required)

Walmart’s decision to raise its employees’ minimum pay will probably not lead to a general pay increase at similar employers, according to analysts. WalMart, which employs 1.3 million people in the U.S. announced earlier this month that it will raise ...

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Idaho puts forward plan to protect sage grouse habitat

The Idaho Department of Lands has put forward a draft plan to protect sage grouse habitat on state endowment land as part an effort to avoid a federal listing of the bird under the Endangered Species Act. The state agency ...

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River Street condo redevelopment project due to start in summer (access required)

Construction starts this summer at The Afton, a condominium project on River Street near the main library that could include some retail and a pedestrian walkway. Developer Michael Hormaechea is still in the final design stage for the Afton’s first ...

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New bill requires parental OK for teens to use tanning beds (access required)

Idaho lawmakers are once again taking up legislation that would require parental permission for teens to use tanning beds, after failing to pass the measure in past years. The House Health and Welfare Committee voted Feb. 20 to introduce the ...

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CenturyLink says it won’t shut down IEN system immediately; schools scramble for coverage

From the crowded suburban West Ada School District to the Central Idaho’s remote South Lemhi district, schools are scrambling. Meridian High School students take a Mountain View High School upper-level Spanish class over the Idaho Education Network. They need to ...

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More fliers at Boise Airport (access required)

The Boise Airport served almost 1.4 million departing passengers in 2014, a 5 percent increase from 2013. Passenger traffic at the airport is the highest it’s been since 2011. But it’s still 20 percent below pre-recession levels. Airport marketing manager ...

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