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Boise Breaks 31-Year-Old Snow Record; Local Businesses Feel Impact

Winter is far from over, yet Idaho’s capital and most populous city has already seen more snowfall to date than in any other year. Boise received 3 more inches of snow on Jan. 23, pushing the season-long snowfall to-date level 35.5 inches. According to the National Weather Service, the previous…

marv hagedorn idaho

Sen. Marv Hagedorn (R) of Meridian just announced that his upcoming two-year term in the state senate will be his last as he is running for Idaho lieutenant governor. Hagedorn shared his decision via Twitter and Facebook earlier today. With the announcement, Hagedorn becomes the first candidate to officially step…

Idaho giving charity

It’s the season of giving, and companies all across Idaho are going out of their way to make sure this time of year is extra special for those in need. However, many Idaho-based organizations don’t limit their humanitarian efforts to just the holiday season. For example, IDACORP annually sponsors the…

Idaho Business - Idaho Events

For the past 42 years, the Festival of Trees has been held in Idaho Falls. The Festival of Trees is a fundraising event that enables locals to decorate and provide festive trees in a fun Christmas atmosphere. All proceeds from the event benefit the Development Workshop Inc., a non-profit organization…

Idaho Business - Idaho Government

INL (Idaho National Laboratory), one of the U.S. Department of Energy’s national laboratories and a significant employer of Idaho Falls area residents, received the Idaho Innovation Award this year. Inventors Tedd Lister and Luis Diaz Aldana were specifically honored for their contributions to efficient recycling. The annual Idaho Innovation Awards…

Seventh Generation is moving to Unilever

Seventh Generation is a private American company headquartered in Burlington, Vt. The company was initially a mail-order catalog, but its line of cleaning, paper, and personal care products designed has been available in supermarkets and big box stores for a while now. Unilever has recently announced their plan to acquire…

Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Would Bring 1,000+ Jobs to Idaho Falls

The following is a news release from the city of Idaho Falls. IDAHO FALLS — During the Intermountain Energy Summit, held in Idaho Falls earlier this week, there was discussion about Idaho National Laboratory being the preferred site to locate the construction and operation of the world’s first NuScale Power…

Method - The Clean Brand Continues to Grow

They folks at Method call themselves the “people against dirty.” Method is a relatively new company that makes and sells non-toxic, biodegradable, and naturally derived cleaning products from laundry detergents to dish and hand soaps. A pair of former roommates, designer/marketer Eric Ryan and chemical engineer Adam Lowry, founded method…

Munchkin Pacifier Recalled Due To Infant Choking Hazard

Munchkin, the maker of baby products worldwide, has issued a recall notice on its Latch Lightweight Pacifier and Clip product due to a potential choking hazard. The recall is for pacifier latch products purchased between March 2014 through March 2016. This is in response to ten claims of the clip cover detaching…

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