A software breach that hit a company called America’s Job Link has also put at risk information belonging to job-seekers in Idaho and other states. The Idaho Department of Labor wrote to IdahoWorks customers to let them know about the breach and to warn...
3/24/2017
Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden has cleared the sale of the nonprofit St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston to the for-profit, Tennessee-based RCCH HeathCare Partners. St. Louis-based Ascension Health, which had owned St. Joseph’s since...
3/24/2017
There’s a stigma to riding the bus in the Treasure Valley. Donna Bernardelli, who rides to work at the Moffatt Thomas law firm every day, hears it all the time. “’Are you afraid to drive? Do you have a DUI?’” she said. “I get a lot of ‘Don’t you ride...
3/24/2017
Terry Reilly Health Services has purchased a 10,178-square-foot building at 802 Cleveland Blvd. in Caldwell.  Russ Vawter of Lee & Associates Idaho represented the seller.  Robert Andherst of The Andherst Company represented the buyer. Prefab Logistics...
3/24/2017
A House panel on March 23 narrowly approved legislation repealing Idaho’s ban on nudity and explicit live performances at certain businesses licensed to serve alcohol. The proposal is part of a legal settlement between the American Civil Liberties Union...
3/24/2017
By Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho lawmakers are in a standstill after Republican infighting halted both chambers from moving forward on any major legislative action. On Thursday, House members only had passed just three...
3/24/2017
The Idaho Senate on March 22 killed a roughly $320 million transportation funding plan, effectively squashing hope of passing any significant funding proposal to repair the state’s crumbling roads and bridges before the end of the session. Senate members...
3/23/2017
Possibly the biggest global treasure hunt in history is going on, as the U.S. government recovers billions of dollars in taxes owed on money kept in foreign bank accounts with many billions more at stake. The Internal Revenue Service is making this...
3/23/2017
As organizations move from permanent employees to more use of temporary, contingent, and “gig” employees, the pre-employment screenings typically associated with permanent hires are starting to be seen for temporary employees as well. That’s according to...
3/23/2017
Construction worker shortages in Idaho and across the country have not stopped Oregon and Idaho from ranking No. 1 and No.  2 in construction job growth from January 2016 to January 2017, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. Idaho...
3/23/2017
The man who gave Harris Ranch its first service station in 2014 is now building the first coffee shop for Harris Ranch. Steven Tracy is building the 2,000-square-foot Coffee Mill coffee shop right next to his Chevron station and Ranch Market at Warm...
3/23/2017