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ISU College of Business joins elite accreditation ranks

Mar 8th, 2017 | By

By Kelsey West/ISU College of Business POCATELLO — In February, the business and accounting programs in Idaho State University’s College of Business were each officially reaccredited by the international Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) after an on-site review team awarded the College its highest possible recommendation. The AACSB represents the longest serving global
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Local stylist Holly Girard moves to Pro Barbers

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Holly

Holly Girard is a 2006 graduate of The School of Hairstyling and has spent the past three years cutting hair at Sport Clips. Recently, Holly obtained a position at Pro Barbers at 1023 Yellowstone in The Crossings Plaza. Holly will be taking appointments and walk in clients Monday through Friday from 9-5.  For more information
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Moffatt Thomas welcomes Attorney Peter E. Thomas

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Peter E. Thomas

BOISE – Moffatt Thomas is pleased to announce that attorney Peter E. Thomas has joined the firm. Working from the Moffatt Thomas offices in Boise, Peter Thomas will focus his practice in the areas of commercial litigation; government, regulatory and administrative affairs; real estate and land use; estate planning; tax law; and workers’ compensation. Prior
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ICF welcomes Tina Therp to Idaho Falls office

Mar 8th, 2017 | By

IDAHO FALLS – The Idaho Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Tina Therp started Jan. 23 as the foundation’s Eastern Idaho Regional Development Officer. Tina has lived in Pocatello and southeast Idaho for 25 years and is an experienced development and nonprofit management professional. She’s had her own independent consulting firm for more than
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Carnaroli honored with Human and Civil Rights award

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Rick and Drema Carnaroli

A Pocatello judge has been honored by the City of Pocatello Human Relations Advisory Committee. At Portneuf Valley Interfaith Fellowship’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, the group presented Magistrate Judge Rick Carnaroli with its Human and Civil Rights Award. The accolade recognizes a citizen who has worked to help protect and advance human and
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Aaron Johnson Named Acting State Executive Director for Farm Service Agency

Mar 8th, 2017 | By

BOISE – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) appointed Aaron Johnson as Acting State Executive Director (SED) for the Idaho Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Boise, Idaho. Mr. Johnson assumed the duties of this position on January 20, and will remain as Acting SED until a permanent appointment is made. Mr. Johnson has worked
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State Board of Nursing official named to lead Idaho Commission on Aging

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Judy Bicknell Taylor 2-17

BOISE – Judy Bicknell Taylor, who served until recently as associate executive director of the State Board of Nursing, has become the new administrator of the Idaho Commission on Aging. Taylor stepped down from the Board of Nursing position she had held since 2014 to accept the Commission on Aging job left vacant by the
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IDACORP and Idaho Power Company Appoint Annette G. Elg to Boards of Directors

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Annette Elg IDACORP Idaho Power

BOISE – IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) announced following the Feb. 8 meeting of its board of directors the appointment of Annette G. Elg to serve on the boards of directors of both IDACORP and Idaho Power Company. Elg served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the J.R. Simplot Company from August 2002 until
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La Dawn Anderst named Executive Vice President, Idaho Bankers Association

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
Anderst

The Idaho Bankers Association is pleased to announce that La Dawn Anderst has been named their new Executive Vice President beginning March 1. Prior to joining IBA, Anderst worked for the Idaho REALTORS as their CEO. While there, she assumed the roles of Education Director, Membership Services Director, Policy Coordinator, Convention Coordinator, Idaho REALTOR Leadership Academy
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ISU boasts one of the nation’s highest CPA exam pass rates

Mar 8th, 2017 | By
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By Sarah Glenn/For the Journal POCATELLO – Four times each year, accounting students across America pull a chair up to a testing computer and sit for the Certified Public Accountancy (CPA) exam. They instinctively know that about half of the people around them will not pass the exam. In the fourth quarter of 2016, the cumulative
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