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“The Road to Financial Wellness” seminar returning to Idaho Falls

Jul 21st, 2016 | By
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Journal Staff IDAHO FALLS – The Road to Financial Wellness is returning to Idaho Falls on August 8 at ISU Credit Union (2255 E. Sunnyside). The Road to Financial Wellness is a local grassroots and social media event with a mission to empower a generation through financial knowledge to live their dream lifestyle. The road
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C-A-L Ranch plans groundbreaking for flagship store in Idaho Falls

Jul 7th, 2016 | By
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Journal Staff IDAHO FALLS – C-A-L Ranch Stores is planning to break ground on a new, much larger store in Idaho Falls on Monday. The groundbreaking will take place at 10 a.m., north of Walmart on Hitt Road. “The new store, to be built by Tom Stuart Construction, will serve as C-A-L Ranch’s flagship store,
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Feds announce $82 million for nuclear energy research

Jun 14th, 2016 | By
   U.S. Congressman Mike Simpson, R-Idaho speaks during the dedication of the INL’s new Energy Systems Laboratory in Idaho Falls.

By Keith Ridler Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has announced $82 million for nuclear energy projects in 28 states as part of the government’s plan to reduce carbon emissions. Moniz said Tuesday that the 93 research projects will help scientists innovate with nuclear technologies that can eventually enter the
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Idaho Falls mulls expanding fiber-optic internet connections

Jun 6th, 2016 | By
The city of Idaho Falls and Idaho Falls Power are exploring options to build on the city’s existing fiber-optic network to provide faster computer connections. (Submitted Photo)

By Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal IDAHO FALLS — A few hundred business owners around Idaho Falls rarely hassle with their internet moving at a glacial pace. These business owners make up a few of the 5.4 percent of Idahoans who have access to the fastest internet on the market — fiber optic. This type of
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US home prices rise in March as spring buying season begins

May 31st, 2016 | By
Home for Sale

By Christopher S. Rugaber AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices kept climbing in March as the spring home buying season began, but so far the higher costs haven’t thwarted sales. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index increased 5.4 percent in March compared with a year earlier, according to a report released
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