What your online profile says about you

Mar 20th, 2017 | By
Jeff Hough

By Jeff Hough I know a lot about more about you than you think.  Our world is increasingly moving online and even though you may be resisting it, “Resistance is futile.” Ignore the online world at your own risk because your information is there and how you interact with it says a lot about you.
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Home health aides: Minimum-wage hikes could deepen shortage

Mar 20th, 2017 | By

By Anna Gronewold/ Associated Press WEST CHAZY, N.Y. (AP) — Only 17 snowy miles from the Canadian border, Katie Bushey’s most basic needs are met by traveling health aides who come into her home to change her diapers, track her seizures, spoon-feed her fettuccine Alfredo and load her wheelchair into the shower. But that’s only
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Physician burnout linked to time spent on digital record-keeping

Oct 25th, 2016 | By

By Sarah Glenn For the Journal In July, the Mayo Clinic Journal Proceedings published a paper that tied physician burnout to their increasing use of cumbersome electronic health systems. The study looked at several months of 2014 survey data from 6,560 U.S. physicians measuring features of work life, including burnout and electronic use. Even after
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How do Americans use their smartphones?

Sep 27th, 2016 | By

The Pew Research Center released a comprehensive study on how we use our smartphones in 2015. They found that about 10 percent of Americans own a smartphone but do not have broadband at home, and 15 percent own a smartphone but say that they have a limited number of options for going online other than
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New at the Pine Ridge Mall: Two new retailers announce opening dates, rue21 to expand

Sep 5th, 2016 | By
Two stores at the Pine Ridge Mall recently announced opening dates, and a third is remodeling. Discount Tire, top, will open on Oct. 1. And Pro Image Sports, bottom right, will move into the former Aeropostale location on Sept. 15. Further, rue21 is adding 2,600-square-feet of space, as well as a plus-size line as part of a major remodel. (Submitted Photo)

By Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — Customers of rue21 at the Pine Ridge Mall will see a whole new store when it reopens in November. The trendy teen retailer is adding more than 2,600 square feet of retail space, knocking out a wall and taking over the empty storefront next door. All this new
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Chipotle opening in Chubbuck on Thursday

Aug 2nd, 2016 | By
The new Chipotle Mexican Grill on the corner of Quinn and Poline Roads in Chubbuck is due to officially open on Thursday.
Doug Lindley/Idaho State Journal

By Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — The sweet smell of Chipotle’s lime and cilantro-infused white rice, barbacoa pork and fresh veggies is officially coming to the Pocatello/Chubbuck area on Thursday. The Mexican grill will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. It is located near the Pine Ridge Mall, surrounded by Red Robin,
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Idaho Power CEO marks company’s 100th anniversary by ringing NYSE closing bell

Aug 1st, 2016 | By
Idaho Power marked its 100th anniversary Monday when company President and CEO Darrel Anderson rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. From left are Larry Spencer ( IDACORP Investor Relations Director), Ken Peterson (Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, IDACORP, Inc. and Idaho Power), Steve Keen (Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, IDACORP, Inc. and Idaho Power), Darrel Anderson, John Tuttle (NYSE) and Robert Tinstman (IDACORP Chairperson). (New York Stock Exchange Photo)

By Idaho State Journal Staff To commemorate Idaho Power’s 100th anniversary, company President and CEO Darrel Anderson rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange Monday. “It’s pretty amazing and we are pretty honored,” Anderson said in a NYSE interview just before ringing the bell. “For everybody back home it is an amazing
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A&W restaurant now offers its frosty mug taste in Pocatello

Jun 21st, 2016 | By
A&W opened its first Pocatello location on Arthur Avenue on Monday. (Photo by Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal)

By Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Fast food restaurant A&W opened in Pocatello on Monday on Arthur Avenue between Carson Street and Day Street. With fast food restaurants popping up in Chubbuck in recent months, this is the first to open in Pocatello. Chet Willie, who owns both the new A&W and the Pit
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New hotel opening soon in Pocatello

Jun 14th, 2016 | By
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By Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — A new hotel will fill the empty lot in front of the Holiday Inn Express in Pocatello. A new Fairfield Marriott is scheduled to break ground today and construction will begin in late July. According to Director of Sales Joshua Bennett, the new hotel will boast roughly 80
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BIA launches searchable tribal leaders directory

Jun 14th, 2016 | By

The Bureau’s go-to publication for reaching Indian Country is now more accessible and user friendly  WASHINGTON – Acting Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Lawrence S. Roberts announced this week that the Bureau of Indian Affairs’ popular publication, the Tribal Leaders Directory, is now available as an electronic searchable map.  The map provides up-to-date contact information
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