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Red Robin will open on June 13 in Chubbuck

Jun 9th, 2016 | By
The new Red Robin location at 4021 Pole Line Road in Chubbuck. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal)

By Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — For four days, more than 3,500 hungry locals quietly came and ate at Red Robin near the Pine Ridge Mall. The staff needed training and the chain was willing to give out more than a few complimentary meals to provide it. “You can only train with no customers
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Should you worry about 32 million hacked Twitter passwords?

Jun 9th, 2016 | By
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By David Hamilton Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yet another security outfit is reporting that millions of stolen passwords — this time, for Twitter accounts — are floating around the dark side of the internet. Should you be worried? In truth, it’s hard to say. And that’s rapidly emerging as the latest dilemma of
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Buff Business: Employers use Gold’s Gym challenge to encourage wellness

May 3rd, 2016 | By
Over the past 12 weeks, employees from four area businesses ran, jumped and lifted their way into better health as part of the inaugural Gold's Gym Buffest Business Challenge.
(Photo by Sarah Glenn)

By Sarah Glenn/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Over the past 12 weeks, employees from four area businesses ran, jumped and lifted their way into better health. The inaugural Gold’s Gym Buffest Business Challenge pitted Simplot, The Pocatello/Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce, Mountain America Credit Union and Fort Hall Casino employees against each other to see who
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Pocatello restaurateurs say business is good despite influx of new eateries

Apr 27th, 2016 | By
Owner Lisa Willmore (back) and baker Cristasha "Bug" Reardon are confident that The Bridge's unique dining experience and quality food will keep them ahead of the competition. (Photo by Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal)

By Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Chain restaurants Panera Bread, Freddy’s Frozen Custard and others have come to Chubbuck, with many opening just in the first few months of 2016. This flood of new chains could spell trouble for local eateries, but many restaurateurs say they aren’t worried about the added competition. “There’s only
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Teton Honda, Hyundai to change locations

Apr 11th, 2016 | By
Teton Honda owner Mario Hernandez, left, and managing partner Scott Williams — posing with dealership dogs Buddy, left, and Belle — are excited about plans to move the auto dealer from the corner of Yellowstone Avenue and Pearl Street in Pocatello to a larger new location off Hurley Drive near Wal-Mart. (Photo by Michael H. O'Donnell/Idaho State Journal)

By Michael H. O’Donnell/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Teton Honda is following the trend of auto dealerships in Pocatello in expanding and upgrading. The Honda dealership, which has been tucked into the intersection of Yellowstone Avenue and Pearl Street, has been in that tight spot for about 16 years. Owner Mario Hernandez purchased the Pocatello
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New restaurant, Nosh Mahal, coming to Pocatello

Apr 4th, 2016 | By
Sohail Ahmed stands next to the Nosh Mahal sign that will soon go on the building next to Fred Meyer in Pocatello. The Indian/Persian fusion restaurant that will be run by him and wife Nosheen Sohail is expected to open April 22. (Photo by Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal)

By Cydney McFarland/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — Black Bear Diner, one of many new restaurants near the Interstate 86 interchange at Chubbuck, had its grand opening on Monday. The chain — based out of Redding, California — has 75 locations in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, California, Nevada, Utah, Oregon and Washington. The Chubbuck restaurant is the
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Black Bear Diner opens next week — Jack in the Box coming to Chubbuck

Mar 29th, 2016 | By
The new Black Bear Diner at 190 Bullock St. in Chubbuck will host its grand opening on Monday at 6 a.m. The eatery is one of several new restaurants opening in the area of Chubbuck I-86 interchange. (Photo by Doug Lindley/Idaho State Journal)

By David Ashby/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — Black Bear Diner will host its grand opening on Monday at 6 a.m., while a new Jack in the Box location will be coming to Chubbuck in the near-future. The new Black Bear Diner is located at 190 Bullock St., next to the recently opened Freddy’s Frozen Custard
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Smokehouse on wheels offers BBQ items to go in Pocatello

Mar 29th, 2016 | By
Carisa Lopez takes an order from a customer at the new Atlas Smokehouse food trailer in the old Raven’s Nest parking lot in Pocatello. Carisa’s husband, Brett, does all the cooking. (Photo by Michael H. O'Donnell/Idaho State Journal)

By Michael H. O’Donnell/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Blackfoot’s Brett Lopez has put his future in the culinary arts on wheels with a new food wagon that features barbecue flavors from many regions. Atlas Smokehouse, a food trailer that features a variety of smoked meats and side dishes, set up shop at the intersection of
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Nissan Kia dealership moves to Flandro Drive

Mar 24th, 2016 | By
Pocatello Nissan Kia sales managers Alex Zelaya, left, and Craig Hall are excited about the new dealership location at 1900 Flandro Drive in Pocatello. (Photo by Michael H. O'Donnell/Idaho State Journal)

By Michael H. O’Donnell/Idaho State Journal POCATELLO — Customers and employees of Pocatello Nissan Kia will no longer have to dodge traffic on North Fifth Street to navigate between the sales and service departments. The dealership has moved to a new 30,000-square-foot building with expansive lot space at 1900 Flandro Drive, an area of Pocatello
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Revitalization efforts continue at Pine Ridge Mall

Mar 20th, 2016 | By
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By Debbie Bryce/Idaho State Journal CHUBBUCK — Revitalization efforts at Pine Ridge Mall are paying off with a number of new businesses moving in this year. Manager Tia Lloyd said Rustic Junction just moved to center court and Big B’s Grub Hub, a new pizza restaurant, is also coming to the mall this year. Construction
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