Posts Tagged ‘ computers ’

Retiring pressman’s printing career spans five decades

Jan 6th, 2016 | By
Photo courtesy Bear River Publishing
Retiring pressman Terry Weatherston, second from right, poses with co-workers at Bear River Publishing in Preston.

By Dan Sparhawk For The Herald Journal After more than five decades of printing newspapers, veteran printer Terry Weatherston is getting ready to retire. The the Logan resident and Rexburg, Idaho, native never realized that a summer job back in 1962 would be the start of a lifelong career. The then-high-school student was hired as
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How to avoid getting a Beta Bot bug

Oct 2nd, 2013 | By

By Robb Hicken It took Spencer Hart just 30 seconds to see the potential danger behind the latest virus headed trying to steal personal information off of computers. Hart, an IT technician with SRV-IT in Rexburg, says the skill and craftiness used to develop the new Beta Bot was impressive. “That could be potentially harmful
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Laying a solid foundation: Technical innovations help concrete business improve efficiency

Jul 30th, 2013 | By
Doug Lindley/Idaho State Journal
Mike Horrocks is co-owner with his brother Scott of Pocatello Ready Mix.  They have owned the concrete plant since 1979.

By Vanessa Grieve vgrieve@journalnet.ocm Gone are the days of pulling water, rock and sand to mix with cement to make foundations and footings. “At the beginning of time, … (they) started with just dredging … the Snake River and put cement with it and added water with it and called it concrete,” said Mike Horrocks
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