Posts Tagged ‘ Fred Meyer ’

Fred Meyer’s Gary Merrill retiring, served more than 40 years in the grocery produce business

Jan 28th, 2016 | By
Gary Merrill

Note: Following is the tribute from Gary Merrill’s family honoring him for his upcoming retirement: After more than 40 years of dutifully providing the good people of Pocatello with juicy apples and crisp carrots, Gary Merrill is hanging up his produce manager’s apron and retiring. His friendly smile has been a customer favorite at Pocatello’s
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Nuclear waste removal deadline could be missed

Dec 23rd, 2014 | By

   IDAHO FALLS (AP) — A court-ordered deadline at the end of this month to ship nuclear waste out of Idaho might be missed, officials at the Idaho National Laboratory say.   Steel drums filled with low-level radioactive waste are backing up at the site because an underground nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico
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Nation’s retailers see slump, yet local stores reach holiday goals

Dec 28th, 2013 | By

BY DEBBIE BRYCE FOR THE JOURNAL POCATELLO — Christmas shopping seems to have been a little slow this year. ShopperTrak reported Monday that retail traffic plummeted 21 percent last week, and in-store sales decreased 3.1 percent from the year before. The group’s founder, Bill Martin, had projected a spike in retail sales the week of
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Police, Fred Meyer donate $1,000 to Idaho Foodbank

Nov 27th, 2013 | By

By Debbie Bryce For the Journal POCATELLO — The Pocatello Police Department presented a check for $500 to the Idaho Foodbank on Tuesday and their donation was matched by Fred Meyer. “We gave the money to the food bank to help meet the demand of food shortages for needy families,” Sgt. Eric Anderson said in
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