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DEQ to hold environmental training for auto repair specialists

Auto repair specialists in north Idaho looking to find ways to lessen their impact on the environment will have the opportunity to learn earth-friendly business practices at a training being held in Coeur D’Alene on Tuesday, April 27.  The training … Continue reading

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Some Idaho colleges and universities may not use tuition break to lure veterans

A provision in a piece of legislation touted as a manner in which colleges and universities could lure veterans to the state for school may not get much use in the near future.  The legislation, sponsored in the House by … Continue reading

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House approves higher education reserve accounts

Rep. Scott Bedke, R-Oakley, regrets not creating a higher education “safety net” in 2006 when legislators made “significant contributions” to other reserve accounts.  Bedke and members of the Idaho House worked to correct that problem, voting Wednesday to create the … Continue reading

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Kootenai County task force offers $1,000 for information on hate crimes

The Kootenai County Task Force on Human Relations (KCTFHR), led by former North Idaho College instructor Tony Stewart, has ponied up $1,000 to help combat a rash of hate crimes in the Coeur D’Alene area.  The group is also calling … Continue reading

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Community colleges advocating for millions

Enrollment at Idaho’s three community colleges is up during the down economy, but state funding could be dropping for some or all of them.  Gov. Butch Otter’s budget calls for a $1.5 million overall reduction for community colleges in the … Continue reading

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NIC hires new dean from across the border

A national search for a dean of the professional, technical and workforce education program at North Idaho College has yielded a local man to fill the position.  Here is a copy of the release issued Wednesday on NIC’s website: NIC … Continue reading

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