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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 is sponsored by the Idaho Department of Environment Quality (DEQ), the state's version of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). According…

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 Higher Education Stabilization Fund, or, as Bedke calls it, HESF. The reserve account features a three-pronged approach to reserve funding…

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 next budget, but includes an additional $1 million for the new and rapidly growing College of Western Idaho (CWI) in…

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 names new dean of professional, technical and workforce education 1/6/2010John “Mike” Mires has been selected as the new dean of…

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