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Lincoln’s Link to Idaho

by Ryan Gerulf More than any other state, Idaho is related to Abraham Lincoln,” claims the Idaho Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. Though this claim may be debatable, there is no question that Abraham Lincoln left a lasting legacy on the…

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The Writing Life

by Mike Turner Alan Heathcock, world traveler, Whiting Award winner, fellowship lecturer, and Chicago native, calls Boise his home. His first book, Volt, earned praise for its portrayal of lives bent but not broken, by grim circumstances. It was named…

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Aspire to Inspire

by Liza Long What do people who live with mental illness look like? Erin Lorensen, Jessica Wyman, and Kristen Johnson look like successful, attractive, busy women who found a common calling on the Mrs. Idaho pageant stage in 2015 and…

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Time to Think About Trauma Care

by Brad Carlson Mark Urban, trauma-care physician and practitioner of a way of life revolving around expecting the unexpected, is a major supporter of Citizen First Care Providers Month activities in February. So he’s happy to list ways bystanders can…

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Entrepreneurial Roots

by Mike Turner Shaun Buck is a serial entrepreneur who started creating businesses in high school. He now operates one of the largest newsletter printing companies in the world — The Newsletter Pro, based in Boise. The business has seen…

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Idaho Digital Learning Academy

by Malcolm Hong A strong workforce is the lifeblood that fuels the growth of a healthy state economy. However, according to non-profit Alliance for Science & Technology Research in America (ASTRA), Idaho is projected to grow the number of STEM…

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Dental Rat

by Amanda Leona A mouse is just a mouse unless it’s a Dental RAT, R.A.T. that is, a Remote Access Terminal.  The latest in periodontal charting, the Dental R.A.T. is a hands-free solution that helps to improve productivity, hygienist efficiency,…

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Waffle Me Up!

by Bavani Waffle Me Up, Baby!”  I squelched the temptation to shout that out as I entered Waffle Me Up.    Leaving the frigid temperatures at the door, I was greeted by the heavenly aroma of waffles and the warmth…

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Buy Idaho

by Cody Evans What is the best way to keep revenue in the state of Idaho you may wonder? Buy Idaho figures it’s by buying local Idaho products. When we support the products that local companies offer we keep the…

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From Garbage to Greetings

by Jillian Moroney Threds of tea bag wrappers, old stamps, beer labels, and plane tickets sit in baskets around watercolor washes in the colorful and glittery studio of Boise-based Chique Lixo (Portuguese for chic garbage.) Heidi Marotz, owner and artist…

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