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Let’s Talk About the Good Stuff
Reading the News is necessary in order to stay informed with our community, but if you read the news every day it can become depressing. Sometimes you have to dig to find the good stuff. That being said, I noticed two great things yesterday.
Auditors Say Idaho Misspent $2.5 Million of Federal Welfare Funds
BOISE (AP/KTVB) -- State auditors say the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare misspent $2.5 million in federal funding on salaries instead of using it for food stamps and other assistance for Idaho's poorest residents.
The finding by the Office of Performance Evaluation was part of the state&…
Choboni Yogurt To Build In Twin Falls
The agreement was signed today making it official.  Choboni Agro Farma, the manufacturer of Greek yogurt, is expanding to the Twin Falls area from it's eastern seaboard roots.  The official announcement was made this morning as local officials along with state officials and Gov...
Steve Crump On Top Story 4/8/11
Times-News Opinion Editor Steve Crump will give us his take on the firing of Rep. Leon Smith of Twin Falls from his committee chair position: The Magic Valley "water deal": and some interesting Magic Valley history.
Steve Crump is the Times-News Opinion editor...