The Six Ways People Will Use Their Tax Refund
It's tax day, which means a lot of you are written or have already written massive checks to the government. For those of you that didn't have to pay, you may have already spent your tax refund.
Idaho Committee Looks at Teacher Pay
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A state task force says reforming Idaho's teaching certification must be tied to increasing salaries in order to attract and retain quality teachers in public schools.
UI Looking at Staff Pay
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The University of Idaho is launching a review into staff salaries with the goal of adopting more equitable and understandable compensation policies by next July. The study is being launched after a faculty group recently complained about hefty raises awarded to some adminis…
CSI Employees Get Pay Raise
Permanent employees at the College of Southern Idaho will be getting bigger paychecks starting in July.  The CSI Board of Trustees voted yesterday for a 2-percent salary increase, the first since 2008.  CSI employees received a 3 percent salary increase in 2008 along with a $300 bonus to help offset…
City Officials Examine Employee Pay
Twin Falls city officials have been trying to deal with the recession and a dwindling budget to keep things going.  Now, the Times News reports today that an employee pay survey that was conducted about a year ago found that compensation that Twin Falls city pays its employees is behind other c…