Geography of Idaho

Mountain America Credit Union Donates $15,000 to BroncoLife Program

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 6:07pm

BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --As the official credit union of the Boise State Broncos, Mountain America Credit Union is committed to making a charity donation for every first-down completed by the Broncos football team.

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  • BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --As the official credit union of the Boise State Broncos, Mountain America Credit Union is committed to making a charity donation for every first-down completed by the Broncos football team.
  • This year, Mountain America supported the BroncoLife program as the recipient of the Mountain America first-down donation.
  • With the football season coming to a close, Mountain America donated $15,000 to BroncoLife on November 28, 2020.
  • "Once again, we are so grateful for the continued support and generous donation from Mountain America Credit Union.

Idaho National Laboratory and University of Illinois Collaborate with Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation on Advanced Reactor Proposal

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 12:05am

SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Seattle-based Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation ( USNC ) has established two strategic partnerships with U.S. organizations Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) to build and test the company's advanced Modular Micro Reactor (MMR).

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  • SEATTLE, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Seattle-based Ultra Safe Nuclear Corporation ( USNC ) has established two strategic partnerships with U.S. organizations Idaho National Laboratory (INL) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) to build and test the company's advanced Modular Micro Reactor (MMR).
  • Ultra Safe Nuclear, the INL, and University of Illinois have jointly developed a proposal for submission to the Department of Energy's (DOE) for its Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program (Risk Reduction).
  • At the Idaho National Laboratory, USNC has proposed to construct a micro-reactor power plant to support the demonstration of INL's Integrated Energy Systems (IES).
  • The Illinois reactor will be the first Gen IV reactor deployed at a university, and the first new U.S. university reactor in nearly 30 years.

Boise Cascade announces promotion of Jill Twedt to Senior Vice President

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 1:00pm

Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade) (NYSE: BCC) today announced that Jill Twedt has been promoted to senior vice president.

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  • Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade) (NYSE: BCC) today announced that Jill Twedt has been promoted to senior vice president.
  • Ms. Twedt was named general counsel in 2019 and was appointed as vice president and corporate secretary in 2017.
  • Ms. Twedt joined Boise Cascade as senior counsel in 2007.
  • Boise Cascade is one of the largest producers of engineered wood products and plywood in North America and a leading U.S. wholesale distributor of building products.

TEGNA Names Jessica Hagan President and General Manager at KTVB in Boise and KTFT in Twin Falls

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 8:00pm

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) today announced Jessica Hagan has been appointed president and general manager of KTVB and KTFT, TEGNAs NBC affiliates in Boise and Twin Falls, Idaho, respectively, effective November 16, 2020.

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  • TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) today announced Jessica Hagan has been appointed president and general manager of KTVB and KTFT, TEGNAs NBC affiliates in Boise and Twin Falls, Idaho, respectively, effective November 16, 2020.
  • In this role, she oversees a team of 35 and is responsible for the development and execution of revenue and sales strategy.
  • Jessica is an energetic and thoughtful leader with a deep understanding of the media business, said Lynn Beall, executive vice president and COO for media operations, TEGNA.
  • Her collaborative approach, results-driven focus and experience building community partnerships will be a great addition to the exceptional KTVB team and the Boise community.

Ski Idaho expects promising 2020-21 ski season despite pandemic

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 11:55am

During the organization's annual meeting, Ski Idaho also laid out plans on how its members can address safety concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic this winter.

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  • During the organization's annual meeting, Ski Idaho also laid out plans on how its members can address safety concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic this winter.
  • No Ski Idaho resort plans to place limits on season passholder visitation or require guests to make reservations online, according to Wilson.
  • Up in North Idaho, the state's oldest ski resort, Lookout Pass Ski & Recreation Area, turns 85 this season, and Snowhaven Ski Area & Tubing Hill, which is owned by the City of Grangeville in North Central Idaho, turns 75.
  • In addition, Ski Idaho resorts have adopted new National Ski Areas Association "Ski Well, Be Well" safety protocols as an added precaution to make this season as safe as possible.

Boise Cascade Company Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Webcast and Conference Call 11 a.m. Eastern, Monday, November 2, 2020

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 3:30pm

Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC) will host a webcast and conference call to discuss 2020 third quarter earnings on Monday, November 2, 2020 at 11 a.m. Eastern.

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  • Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC) will host a webcast and conference call to discuss 2020 third quarter earnings on Monday, November 2, 2020 at 11 a.m. Eastern.
  • To participate in the conference call, dial 844-795-4410 and use passcode 2863868 (international callers should dial 661-378-9637).
  • To join the webcast, go to the Investor Relations section at www.bc.com and select the Event Calendar link.
  • The archived webcast will be available in the Investor Relations section of Boise Cascades website.

Boise Cascade Company Announces WARN Act Notice at Elgin Plywood Facility

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 9:15pm

Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade, the Company or we) (NYSE: BCC) today issued a WARN Act notice to its Elgin, Oregon employees.

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  • Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade, the Company or we) (NYSE: BCC) today issued a WARN Act notice to its Elgin, Oregon employees.
  • The Elgin facility currently produces approximately 10% of the Companys dry veneer production, the majority of which is sold as plywood and represents approximately 16% of Boise Cascades plywood sales.
  • Boise Cascade has significantly reduced its purchases of logs for the Elgin operation considering the uncertainty created by the change in environmental constraints and possible curtailment.
  • The Company will continue to evaluate plywood market conditions, log supply availability, operating costs, environmental permits, and other factors influencing the long-term viability of the Elgin plywood operation as the situation warrants.

XENDEE and Idaho National Laboratory Partner on Microgrid Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Stations

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 4:00pm

XENDEE Corporation has partnered with Idaho National Laboratory to develop an optimized platform for designing Microgrid Fast Charging Stations (MFCS) quickly and effectively.

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  • XENDEE Corporation has partnered with Idaho National Laboratory to develop an optimized platform for designing Microgrid Fast Charging Stations (MFCS) quickly and effectively.
  • This can also be expanded for further use cases such as multiple fast charging stations or large stations that allow for fast charging of Heavy Equipment Transporters, said Michael Stadler, Ph.D., CTO of XENDEE.
  • This proof of concept will also enable XENDEE and Idaho National Labs (INL) to provide a streamlined, reliable, and standardized approach to the design and implementation of Microgrid enabled fast charging infrastructure throughout the world.
  • About Idaho National Laboratory: INL is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratory that performs work in each of DOEs strategic goal areas: energy, national security, science and environment.

Boise Cascade Company Announces Results of Tender Offer

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 9:16pm

Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade) (NYSE: BCC) announced today the results for its previously announced tender offer commenced on July 13, 2020 for any and all of its 5.625% Senior Notes due 2024 (the 2024 Notes).

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  • Boise Cascade Company (Boise Cascade) (NYSE: BCC) announced today the results for its previously announced tender offer commenced on July 13, 2020 for any and all of its 5.625% Senior Notes due 2024 (the 2024 Notes).
  • On July 27, 2020, the Company accepted for purchase all of the Tendered Notes validly tendered and delivered (and not validly withdrawn) in the Tender Offer at or prior to the Expiration Time.
  • The consideration paid under the Tender Offer was $1,032.50 per $1,000 principal amount of 2024 Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest, if any, up to, but not including, the Settlement Date.
  • Boise Cascade funded the Tender Offer Payment with proceeds from a concurrent $400 million offering of 4.875% Senior Notes due 2030, which closed on July 27, 2020.

Boise Cascade Company Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Webcast and Conference Call

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 10:00pm

Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC) will host a webcast and conference call to discuss 2020 second quarter earnings and its continued response to the COVID-19 situation on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 11 a.m. Eastern.

Key Points: 
  • Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC) will host a webcast and conference call to discuss 2020 second quarter earnings and its continued response to the COVID-19 situation on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 11 a.m. Eastern.
  • To participate in the conference call, dial 844-795-4410 and use passcode 3079863 (international callers should dial 661-378-9637).
  • To join the webcast, go to the Investor Relations section at www.bc.com and select the Event Calendar link.
  • The archived webcast will be available in the Investor Relations section of Boise Cascades website.