Stories tagged: expansion
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 12:48 p.m.
NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly says December is the earliest the Board of Governors will vote on potential expansion to Seattle. In an interview with The Associated Press at the …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 1:29 p.m.
One of the world’s largest semiconductor companies is making a $3 billion investment in northern Virginia to expand its manufacturing facility and add 1,100 jobs.
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018, 1:14 a.m.
Last week during the All-Star festivities, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said the league is ready to expand again. Dave Nichols contemplates the possibilities.
Wed., July 4, 2018, 10 a.m.
Nampa GOP Rep. Christy Perry will co-chair the campaign for a November ballot initiative to expand Medicaid to cover thousands of Idahoans who now fall into a coverage gap.
Mon., July 2, 2018, noon
Idaho’s state Board of Correction, after much agonizing, voted unanimously Monday to move forward with plans for a $500 million prison expansion, including submitting the proposals to the governor for …
Tue., June 12, 2018, 10:18 a.m.
Idaho Milk Products has announced a $26M expansion in Jerome. Could this help the region’s oversupply of milk?
Idaho Milk Products says a $26 million expansion to its facility in Jerome will help the company grow its processing capacity by one-third.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 10:39 a.m.
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories of Pullman is expanding into the Midwest with plans to build a 100,000-square-foot facility for electric power research near Purdue University.
Thu., April 5, 2018, 12:40 p.m.
Agribusiness giant Syngenta is planning a $30 million expansion to its research and seed production facility in western Idaho.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
American manufacturers said they expanded in February at the fastest pace in nearly 14 years – gains driven in part by a jump in hiring.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 10:40 a.m.
On Wednesday, brothers Doug and Edward Hawkins Jr. were back at the site to celebrate Litehouse Inc.’s latest expansion. From humble beginnings, the company has grown into a business with …
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
In an ironic twist, the Trump administration’s embrace of work requirements for low-income people on Medicaid is prompting lawmakers in some conservative states to resurrect plans to expand health care …
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 8:47 a.m.
Seattle startup Usermind has again attracted the interest of prominent Silicon Valley investors, this time pulling in $23.5 million from several California firms that will help it expand overseas.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Sources say the Trump administration is moving to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans, including opening up federal waters off the coast of California for …
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 2:49 p.m.
U.S. officials said they misspoke when they recently announced their approval of a major coal mine expansion in Montana.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 2:22 p.m.
An Idaho Falls history and science museum will nearly double in size and plans to remain open year-round after an expansion project is completed in 2019.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 1:04 p.m.
The founder and CEO of Chobani has no regrets about moving his Greek yogurt company to south-central Idaho, a region embroiled in the national debate over refugee resettlement that spread …
Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 2 p.m.
The Washington State Convention Center has been pushing to expand – building a massive addition on land adjacent to its main facility in downtown Seattle.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 10:11 a.m.
Amazon has agreed to a big expansion in Seattle, less than a month after the e-commerce giant announced it was looking for a second headquarters in North America.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
A Mexico City borough president said officials from a previous administration ignored warnings that unauthorized construction work had damaged the structural integrity of a school that collapsed during a powerful …
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
The developers of a disputed natural gas pipeline on the U.S. East Coast are considering a major expansion of the project into South Carolina, according to remarks made by an …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Detoured traffic into Mexico from the busiest border crossing with the United States was unusually light Saturday as motorists heeded calls to avoid freeways during a weekend shutdown for southbound …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 7 p.m.
More than 80 miners could be laid off from a central Montana coal mine in coming months after environmentalists successfully sued to halt its expansion, according to mine owner Signal …
Thu., July 13, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
House Republicans and Democrats unveiled legislation Thursday that would provide the biggest expansion of college aid for military veterans in a decade, removing a 15-year time limit to tap into …
Thu., June 15, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Arlington National Cemetery is moving ahead with plans to expand by roughly 50,000 spaces, extending the cemetery’s life beyond 2050.
Sun., May 28, 2017
Most of the early Senate talk has centered on pre-existing conditions, deductibles and premiums. Improving coverage is important, but senators cannot ignore Medicaid.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
The U.S. economy expanded 1.9 percent between October and December, government data showed Friday morning, capping off a long period of tepid expansion under the Obama administration.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 8:11 a.m.
Hong Kong officials say they have signed an agreement for a $1.4 billion expansion of the southern Chinese city’s Disneyland theme park.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
The Big 12 Conference has decided against expansion from its current 10 members, according to two people familiar with the decision.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
The $5.25 billion expansion of the Panama Canal is scheduled to open Sunday, June 26, 2016.