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KXLY-TV Spokane
Competition helps bring out best in local high school, college entrepreneursStarting a business can be a scary proposition, but a local competition geared
Competition helps bring out best in local high school, college entrepreneurs
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 hours ago
Starting a business can be a scary proposition, but a local competition geared toward high school and college students may be just the thing to take that great idea and put it into action. Have you ever had an idea, a really good idea that you knew... Read more
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Daily Mirror
NASA reveals one disappointing fact about the stunning rings of SaturnFor centuries, Saturn has been playing tricks on us, and it now turns out its r
NASA reveals one disappointing fact about the stunning rings of Saturn
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
For centuries, Saturn has been playing tricks on us, and it now turns out its rings are not quite so spectacular. The NASA space agency has just released an image it says shows the planet has been creating an optical illusion. Viewed from... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Vandal grad creates Taco Bell Super Bowl adMOSCOW, Idaho – Remember that Super Bowl ad Sunday that showed off Taco Bell’s
Vandal grad creates Taco Bell Super Bowl ad
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho – Remember that Super Bowl ad Sunday that showed off Taco Bell’s quesalupa? It turns out the commercial was created by a man who graduated from the University of Idaho. Brett Craig is the Executive Creative Director at an ad agency in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
New research center for University of IdahoMOSCOW, Idaho -- The University of Idaho is adding it first new academic buildi
New research center for University of Idaho
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho -- The University of Idaho is adding it first new academic building in 15 years to the Moscow campus. The Integrated Research and Innovation Center will be a space where both faculty and students can have access to labs and space for... Read more
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New Kerala
The magic trick of Saturn's ringsLondon, Feb 8 : According to a recent study, Saturn's rings have been playing t
The magic trick of Saturn's rings
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
London, Feb 8 : According to a recent study, Saturn's rings have been playing tricks on us by creating an optical illusion. Experts have analyzed the mass of Saturn's rings and found that they are thinner than anticipated, the Mirror... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ajit Balakrishnan: The return of the activist stateThe middle class' long push to force the state to retreat from the economy may
Ajit Balakrishnan: The return of the activist state
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
The middle class' long push to force the state to retreat from the economy may be reversingThe middle class' long push to force the state to retreat from the economy may be reversingThere is probably... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Twin Falls BLM Office on Edge in Shadow of Eastern Oregon OccupationFor the second time in recent weeks, the Bureau of Land Management restricted p
Twin Falls BLM Office on Edge in Shadow of Eastern Oregon Occupation
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
For the second time in recent weeks, the Bureau of Land Management restricted public access to its Twin Falls District office to avoid a repeat of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge occupation, which began Jan. 2 and boiled over when 12 of the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Tigers' Sunday best adds to special dayTyrone Shorter sets the tone in every way for the Noxubee County High School fo
Tigers' Sunday best adds to special day
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Tyrone Shorter sets the tone in every way for the Noxubee County High School football team. Whether it's his desire to keep the program's field house spotless or his edict that his players wear a buttoned-down shirt, a tie, and a blazer on Fridays... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
U of I starts construction on new academic buildingMOSCOW, Idaho – Construction is underway on a new building at the University of
U of I starts construction on new academic building
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho – Construction is underway on a new building at the University of Idaho. The Integrated Research and Innovation Center will be the first new academic building on campus in the past 15 years. "This has been something that the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Planned Parenthod Reopens Palouse Facility in Shadow of ArsonThe FBI was called in to investigate the arson but, to date, no suspect or susp
Planned Parenthod Reopens Palouse Facility in Shadow of Arson
Boise Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
The FBI was called in to investigate the arson but, to date, no suspect or suspects have been identified. Law enforcement have since said security cameras caught an arsonist tossing a firebomb at the building, but no one has been charged with the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
25 cities that’ll give you the best wedding possible2016 is going to be a costly year for couples getting married. Of course, that
25 cities that’ll give you the best wedding possible
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
2016 is going to be a costly year for couples getting married. Of course, that depends where and when you have your wedding. A new report from the Thumbtack Journal, a wedding advice website, found that couples will spend 20 percent more on wedding... Read more
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Deseret News
Former Ute Luther Elliss is making an impact as Broncos' team chaplainSANTA CLARA, Calif. – For a couple of years, former University of Utah All-Amer
Former Ute Luther Elliss is making an impact as Broncos' team chaplain
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – For a couple of years, former University of Utah All-American Luther Elliss could be found helping the football team at his alma mater where he thought perhaps coaching might be in his future. He was living in Salt Lake with... Read more
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Everett Herald
Mariner High trio commitPublished: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 3:04 p.m. Mariner senior swimmer Bria
Mariner High trio commit
Everett Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 3:04 p.m. Mariner senior swimmer Brianna Lucien has committed to swim at the University of Idaho. Along with Lucien, Mariner football player Brinder Kaile committed to York University... Read more
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redOrbit
Saturn's rings may not be as dense as they appearFebruary 3, 2016Saturn’s rings may not be as dense as they appear by Brett Smi
Saturn's rings may not be as dense as they appear
redOrbit / Posted 7 days ago
February 3, 2016Saturn’s rings may not be as dense as they appear by Brett Smith Typically, when we look at something that is clear, we expect that it contains less matter than an object that is opaque, but a new study using data from NASA's... Read more
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Everett Herald
Archbishop Murphy's Shiloh Keo rides Twitter to Super BowlPublished: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 11:10 a.m. By now this is an old stor
Archbishop Murphy's Shiloh Keo rides Twitter to Super Bowl
Everett Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Published: Thursday, February 4, 2016, 11:10 a.m. By now this is an old story, but it's a good one. So in case you missed it ... Archbishop Murphy High School graduate Shiloh Keo is headed... Read more
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KIVI Boise
National Signing Day for IdahoEagle High School Signing Day: Josh Gliege—Texas A&M--golf Connor Armstrong—M
National Signing Day for Idaho
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 days ago
Eagle High School Signing Day: Josh Gliege—Texas A&M--golf Connor Armstrong—Monmouth College—lacrosse Justin Walker—University of Idaho—football Martha Tooley—College of Idaho—softball Bradie Fillmore—University of California,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
#HSS2Night: 2016 National Signing DaySPOKANE, Wash. – It is that time of the year once again. The time where high sc
#HSS2Night: 2016 National Signing Day
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – It is that time of the year once again. The time where high school athletes across the Inland Northwest take that next step towards the rest of their lives. Wednesday marked National Signing Day for future college athletes across... Read more
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EarthSky
Saturn ring density is an illusionSaturn and its rings, via the orbiting Cassini spacecraft. Saturn’s rings look
Saturn ring density is an illusion
EarthSky / Posted 8 days ago
Saturn and its rings, via the orbiting Cassini spacecraft. Saturn’s rings look solid through telescopes and for, hundreds of years, many thought they were solid. But the solidity of Saturn’s rings turned out to be an illusion, and, since spacecraft... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Optical illusion' has tricked us about size of Saturn's ringsThe 'optical illusion' on Saturn that tricked astronomers for years: Opaque rin
'Optical illusion' has tricked us about size of Saturn's rings
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
The 'optical illusion' on Saturn that tricked astronomers for years: Opaque rings may not contain the most material despite how bright they appear Researchers 'weighed' the central parts of Saturn's most massive ring Showed opaque areas in the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers weigh the central parts of Saturn's most massive ring for the first timeSaturn's B ring is the most opaque of the main rings, appearing almost black in
Researchers weigh the central parts of Saturn's most massive ring for the first time
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Saturn's B ring is the most opaque of the main rings, appearing almost black in this Cassini image taken from the unlit side of the ringplane. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute It seems intuitive that an opaque material should contain... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers: The US must address the 'wicked problem' of wildfireThe United States must make preparing for and adapting to wildfire a top nation
Researchers: The US must address the 'wicked problem' of wildfire
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
The United States must make preparing for and adapting to wildfire a top national priority, says a team of University of Idaho researchers and their international partners in a paper published today in the journal BioScience. The researchers issued... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Report: "wicked" wildfires should be a priorityMOSCOW, ID - The United States must make preparing for wildfires a top national
Report: "wicked" wildfires should be a priority
KIVI Boise / Posted 9 days ago
MOSCOW, ID - The United States must make preparing for wildfires a top national priority, says a team of University of Idaho researchers and their international partners in a paper published Tuesday in the journal BioScience. The researchers issued... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Robots showcased at Idaho StatehouseBOISE, Idaho - Bright minds and robots took over the Idaho Statehouse as award
Robots showcased at Idaho Statehouse
KIVI Boise / Posted 13 days ago
BOISE, Idaho - Bright minds and robots took over the Idaho Statehouse as award winning STEM projects were showcased to lawmakers and visitors. One robot on display was from a group of students out of Caldwell that will compete in a state-wide... Read more
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Market Watch
How to get your very own Super Bowl ringA Super Bowl ring belonging to a winner of the first-ever Super Bowl is up for
How to get your very own Super Bowl ring
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
A Super Bowl ring belonging to a winner of the first-ever Super Bowl is up for auction, with the auction house saying it could end up selling for more than $100,000. Heritage Auctions This ring was won by Jerry Kramer, an offensive guard on the... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Obituary, Ned Pence, 78 Ned Pence, 78, passed away January 15, 2016 peacefully at home. Ned was born
Obituary, Ned Pence, 78
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 14 days ago
Ned Pence, 78, passed away January 15, 2016 peacefully at home. Ned was born on July 21, 1937. He grew up in Mackay, Idaho, with his parents and four brothers. In 1955 he left Mackay to attend the College of Forestry at the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Former NRA President, University of Idaho Law Professor Spar on Second Amendment at ConcordiaFormer National Rifle Association President Sandra Froman speaking at Concordia
Former NRA President, University of Idaho Law Professor Spar on Second Amendment at Concordia
Boise Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
Former National Rifle Association President Sandra Froman speaking at Concordia University School of Law. University of Idaho College of Law Professor Shaakirrah Sanders.Though heavy on legal terms, the debate focused on a key issue that has spurred... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
University of Idaho to close Caldwell veterinary centerThe University of Idaho is closing the Caine Veterinary Teaching Center near Ca
University of Idaho to close Caldwell veterinary center
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
The University of Idaho is closing the Caine Veterinary Teaching Center near Caldwell. University officials announced the closure Wednesday, saying it is part of an overall shift in approach for educating veterinary students. The school has moved... Read more
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Boise Weekly
来自中国,用金钱 (From China, With Money)The University of Idaho, like every other public education institution, stands
来自中国,用金钱 (From China, With Money)
Boise Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
The University of Idaho, like every other public education institution, stands hat-in-hand before the Idaho Legislature each year in hopes of securing adequate funding. In 2015, the U of I had to discontinue 19 separate degree options, including... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Censorship and SensibilityThe lawsuit filed Jan. 20 by Meridian Cinemas against Idaho State Police is abo
Censorship and Sensibility
Boise Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
The lawsuit filed Jan. 20 by Meridian Cinemas against Idaho State Police is about much more than Fifty Shades of Grey. It asks the U.S. District Court to weigh in on a particular form of sex censorship, with ISP's Alcohol Beverage Control being the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Sumo champ says Ore. occupation can be settled with 'a bout'BURNS, Ore. -- As the standoff at the wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon continu
Sumo champ says Ore. occupation can be settled with 'a bout'
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
BURNS, Ore. -- As the standoff at the wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon continues, one of the protesters has suggested using his sumo wrestling skills to settle the matter. Kelly Gneiting, who kiddingly describes himself as the “big brother” of New... Read more
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The Columbian
Researchers in Idaho say drones can help to detect potato diseasesPOCATELLO, Idaho — Researchers in Idaho have found a way to use drones to detec
Researchers in Idaho say drones can help to detect potato diseases
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
POCATELLO, Idaho — Researchers in Idaho have found a way to use drones to detect diseased potato plants. Led by Idaho State University assistant geosciences professor Donna Delparte, researchers mounted high-tech cameras on drones and flew them 60... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseasesPOCATELLO - POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) -- An Idaho State University research project
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseases
KIVI Boise / Posted 17 days ago
POCATELLO - POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) -- An Idaho State University research project was able to detect crop diseases in potato fields early and accurately using drones. The Capital Press reports that researchers led by assistant geosciences professor... Read more
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KIVI Boise
BSU president asks for equality in state fundingBOISE, Idaho - Boise State President Dr. Bob Kustra stood before JFAC Monday mo
BSU president asks for equality in state funding
KIVI Boise / Posted 17 days ago
BOISE, Idaho - Boise State President Dr. Bob Kustra stood before JFAC Monday morning to present the university's accomplishments and again ask for equitable funding compared to other state universities. It's a new year, but a similar message from... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseases | News - Home POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho State University research pr
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseases
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
| News - Home POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho State University research project was able to detect crop diseases in potato fields early and... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseasesPOCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho State University research project was able to
Researchers say drones help detect potato diseases
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 17 days ago
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho State University research project was able to detect crop diseases in potato fields early and accurately using drones. The Capital Press reports (http://bit.ly/1VkO86v ) that researchers led by assistant geosciences... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sarah Palin Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee
Sarah Palin Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 20 days ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin. Personal: Birth date: February 11, 1964 Birth place: Sandpoint, Idaho Birth name: Sarah Louise Heath Father: Charles Heath, a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Pullman-Moscow Airport adds $17.4M to local economyJan. 21--Preliminary figures from a report about the economic impact of the Pul
Pullman-Moscow Airport adds $17.4M to local economy
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
Jan. 21--Preliminary figures from a report about the economic impact of the Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport indicate the facility provides the region with 300 jobs, adds $17.4 million in gross regional product and $2.7 million in state and local tax... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Rocky Hires Former Carroll Player as 17th Football Head CoachAfter receiving a unanimous recommendation from Rocky Mountain College Director
Rocky Hires Former Carroll Player as 17th Football Head Coach
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 21 days ago
After receiving a unanimous recommendation from Rocky Mountain College Director of Athletics Bruce Parker and the search committee, President Bob Wilmouth officially approved today the hiring of Jason Petrino to become the Battlin’ Bears’ 17th head... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Rep. Dan RudolphDan Rudolph straddles borders as much as he straddles the aisles of the Idaho L
Rep. Dan Rudolph
Boise Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
Dan Rudolph straddles borders as much as he straddles the aisles of the Idaho Legislature. Representing Idaho's 6th legislative district—perhaps the most moderate of the Gem State's political divides—Rudolph is accountable to constituents in... Read more
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Science Daily
Scientists detect deep carbon emissions associated with continental rifting: First of its kind study quantifies deep carbon emissionsCarbon dioxide (CO2) from Earth's interior is thought to be released into the a
Scientists detect deep carbon emissions associated with continental rifting: First of its kind study quantifies deep carbon emissions
Science Daily / Posted 23 days ago
Carbon dioxide (CO2) from Earth's interior is thought to be released into the atmosphere mostly via degassing from active volcanoes. CO2 can also escape along faults away from active volcanic centers. However, such tectonic degassing is poorly... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists detect deep carbon emissions associated with continental riftingLake Magadi, an alkaline lake that contans soda, is located in southern Kenya.
Scientists detect deep carbon emissions associated with continental rifting
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
Lake Magadi, an alkaline lake that contans soda, is located in southern Kenya. Scientists at the University of New Mexico conducted research to effectively study carbon emissions through fault systems in the East African Rift (EAR) in an effort to... Read more
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Science Daily
Bear's best friends: Detection dogs help map out bear habitat in Greater YellowstoneThe method, according to the authors, offers an effective, non-invasive approac
Bear's best friends: Detection dogs help map out bear habitat in Greater Yellowstone
Science Daily / Posted 27 days ago
The method, according to the authors, offers an effective, non-invasive approach to the collection of data that could play a vital role in the further recovery of grizzly bears during the coming decades. "The use of detection dogs allowed us to... Read more
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Newswise
Bear’s Best Friends Detection dogs help map out bear habitat in Greater Yellowstone Available for
Bear’s Best Friends
Newswise / Posted 28 days ago
Detection dogs help map out bear habitat in Greater Yellowstone Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsWestern North American Naturalist Newswise — A recently released study from WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society)... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
First aboriginal woman appointed as dean of Canadian law schoolA northern Ontario university says the new dean of its law school will be the f
First aboriginal woman appointed as dean of Canadian law school
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
A northern Ontario university says the new dean of its law school will be the first aboriginal woman to hold that position in Canada. Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ont., has appointed Angelique EagleWoman to lead the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Yellowstone, other national parks urged to reconsider wireless upgradesA plan that could boost cellular services at national parks in the American Wes
Yellowstone, other national parks urged to reconsider wireless upgrades
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
A plan that could boost cellular services at national parks in the American West such as Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon is pitting purists against pragmatists in a debate about digital access in places prized for their solitude. This week the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
College student health insurance rates higher than surrounding statesCollege tuition climbs every year and there's another expense that can be inclu
College student health insurance rates higher than surrounding states
KECI Missoula / Posted a month ago
College tuition climbs every year and there's another expense that can be included in the cost that can raise the price by quite a lot; health insurance. When heading off to college, many students might not think about their health, but one thing... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Gregorak excited for opportunity at MSUCoaching changes are inevitable in college football, but going from the Grizzli
Gregorak excited for opportunity at MSU
KECI Missoula / Posted 1 months ago
Coaching changes are inevitable in college football, but going from the Grizzlies to the Bobcats is certainly an unusual move. After 12 successful years as a defensive coach for the University of Montana, Ty Gregorak is retiring his maroon and silver... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step downProvided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robe
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step down
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 1 months ago
Provided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert L. Duncan announced today (Friday, Jan. 8, 2016) that Texas Tech University President M. Duane Nellis has decided to step down effective Jan. 22. “I appreciate Dr.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step downProvided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robe
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step down
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 1 months ago
Provided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert L. Duncan announced today (Friday, Jan. 8, 2016) that Texas Tech University President M. Duane Nellis has decided to step down effective Jan. 22. “I appreciate Dr.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step downProvided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robe
Texas Tech President M. Duane Nellis announces decision to step down
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
Provided by Texas Tech University Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert L. Duncan announced today (Friday, Jan. 8, 2016) that Texas Tech University President M. Duane Nellis has decided to step down effective Jan. 22. “I appreciate Dr.... Read more
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