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2018 ‘Prospering Business’ workshop offers ideas, inspiration
Oct 20

How can North Idaho recruit and keep a prospering workforce if their employees simply can't find affordable housing?

At a time when historically low unemployment means many area companies must vie for workers, what are some of the bigger labor issues employers must face?


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A changing of the guard at helm of Bonner County EDC
Oct 30

By Mary Malone

OCT 30, 2018 — As executive director of the Bonner County Economic Development Corporation, Paul Kusche said his most proud accomplishment is the “What’s Happening Up North” collaborative workshop.

The fourth annual summit...

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What’s Happening Up North: Prospering Business workshop

Fourth annual economic conference for Bonner and Boundary counties, hosted by Bonner County EDC. The day features more than a dozen speakers from businesses and agencies, panel discussions and interactive sessions with attendees. Free, but advance...

Sandpoint Chamber General Membership Luncheon

All businesses welcome to the monthly Chamber membership meeting, held the second Thursday of each month. An RSVP is requested; register at

Industry Profiles
L3M, Inc. invests in Bonner County campus

L3M, LLC, is a group of investors in the Bonner County area who purchased the 12-acre, 220,000-square-foot former Coldwater Creek campus at 130 McGhee Road in Kootenai. The campus consists of three buildings. One is currently leased by Thorne Research, a local dietary supplement manufacturer. The second is a 3,600-square-foot building known as the...

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Sandpoint Technology Center
Sandpoint Technology Center supports innovation, creativity

Comprised of three structures totaling 220,000 square feet in a park-like setting, the Sandpoint Technology Center represents the best commercial real estate available for lease in Bonner County. It provides ample room to fit any growing technology company, with 358 parking spaces and an additional 200 available across the street.

The main...

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