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Top GOP official badly injured in Idaho Falls plane crash

Damond Watkins, one of three Idahoans on the Republican National Committee and vice president of corporate relations at Melaleuca, suffered a broken back when a King Air he was traveling in crash-landed about a mile south of the Idaho Falls

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Melaleuca’s VanderSloot: Establish a ‘path to citizenship’

Melaleuca CEO Frank VanderSloot of Idaho Falls is among more than 100 Republican business leaders who wrote Republican members of Congress last week urging them to pass immigration reform and calling the current system “broken.” The executives set three conditions:

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Otter’s Idaho-Asia trade mission report card: We did good!

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter says sales numbers aren’t yet available but “significant progress” was made on his trade mission to South Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam. Among the successes was a memorandum of understanding signed by Department of Commerce Director Jeff

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