Category Archives: Murtaugh

Murtaugh Named One of Idaho’s Top Tiny Towns

Check out this article on local radio station, KEZJ and watch the YouTube video about Murtaugh Lake and its history. What exactly is considered a tiny town? According to Only In Your State website, your population has to be 200 … Continue reading

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STOREMAGEDDON: THE END OF RETAIL AS WE KNOW IT – Place Dynamics White Paper

Today’s post is an interesting article on the decline of franchise retail and a possible resurgence of “mom and pop shops”.   Credit: Michael Stumpf, AICP, CEcD – Principal, Place Dynamics LLC Definition of “Mom and Pop Shops”: Unlike franchises and large corporations, … Continue reading

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Murtaugh ID Has a New Elementary School

New possibilities for Murtaugh, Idaho! New Elementary School brings promise to this small community. Continue reading

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Main Street LLC: Put Your Money Where Your House Is

Original post:  Orton Family Foundation Is your downtown succumbing to vacant and decaying historic buildings?  Gain new insights from this recorded webinar into a longstanding challenge for towns and small cities – getting the ball rolling to overcome vacancy and … Continue reading

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Around Idaho: July Economic Activity from Idaho Dept of Labor

From Idaho Department of Labor Blog:  Around Idaho: July Economic Activity.  

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Greetings Southern Idaho Rural Communities!

We want to welcome you to our new webblog and hope you will find it as valuable as we intend it to be.  Our goal for this blog is to provide the small rural communities we serve in Gooding, Lincoln … Continue reading

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