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Morning News: Two Idaho Insurers May Have To Issue Refunds, Micron Reports Losses

HHS Calls Insurance Rate Hike Requests in Idaho “Excessive” | Boise State Public Radio Health and Human Services says nine states, including Idaho, have companies asking for excessive health insurance rate hikes. (

Will Idaho Pull Blinds on Daylight Saving Time? Forget springing forward. Earlier this week, the Legislature printed a bill to exempt Idaho from observing daylight saving time. Will it pass? Not a chance. But bill sponsor Rep. Wendy Jaquet, D-Ketchum, hopes the legislation will help propel a national discussion on getting rid of the time change. (

Micron reports another loss but analysts are optimistic | In the past three quarters, sagging chip prices cost Micron Technology Inc. more than a half-billion dollars in losses. But no one seems discouraged. The future for the semiconductor industry is looking strong, analysts say (


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