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Pocatello

(pōkətĕl`ō), city (1990 pop. 46,080), seat of Bannock co., SE Idaho, between mountains on the Portneuf River near its junction with the Snake (there dammed to form the American Falls Reservoir); inc. 1889. A railroad center since 1882, Pocatello is a major shipping and processing point for a livestock and farm area. It has an important mining industry (large phosphate deposits are nearby) and plants that manufacture electronic equipment, chemicals, and metal products. Tourism is significant; excellent skiing and water sport facilities are in the area. Pocatello is the seat of Idaho State Univ. and the headquarters for Caribou National Forest. Fort Hall reservation with its irrigation project is to the northwest; the site of Fort Hall (1834) is on the nearby Snake River.
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Allen said, Through Delta Airlines and its global partners, SkyWest connects Pocatello to almost 700 destinations in 116 countries.
The Pocatello location will be the retailer's second store in the state of Idaho and their 450th nationwide.
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The city of Pocatello is proud to be among the first places in the US to offer WiMAX high speed Internet service," stated Mayor Chase.
at Honda of Pocatello where local Lithia General Managers, Dave Cooper and Dave Heiter, will present school superintendent, Mary Vagner with a check for $16,005.
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9 GHz public safety broadband wireless network to deliver mission critical emergency communications to police, fire and EMS personnel in Pocatello and surrounding areas.
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has awarded Honda of Pocatello the 2006 Honda President's Award.