Press/News Category Archives: Travel

Idaho Commerce Opens 2021 Application for the Idaho Regional Travel & Convention Grant Program

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov   Idaho Commerce Opens 2021 Application for the Idaho Regional Travel & Convention Grant Program BOISE, Idaho (February 12, 2021)—The Idaho Department of Commerce-Tourism Development is now accepting applications for the Idaho Regional Travel and Convention Grant Program for the 2021 grant

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Governor Little Appoints New Member to Idaho Travel Council

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce-Tourism Development 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Governor Little Appoints New Member to Idaho Travel Council Idaho Travel Council advises Idaho Commerce on tourism policy and grant awards BOISE, Idaho (January 25, 2021) — Governor Brad Little has appointed Jeffery Glissendorf to the Idaho Travel Council (ITC). He will

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Idaho Travel Council Announces January Meeting

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Idaho Travel Council Announces January Meeting BOISE, Idaho (January 19, 2021) —The Idaho Travel Council (ITC) will meet virtually on Tuesday, January 26, from 9:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. MT via the Webex platform. The Council will hear Idaho Commerce, Idaho Tourism, agency of record, and grant program

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Idaho Wild Rivers 2021 Grant Program Applications Open

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 Laurie.McConnell@tourism.idaho.gov  Idaho Commerce Opens Applications for the 2021 Idaho Wild Rivers Grant Program BOISE, Idaho (November 16, 2020) — Idaho Commerce is accepting applications for the Idaho Wild Rivers Grant Program for the 2021 grant cycle. Applications must be submitted via the Department’s online portal by 4:00

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Governor Little Seeks Applicants for Idaho Travel Council

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Governor Little Seeks Applicants for Idaho Travel Council BOISE, Idaho (November 10, 2020)—Governor Brad Little and the Idaho Department of Commerce are seeking applicants for the Idaho Travel Council. Council vacancies are open to residents of Region 5, which includes Bannock, Bingham, Bear Lake, Caribou, Franklin,

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Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism Presented to John May

NEWS RELEASE:  For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development 208-287-0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov   2020 Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism Presented to John May Boise, Idaho – Oct. 22, 2020 – John May was presented the 2020 Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award in Recreation and Tourism during the virtual Idaho Conference

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Idaho Travel Council Announces October Meeting 

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov Idaho Travel Council Announces October Meeting  BOISE, Idaho (October 16, 2020) —The Idaho Travel Council (ITC) will meet virtually on October 23, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. via the Zoom meeting platform. The Council will hear Commerce and Tourism program updates including room tax collections

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Idaho Travel Council Announces July Meeting & Grant Awards

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov   Idaho Travel Council Announces July Meeting and Grant Awards BOISE, Idaho (July 20, 2020) —The Idaho Travel Council (ITC) will meet Monday, July 27, 2020 from 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. MT and Tuesday, July 28, 2020 from 9:00 a.m-12:00 p.m. MT at the Springhill Suites Island Park-Yellowstone (4292

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Idaho Tourism to Host Statewide Regional Meetings, Idaho Travel Council Meeting in March

MEDIA ALERT Contact: Laurie McConnell Idaho Tourism 208.287.0781 laurie.mcconnell@tourism.idaho.gov  Idaho Tourism to Host Statewide Regional Meetings, Idaho Travel Council Meeting in March Tourism industry invited to learn more about Idaho Tourism programs and grants. BOISE, Idaho (March 2, 2020)—The Idaho Commerce – Tourism Development office will commence statewide meetings with each of Idaho’s seven designated travel

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