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North Wind Supports Idaho Falls Mayor’s Scholarship Program

Apr 25, 2013

North Wind is pleased to once again support the Mayor’s Scholarship Program. Idaho Falls Mayor Jared Fuhriman established the Mayor’s Scholarship Fund in 2006 to provide financial assistance to Idaho Falls students who plan to pursue their post-high school education. North Wind is a strong supporter of education and...

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North Wind Founder to Retire

Mar 21, 2013

Idaho Falls, ID – North Wind founder, Sylvia Medina, is retiring from the company at the end of the month. Medina founded North Wind Inc. in 1997 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Under her leadership, the company has grown to a group of companies that employs more than 300 scientific,...

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North Wind Solutions Wins DOE Contract

Mar 12, 2013

The Department of Energy (DOE) awarded a task order to North Wind Solutions, LLC of Idaho Falls, Idaho to provide technical support to the Office of Environmental Management. A time and materials task order will be issued from the master Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with a $1 million...

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North Wind Recognized by

Feb 20, 2013 ranked North Wind Inc. #6 on their annual list of the top 100 Native American Owned Businesses in the U.S. This ranking recognizes businesses for their “outstanding achievements in various diversity initiatives within their companies and communities.” is a leading multicultural business website.

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North Wind Joins 3rd Annual Small Business Saturday

Nov 21, 2012

The North Wind Group is supporting the third annual “Small Business Saturday” on November 24, 2012. Small Business Saturday is a day for dedicating a portion of holiday shopping to local, independently-owned small businesses. American Express, the founding sponsor of Small Business Saturday, created the national program in 2010...

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Better and Wetter

Oct 16, 2012

From the Shoshone News Press: New Wetlands built between Pinehurst, Smelterville by Kelsey Saintz, Staff Writer The West End Natural Infiltration Area took 7 years to permit, but just about 8 weeks to build. WENI is a new wetlands area that’s being constructed on 18 acres of state-owned land...

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Shoshone-Bannock TERO and North Wind Group Sign MOU

Aug 27, 2012

The Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Employee Rights Ordinance office (TERO) and the North Wind Group, a Native-owned family of companies based in southeast Idaho, have signed a memorandum of understanding to further workforce development collaborations. The memorandum promotes cooperation and coordination between North Wind and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes to increase training...

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North Wind Recognized Nationally

Aug 21, 2012

Engineering News Record (ENR) has once again named North Wind as a top environmental firm. North Wind was ranked at Number 88 this year in ENR’s annual list of the 200 Top Environmental Firms, up from Number 90 last year. This is the fourth consecutive year that North Wind...

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North Wind Construction Services Awarded Montana Mine Reclamation Contract

Aug 14, 2012

North Wind Construction Services LLC began work on a mine reclamation project outside Helena, Mont. in July. North Wind Construction Services is excavating and transporting contaminated soil and mine waste from the Lee Mountain Mine site and is performing non-vegetative reclamation of excavated and disturbed areas, dust suppression and...

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