Gem State


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Related to Gem State: Bluegrass State, Prairie State
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Noun1.Gem State - a state in the Rocky MountainsGem State - a state in the Rocky Mountains  
Yellowstone National Park - the first national park in the United States; located in the border area between Wyoming and Montana and Idaho; spectacular wilderness; famous for Old Faithful geyser and for buffalo and bears
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Boise, capital of Idaho - the capital and largest city of Idaho
Coeur d'Alene - a town in the northern panhandle of Idaho; popular resort area
Idaho Falls - a town in southeastern Idaho on the Snake River
Lewiston - a town in northwestern Idaho
Nampa - a town in southwestern Idaho
Pocatello - a university town in southeastern Idaho
Sun Valley - a winter sports resort in south central Idaho
Twin Falls - a town on the Snake River in south central Idaho near the Twin Falls
Coeur d'Alene Lake - a lake in northern Idaho
Salmon River, Salmon - a tributary of the Snake River in Idaho
Snake River, Snake - a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition
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Women entrepreneurs are key to the success of our state, driving much of the extraordinary economic growth Idaho has experienced over the last decade, and the Idaho Womens Business Center will equip female business leaders in the Gem State with the tools they need to start and grow their businesses, Risch said.
The Gem State might be tops on a lot of recent "best of" lists, and the latest U.S.
Taiwan and Idaho have a close trading relationship, with Taiwan being the gem state's second largest trading partner.
The Gem State passed it with more than 60 percent of the vote, the Cornhusker State with 53 percent.
Idaho Nickname: The Gem State Famous for: Movie My Own Private Idaho Pop: 1.6 million Elec/Coll votes: 4 Currently: Rep Chances of switching to: 0.6%
What's more, over the last 40 years, the Gem State's credit union membership has grown from 110,000 to 738,027.
Western Conference of the Evangelical Church Superintendent Steve Strutz noted, "Our denomination extends over several states and countries, but before now, one state glaringly missing in the church directory was the Gem State, with its 1.6 million residents.
The Texas senator was victorious in the Gem State with 45 percent of the vote, trouncing Trump by 17 points with nearly all precincts reporting.
The Gem State's request said that without a stay, state and county officials would have been required to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples at 10 a.m.
The straightforward dictionary transposal of Gem State is test game (Webster's Second).
The Gem State is one of the best-kept whitetail secrets in the United States.
My nomadic career closed with a final salute and I started fresh in the Gem State, neighbored by outdoorsman who would revive my dormant roots.