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Statesman: Simplot family, charity buy State buildings at auction

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Seven commercial properties owned by the State of Idaho through the Idaho Land Board were disposed of at auction last week.  

The Idaho Statesman reports two of the Downtown Boise properties went to a group involving the Simplot family, while two more went to a California charity. 

 The Garro building on Jefferson street was one of the properties sold. Phot via TOK flyer.  
The Garro building on Jefferson street was one of the properties sold. Phot via TOK flyer.  
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Don is the founder and editor of BoiseDev. He is a National Edward R. Murrow Award winner and a Stanford University John S. Knight Fellow.

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