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Providing for a crowded planet

More people are living today than have died in all of humanity’s existence on earth. That’s a line I heard on a television show the other day and, as it turns out, it is far from the truth. Apparently that…

I’m too lazy to be famous

We live in America, where anyone with plenty of determination and talent can become rich and famous. Why they would want to do so is beyond me. I have enough problems as it is without having to worry about the…

Robert Lee Rizer II

Robert Lee Rizer II, 45, passed away at Portneuf Medical Center on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. Robert, better known as Bobby to his family, was born Oct. 5, 1967 to Robert Lee Rizer and Margaret Rizer in Columbus, OH. Bobby…

Circle of life

We all experience those circles of life, when there is a beginning, and an ending, that bring to the forefront of our thoughts our hopes and fears, happiness and sadness. It happened again for me about a month ago. My…

Ardeena Nalder Sasser

Ardeena Nalder Sasser of Pingree, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. She was 94 years old. Ardeena was born July 29, 1919, the daughter of Archie and Clara Webb Nalder. She grew up in Holbrook, ID, attending schools in…

Carl D. Nielsen

Carl D. Nielsen passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 at his home in Aberdeen, ID. Carl was born in Hyrum, UT, to Carl and Vera Obray Nielsen on Feb. 26, 1925. He joined one brother, Arthur, later two…

Beware of wolves in sheep’s clothing

Not being much of a hunter anymore, seasons come and go without much attention on my part, but with wolf hunting season opening this past week in areas throughout Idaho, it was interested to receive an email from a group…

Ruby Marie Anderson

Having lived a long and fulfilling life, our Heavenly Father has called our Mom, Ruby Marie Anderson, home to be reunited with her husband of 61 years, Earl Anderson; her son, Barry; daughters, Earline, Luana and Vickie; her sister Norma…

Learning morals through fairy tales

Kids say the darnedest things. Sometimes it’s like having a comedian constantly in your house for your own entertainment. Parents, on the other hand, must, according to international law, tell everyone they meet exactly what cute thing their kids are…

Raymond Gene Lowell Jr.

Raymond Gene Lowell Jr., 44, left this world Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. He leaves behind his mother Ruth Sparks. He enjoyed his best buddy “Bone-head” Andy; and five siblings, sisters Joyce Thompson and Juanita Graves from American Falls, sister Debra…