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Of mice and men: Mice and I don’t get along

Years ago I wrote a column in the form of a “Twas the Night Before Christmas” mode, after a mouse scampered up on the bed and chewed a hole in the stocking, enjoying a nice chocolate snack while we slept.…

Shamae Gneiting Lyon

Shamae Gneiting Lyon, 30, of Pocatello, ID, beloved mother, wife, daughter and sister returned to the loving arms of her Heavenly Father on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. She was born June 11, 1983 in Blackfoot, ID, the daughter of Daniel…

K. Lynn Norlen

Kathryn Lynn “K. Lynn” Norlen, 45, of American Falls succumbed to depression and alcoholism and ended her life on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at Massacre Rocks State Park. K. Lynn was born Kathryn Lynn Wetzel on Oct. 23, 1967 in…

Merrill Davis

Merrill Roy “Pete” Davis died on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at the age of 64. He was born Sept. 21, 1949 in American Falls, ID. He attended school in American Falls, graduated and then enlisted in the Army in March…

Kim Blaker

Kim Marie Severson Blaker passed away peacefully at home on Monday, Oct.14, 2013, in American Falls. She was born in Burley, ID, on Feb. 28, 1958. Her parents were Vard Severson and Lois Dyer Severson. Kim attended school in Burley…

Share the love, and respect, too

The last thing I do each morning before I leave the house is tell my wife I love her. I say it despite the fact she will soon be leaving to greet me again at the office we share with…

Power County Commission minutes for September

Published in The Power County Press Oct. 23, 2013. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in special joint session with the American Falls City Council on September 4th, 2013, at the American Falls City Hall.…

Shamae Gneiting Lyon

Shamae Gneiting Lyon, 30, daughter of Kathy and Danny Gneiting and wife of Loren Lyon, passed away in her sleep early Sunday morning, Oct. 20, 2013. A viewing will be held Friday, Oct. 25, at the Wilks Funeral Home, 211…

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70

Johnny Dell Nugent, 70, of Sterling, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at his home in Sterling, ID. He was born Nov. 19, 1942 in Sterling, ID, to Arnold Napoleon and Della Phillips Nugent. Johnny was the 12th of 14…

Outsource it all to India

I often questioned why my grades weren’t as high as I thought they should be in my school days many decades ago, but now I wonder no longer. It couldn’t have been the quality, quantity or accuracy of my work.…