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Margaret L. Hartley

1915 – 2013 Margaret L. (Hardwick) Hartley was born on Jan. 30, 1915 in Los Angeles, CA, to William N. and Alberta Hardwick. In 1916, when Margaret was one and a half, the family moved back to Idaho. They settled…

John Henry Wonderly

John Henry Wonderly, 95, died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his home in Nampa, ID. John was born Oct. 20, 1917, to John David and Clara Willis Wonderly in Centralia, WA. John is survived by his two children: Kristine (Barry)…

Edwin Conrad Beitz

ROCKLAND – Edwin Conrad Beitz of Rockland, ID, passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home in Rockland. Edwin was born April 24, 1922, in Loveland, CO, to Ralph and Louise Schafer Beitz. He was raised and went…

Margaret “Toots” Simms Allen

Margaret “Toots” Simms Allen, 91, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Highland Hills Care Center in Pocatello, ID. Margaret was born Jan. 4, 1922 to Charles and Ethel Simms in American Falls. The family moved to Roy, ID, when…

A little happiness goes a long way

Ever wonder what goes through one-year-olds’ minds? Now I know. Spurred on by her sisters, our one-year-old has started talking up a storm. She has spoken more completely and sooner than her sisters. Sure, her sentences are only one word…

Gustav Erwin (Ike) Becker

On May 5, 2013 in Bellevue, WA, Gustav Erwin Becker (age 94 1/2), known all his life as “Ike”, passed from this mortal life to return to his Heavenly Father and his Savior Jesus Christ, and to reunite with his…

City releases drinking water quality report

Published in The Power County Press June 19, 2013. 2012 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report: The Water We Drink Marc G. Beitia, Mayor City of American Falls – 550 N. Oregon Trail – American Falls, Idaho 83211 -226-2569 We’re delighted…

Helen Elaine Hagar

1932-2013 Helen Elaine Hagar, 81, of Boise passed away at home on June 13, 2013. Helen was born in McPherson, KS, to Otis Carl and Johanna Roseberg. She grew up in American Falls, ID, graduated from American Falls High School…

Power County Commission minutes for May

  Published in The Power County Press June 19, 2013. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, May 13th, 2013. Present were Commissioners Vicki Meadows, Chairman, Ron Funk and Delane Anderson.…