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City appeals special use permit granted last month

After meeting with Chris Pratt of Green Gold Development and the Rowburys, the Aberdeen City Council appealed the special use permit granted to Green Gold Development last month. They added some phrases to the special use permit and then approved…

Great Rift Business Development Organization reorganizes board

The print edition of this story failed to recognize Aberdeen as a city that contributes to the Great Rift Business Development Organization. The Great Rift Business Development Organization, a local economic development nonprofit, recently reorganized its board leadership, said Kristen…

Blood drive in Aberdeen tomorrow

Critical call for type O blood donors Red Cross will be in Aberdeen Thursday, Aug. 2, from 1 to 6 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 149 West Central, LDS Aberdeen Church, for a blood drive.…

Tariffs, trade wars have effect on Power County

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Raised tariffs and trade wars between the United States and other countries are having their effects felt in Power County. A coalition of representatives from the offices of Sen. Jim Risch, Sen. Mike Crapo,…

Zoning change made for lots on Bingham Ave.

Aberdeen City Council members, at the meeting held Tuesday, July 10, approved a zoning change on several lots behind Ireland Bank and Health West, from highway commercial to industrial, to allow manufacturing on those lots. Those lots are on block…

Aberdeen school receives fresh fruit, vegetable grant

Aberdeen Elementary School was awarded a grant for $17,684.67 to receive fresh fruits and vegetables during the coming school year. They are among 121 schools across Idaho that received grants thanks to state-administrated grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture,…

Budget requests heard from Aberdeen school patrons

Aberdeen School District met in a public hearing on their upcoming school budget Wednesday, June 20, in the district boardroom. Following the budget hearing they held their regular school board meeting. Trustees present were Elaine Blik, Todd Lowder, Mike Shackelford,…