Category: Aberdeen Times

Watch out Idaho, here comes money

Letter to the editor To the editor, The 2018 Idaho governor’s race suggests a paraphrase of the famous first line of the “Communist Manifesto”: “Progressives of the world, unite! You have nothing to lose but Idaho’s chains!” The governor’s race…

Madison Leigh Dean

Madison Leigh Dean Our beautiful Madison Leigh Dean passed away on Thursday, Aug. 9, in American Falls, ID, as the result of a tragic accident. She was born May 24, 1996 in Arlington, TX, and at the age of two…

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…

Donald Henry Giesbrecht

Donald Henry Giesbrecht, 86, of American Falls, ID, went to sleep Saturday night and woke up “face-to-face with Christ his Savior” Sunday morning, July 29, 2018. Born Dec. 31, 1931, he was the oldest son of the late Henry and…

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.…

Merlon Phillips

Merlon Phillips, 83, husband of Fern Elaine Phillips, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018 in Blackfoot, ID. Services were held Friday, July 27, at 2 p.m. at Colonial Funeral Home, 2005 S. 4th Ave., Pocatello, with a viewing for…

Dan Wray Hegsted

July 21, 1934 to July 26, 2018 Dan Wray Hegsted was born as the third of five children to Alton and Ida (Gilson) Hegsted on July 21, 1934 in Sugar City, ID. He was fortunate to grow up near grandparents,…

Donald Henry Giesbrecht

Donald Henry Giesbrecht went to be with his Lord and Savior in the early hours of Sunday, July 29. He was 86. We are deeply grateful for the quick and compassionate efforts of the Power County EMTs and first responders.…