Category: Power County Press

Edward George Jensen

Dec. 19, 1929 – Aug. 25, 2018 Edward George Jensen, age 88, of Pocatello, ID, passed away following an illness at his home surrounded by his family on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018. George was born Dec. 19, 1929 in Rexburg,…

A.F. council talks youth center, dog park

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Bob Schreiber, with the Gerald Fehringer Youth Center, appeared before the American Falls City Council in its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 15, to thank the city for its continued support of the center. The…

Avoid GMO foods at all cost

Letters to the editor To the editor, Caution: Caution! Caution! Caution! National NEWS Aug. 10, 2018 NBC with Lester Holt: A jury awarded $289 million to a Mr. Johnson, dying from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma he got as a school groundskeeper due…

Dennis Clinger Smith

Dennis Clinger Smith was born Jan. 26, 1946 to Thomas William Smith Jr. and Mildred Clinger. Dennis had two siblings, Jim Smith and Vivian Smith Little. His early years were spent farming west of Idaho Falls. After graduating high school,…

Bill Blakely

Death notice William F. (Bill) Blakely passed away Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. He was born in Butte, MT, then worked as a deputy sheriff for 25 years in California. When he retired he moved to American Falls, ID. Condolences and…

Jake Frank

Jake Frank, 64, of American Falls, ID, passed away on Friday, Aug. 17, after a courageous fight for his life. A Colorado native, Jake was the ninth child out of 10 born to the late Eva and Jacob Frank of…

Edwin Bennett Alston

Edwin Alston passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018 in Mesa, AZ, from a stroke. He was born to Alvin and Rebecca Alston in Alamosa, CO, on Nov. 3, 1921. At the age of four years old, his family moved…

Robert (Bob) Jackson

Robert (Bob) L. Jackson, 88, passed away the morning of Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at Portneuf Regional Medical Center from complications of pneumonia. Bob was born Dec. 7, 1929, in Oakland, CA, to Florence and Harold Jackson. He had an…

Construction going as planned for A.F.Intermediate School

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer “Everything is going as planned,” said Randy Jensen, American Falls superintendent, about the construction of the new American Falls Intermediate School. Construction is on schedule and on budget, Jensen said. Walls are going up…