Category: Power County Press

Is it black yet? More to come

Our City by American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia …More to follow. Is it black yet? As I got home this morning around 2:00 I stopped at Harrison and Fort Hall and looked north up Fort Hall. Not quite finished, the…

Lorenzo Gonzalez

Lorenzo Valenzuela Gonzalez, 51, passed away suddenly following a long battle with kidney and heart disease, returning to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Lorenzo was born on May 18, 1967 in Chihuahua, Mexico, to Josefina Valenzuela and…

Viola (Cris) Toews

Viola (Cris) E. Toews, 80, passed away peacefully in her sleep in American Falls, ID, on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. Cris was a thoughtful and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be remembered for the kindness she showed…

Picture: Early Christmas shopping

A moose wandered into downtown American Falls on Thursday, Oct. 18, perhaps looking for early Christmas bargains. With the help of American Falls police officers and Idaho Fish and Game officers, the moose was tranquilized and moved to a safer, but undisclosed location.

Concessionaires hope to join forces

Work progressing on making Willow Bay a tourist destination by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer A recreation company that recently started developing American Falls’ Willow Bay Marina wants to join forces with Tamby Gilley, who is the concessioner of the…

Rockland volleyball wins district tournament

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Rockland High School volleyball team beat Watersprings Christian to become the district champions on Thursday, Oct. 18. “I am so proud of how well the girls played Thursday night,” said coach Samantha Lowder.…

Is it black yet?

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Is it black yet? I ask because you will see it before I do. Paving on Fort Hall from Harrison to Highway 39 was scheduled to start this week. I am sure Street…

Esther Duncan (Eeepy)

  Esther Duncan (Eeepy), 74, went to be with her Lord, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 in Sun City West, AZ. She fought a courageous battle the last two years. She was a 1962 graduate of American Falls High School. Esther…

Sharon Lee Haynes

Sharon Lee Haynes, 73, of Rockland, ID, born May 26, 1945 in Joplin, MO, passed peacefully Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 at Portneuf Hospital, Pocatello, ID. Born to Rollie and Ruby Welch, she was a long-time resident of Joplin, MO, and…