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Aerial images provide detailed county mapping

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Airplane flyovers last October and November by a software company called EagleView helped create detailed mapping now used by Power County. The airplanes used an array of five cameras to take pictures of buildings…

Hotel plan waits while investors sought

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Kristen Jensen, with the Great Rift Business Development Organization, is looking for investors for a possible hotel in American Falls. Cobblestone Hotels is a hotel chain that … Read the full story and more…

Chamber holiday raffle, festival coming Dec. 1

Tickets are available now at participating local businesses for the annual raffle put on by the Greater American Falls Area Chamber of Commerce. For every $25 spent at participating businesses, participants can enter a raffle that has plenty of prizes…

Veterans day pictures

Decorated Iraqi War veteran William Carter talks to the Power County Senior Center on Monday, Nov. 12, about how he came to be awarded the Silver Star during the invasion of Iraq in 2001. Veterans were honored in a variety of ways and places around American Falls that day.

The Aberdeen American Legion Hall has a new flag, that is old, flying in their main room. This is a 48 Star Flag. These flags were flown from July 4, 1912 to July 3, 1959, when additional states were added to the United States. The flag was found stored in the Aberdeen American Legion Hall and is now framed and will fly in the room permanently.