Category: Press Top News

American Falls considers annexation

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The city of American Falls is investigating annexing several portions currently outside of the city. Annexation will increase the tax base of the city, and help solve some of the city’s financial needs, said…

A.F. School District passes bigger budget

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls School District passed a bigger budget on Monday, June 25, in its regular school board meeting. The bigger budget reflects state money earmarked to go to… Read the full story and…

Museum stays put, after talk of moving

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The age of the members of the Power County Historical Society and a lack of open spaces means the Power County Museum is remaining where it is. The Power County commissioners had an idea to…

Hospital construction begins in earnest

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Construction will increase around the Power County Hospital this week, as large excavation equipment comes in to make way for the expansion and renovation of the hospital. The renovation started in January, but so…

Firefighters ask for newer equipment

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Budgeting dominated the American Falls City Council meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 16, as the council grappled, not only with setting up dates to create the budget for next year, but just how to pay…