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A.F. City Council swears in three new members

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls City Council opened the new year by swearing in three new council members in its meeting on Monday, Jan. 6. New council members Rebekah Sorensen, Lillie Wright and Jason Povey took…

Developer hopes to build homes in A.F.

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer A real estate developer, Crown Homes, would like to build around 100 to 150 homes in American Falls. The company has built half a dozen or so houses in American Falls already, and feels…

City can do little with abandoned buildings

  by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Some abandoned buildings in American Falls are being torn down, but some remain in limbo, said Jeff Nelson, building administrator for the city of American Falls. Specifically, no one knows what will happen…

Commissioners back away from support in FMC lawsuit

The Power County Commissioners decided against entering an amicus brief in a lawsuit between the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and FMC, which owned a phosphate plant in Power County for many years. An amicus brief gives courts information from entities who are…