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A.F. council discusses junked cars

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer In its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 1, the city council discussed complaints citizens had against businesses who allow junk cars on their property. Police chief Brandon Wilkinson said the city had no ordinance restricting…

Great Rift Business Development Organization reorganizes board

The print edition of this story failed to recognize Aberdeen as a city that contributes to the Great Rift Business Development Organization. The Great Rift Business Development Organization, a local economic development nonprofit, recently reorganized its board leadership, said Kristen…

ITD lists options on busy intersection

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The Idaho Transportation Department returned to American Falls on Tuesday, July 17, to talk again about the intersection of Pocatello Avenue and the Highway 39 bypass. At two different sessions that day, ITD presented…

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…