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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…

AFHS Spring Showcase on Tuesday, May 15

Band and choir students from American Falls High School and  William Thomas Middle School will present the “Spring Showcase” on Tuesday, May 15, at 7 p.m. in the AFHS Auditorium. The AFHS Art Department students’ art gallery will be displayed in the commons…

Students plan city-wide cleanup on May 23

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Student leaders at American Falls High School want to resurrect “Community Pride Day,” a day where students come to beautify downtown American Falls. American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia, also a teacher at the school,…

Tanner Morris is 2018 Power County Junior Miss

At the conclusion of the Power County Junior Miss Program Saturday, April 7, Tanner Morris was announced as the 2018 Power County Junior Miss. Morris received a $1,000 scholarship. Taylor Smith took third runner-up for Junior Miss with a $700…