Category: Press Opinion

Time of year we are all expanding

Legislative Update by Sen. Randy Armstrong This is the time of year when everyone gains weight. If you don’t own a belt with extra holes, you are going to be in trouble. Everyone and everything seems to be expanding. In…

Chamber thanks for Christmas celebration

To the editor, Merry Christmas to our Awesome Community! “It’s just not Christmas in American Falls until we see the live nativity at our city park.” This and other holiday sentiments were expressed at our recent Chamber of Commerce sponsored…

Crapo’s vote kills Yemen children

To the editor, I was reading in Newsweek just this morning that Senator Crapo had voted against a resolution in congress that would end military support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen. Now, these are the Saudi Arabian folks that…

Is it black yet? More to come

Our City by American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia …More to follow. Is it black yet? As I got home this morning around 2:00 I stopped at Harrison and Fort Hall and looked north up Fort Hall. Not quite finished, the…

Is it black yet?

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Is it black yet? I ask because you will see it before I do. Paving on Fort Hall from Harrison to Highway 39 was scheduled to start this week. I am sure Street…

Tailgate, rivalry was cool

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia I was at the Idaho State versus Idaho tailgate and game last Saturday and in light of what happened in our nation’s capital it was pretty cool. It was nice to see the…