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Stormwater forces sewage into homes

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer For the third year in a row, a major rainstorm has caused headaches for American Falls residents. This year, in addition to flooding in parts of the city, the rain caused sewage to seep…

Keep Memorial Day spirit

My deepest heartfelt sympathy goes out to the Glascock family on this Memorial Day weekend. Like I have written the past two weeks American Falls has lost another pillar of our community. Doug Glascock succumbed to his battle with cancer…

“I Get Carried Away”

I’ve come down with a serious case of writer’s block, a common phenomenon that nobody has found a cure for yet. Last week I was planning on writing a column and came across this devastating crutch. I’m not sure if…

Volleyball tournament held

Aberdeen volleyball had their fourth annual ladies 4×4 tournament Saturday, May 16 in the high school and middle school gyms. There were 12 teams participating. After pool play in the morning, the teams were sorted into gold and silver gyms…

Leslie Hatch Patrick

Born on Aug. 18, 1957, in Price, UT, to Colleen Smith Hatch and Duaine Hatch. Leslie passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015. She was raised in American Falls until she married Jim Patrick and moved to North Tonawanda, NY.…

Kenneth LeRoy Funk

Kenneth LeRoy Funk, 79, was born Dec. 15, 1935 in American Falls, ID, and passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2015 in Roseville, CA, after complications due to a heart attack. Ken, a resident of Citrus Heights, CA, was preceded in…

Rockland seeks more housing

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The mayor of Rockland feels like there is not enough housing inside the city. “We are just short on houses. There are a lot of people renting and no houses available,” said Eddy Hansen,…