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Dr. Arnold E. Glarborg

Dr. Arnold E. Glarborg died in Tucson, AZ, on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. A memorial service will be held in Blackfoot in late May or June. Dr. Glarborg graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1940 and was a veterinarian in…

Jeannette Parmelee Powell

Nov. 26, 1919 – Feb. 26, 2014 Longtime Springfield resident Jeannette Elizabeth Parmelee Powell was born Nov. 26, 1919, in Pocatello, ID, to Bruce Eugene Parmelee and Winstead Davie Parmelee. Jeannette was 94 years old when she passed away in…

Sylvia Ramirez Aguirre

Sylvia Ramirez Aguirre, of American Falls, ID, was called into heaven on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Pocatello, ID, due to ongoing health complications. Sylvia was born March 20, 1956, to Ignacio Sr. and Dominga Ramirez in Buckeye, AZ. Sylvia…

Lady Bulldogs capture third at state tourney

The Rockland High School Lady Bulldogs capped off a stellar season with a third place trophy at the state tournament, coming oh-so-close to winning it all. Playing at Nampa High School, the Lady Bulldogs started strong, beating Kendrick handily, 48-37…

Questions legislators’ priorities

To the editor, It’s really encouraging to know, that when our state is in crisis regarding trivial little things like our education system and our roads and bridges, that our legislators can focus on the really important issues, like allowing…

Verna Simons

POCATELLO – Our cherished wife, mother, grandmother, and sister was called home to her Heavenly Father on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. She left this Earth for a joyous reunion with her beloved husband, son, parents, siblings and loved ones. Verna…

Nellie Crowder

Nellie Luella Crowder “Nellie Blue”, 86, of American Falls, ID, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 in Payette, ID. Nellie was born in Rombauer, MO, to James and Laura Ethel on Feb. 2, 1928. She graduated from Wapato High…

Add the Words protest hits home

Gay rights activists in Idaho have been peacefully assembling on a regular basis within the halls of the Idaho Capital Building for a good part of this legislative session, without much notice or fanfare from our end of the state,…