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Paul Howard Sjelin

In loving memory of Paul Harold Sjelin February 13, 1924-February 12, 2014 Paul Sjelin was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Feb. 13, 1924 of Swedish immigrants Carl and Alma Sjelin. After completing his eighth grade year in a one room…

Sending a message

Laws are as much about the message they send as they are about curtailing or promoting a certain behavior. I think laws generally fall into one of two categories. The first are the laws that are designed to prevent or…

Way too many cartoon mice

For some reason, when Walt Disney sat down at his desk to draw an animated figure that would endear itself to millions through sheer cuddliness, he did not draw a penguin. I don’t know why. Penguins have to be the…

Tigers vs. Malad

Oscar Klassen  sinks two points during the final home game against Malad. The Tigers weren’t able to get a victory. The team is playing districts this week. No information or scores were available at press time.  

Thanks for all you do for Aberdeen

Dear Aberdeen Community, Allene and I continue to be thankful for being a part of this caring community! Last week after the great snow we were blessed with, we went to the boat dock to walk the paved trail. Someone…

Joyce Lambert

Joyce Elaine Strange Lambert, 66, American Falls, passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 at Portneuf Medical Center. She was born May 16, 1947 in Caldwell, ID, to Dean Strange and Jean Gardner Strange. There they raised her and her three…

Let’s get physical

I am not a “math person.” I often joke that I do math well enough to know I bought a really expensive calculator. Despite my complete distaste for the subject some things have stuck with me, mainly the whole sub-subject…