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So why do we salute the flag

Home Country “So why do we salute the flag, kids?” said Abraham Lincoln Bahdziewicz. Woodrow Wilson Bahdziewicz, the oldest of the Bahdziewicz kids, raised his hand. “Yes, Woody?” said his dad. “To say thank you for the United States of…

Elmer Stecklein, 88

Elmer Stecklein, 88, a lifelong resident and an icon in the Bingham community, farmer, trucker, and business owner, died Monday, March 30, 2015 at his home. Elmer was born in Hyacinth (Hays) Ellis, KS, to Theodore and Philomena Dechant Stecklein…

They are seldom perfect

by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Last Wednesday’s city council meeting concluded with a vicious dog hearing; a vicious dog hearing that ended with a split council vote but whose initial declaration was upheld. The thing with ordinances, like most things…

Right things happen at the right time

Preston wrote in his column last week about the right things happening at the right time, something I’ve probably covered over the years in abundance. There are certain moments in life that transcend the usual, everything from an engagement (like…

Sandoval, Torres receive Golden Pride awards

The Intermediate School staff was highlighted during the March American Falls School District Board meeting on March 17. Nominated were Alexandra Sandoval, fifth grade teacher and Marisol Torres, teacher assistant. The Golden Pride Award is given monthly to school district…

Power County minutes for March 9

Published in The Power County Press April 1, 2015. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER Synopsis of Minutes for March 9, 2015 A complete set of minutes are on file at the Power County Courthouse, American Falls, Idaho. The complete minutes are also…