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Helen Faye England Koompin

After a valiant and courageous battle with cancer, Helen Faye England Koompin passed away peacefully at Portneuf Medical Center on Tuesday, May 21, 2014, with her loving family by her side. Helen was born the fifth child of Mildred Roper…

Aberdeen High names top graduates of 2014

 Kylan Feld named valedictorian, Jared Moser is salutatorian Aberdeen High School has named Kylan Feld as valedictorian for the graduating class of 2014. Jared Moser has earned the title of salutatorian. Graduation ceremonies will be held Thursday, May 29, in…

Egg shell

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel “I hate you, Alicia!” shouted Tom. “Never again will you come in my room! You’re a thief!” “What, what did you say?” asked his grandfather, who was coming down the hall.…

ConAgra Foods/Lamb Weston remains firm

Potato processor insists Magnida should move by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Local potato processor ConAgra Foods/Lamb Weston is taking a firm stance that the proposed Magnida fertilizer plant should be moved. ConAgra Foods/Lamb Weston spokesperson Shelby Stoolman summarized the…

Give without expecting

Jonas Salk received a medical degree from the College of Medicine of New York University. Upon graduation he was given an assignment at the Research Laboratory of Viruses at the University of Pittsburgh. He was asked by the military to…

No clear winner

It really doesn’t matter if you like Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter or not there is one thing we should all agree on and that is he is a political genius. Which is nice that we have such a brilliant political…

Fern Lenore VanHorn England

Fern Lenore VanHorn England passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, peacefully at home at the age of 98 surrounded by family.  She led a rich and wonderful life. Fern, the daughter of Lee and Nola VanHorn, was born October 10,…

Jesse (Bud) M. Phelps

Jesse (Bud) M. Phelps was born May 24, 1920 in Arbon, Idaho to Frank and Rose Phelps and he passed away March 7, 2014 at the Power County Nursing Home in American Falls, Idaho.  Frank and Rose had five children…

Power County Commission minutes for April

Published in The Power County Press May 21, 2014. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, April 14th, 2014.  Present were Commissioners Ron Funk, Chairman, Delane Anderson and Norman Wright.  Also…