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Ornaments no longer in style

I was reading Good Housekeeping the other day in my mother-in-law’s bathroom, where I learned that, with minimal effort, you can decorate your house in Christmas decorations that look nothing like Christmas at all. I wish I could have known this…

Yes, Virginia, there is a RedBox

Just before Thanksgiving I wrote about one of my family’s traditional dishes, Pretzel Salad, a wonderful concoction that includes Jell-O, pretzels, whipped cream and strawberries. Unfortunately when word spread to my grandmother that I would be referencing one of her…

Deodorant only a dog could love

We all know the old saying that a dog is man’s best friend. Now there’s a way to guarantee that adage. Fresh on the market through a Seattle-based food marketing enterprise comes Power Bacon(TM) deodorant, “for when you sweat like…

Alene Sorenson Pierce

September 30, 1927 – December 11, 2013 Alene Sorenson Pierce , 86, of Orem, UT, formerly of Aberdeen, ID, passed through the veil peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. She was born Sept. 30, 1927, in Central, ID, the sixth…

Petition to raise the minimum wage

To the editor,   There is an initiative to gradually raise the minimum wage in Idaho. All that are in favor of this, should come to the American Falls Library meeting room on Thursday, Dec. 12, anytime between 11 a.m.…