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Trees are important

Dear Editor: Thank you for the report on the City Council meeting, including Gerry Bates’ report on the Tree Inventory. Trees provide shade, beauty, fragrance, and shelter for birds and animals. They purify the air, store water and hold the…

Getting closer on schools and streets?

From The Statehouse by State Senator Jim Guthrie A few weeks ago I expressed the heavy lifting that needed to be done by the legislature remained virtually untouched in the weight room of politics. The policy that will drive school…

Russ Leonardson bound over to District Court

Defendant Russell Clark Leonardson submitted a written “Waiver of Preliminary Hearing” for the scheduled Thursday, March 19 hearing. The Honorable Charles Roos accepted the written waiver and bound Loenardson over to the District Court to appear before the Honorable Darren…

Maurine Van Orden Driscoll

Maurine Van Orden Driscoll was born February 18, 1928 at home in Thomas, Idaho to Ethel Claire and Edmund Van Orden. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her children on Tuesday, March 17, 2015. She was the second of 10…

City of Aberdeen holds public hearing

Mayor Morgan Anderson called the hearing for Ordinance 302 open on Tuesday, March 10 with council members Larry Barrett, Katherine O’Brien, Karalee Bonzon, Mary Leisy, Attorney Garrett Sandow and clerk Linda Balls in attendance. The hearing pertained to the International…