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2015 begins with zero DUIs

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer The New Year’s holiday is classically symbolized by champagne glasses and streamers. Ringing in the new calendar with revelry is a time-honored tradition. For many people around the world the celebration includes alcohol. For…

Goodbye ‘Schou-be-do’

by Michael H. O’Donnell The first time I met Leon Richard “Dick” Schou was like meeting the prototype for an old school lawyer. He had hair going white and a closely trimmed beard that matched. At a lean 6’4″ tall…

Margaret Wanda Tieszen

Margaret Wanda Tieszen, formerly of Aberdeen, died Monday, December 15, 2014 at Caldwell, Idaho. She and her husband, LeVern Tieszen moved to Caldwell in 2004. A memorial service will be held later this summer in Aberdeen. A full obituary will…

Carla Marie Dance

Carla Marie Chapple Dance, 62, passed away Saturday, January 3, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. Carla was born on January 1, 1953 in American Falls, ID to Joseph and Theda Chapple. She married her high school sweetheart,…

Dean F. Hurd

Dean F. Hurd passed away Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, in Payson, UT. He was born Aug. 7, 1924, to John James and Ida Chandler Hurd. He was one of 14 children. He spent most of his life in Aberdeen, ID.…

James Byron Hansen, 78

On January 3, 2015, James Byron Hansen, 78, passed away peacefully in the presence of his family in Elko, NV. James was born on May 5, 1936, in Aberdeen, ID, to William Taft and Rose Martha (Alvord) Hansen of Aberdeen.…

New AA group starting

A new Alcoholics Anonymous group is starting up in American Falls. The group will meet every Wednesday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the American Falls American Legion building at 235 Idaho St. The meetings will start Wednesday, Jan. 7.…

Power County Commission minutes for November

Published in The Power County Press Dec. 31, 2014. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, November 10, 2014. Present were Commissioners Ron Funk, Chairman, Delane Anderson and Norman Wright. Also…