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No interest shown to run Willow Bay

Golf course attracts two bids by Daniel Moore Press staff writer No bids were submitted to lease the Willow Bay Marina Cafe and Campground before the bid opening date of Wednesday, Feb. 12. The City of American Falls owns the…

Not always able to help

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia The lyrics go something like, “Talkin’ to myself and feeling old. Sometimes I’d like to quit; nothing ever seems to fit; hangin’ around, nothing to do but frown; rainy days and Mondays always…

Brent Wheeler

Brent Hulse Wheeler, 65, of American Falls, ID, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, after complications from pneumonia. Born in Preston, ID, on Aug. 28, 1948, Brent was the first of four children born to the late Washington Fay and…

Paul Howard Sjelin

In loving memory of Paul Harold Sjelin February 13, 1924-February 12, 2014 Paul Sjelin was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Feb. 13, 1924 of Swedish immigrants Carl and Alma Sjelin. After completing his eighth grade year in a one room…

Sending a message

Laws are as much about the message they send as they are about curtailing or promoting a certain behavior. I think laws generally fall into one of two categories. The first are the laws that are designed to prevent or…

Way too many cartoon mice

For some reason, when Walt Disney sat down at his desk to draw an animated figure that would endear itself to millions through sheer cuddliness, he did not draw a penguin. I don’t know why. Penguins have to be the…

Tigers vs. Malad

Oscar Klassen  sinks two points during the final home game against Malad. The Tigers weren’t able to get a victory. The team is playing districts this week. No information or scores were available at press time.  

Thanks for all you do for Aberdeen

Dear Aberdeen Community, Allene and I continue to be thankful for being a part of this caring community! Last week after the great snow we were blessed with, we went to the boat dock to walk the paved trail. Someone…