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Wrestlers win against Shelley and Teton

The American Falls wrestling team got two big wins this last Thursday against two 3A opponents. beating Shelley 45-28 and then beating the 5th ranked team in the state Teton 57-24. The winners against Shelley were Tyler Rowburry, Boone Giulio,…

Scramble after holiday break

Our City by A.F Mayor Marc Beitia It is hard to hate someone you know the story of. You may disagree. But in a nutshell, that was what this week was all about for me. It was all about perspective…

Food bank open Saturday

The Willow Bay Baptist Church Food bank will be open this Saturday, Jan. 17, from 9 a.m. to noon to serve those families that are currently experiencing a food emergency. The food bank is here to help meet the food…

Ralph F. Barrett

Ralph F. Barrett Ralph F. Barrett passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours of January 12, 2015. Ralph was born January 19, 1937 in American Falls, Idaho to Johanna M. and David H. Barrett. He was the…

Diane Linda Allen

Diane Linda Allen Diane Linda Allen, who passed away suddenly on Dec. 29, 2014, in Cape Coral, FL, would like everyone she ever touched in life to know that her work here is done. At the young age of 62,…

Smoking ban in parks assigned to committee

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls City Council is still looking at banning smoking around structures in city parks, like shelters and playground equipment, but maybe not with the same law it is now considering. The ordinance…

Are you prepared for an earthquake

The M 4.9 earthquake that shook the area this weekend is a reminder for residents to take steps to protect their family, home, and business before an earthquake hits. The nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® offers the following…