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A wonderful place to call home

By Kristen Jensen A.F. City Councilmember I appreciate the opportunity to contribute to the mayor’s column this week. During the past week I participated in the Northwest Community Development Institute. People from all around the state attended and shared challenges…

Cade hired as new AFHS coach

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Tony Cade is American Falls High School’s new football and track coach. The Kentucky native said football is his passion. “I eat and drink football,” Cade said. Cade was the varsity assistant coach at…

“__it” is supposed to run downhill

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia “—it” is supposed to run downhill. However, when “it” doesn’t, it finds its way into the lower recesses of homes and on my desk. On May 21 the city experienced another rain event.…

Best gifts for ‘Dan’s Dad Day’

My second oldest daughter has taken to calling me “Dan” instead of “Dad.” I’ve threatened that I’m going to start referring to her only as “daughter” but it hasn’t worked. I think she thinks it makes her sound more grown…

Wastewater project near completion

Craig Wampler, council person over wastewater, told that substantial completion of the project would happen this past week. A walk through of the plant took place on Monday, June 15. The final completion date set for the project is July…

Edwin C. Cox

Edwin C. Cox passed away peacefully in his home Saturday, June 13, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ed was born April 25, 1944 in Blackfoot, ID, to LeRoy and Lucy Cox. He was preceded in death by his…

Robert Duane Bernal, Jr.

Robert Duane Bernal, Jr. (Peanuts), a loving Father, Papa, Son, Uncle, Nephew, and friend, passed away Friday, June 12, 2015 in American Falls, Idaho. Peanuts was born March 26, 1963 to Robert and Candy Bernal in Greeley, Colorado. As a…