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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…

Lady Tigers win both games last week

The Lady Tigers parlayed a 27 point first quarter into a 69-43 victory over American Falls on Tuesday, Jan 6 in the Tiger Den, Aberdeen’s second victory of the season over their long time rival was led by point guard…

George Wayne Summers Sr.

George Wayne Summers Sr. George Summers, 86, passed away Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at the Portneuf Medical Center. George was born October 17, 1928 in Avon, Utah, to Ivan Alvord Summers and Elizabeth Ann Knowles. He was the second of…

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…