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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…

Lamb Weston, Magnida come to agreement

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer A Christmas Eve announcement from Magnida and ConAgra Foods/Lamb Weston brings an end to contention between the two companies. The two companies released a joint statement on Wednesday, Dec. 24, saying they had reached…

Spirit of the season at work

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Like many of you, I found the timing extremely seasonal in nature. Santa gets millions of letters, and billions offer prayers, but I have never seen them both manifest themselves at the same…

Efren Franco

Efren Franco snuck away quietly and peacefully Dec. 17, 2014 at Gateway Transitional Center in Pocatello, Idaho after a long struggle with kidney disease. We take great comfort in knowing he is no longer in pain and is reunited with…

To humbug or not to humbug

It is always interesting to watch the year end. As an adult I have alternated between Scrooge-esque to Tiny-Tim joy. I decided several years ago that I did not want to fall victim to the permanent on-set of the humbugs.…

What if Christ had not come

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel   A few years ago there was a Christmas article that caught my attention. The article was titled “If Christ had not come.” It’s foundation in the words of Our Savior…