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A.F. council welcomes new faces

by Daniel Moore Press staff writer   Two new American Falls City Council members, Kurtis Workman and Gilbert Hofmeister, were sworn in during the city council meeting on Thursday, Jan. 2. Mayor Marc Beitia and Council Member Dan Hammond were…

AFHS wrestling wins matches at Rollie Lane

The American Falls High School wrestling team attended the Rollie Lane Tournament in Nampa on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 3 and 4. “Rollie Lane was host to 50 of the toughest schools from Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Wyoming,”…

Tribes disagree with Journal article

To the editor, The Idaho State Journal recently printed an article about how an individual land owner prevailed in the most recent ruling in an on-going jurisdictional dispute. It is true that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that…

I seen you reading this column

I was playing Mr. Mom and I began feeling morally and intellectually bankrupt after I tried to navigate the failageddon that is the Obamacare website when I finally got through the adversity that was like a root canal on steroids.…

Aberdeen Community Health Fair is today

Aberdeen Middle School is hosting the 10th annual Community Health Fair and Blood Drive today, Wednesday, Jan. 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Blood screenings will be available until 1 p.m. and cost between $5 and $40 depending on…

Lady Tigers drop two games last week

The Aberdeen Lady Tiger basketball team lost two games last week. They hosted both North Fremont and Malad. The Lady Tigers played North Fremont on Thursday, Jan. 2 falling 22-66. They then hosted Malad on Saturday, Jan. 4 dropping 21-48…

Goodbye 2013, welcome 2014

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel in American Falls Thank you God for allowing us to be grateful for everything you have given us as well as for everything you have taken away. Thank you because as…

Adrian LaVerne Wood II

Nov 17, 1979 – Jan 3, 2014 Adrian LaVerne Wood’s life was cut short tragically on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, when he died in a car accident south of Wahoo, NE. Adrian was born in LaJara, CO. He spent his…

Beryl Robin Wegner

  Obituaries Beryl Robin Wegner passed away December 16, 2013, with her husband Steve at her side. Her long struggle with genetic inherent dementia, which had digressed into Alzheimer’s, is finally over. She was born November 21, 1935, in Santa…

Shana Lee Nelson

Shana Lee Nelson, 59, was born to Farold “Buster” and Harriet Nelson.  She was the fourth of nine children.  She was admitted to ISSH at the age of five in 1959. That was her home for most of her life.…