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They are seldom perfect

by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Last Wednesday’s city council meeting concluded with a vicious dog hearing; a vicious dog hearing that ended with a split council vote but whose initial declaration was upheld. The thing with ordinances, like most things…

Right things happen at the right time

Preston wrote in his column last week about the right things happening at the right time, something I’ve probably covered over the years in abundance. There are certain moments in life that transcend the usual, everything from an engagement (like…

Sandoval, Torres receive Golden Pride awards

The Intermediate School staff was highlighted during the March American Falls School District Board meeting on March 17. Nominated were Alexandra Sandoval, fifth grade teacher and Marisol Torres, teacher assistant. The Golden Pride Award is given monthly to school district…

Power County minutes for March 9

Published in The Power County Press April 1, 2015. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER Synopsis of Minutes for March 9, 2015 A complete set of minutes are on file at the Power County Courthouse, American Falls, Idaho. The complete minutes are also…

Closed plant means slower mail

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer A closure of a mail processing plant in Pocatello means that local mail will be slower in American Falls than it has been before. But it will not just be American Falls—nationally mail will…

March Madness

The madness is upon us. I can hear college basketball announcers Dick Vitale and Gus Johnson screaming and mayhem ensuing. So grab your pencils, do your research, grab your lucky rabbit foot. The NCAA tournament is lurking at every office,…

Dreaming the impossible dream

The other day I happened to be walking through the halls of American Falls High School. I had fun reading where students, as well as staff, had posted pictures of themselves holding a paper that said “My Dream Is” and…