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Making choices, picking battles

From The Statehouse  by State Senator Jim Guthrie Almost simultaneously the three of them dumped their bags onto the living room carpet. The post Halloween effort to sort and inventory the rich haul of candy and treats had begun. The…

Elmer James Nerelli

Elmer James Nerelli, 94, went home with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. He was born Nov. 18, 1918 in Santa Margarita, CA. He was the fourth child of six children. Elmer graduated from Templeton High School in 1938.…

Marvelle Harwood

Marvelle Harwood, 80, of American Falls, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday morning, Nov. 1, 2013. She was born on Nov. 2, 1932 to David Marvin and Oneita Leishman Morris, in Kemmerer,…

Taking care of our own

There are a few common experiences we share as humans, many of which are emotional. Among the universal emotions we share frustration comes close to the top of the list of emotions we wish we never had to experience. It…

Comics funnier when you’re lazy

We took the comics very seriously in our house when I was growing up. On lazy Sunday afternoons, we would get the  Sunday comics and read them over and over. Then we would discuss them. Then we would rate them…

Tigers come up short at state

The Aberdeen Tigers played their first game of the state playoffs at Holt Arena against the North Fremont Huskies on Thursday, Oct. 31. The Tigers fell a little short of a victory, losing by two touchdowns 28-14. “The Huskies are…

Janeal Johnson

Janeal Johnson passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 after a sudden illness. Janeal was born in Brainerd, Minnesota, on April 2, 1952 to Albert and Mabel Johnson. They moved to Aberdeen, ID, when she was an infant. She attended school…