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Galen M. McMaster

Galen M. McMaster passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 in Tacoma, WA. He was surrounded by Sigrid, his wife of 59 years, and family, including his four children, Roger, Vern, Dwight and Charlotte. Born June 24, 1928 in Twin…

The tipping point

It has taken me a few days to really absorb what happened in American Falls on Saturday, Aug. 3. American Falls Days were a great success that culminated on Saturday. The excitement surrounding the many events going on around the…

John Hayes

Funeral notice John Hayes passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 in Pocatello. The funeral service will be held at 11 am, Friday, Aug. 16, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 656 Tyhee Ave. in American Falls. The visitation will be from…

Picture of the week: Sit, stay, good dog

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Members of Krazy Kanines 4-H club line up as part of the dog show on Monday, Aug. 5. The dog shows, along with the Power County Locals Only team roping, are the traditional kick off to Power County Fair events. See more fair and rodeo results inside the print edition this week.

High school registration is Thursday

Aberdeen High School registration will be Thursday, Aug. 15, not Friday, Aug. 16, as was listed on the cheerleading calendar. Along with registration on Thursday, Aug. 15, students will receive their lockers and have pictures taken. Football and soccer practices…

Thanks for making car show a success

To the editor, Thank you to the City of Aberdeen, Mayor Morgan Anderson, Chief of Police Ray Dalling, police department and city employees for their great support and help in making the VMCCA car tour a great success in Aberdeen…

Cowboys compete for $18,613 purse

Cowboys and cowgirls took to their mounts in big numbers, competing for $18,613.70 in prize money, during the RD Kuttler – Roger Whitnah Memorial Rodeo held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, at the Power County Fairgrounds. Events, top…

A.F. Council authorizes bucks for boots

The American Falls City Council resumed their normal meeting schedule after a small summer break on Wednesday, Aug. 7. The council approved several standard motions including the consent agenda and payment of the city’s monthly bills. The appropriations ordinance authorizing…

Mary Jane Coman

October 25, 1929-August 7, 2013 Mary Jane was born in Blackfoot, ID, to Frank and Della Lacy. When she was one year old, her family moved to Pocatello. She had two older brothers, Ralph and Ray. After graduating from Pocatello…