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Betty Jean Walker

Betty Jean Walker, 85, of American Falls, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, American Falls 3rd ward, 650 Pocatello Ave.,…

Berdean Dahlke

Our loving wife, mother, sister and friend left this life peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. She had been fighting Systemic Lupus for the past 14 years. Berdean was known for her love and service. She had a beautiful voice and…

Scott R. Lusk

Scott R. Lusk, 63, of Aberdeen, ID, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. Family and friends are welcome to meet for prayer at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 149 W. Central, Aberdeen.…

Whatever the path, make it your own

It was a wonderful early Christmas present a couple weeks ago when Debbie and I watched as our youngest son donned cap and gown and marched across the stage at Idaho State University to receive his associate’s degree in graphic…

They deserve our respect

To the editor, I think it is important that we, the citizens of American Falls, take a look at some individuals that truly make a positive difference. Chief of Police Brandon Wilkinson and Detective Josh Campbell are two men who…

Otella Anderson

Otella Irene Harwood Anderson, 93, of American Falls, ID, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. She was born Oct. 15, 1920 in St. John, WA, to Ira “Let” and Laura Harwood. The family moved to Idaho in 1924 and farmed…

Historic homes now recognized by city

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Old houses will get some new recognition in American Falls. Previously, homeowners in American Falls could get their homes recognized by the Idaho State Preservation Office, but the process was long and expensive.  Now…

Rockland girls score big wins

The Rockland High School girls’ basketball team pulled off some big conference wins this week, after defeating North Gem on Wednesday, Dec. 11 and Mackay on Friday, Dec. 13. The Lady Bulldogs also defeated Raft River on Tuesday, Dec. 10.…