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Election Results

Here are the official election results for American Falls and Rockland City Council Positions:

City council elections take place Tuesday

New process for voter identification by Daniel Moore Press staff writer City council elections in American Falls and Rockland will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 5. The American Falls election is the only contested election. Five candidates will be running…

Picture of the week: Goodbye Old Glory


Members of the American Legion, Sons of the American Legion, and the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary gathered at the Idaho Fish and Game American Falls Fish Hatchery on Saturday, Oct. 26, to retire unserviceable flags. Hundreds of American flags were gathered for disposal. Flags that are damaged and not repairable to original condition are removed from service by burning after inspection by Legion members and a ceremony consecrating the retirement of each flag. The Idaho Fish and Game offered the location for the ceremony as well as the use of their burn permit.

The Three Trees

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel   (Spanish to follow English) Once there were three trees upon a mountain top. They talked about what they hoped and dreamed of becoming when they grew up. The first tree…

Ella Marie Rast

Ella Marie Rast, 83, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 of a sudden heart attack while gardening at her home. Ella was born on Dec. 22, 1929, to Edward and Emma Ruff Rast in American Falls, ID. She attended Mt. Hope…

Millie Prather

Millie Prather was born to Ralph and Minnie Pientok on April 24, 1948 in Georgia. Millie and her family moved to La Crosse, WI, where they owned and operated a farm and dairy ranch. As a young adult Millie moved…