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Picture of the week: honoring those that served

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American Falls American Legion Roland Evans Post #3 members march to retire the colors during an assembly at William Thomas Middle School commemorating Veteran’s Day Monday, Nov. 11. American Legion members include: (l to r) Commander Jeff Fuss, Adjutant Dave Waite and member Billy Palmer.

Parking ban creates spirited debate

The American Falls City Council held a public hearing of a proposed change to the city’s parking ordinance on Wednesday, Nov. 6. The proposed change would ban parking on sections of Harrison and Roosevelt Streets as well as a portion…

Dolls stay atop bowling league

The Dolls continue to hold the lead over the American Falls Ladies Bowling League at Pine Bowling Center in Pocatello. For the Week of Oct. 27 through Nov. 3, the Dolls held on at 29-7. Pine Bowling Center continued in…

Weeding the library

Library News by Havilah Lyon AF Library Director Twice a year, the Friends of the American Falls District Library holds a Used Book Sale, where they sell a variety of items and then use the proceeds to benefit the library.…

Donna Heneke-Huff

Funeral Notice Donna Marie (Conrad) Heneke-Huff, 58, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at her home in Kennewick, WA. She was born in Liberia, West Africa and lived in Kennewick for 23 years. She was a homemaker. A memorial service will…

Pity party after sore round of golf

Late Sunday morning at the American Falls Golf Course looked like the makings of a regular season tournament, when word spread about potentially good weather and one last chance for a little friendly competition. The golf course was officially closed…

Chamber turkey shoot begins

Cards are out in area businesses for the annual turkey shoot sponsored by the Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce. Spots on the cards are $1 each. Buying more than one spot increases the chance of winning a turkey for the holidays.…

Balancing work and family

Guest Comment by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo   As a husband, father and grandfather, I understand the challenges of balancing time with family and our professional lives. It often seems that there is just not enough time in each day…

Confusion reigns over health care exchange

Administrators, advisors and agents suggest wait-and-see approach by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Just over a month into the Affordable Care Act problems and frustrations abound as state and federal agencies struggle to make it possible for Americans to access…