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Margaret L. Hartley

1915 – 2013 Margaret L. (Hardwick) Hartley was born on Jan. 30, 1915 in Los Angeles, CA, to William N. and Alberta Hardwick. In 1916, when Margaret was one and a half, the family moved back to Idaho. They settled…

Wildfires keep BLM crews busy

Asks for public help to prevent summer burns Hot, dry temperatures, lighting and human-caused wildfires have kept BLM Idaho wildland firefighters busy these past few weeks. With increased temperatures expected to continue, firefighters are asking the public to help prevent…

Funks, Croft win Boat Poker Run

Independence Day was the start of a new tradition in American Falls. The Greater American Falls Area Chamber of Commerce along with the Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce and a number of local sponsors hosted the first Boat Poker Run on…

America cannot repeat immigration mistakes

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo Rarely does an issue invoke more interest than immigration reform and border security. During the U.S. Senate’s recent debate of S. 744, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act, commonly referred to as…

John Henry Wonderly

John Henry Wonderly, 95, died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his home in Nampa, ID. John was born Oct. 20, 1917, to John David and Clara Willis Wonderly in Centralia, WA. John is survived by his two children: Kristine (Barry)…