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Lois (Osborn) Gorseth

Our precious mother, Lois (Osborn) Gorseth, is now in the presence of her Lord and Savior in heaven, dancing and praising God around the throne. Her date of departure: Jan. 7, 2014. Lois was born May 27, 1930 in Calder,…

Now I need time to relax

Vacations come in all shapes and sizes. Some are meant for relaxation and nothing else. Some are meant to see the sights and experience new things. Some are meant for visiting friends and family. Mine, it seems, try to wrap…

Picture of the week: Beautiful Desolation

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A lone angler breaks up the seemingly endless ice on the American Falls Reservoir. Even with temperatures reaching the upper 30s over the last week the ice pack remains thick enough to support a few adventurous sportsmen.

A.F. council welcomes new faces

by Daniel Moore Press staff writer   Two new American Falls City Council members, Kurtis Workman and Gilbert Hofmeister, were sworn in during the city council meeting on Thursday, Jan. 2. Mayor Marc Beitia and Council Member Dan Hammond were…

AFHS wrestling wins matches at Rollie Lane

The American Falls High School wrestling team attended the Rollie Lane Tournament in Nampa on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 3 and 4. “Rollie Lane was host to 50 of the toughest schools from Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Wyoming,”…

Tribes disagree with Journal article

To the editor, The Idaho State Journal recently printed an article about how an individual land owner prevailed in the most recent ruling in an on-going jurisdictional dispute. It is true that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held that…

I seen you reading this column

I was playing Mr. Mom and I began feeling morally and intellectually bankrupt after I tried to navigate the failageddon that is the Obamacare website when I finally got through the adversity that was like a root canal on steroids.…