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AFHS soccer teams split with Minico

The American Falls girls’ soccer team started the season off with a bang by defeating Minico 11-0 on Saturday, Aug 24. Continuing where the team left off last season, Maria Sanchez scored five goals and logged three assists. Alma Rangel…

A flaw in the system

Six Colorado counties have voted to add an initiative to the November ballot to secede from the state. Five more counties are predicted to add the initiative and 20 more counties are discussing the possibility. Their plan is to form…

Learning morals through fairy tales

Kids say the darnedest things. Sometimes it’s like having a comedian constantly in your house for your own entertainment. Parents, on the other hand, must, according to international law, tell everyone they meet exactly what cute thing their kids are…

School harvest break starts Sept. 19

The Aberdeen School District will be out of school for harvest break beginning on Thursday, Sept. 19, and students will remain out of school through Friday, Oct. 4. Superintendent Jane Ward informed trustees Herb Bohrer, Todd Lowder, Mike Shackelford and…

Picture of the week: Digging deep

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Heavy equipment has been digging deep as DePatco crews work up and down Idaho Street in downtown American Falls. Workers are replacing old, worn out sewer and water lines, and will eventually finish up with new roads, sidewalks and landscaping to beautify the area, all part of the downtown revitalization project.