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Lessons from General Labor

An intern’s view by Madai Montes General Labor. What is general labor? It is essentially thought of as a job that “generally” anyone can do. It took me an entire summer of working as a temporary laborer (temp) at Lamb…

Power County Commission minutes for July

Published in The Power County Press Aug. 21, 2013. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, July 8th, 2013. Present were Commissioners Ron Funk and Delane Anderson. Also present were Power…

Raymond Gene Lowell Jr.

Raymond Gene Lowell Jr., 44, left this world Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013. He leaves behind his mother Ruth Sparks. He enjoyed his best buddy “Bone-head” Andy; and five siblings, sisters Joyce Thompson and Juanita Graves from American Falls, sister Debra…

Della Thornton

After a week of heartfelt goodbyes from family and friends, Della Francis Stanger Thornton passed away on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. Though she was in and out at the end, she never lost her sense of humor, her concern for…

John R. Hayes

John R. Hayes was born Aug. 2, 1937 in American Falls, ID, to Wallace and Anita (Bade) Hayes. He passed at Pocatello, ID, on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 of natural causes after an exciting game of Bingo at the Shriner’s…

Galen M. McMaster

Galen M. McMaster passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 in Tacoma, WA. He was surrounded by Sigrid, his wife of 59 years, and family, including his four children, Roger, Vern, Dwight and Charlotte. Born June 24, 1928 in Twin…

The tipping point

It has taken me a few days to really absorb what happened in American Falls on Saturday, Aug. 3. American Falls Days were a great success that culminated on Saturday. The excitement surrounding the many events going on around the…