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Coed grass volleyball held

Aberdeen volleyball had their annual grass volleyball coed tournament at Posse Park on Saturday, July 20. There were 16 teams entered in the tournament. The tournament consisted of pool play in the morning and a double elimination tourna Nurturing healthy…

Nurturing healthy relationships

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo We meet many people in our lives in our communities, work, school, travels and elsewhere. Our ability to positively interact with others contributes to our ability to meet life’s challenges. We can help set our…

Monte Jack Treasure

Monte Jack Treasure died of natural causes on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the age of 79. He lived the last years of his life at Pocatello Care and Rehabilitation. Monte was born in Downey, ID, on March 8, 1934…

Lee Street parking, and project updates

A.F. council addresses skateboard park, The American Falls City Council meeting on Thursday, July 18, addressed parking for American Falls Day, the skateboard park, updates on the downtown project and funding for the (WWTP) Waste Water Treatment Plant. The council…

Picture of the week: A bad day of fishing…

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After afternoon rain showers filled a low spot in the construction zone on Harrison Street, local business owner Jerry Mauch decided to give his company mannequin the day off to go fishing. Jerry said the fishing mannequin is all in fun. “I thought it was a fun idea so I put her out there with a pole. I hope everyone can see the humor and fun,” said Mauch.

Memorial rodeo set at P.C. Fairgrounds

The RD Kuttler – Roger Whitnah Open Memorial Rodeo will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and 11, at the Power County Fairgrounds, with an additional local team roping event planned Monday, Aug. 5. The local team roping event,…

Ethelyne K. Roberts

Ethelyne K. Roberts, 87, was called home to her heavenly family on July 18, 2013. She was born on Oct. 21, 1925, to Thomas Emery “Doc” and Karen Marie (Knudsen) Roberts in Pocatello, ID. She was the second of eight…

Karoline Baisch, 89

Karoline Schmidtgall Baisch, 89, of American Falls, passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Monte Vista Hills Healthcare Center in Pocatello after a long illness. She was born May 9, 1924 in Aberdeen, ID, the daughter of Henry and…

Not missing a missing tooth

Dear rotten tooth, Somewhere, somehow, you descended from the bad genes of some distant relative. If someday I have the chance in the great hereafter to find that relative, I’m going to have a few words with him about you.…