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Efforts must continue to end domestic violence

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo This month, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, many are coming together to remember the lives lost to domestic violence, recognize survivors and collaborate with others working to raise awareness and provide resources for victims. The…

Shamae Gneiting Lyon

Shamae Gneiting Lyon, 30, of Pocatello, ID, beloved mother, wife, daughter and sister returned to the loving arms of her Heavenly Father on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. She was born June 11, 1983 in Blackfoot, ID, the daughter of Daniel…

Picture of the week: Harvest moon

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Clear skies and a bright harvest moon over the mountains on the way to Rockland have spelled excellent harvest weather, as storms that slowed harvest have moved on and most southeast Idaho farmers have finished potato harvest and moved on to beet harvest and other fall work.

Beaver boys win district soccer title

The American Falls High School boys’ soccer team apparently peeked at the right time. Despite a rather lackluster regular season, the Beavers moved through the district playoffs with some impressive play to capture the Fifth District 3A title and along…

The elephant has left the room

Our City A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia It is morning yet again; the only good thing about it so far is the coffee. That headache I had a few months ago is back; the one that comes from not being able to turn my…

K. Lynn Norlen

Kathryn Lynn “K. Lynn” Norlen, 45, of American Falls succumbed to depression and alcoholism and ended her life on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at Massacre Rocks State Park. K. Lynn was born Kathryn Lynn Wetzel on Oct. 23, 1967 in…