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Ella Marie Rast

Ella Marie Rast, 83, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013 of a sudden heart attack while gardening at her home. Ella was born on Dec. 22, 1929, to Edward and Emma Ruff Rast in American Falls, ID. She attended Mt. Hope…

Millie Prather

Millie Prather was born to Ralph and Minnie Pientok on April 24, 1948 in Georgia. Millie and her family moved to La Crosse, WI, where they owned and operated a farm and dairy ranch. As a young adult Millie moved…

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…