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Picture of the week: Cutting the hay crop

Despite the threat of rain, the hay has to be cut and dried so it can be baled. If the hay is left until good weather, the quality of the hay goes down and doesn’t make as good a feed as when it is cut at the right time. The rain that the area has been receiving is welcome to almost everyone but it comes at a time when hay farmers are trying to get the second crop of hay harvested.

Despite the threat of rain, the hay has to be cut and dried so it can be baled. If the hay is left until good weather, the quality of the hay goes down and doesn’t make as good a feed as when it is cut at the right time. The rain that the area has been receiving is welcome to almost everyone but it comes at a time when hay farmers are trying to get the second crop of hay harvested.

Antique car show coming to Aberdeen

Mayor Morgan Anderson told the city council that an antique car show would be coming to Aberdeen on Monday, Aug. 5, around lunch time. The car show will be at the LDS Church parking lot with about 100 cars involved.…

Nick Matthew Funk

Funeral Notice Nick Matthew Funk, 27, of Blackfoot, ID, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2013, at the Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, from injuries sustained in an accident. The family will meet with friends and family from…

Ruby Mae Petersen

Ruby Mae Petersen, 95, went to be with the Lord and her beloved husband “Pete”, on Wednesday, July 3, 2013. She was born June 17, 1918 in Scobey, MT. She married the love of her life Peter C. Petersen on…

Power County Commission minutes for June

Published in The Power County Press July 17, 2013. POWER COUNTY COMMISSIONER MINUTES The Board of Power County Commissioners met in special session on Monday, June 3rd, 2013. Present were Commissioners Vicki Meadows, Chairman, Ron Funk and Delane Anderson. Also…

Resignations, retirements, and reassignments

by Madai Montes Press Intern   The list of teachers either retiring or resigning to take jobs elsewhere, left the American Falls School District board of trustees at their Monday, June 24, meeting searching for replacements, or sometimes, reassigning teachers…

Picture of the week: Just a little off the top

construction

A semi truck is filled with tons of old asphalt on Monday, July 8. Removing the asphalt is the first step in the American Falls downtown revitalization project. Work is slated to continue along Harrison Street to the intersection of Fort Hall Avenue, then on Fort Hall to Idaho Street.