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Arnold Glarborg

Family and friends of Dr. Arnold Glarborg are invited to attend a memorial service in his honor that will be held on Saturday, June 21, in Blackfoot, ID, at Emanuel Lutheran Church, 1110 Parkway Drive. The memorial service will begin…

Quinton Geruard Blackburn

Quinton Geruard Blackburn, 92, of Springfield, Idaho passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014 at his home, surrounded by his family. Quinton was born July 22, 1921 in Springfield, Idaho to Dewey Earl Blackburn and Valine Ellen Gutting. He spent his…

Simplot announces closure extension

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Operations at the Simplot Foods Aberdeen plant will continue until at least Thursday, July 31. Simplot spokesman David Cuoio said the extension is based on an unexpected increase in demand for Simplot products. “The…

John Ronald Bolingbroke

John Ronald Bolingbroke, age 74, passed away at 2:16 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at West Valley Hospital in Goodyear, AZ. He was born May 17, 1940, in Pocatello, Idaho, to Ephraim and Zella Daniels Bolingbroke. He was raised on…

Mary Virginia Geesey

Mary Virginia Geesey passed away at the age of 96 on April 22, 2014. Mary Virginia (Mary V.) was born to Edith Brock Cooke and Homer L. Cooke in Idaho Falls, ID, on November 5, 1917. They lived for a…

One more day for Bergdahl

If you can’t say something nice don’t say anything at all – Thumper, Disney’s Bambi. It is good advice, but something we really don’t understand until we are adults. That idea that there are things we just don’t say because…

Back by Popular Demand*

by Preston Crompton *My Mom and Robert. All joking aside, I really appreciate all the compliments I have received from friends and family on my columns. The reassurance is always welcomed. I also am going to take part of my…