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Thanks community for fair support

To the editor, The committee of the Aberdeen Community Humanitarian Fair thanks the community for the generous support of the fair this year. There was a good turn out of folks that donated items for the various charitable agencies of…

Charles Austin Woodworth

Charles Austin Woodworth, 73, passed from this world due to an extended illness on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at his home. Charles was born in American Falls, in what is now the Power County Historical Museum, on April 8, 1939,…

Pen is mightier than email

In every legislatives session there is one bill that is not earth-shattering in its importance, but seems to grab the emotions of lawmakers, like burly dockworkers adopting a stray kitten. This year it is a proposal by Rep. Linden Bateman,…

Elementary students take part in Quiz Bowl

Students enrolled in the Gifted and Talented (GT) program at Aberdeen Elementary School (AES) recently participated in the 23rd annual Northwest Thinking Cap Quiz Bowl. The bowl, a nationwide event since 1989, is meant for students to have fun while…

Picture of the week

Running on empty

Running on empty

American Falls Reservoir upstream continues to fill for the upcoming watering season. As temperatures warm and spring runoff kicks into high gear, reservoirs further upstream will hopefully fill quickly and the flow in the river will increase, once again covering rocks in the river and making it more accessible to boating.

 

Experience needed on school board

To the editor, I am concerned about our school board. Due to an unusual chain of circumstances, the school board will be nearly empty. Fresh blood is always welcome, but if all incoming members are inexperienced, and none are old-timers,…

K.C. Fortney, 22

“K.C.” Kevin Carlton Fortney, St George, UT, age 22, passed away in his home on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. KC was born on Oct. 13, 1990 in Pocatello, ID, to Kevin and Marie Duffin Fortney. He was a member of…