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Grateful for the warm welcome

  Guest comment by Havilah Lyon American Falls Library District Director As many of you may know, Harriet Newlin (the much beloved and dedicated director of the American Falls District Library) has recently retired so she can enjoy her hard-won…

Evelyn Leisy

ABERDEEN – Evelyn Norma (Delzer) Leisy, 88, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Evelyn was born May 24, 1924, to Christian and Emma (Shultz) Delzer in Sacramento, CA. When Evelyn…

Erna Dockter Burgemeister

Our mother, Erna, joined our father, Louie, in heaven on Friday, March 8, 2013. She passed away peacefully at age 91 at her home in American Falls surrounded by her loving family. Mom was born May 19, 1921, in a…

Bomb threat disrupts AFHS routine

By Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Law enforcement and emergency services responded to a bomb threat at American Falls High School on Thursday, and Friday, March 7 and 8. Power County Sheriff Jim Jeffries issued a press release on Thursday,…

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,…