Times Opinion

Trees are important

Dear Editor: Thank you for the report on the City Council meeting, including Gerry Bates’ report on the Tree Inventory. Trees provide shade, beauty, fragrance, and shelter for birds and animals. They purify the air, store water and hold the…

Thank you Aberdeen patrons

Dear Patrons of Aberdeen School District, On behalf of all the Aberdeen School District employees I thank the patrons for their support on the supplemental levy. This levy will place teachers on the current salary schedule where they would have…

Department of confirmation

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel Last night I dreamed I was in heaven and that an angel was my guide to show me around. We walked side by side through a long room full of angels.…

Eleanor Ann Pratt Elliott

Eleanor Ann Pratt Elliott, age 71, passed away peacefully in her home on February 12, 2015 in Aberdeen, ID after a courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her family. Eleanor was second of four children born on November…

Thanks to all for a great year

Dear editor, On behalf of the Aberdeen High School girls basketball team and coaching staff, I thank the community of Aberdeen for your wonderful support. We are blessed to live in such a diverse, beautiful area surrounded by so many…

Legion Auxiliary is getting busy

Dear Editor, The American Legion Auxiliary just wanted to give a big thank you to everyone who helped again this year for Christmas at the Veteran’s Home. They had a wonderful time buying gifts for their loved ones and for…

2015 Legislative Outlook

by Sen. Steve Bair One may be sure of one thing in Idaho politics: correctly predicting upcoming issues in the Idaho Legislature would take miraculous predictive abilities. Those abilities don’t exist in this Senator. After being at the capital for…