Times Opinion

Far right should form own party

To the editor, The “silly season,” i.e. the election cycle, is here again. We are bombarded with political ads, charges and counter charges claiming one thing or another, and are inundated with political mailings. Since most of this in the…

The greatest of gifts

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Iglesia El Camino Ted Turner, a successful TV businessman, asked his good friend Vartan Gregorian, the president of Carnegie Corporation a challenging question, “You are a great fundraiser. What is the greatest gift…

Supporting new farmers and ranchers

Guest Comment by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo The USDA found that a mere 6 percent of principal farm operators are under 35 years old, and the average age of principal farm operators has risen 1.2 years since 2007 to 58.3…

That’s life

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel One of these days you will lose patience and yell at your children, “when are you going to grow up and stop acting like children!” The truth is, soon they will…

Ralph West announces bid

Republican Ralph West has announced his candidacy for Bingham County Commissioner from District 2. West is a longtime resident of Bingham County where he has worked and raised 13 children with his wife Karla. “Bingham County is a wonderful place…

Thanks for your continued support

Thank you Aberdeen School District Patrons, Once again patrons of Aberdeen School District have supported the supplemental levy that is so crucial for the everyday operations of the school district. It has been made very clear that the community members…

Addie’s story and thanks

To the editor, Well a new year is here and 2014 looks like it’s going to be a busy year for the American Legion Auxiliary. We are still working on raising money for the city for the playground equipment at…