Times Opinion

Thanks to all who helped with dinner

To the editor, We give a special thank you to all who helped make the Thanksgiving Dinner possible and successful: Stokes, SunRiver of Idaho, Barry and DeDe Nelson, Food Service of America, Sysco, Coke and Gem State. We received approximately…

Thanks for support of Harvest Festival

To the editor, To American Falls and area residents. We thank each and every one who supported the Harvest Festival fundraiser of Idaho-grown mashed potatoes, homemade sauerkraut, German sausage, green beans and spaetzel dinner on November 12. We thank Willow…

Balancing work and family

Guest Comment by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo   As a husband, father and grandfather, I understand the challenges of balancing time with family and our professional lives. It often seems that there is just not enough time in each day…

Efforts must continue to end domestic violence

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo This month, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, many are coming together to remember the lives lost to domestic violence, recognize survivors and collaborate with others working to raise awareness and provide resources for victims. The…

Thanks for support

To the editor, I would like to personally thank all of the businesses, farmers, and individuals who donated very generously to the Aberdeen Football Boosters. Most of the money donated this year is being used to upgrade the equipment in…

Congress inability to act

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo I recently held my third tele-townhall meeting of the year. These regular meetings are one of the ways I hear the insights of Idahoans. I value this input greatly. The primary purpose of the tele-townhall…

Outdoor recreation

by U.S. Senator Mike Crapo As summer turns to fall and many across Idaho prepare for annual hunting trips, I am reminded of outdoor recreation’s important role in our lives and communities. In experiencing the outdoors and observing our natural…