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Cooperation solves rotting wheat problem

  Thresher Wheat plans new grain storage facility by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer A bumper crop of wheat coupled with an unusually large amount of rain led to a smelly situation for local grain buyer Thresher Artisan Wheat, but…

Smoking ban in parks assigned to committee

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls City Council is still looking at banning smoking around structures in city parks, like shelters and playground equipment, but maybe not with the same law it is now considering. The ordinance…

2015 begins with zero DUIs

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer The New Year’s holiday is classically symbolized by champagne glasses and streamers. Ringing in the new calendar with revelry is a time-honored tradition. For many people around the world the celebration includes alcohol. For…

New AA group starting

A new Alcoholics Anonymous group is starting up in American Falls. The group will meet every Wednesday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the American Falls American Legion building at 235 Idaho St. The meetings will start Wednesday, Jan. 7.…

Lamb Weston, Magnida come to agreement

by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer A Christmas Eve announcement from Magnida and ConAgra Foods/Lamb Weston brings an end to contention between the two companies. The two companies released a joint statement on Wednesday, Dec. 24, saying they had reached…