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Picture of the week: When opportunity knocks

moose

Biologists from the Idaho Department of Fish and Game attempt to place a collar around the neck of a young moose prior to relocating the animal to another part of the county. The biologists will use the collar which is equipped with a radio and GPS transmitters that will allow biologists the opportunity to study the moose’s movements around its new home range.

Picture of the week: See what’s cooking

salmon

Volunteers for the Power County Search and Rescue flip some salmon during the annual salmon barbecue. All that fish did not go to waste; over 1,900 people attended the event throughout Saturday, July 12.

Democrats remove themselves from November ballot

Packer, Guthrie and Andrus currently unopposed, by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer There might be fewer names on the ballot this November than originally anticipated. Democratic candidates Peggy Evans and Lin Whitworth and Marshall Evans have withdrawn their names from…

Picture of the week: Playing up a storm

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Members of the 25th Army Band Wind Groups Little Big Band play during a concert in the American Falls City Park of Friday, July 4. The Little Big Band and Mayhem Battalion are two sub groups of the larger band stationed at Gowen Field near Boise. The groups were touring the area following a performance in the Pocatello Independence Day parade. Nearly 80 people braved heat and rain to watch the bands play.

Picture of the Week: Lights Out

A car sits in the backyard of a house near Polk Street on Tuesday, June 24. The driver of the car hit a power pole in the alley breaking the pole before crashing through the fence and hitting a tree. The accident knocked out power around American Falls for about one hour. Only minor injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

A car sits in the backyard of a house near Polk Street on Tuesday, June 24. The driver of the car hit a power pole in the alley breaking the pole before crashing through the fence and hitting a tree. The accident knocked out power around American Falls for about one hour. Only minor injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

Earl contends state should reorganize local GOP

  Republican meeting was improperly held, he said by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer Not enough precinct committeeman attended the Power County Republican reorganization meeting on Thursday, May 29, to vote on county Republican officers and choose delegates to the…