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Picture of the week


A juvenile bald eagle made a rest stop in the American Falls City Park. The young bird shared a tree with a crow. The bird seemed at ease as several people stopped to admire the national symbol and take pictures of the unusual visitor.

P.C. Prosecutor addresses bullying at AFHS

  by Kurtis Workman Press Staff Writer Power County Prosecutor Ryan Petersen believes bullying in American Falls schools is much more pervasive than most people believe, and statistics seem to back up Petersen’s belief. Petersen made a presentation at American…

Parking ban considered on Harrison

Council discusses ramifications of downtown project by Daniel Moore Press staff writer The downtown revitalization project will leave Harrison Street in American Falls a little narrower where Pocatello Avenue turns into it. City officials are concerned about large vehicles making the turn…

A.F. council adds new line item to budget

The American Falls City Council approved the creation of a new line-item in the city budget at their Wednesday, March 20, meeting. The council held a public hearing to take comment about opening the budget and creating the account. Hearing…

Photo of the week: Young Woman of Excellence


The 2013 Power County Young Woman of Excellence court was named following the program Saturday, March 23. The court includes: (l to r) Beary Enchanted winner Erynn Winder, third runner up Micala Gillespie, 2013 Power County Young Woman of Excellence Lindsey Woodworth, second runner up Ryan Hohenfield and first runner up Hannah Pratt. Read more and see more photos in the print edition of The Power County Press.