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Tomorrow will be better

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel   An expensive new car stopped at the top of the Mississippi River and an elegant gentleman got out of the car. He decided to climb over the railing and prepared…

Work and play

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia As Al and I dropped into the headwaters of the South Fork of the Boise it looked far better than I had hoped, given its recent history. The waters were crystal clear with riffles,…

Compras para ti

Anoche pensé en ti, Pensé tanto, que sentí ganas de regalarte un regalo…Después pensé, que no fuera uno, sino varios… Pensé que tenían que ser cosas que a ti te gustaran y además, que te fueran útiles… Fue así, que…

Shopping for you

I thought of you last night, so much that I felt like giving you a present…Then I thought not just one but several… I thought it had to be something you would like but also something useful. It was so,…

Watch your water, protect ag classes

Our City by Dan Hammond, American Falls City Council American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia is taking a well deserved vacation to practice his passion of fly fishing. I’m sure he is having a great time and he’ll probably catch some…

Answers I couldn’t give

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia As was to be expected folks came to the city council meeting two weeks ago a bit more than upset and they were expecting answers. I couldn’t give them the one they wanted…

The value of a prayer

Lord…Help me to tell the truth before strong men without hesitation or fear, and to not tell lies to win the applause of the weak who let their honesty be bought with praise, position or money. If you give me…

Waves

by Adrian and Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emanuel A child made a wooden boat and he went happily to try it out on the lake, but unwittingly the small boat was driven by a light wind. The small wooden…

A wonderful place to call home

Our City by A.F. City councilmember Kristen Jensen I appreciate the opportunity to contribute to the mayor’s column this week. During the past week I participated in the Northwest Community Development Institute. People from all around the state attended and…