Press Opinion

Some things just fall into place

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Sometimes things just fall into place and then again at times you can do everything right and still not get the desired result. The mayflies were doing what mayflies do. They “hatch”, mate,…

Consequences of Occam’s razor

Our City by American Falls Mayor Marc Beitia As I worked back and forth between FFA members’ Supervised Agricultural Experience visits and my city job this week, the principles of Occam’s razor and unintended consequences kept popping up. In retrospect…

Finally I can see

Recently a remarkable incident occurred at a wedding in England. A rich young man in a very high position, became blind at the age of ten due to an accident. Despite his blindness he had earned many honors in his…

Change is a good thing

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Change can be good. After five days of Sani-Wipe spit baths, Al and I welcomed the hot shower after checking into the hotel in Pinedale, Wyoming. If you follow these ramblings you know…

The gorge

by Adrian & Ana Ruiz Pastors of Templo Emmanuel In one of his books, Ralph Connor tells a story about a young woman named Gwen. This young woman was rude, stubborn and she was used to always doing her will.…

Picking up the slack

To the editor, I feel that it is important to mention that through this time when the Crompton family has had a great need, the staff of The Power County Press has been able to continue to produce a paper…

We are like jewels

Several years ago in a mine in Africa the most magnificent diamond in the history of the world was discovered. It was given to the king of England to shine on his crown. The king sent the diamond to Amsterdam…

Knowing your business

Our City By A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia Twenty some years ago a small boy of five sat by his bedroom window thinking of the future. In his hand a knife. I do it sometimes, although I don’t know that I…