Picture of the week: Just a little off the top

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A semi truck is filled with tons of old asphalt on Monday, July 8. Removing the asphalt is the first step in the American Falls downtown revitalization project. Work is slated to continue along Harrison Street to the intersection of Fort Hall Avenue, then on Fort Hall to Idaho Street.

Wildfires keep BLM crews busy

Asks for public help to prevent summer burns Hot, dry temperatures, lighting and human-caused wildfires have kept BLM Idaho wildland firefighters busy these past few weeks. With increased temperatures expected to continue, firefighters are asking the public to help prevent…

Slow start, but A.F. revitalization underway

The American Falls downtown revitalization project is getting underway, but there are many things left to settle before large scale demolition and then construction begins. The recent discovery of needed paperwork that will delay full-scale construction has tightened the schedule…