Laborers wanted

Laborers wanted
to install fiber this summer in American Falls. Ages 17 and up. Starting wage
$14-$16 per hour.
Higher pay is available if applicant has a CDL.
Call Challis

The Aberdeen Times Part-Time Editor

The Aberdeen Times is looking to hire a part-time editor. Position could become full-time. Looking for someone who is self motivated with writing, reporting and photography skills. Must have own transportation. Some evening and weekend hours will be required. Applications are available at The Aberdeen Times office, 31 S. Main, Aberdeen.

Republican Primary crucial for District 28 candidates

The Idaho primary election will be held on Tuesday, May 17, at county polling places. For more information on county polling places, or on voter registration or affiliating with a party for the primary, contact the Power County Clerk’s Office at 208-226-7611.

Most important for local voters, voters will be choosing a state senator and state representatives for District 28. Because of redistricting, only one candidate is an incumbent, state senator Jim Guthrie. At the very least, the state representatives for Power County will be new this year.

A voter guide, featuring a question and answer section with each contested race for the state senate and state house is included in this week’s Press.

Lamb Weston officials outline new plant plans, get reduction in taxes by county commission

by Daniel Moore

Press Staff Writer

The Power County Commissioners gave Lamb Weston a significant tax break to promote the construction of a new, $4.25 million new potato processing facility the company plans on building directly behind the current structure near American Falls.

The commissioners met with Lamb Weston vice president over taxes Mark Wynn and with plant manager Jon Schutte on Thursday, Aug. 19. The two gave an overview of the current projects happening at Lamb Weston and the new project before outlining what they would like in tax savings. When the new project is finished, the plant will be the largest plant owned by…

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Softball winners

The 3D Farms co-ed softball team took first place in the Aberdeen Daze tournament. See more winners in the paper edition of The Aberdeen Times! Subscribe Today!

Absentee ballots start being mailed this week

Election guide for contested elections in this week’s Press

by Daniel Moore

Press Staff Writer

The Tuesday, May 19, primary election will be moved entirely to absentee ballots, where voters can fill out their ballot at home and submit the ballot, to help limit the spread of COVID-19. The county is processing the requests, and will start mailing out absentee…

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Westport Apartments

Westport Apartments Now accepting applications for 2-3 bedroom units. Affordable Housing. Call 208-226-7095 for more information.


Grand Cascade Apartments

Grand Cascade
Now renting 1 and 2 bedroom units.
Low income housing
Call 208-226-5321
for more information