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Three run for highway district job at May 18 election

An election will take place on Tuesday, May 18, for a commissioner on the Power County Highway District. Longtime highway district commissioner Robert Wetzel will be taking on two challengers, Jesse Johnston and Kade Smith. Polls will be open from…

A.F. trustees vote for four day school week

The American Falls School Board unanimously voted to go to a four-day school week on Monday, April 26 for the 2021-22 year, but there are still… Read the full story and more in the paper edition of The Power County…

Funk becomes P.C. Junior Miss

Gracie Funk, daughter of Lance and Lisa Funk of American Falls, was recognized as Power County’s 2021 Junior Miss on Saturday, April 10. She received a $1,325 scholarship in the program. The first runner up was Makenzie Smith, daughter of…

Hospital celebrates 60th anniversary

The Power County Hospital is celebrating its 60th anniversary at a pivotal year for the hospital. The hospital has completed its expansion and remodel for now – the first complete remodel beyond paint and flooring in its 60 year history.…

A.F. Chamber presents awards at banquet

The Greater American Falls Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards banquet on Thursday, April 1. Receiving awards were Idaho Central Credit Union as business of the year, Falls Dental as new business of the year, Lisa Sneddon as…