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Wind storm tears through county

A wind storm with what some are describing as hurricane force winds rolled through Power County late Labor Day, on Monday, Sept. 7. The wind storm left Power County’s emergency responders busy through the night as they dealt with multiple…

A.F. council holds hearing on $9.1 million budget

Public hearing set for utility fees by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer The American Falls City Council held two public hearings during its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19, and scheduled a third. The council had no public comment on a…

City eyes new credit card, phone systems

by Daniel Moore Press Staff Writer New American Falls Mayor Rebekah Sorensen presided over her first meeting as mayor on Wednesday, July 15, where the council discussed a new phone system and credit card system. The council stopped short of…

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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