Category: Press Opinion

Junior Miss thanks Rotary Club, others

To the editor, I would like to take this opportunity to thank the American Falls Rotary Club for sponsoring the Power County Junior Miss program. Through this amazing program I have been able to build new relationships, discover new abilities,…

Thanks to FFA cleanup crew

To the editor, I need to thank the crew of FFA people who came and cleaned up my yard. Bishal Thapa (Marc Beitia’s student teacher) brought the hard working kids. They did more than expected. After the kids had to…

Letter reply to March 24 Jones letter

Open letter reply to Mr. Jones’ letter of March 24 Dear Sir, Evidently, I didn’t give enough information in my letter to the editor for people who did not attend the city council meeting concerning chickens, or who do not…

Urban chickens are hot topic

To the editor, I would like to comment on a recent hot button topic in the community – urban chickens. I don’t really count because I don’t live in American Falls, nor do I have chickens. I do find it…

After all, it’s only American Falls

To the editor, I attended an interesting city council meeting on March 3, part of which was consideration of an ordinance to allow the raising of chickens and rabbits in the city limits. I spoke to an out-of-town friend afterward…

Retracts statement on wind farms

To the editor, In the Feb. 24, 2021, issue of The Power County Press I made the statement that the “wind towers” construction debris depleted the life expectancy of our demo pit by three years. That is clearly misleading and…

In favor of Sen. Guthrie’s legislation

To the editor, Senate Bill 1132 is not just about immigration as it is incorrectly being made out to be. Senate Bill 1132 is about rural Idaho and our very limited public transportation. Residents in rural areas get around by…

Help Ellie in any way that you can

Dear community, I would like to introduce you to this fierce, blue eyed beauty that has become a personal hero of mine! Her name is Ellie Klassen, She is 10 years old and a resident of Aberdeen. Last year she…

Thanks for Wishmas help

Dear editor, American Falls High School is so grateful for all of the community’s support throughout our new Wishmas program. We would especially like to thank all of our sponsors. Our premium sponsors are All Coverage Insurance, Falls Grill and…