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Gift deadline set on Dec. 15

December 1, 2012
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Angel Tree officials would like to inform the public gifts for “less fortunate” children need to be turned into True Value, ALCO and M. H. Kings stores by Dec 15. The toy pick up is on Dec 20. If organizers can get the toys on Dec. 15, it will give them time to separate...

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Preston bowlers compete

December 1, 2012
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FCMC TREE LIGHTING

By CYNDI WALL For The Citizen On Saturday, Nov. 10, the Preston Special Olympic team traveled to Pocatello for the Southeast Regional bowling competition. Seventeen of the team’s athletes participated in the event. Each athlete bowls in individual heats against other athletes with the same skill level. The results in the ramp category –...

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Deer warning issued by Fish and Game

November 30, 2012
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REDNECK LUAU

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Several deer have been hit by motorists in Franklin county recently and resident Idaho Fish and Game officer Korey Owens is warning people that big game animals are down in the valley seeking forage. “Both deer and elk are in farm fields trying to find something a little...

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Nutcracker to open next week

November 29, 2012
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FCMC CHILDBIRTH CLASSES COLOR 3X5

Christmas classic brings over 65 locals together for holiday production    By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor The Nutcracker is this year’s Christmas production by the Franklin County Theater Arts Council. The Christmas Classic will be performed at the Worm Creek Opera House on Dec. 6, 7 and 8 at 7 p.m. There will...

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Nominations now open for Citizen award

November 28, 2012
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The Preston Citizen will present its second-annual Wayne D. Bell/J. Walter Ross Citizen of the Year award in January. The person selected will be announced in our annual Progress Edition. The award will be presented to a resident of any community in Franklin County for outstanding service over a substantial period of time. It...

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Property taxes due

November 28, 2012
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BARGAIN BONANZA

By ROBERT MERRILL Assistant editor Property owners in Franklin County and across Idaho have just over three weeks to pay their first-half, 2012 property tax payments. The deadline is Thursday, Dec. 20, at 5 p.m. The full property tax assessment bill has two deadlines for payments. The first half is due on Dec. 20...

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City plans to open intersection

November 28, 2012
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CHRISTMAS SPECIALS 4X16

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston City is moving ahead with plans to open 400 East at U.S. 91. The access to the highway was at one time open, but closed several years ago after a highway-widening project was completed. Mayor F. Lee Hendrickson said several businesses and residents have indicated a desire...

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Marathon man speaks to Oakwood students

November 28, 2012
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Andrea Murray holds her son, Nash, who is the inspiration of her husband Brady’s foundation, Racing for Orphans with Down Syndrome (RODS).

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Former Preston resident Brady Murray, who has recently been raising awareness for children with Down Syndrome, was in Preston recently to visit with the students at Pioneer Elementary School. Murray started racing in triathlons to bring awareness to a foundation he started, Racing for Orphans with Down Syndrome...

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Festival rings in Holidays

November 27, 2012
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PRESTON DRUG 2X6

By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor The Grand Lighted Parade, the highlight of the Preston Festival of Lights, kicked off the holiday weekend with a spectacular fireworks show before it started on Friday, Nov. 23. Activities concluded on Saturday, Nov. 24. The two nights attracted large crowds along State Street to watch the dazzling...

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Mr. Stewart goes to Washington

November 27, 2012
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THE GUARDIAN 3X5

Long-time Weston resident soundly wins Utah federal seat    By CITIZEN STAFF  Chris Stewart, longtime Weston resident who still has relatives there, soundly beat out his Democratic opponent for the Utah House District 2 seat in the general election earlier this month. Stewart took about 62 percent of the vote versus Democrat Jay Seegmiller...

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