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Road victory – PHS comes back against Century

January 10, 2012
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Road victory – PHS comes back against Century

By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Preston Indians brought home their first district win of the season on Saturday. The 62-59 victory came despite being on the road and trailing by nine at half. Things weren’t looking good for Preston at first. The Diamondbacks were strong in outside shooting and just out-hustled the...

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PHS wrestlers hold their own

January 10, 2012
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By ELLEN GREGORY For The Citizen  In a tournament which included the first- and second-ranked 5-A teams in Utah, the Preston Indian wrestlers individually did a good job of holding their own. The Bobcat Brawl was hosted by Sky View High School in Smithfield on Dec. 6 and 7. Some of the Preston squad...

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Indian girls drop 3

January 10, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer The Indians lost at Blackfoot on Saturday, Jan. 7, 67-54. They were defeated 54-38 at home on Jan. 5, by Pocatello and 57-44 on Jan. 3, by Burley. Preston will travel to Shelley on tonight and host Century on Friday. They will travel to Pocatello on Tuesday, Jan....

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District win – WS Pirates take it to Aberdeen Tigers on the road

January 10, 2012
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District win – WS Pirates take it to Aberdeen Tigers on the road

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The West Side Pirates opened district play on the road on Wednesday and soundly defeated the Aberdeen Tigers by a 20-point margin 50-30. Coach Tyler Brown said he believes the team played its best defense of the year in the win. He singled out JD Cook, Mason Lemmon...

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Pirate grapplers do well at two-day tournament

January 10, 2012
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By ANDREA MARTIN WS sports writer The West Side wrestlers headed over to Bear Lake this last week to compete in the two-day tournament. Overall the team did pretty well. They went hoping to improve a lot of their young wrestler’s technique and ended up competing where they had hoped to.  (See the full...

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No snow a concern for farmers

January 6, 2012
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– By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor   It’s too early yet to hit the panic button about lack of snowfall and moisture in the northern end of Cache Valley. But officials say unless things change in coming weeks, there is a mounting cause for concern. Lauritz Smith, water master for Twin Lakes Canal...

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Focus of 2012 Idaho State Legislature Funding of basic programs

January 6, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Things seem to getting better with Idaho’s economy and there is a projected $77 million budget surplus. But things may not be as rosy as the initial figures portray and the Idaho Legislature will have to deal with a myriad of funding requests. “The state budget, money woes,...

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Weather records set in December

January 5, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor   This past December set a record for the second driest on record in Preston with only .12 of an inch of moisture. That compares with December, 2010, being one of the wettest with 3.19 inches. King Smith, who keeps official records for the National Weather Service, said...

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IDFG seeks input

January 5, 2012
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The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking public comments on proposed changes to the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 upland game and furbearer seasons.  (See the full story in The Preston Citizen.)

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Citizen still accepting nominations for Citizen of the Year

January 4, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The Preston Citizen is seeking nominations for its first-annual Wayne D. Bell/J. Walter Ross Citizen of the Year Award. The award will be presented in February. The person selected will be announced in the annual Progress Edition. The award will be presented to a resident of any community...

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