Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Blog Archives

Sheriff’s dept to patrol campgrounds

January 24, 2014
By
TAX FORMS 2013 2x3

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The Franklin County Commission recently approved a contract with the Forest Service for the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department to provide law enforcement patrols at campgrounds this summer and fall. The county’s Search and Rescue unit will patrol Willow Flat and Albert Moser campgrounds in Cub River Canyon as...

Read more »

New Kings manager settles in

January 24, 2014
By
Adrian Bench is the new manager of Kings. He said he’s excited to be in Preston.

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor The new M.H. Kings manager is Adrian Bench. He has been with Kings for five years. Originally from Burley, Bench has worked in Shelley, Middleton, Pocatello and American Falls before coming to Preston. “We very excited to come here. We like the small-town experience. We are also closer...

Read more »

Creagh to speak at West Side, PSD

January 24, 2014
By
FCMC PATTEN TESTING 4X4 10-30

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Milton Creagh, a motivational presenter, will be speaking to students and parents in the West Side and Preston School districts in March. The Preston’s Elk Lodge and the Franklin County Coalition Against Substance Abuse are sponsoring this event, said Spencer Barzee, West Side School District superintendent. “Creagh will...

Read more »

West Side to hold two levy elections in March

January 23, 2014
By
WILLOW VALLEY 5X7.5

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor DAYTON – West Side School District will hold supplemental levy and plant facility levy elections in less than seven weeks. They will be held on Tuesday, March 11. The elections this year will be conducted by the Franklin County Clerk’s office. A new law, passed three years ago...

Read more »

Grooming begins; avalanche danger high

January 23, 2014
By
1034825_BANKRUPTCY 1X2

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Some grooming of snowmobile trails in Franklin County has started because of recent snowfall. Warren Wilde, county emergency services director, who is also chair of the tri-county snowmobile-grooming committee, said grooming of snowmobile trails in higher elevations started last week. “We finally got enough snow at higher elevations...

Read more »

Drought looms; irrigation supply concerns deepen

January 23, 2014
By
ANIMAL MED SPAY CLINIC 2X6

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Even though snow storms have rolled through the area the past few days, some area farmers are getting worried about irrigation supplies for this coming growing season. Officials say unless wet conditions materialize in the next six-to-eight weeks, there is a mounting cause for concern. Lauritz Smith, water...

Read more »

Froerer leaving

January 22, 2014
By
FCMC HOME HEALTH 4X5

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Editor Roxanne H. Froerer, FNP, has closed the doors of the Preston Nurse Practitioners office at 134 S. State in Preston after being a healthcare provider in the Preston-area community for over a decade. “The time has come to turn another chapter in my book,” she said. “I am going...

Read more »

Hoyt busted for poaching

January 22, 2014
By
cit letterhead ad

A wildlife backer and past director of the Greater Yellowstone Coalition has pleaded guilty to poaching two elk in Caribou County. Marv Hoyt, of Idaho Falls, acknowledged in court he illegally killed two cow elk during a November hunting trip to Caribou County. Hoyt has criticized mining activities in Caribou County and southeastern Idaho....

Read more »

Legislative update: Wide support for Idaho Common Core

January 22, 2014
By
NEW ARRIVALS 1-22-14

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Implementation of new Idaho Common Core Standards for K-12 education was discussed at the Idaho Legislature this past week and local Representative Marc Gibbs supports the concept. He said he and a lot of his colleagues in Boise support the common core concept. Gibbs said Idaho’s Common Core...

Read more »

Video Report – Preston boys’ basketball vs. Blackfoot

January 21, 2014
By

Read more »


 Powered by Max Banner Ads 

Fall Sports