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Scramble set at golf course Saturday

October 2, 2012
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Preston Golf and Country Club will be hosting a Fall One-Man (person) Scramble on Saturday, Oct. 6. Entry fee is $65 for non-members including cart and $45 for members. Flights will be determined by entries with players receiving 80 percent of their handicap. Players will go out in tee times starting at 9 a.m....

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Pirates sail away from Bears

October 2, 2012
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By CONNOR WALDRON WS sports writer The West Side Pirates pulled away from host Bear Lake in the second half on Friday night, beating the Bears 38-14. The first half was rough for the Pirates but they led at the end of the second quarter 14–0. On the kickoff in the third quarter Bear...

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PHS girls end week on winning note

October 2, 2012
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By TERESA CHIPMAN PHS sports writer After beginning the week with a disappointing loss to Pocatello, the Indian girls finished with victories over Bonneville and Marsh Valley. Tuesday, Oct. 2, they travelled to Blackfoot (score not available at press time) where a win will give them second seed in the district and a bye...

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Boys clinch 2nd

October 2, 2012
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Preston’s Tyler Ward, 5, controls the ball and moves it downfield
against Marsh Valley last Saturday. The Indians beat the Eagles 1-0. District tournaments start on Saturday.

By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Indians have clinched at least the second seed and a first-round bye after last week’s victories finishing with Marsh Valley in Arimo on Saturday, Sept. 29. Preston rested most of its varsity roster against the Eagles. Since many teams they play have no junior varsity, Coach Robert...

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FOL wants city backing

October 2, 2012
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By RODNEY D. BOAM Citizen editor   With only two months to go before the Festival of Lights changes Preston’s State Street into a lighted paradise with assorted holiday activities, the planning and organization is moving forward. Ron Smellie and Kris Beckstead went before the Preston City Council last week and asked the city...

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Utah State Football Ranks 11th In The Nation In Total Defense Again

October 1, 2012
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  LOGAN, Utah – Following its 35-13 Homecoming win against UNLV this past weekend, Utah State is now 4-1 on the season and off to its best start since 1978 when that Aggie team won its first five games. One of the main reasons for USU’s success thus far is the play of its defense....

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Last maze days: Final year of Swainston’s free corn maze

September 29, 2012
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Last maze days: Final year of Swainston’s free corn maze

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Mandy Swainston Fleshman has been building a corn maze in Winder since she was 11 years old. Now at 23, married and moving to San Diego, the corn maze will fade into cow corn heaven. This will be the last year the daughter of Kay and Lorie Swainston...

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Air pollution reports now available

September 28, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor   Those interested in knowing what air pollution levels are in Franklin County can now check on an Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) website or call a 24-hour hotline at (208) 239-5028. Based on federal standards, DEQ calculates a daily Air Quality Index (AQI) based on the...

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United Way: Seeking Franklin board members

September 28, 2012
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FCMC OPEN HOUSE 9-2012

By CITIZEN STAFF  FORT HALL – United Way of Southeastern Idaho held its 2012-2013 campaign kickoff last week at the new Shoshone Bannock Hotel in Fort Hall. This year’s campaign goal is $630,000, although last year some $660,000 was raised, said Robin Nelson, resource development/campaign coordinator for the nonprofit agency. It includes seven Southeastern...

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Architect selected: Hospital remodeling project to start in 90 days

September 28, 2012
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LET IT GO 3x2

By CITIZEN STAFF  The Pocatello architectural firm of Myers and Anderson has been selected to design the remodeling project at Franklin County Medical Center. It was chosen from 10 applications, with representatives from nine firms participating in an on-site walk-through earlier this month, said Hospital Administrator Mike Andrus. “The board selected them as best...

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