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Bus crash sends two to hospital

August 24, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor   DAYTON – The first week of school got off to a “shaky” start in the West Side School District when a school bus and pickup truck collided Thursday afternoon sending a student and the truck driver to a local hospital. Idaho State Police, who investigated the accident,...

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Hospital approves new cardiac monitoring items

August 24, 2012
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By CITIZEN STAFF  After hearing Franklin County Medical Center’s current SpaceLabs cardiac monitoring system is in “urgent need of replacement,” last week, the board of trustees approved a partial replacement and upgrade Some $68,045 was approved to make improvements to the current 15-year-old system following a presentation by nursing staff member LuAnn Nielsen, RN,...

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FCMC sends out surveys

August 24, 2012
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By CITIZEN STAFF  Final comments and input were sought from the Franklin County Medical Center board of trustees, last week, as preparations continue to conduct a major random survey in the county. Trish Checketts, hospital foundation director and grant writer, is preparing what will consist of about 1,000 random opinion surveys mailed to county...

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Preston ready for Bear River

August 23, 2012
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Derreck Kulicke catches the ball and heads up field on Friday in a full scrimmage. Eric Silva is in hot pursuit. Preston plays its first game of the year at home against the Bear River Bears this Friday at 7 p.m.

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor This Friday the fall football season kicks off at Preston High School against the Bear River Bears of Tremonton in a non-conference game. First-year head coach Nick Hyde said he will employ a ground game against the Bears and all season long. For the full story subscribe to...

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WS construction: Beutler Middle School work nearly finished

August 23, 2012
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    By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor DAYTON – Construction on the Beutler Middle School is nearly complete and will be finished prior to Franklin County High School students starting school on Aug. 27. West Side School District Superintendent Barbara Taylor said Franklin County High School students will be attending school at the...

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Pirates open against Firth in away game

August 23, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The West Side Pirates will start the 2012 football campaign away this Friday at Firth this Friday. Head coach Tyson Moser expects a rough game, “because Firth is always tough, especially on the road.” But he thinks the Pirates will have a good chance against the Cougars because...

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Twin Lakes continues dam effort

August 23, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Twin Lakes Canal Company filed an appeal with the Idaho Water Resources Department on Aug. 9 seeking to reverse a preliminary order denying a water-right application for “winter water” flows in the Bear River. The water would fill a proposed irrigation/ hydroelectric reservoir in the Oneida Narrows of...

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Fundraiser: Monies to help little Pyper Monson

August 22, 2012
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Life has not been easy for four-year-old Pyper Monson. She was born with a birth defect, tibial hemimelia. At 10 months, the daughter of Maurie and Daniel Monson had her right leg amputated from the knee down. She also suffers with P.D.D (Pervasive Development Disorder) a form of...

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Franklin County Fair 2012

August 22, 2012
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By Robert S. Merrill Assistant editor Good crowds enjoyed a variety of events at this year’s Franklin County Fair from the opening kick-off Arena Cross event to the ending Bull Bonanza. Pleasant weather and a week packed full of a variety of events really made this year’s fair enjoyable, according to Fair Committee Chair...

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Caution drivers, school in session

August 21, 2012
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor It’s back-to-school time for students at Preston and West Side school districts and motorists, students, parents and school employees need to be aware of new schedules and routines for safety sake. School starts in both the Preston School District and the West Side District on Wednesday, Aug. 22....

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