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Caution advised when filling portable fuel containers

September 21, 2012
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citizen FALL CLEARANCE

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Franklin County Fire Marshal Scott Martin is advising residents to take caution when filling portable containers with any type of fuel, especially during the upcoming fall big game hunts. He said convenience store owners and employees have recently asked for code interpretations of these practices due to increasing...

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Video Report – Preston High School Volleyball

September 20, 2012
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Preston (Idaho) High School hosted Soda Springs and Minico High Schools in volleyball last week. The Indians were able to pull out two much-needed wins. This video was produced and copyrighted by the Preston Citizen, a multi-media company. To order a copy call 208-852-0155.

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County EOC activated

September 20, 2012
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NEW FALL ARRIVALS 4x8

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor The Franklin County Emergency Operation Center was activated on Wednesday, Sept 12, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for functional exercise simulating a terrorist attack on Pacific Corp’s existing Oneida Narrows Dam. The mock disaster also included a dam breach near Soda Springs. The exercise was generated by...

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Preston runs to second place

September 19, 2012
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By ELLEN GREGORY  For The Citizen It was a fast day for running at Ross Park in Pocatello at the Century Invitational on Friday. Hosted by district rival Century High, multiple Preston runners turned in their fastest times yet this season. Both girls’ and boys’ teams locked up second place. 5A Idaho Falls took...

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Reading Club sign up open

September 19, 2012
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LET IT GO 3x2

By CITIZEN STAFF  With the official arrival of fall on Saturday, Sept. 22, that means it’s time to sign up for the yearly Boys’ Reading Club at the Larsen-Sant Library. The club is geared to boys ages 8-12 and meets the first Wednesday of each month through May. The first session will be Oct....

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Commission declines canal company request

September 19, 2012
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FCMC HOME HEALTH 4X4

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant Editor The Franklin County Commission has declined a request from Twin Lakes Canal Company to retract letters sent to the Idaho Water Resource Board (IWRB) regarding an access road to a proposed Oneida Narrows Reservoir. All three county commissioners stated they will not retract the letters for the following...

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Local deer poacher nabbed

September 18, 2012
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ADVENTURE VIDEO 3X2

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor A Franklin County man has been cited on two counts of taking doe mule deer out of season and two counts of wanton destruction of big game (waste) related to a poaching case in Preston last month. On Monday, Aug. 20, Fish and Game Conservation Officer Korey Owens...

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FCMC holds open house for new doc

September 18, 2012
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YARD SALE 9-19

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A successful open house to welcome Dr. Chelsie Morrison to the Franklin County community concluded Thursday afternoon in front of a recently remodeled family practice office shared by Morrison and Dr. Lynn Eskelson. Dr. Morrison, a Franklin-area native and graduate of Preston High School, opened her practice on...

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OSA receives grant

September 18, 2012
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DEER CLIFF FB 2012

    By NECIA P. SEAMONS Citizen staff writer The restoration of the Oneida Stake Academy has received a significant boost from the Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation, Inc. The Oneida Stake Academy Foundation (OSAF) recently was awarded a $25,000 grant from the Cunningham Foundation to restore the main beam under the academy’s elegant ballroom....

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Flu clinics scheduled

September 18, 2012
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The Southeast Idaho Public Health Department will be sponsoring a flu vaccination clinic at its Preston office on Thursday, Sept 20, from 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. They will also be doing flu shots on Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and again from 1 to 3:30 p.m. For more information contact...

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