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Nightmare in Cokeville: 29 years after

May 13, 2015
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor A new film being released on June 5, “The Cokeville Miracle,” about the Cokeville Elementary School hostage crisis produced by T.C. Christensen, has brought back memories of the 29 year old bombing. David Young, a fired town marshal, and his wife Doris returned to the town of nearly...

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Mosquito season begins

May 13, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Mosquito abatement efforts have already started this spring in Franklin County in an effort to reduce the biting pests. Dennie Giles, of the county’s mosquito abatement district, said typically there are many sloughs and standing water in areas from Banida-to-Weston that are ideal for mosquito breeding. “But this...

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Course to host Spring Scramble

May 13, 2015
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By JOHN VAN VLEET  PGCC head pro Preston Golf and Country Club will be hosting its Spring One-man Scramble on Saturday. The entry fee for non-members is $65 including cart. There will be tee times starting at 7:30 a.m. and will be given on a first-call basis. Call early to get a preferred tee...

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Absentee ballots for plant facility levy found at courthouse

May 13, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Absentee balloting for a Preston School District five-year plant facility levy is ongoing at the Franklin County Courthouse. Elections Clerk Camille Larsen said the levy election would be held at various polling locations in the Preston School District on Tuesday, May 19. Polls will be open that day...

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Classifieds – May 13, 2015

May 12, 2015
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  WORK Sprinkler pipe mover needed. Call 208-852-2044   SUMMER CLEANER NEEDED. West Side School District. Applications available: Online:www.westside202.com Phone: 208-747-3502. Email: sphillips@westside202.com   Certified Nursing Assistant – Part Time. The Certified Nursing Assistant is a nursing team member who provides assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the residents’ assessment and...

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Stamping out 5,360 pounds

May 12, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston postal carriers did more than deliver mail on Saturday. They collected food donations with their counterparts across the country in the National Association of Letter Carriers “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. Local carriers and their family members collected 5,360 pounds of food, according to Postmaster Val Porter....

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Signs banned

May 12, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor No yard sale or other signs will be allowed on any tree, lamppost, hydrant, telephone or electric light pole in Preston. City council member Saundra Hubbard said city crews and other officials would remove these signs. She referred to an exsisting city ordinance. “No person, firm or corporation...

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Abel felony charge clarified

May 12, 2015
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Citizen Staff  A story in last week’s May 6 edition of The Preston Citizen concerning John Abel, owner of the Blue Sphinx in Franklin, revealed felony charges were filed against him. Additional court documentation revealed Abel pled guilty to one felony charge of possession of a firearm. The charge he pled guilty to in...

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News of Record – May 13, 2015

May 12, 2015
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Preston Police Department  Law Incident Media Summary Report, April 23 – May 6, 2015  Traffic violation, April 23 – An adult female was cited for driving without privileges. Accident, April 23 – Police investigated a two-car crash at 100 E. U.S. 91. Hit and Run Accident, April 25 – Police investigated a hit and...

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Limb falls on trimmer

May 12, 2015
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By CITIZEN STAFF  A 35 year-old woman was injured while cutting down a tree near Oxford at 8419 N. Westside Highway on Thursday afternoon. Franklin County Sheriffs Dept. was called to assist local Emergency Medical Service with the call. The woman was trimming trees when a tree branch fell on her, injuring her back...

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