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Car show set for Aug. 15

August 7, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The seventh-annual Franklin County Car Show will be held on Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Preston City Park, near the fairgrounds, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. An organizing committee wants to let auto show enthusiasts know about the upcoming show held in conjunction with the Franklin County Fair. The...

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State reports first WNV case

August 7, 2015
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Idaho’s first human case of West Nile Virus infection in 2015 was confirmed in a Washington County woman in southwest Idaho. The woman, over the age of 50, is recovering from West Nile fever and did not require hospitalization. Nine Idaho counties in Idaho have reported West Nile Virus-positive mosquitoes during routine surveillance, which...

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New stop signs placed on 400 W. at 200 S.

August 6, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Residents living along 400 West and those motorists using the city street will soon see two new stop signs at 200 S. The Preston City Council on Monday agreed to add the signs at the intersection, which will make it a four-way stop. Councilman Todd Thomas put the...

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Henrie selected as County’s new building inspector

August 6, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Randy Henrie, a Riverdale resident, has been hired by Franklin County as its new building inspector. Henrie replaces John Burg, who has worked as a building inspector for both the county and Preston City for a number of years. Burg is “retiring” from his duties with the county,...

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Big horn tags released

August 6, 2015
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The Idaho Fish and Game Commission released two 2016 bighorn sheep tags, one for lottery and for one for auction, at its regular meeting in Pocatello on Thursday, July 30. The lottery tag was awarded to the Idaho Wild Sheep Foundation and the auction tag was awarded to the Wild Sheep Foundation. Both organizations...

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Bird seasons set

August 6, 2015
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Idaho bird hunters will get a liberal mourning dove season, more sandhill crane tags and an early Canada goose season in southeastern Idaho this year. Hound hunters will also be allowed to use dogs to pursue mountain lions and black bears during November in some northern Idaho units. On Thursday, July 30, the Idaho...

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