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Governor to propose budget

December 31, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor The 2014 session of the Idaho Legislature will kick off this Monday, Jan. 6, in Boise with the State of the State address by Gov. C. L. “Butch” Otter and his budget projection. “We will have three main topics to deal with this year. One will be the...

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Law enforcement wants a safe New Year

December 31, 2013
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor With all the parties and celebrations on New Year’s Eve, Franklin County Chief Deputy Karen Hatch is asking for citizens to help keep the roads and highways safe by being vigilant and alert to impaired drivers. And for those attending parties where alcohol is served, be sure to...

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Hyde joins Preston’s police force

December 31, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston City has hired a new part-time police officer. Nick Hyde, a Preston High School teacher and head football coach, is now in training and will become a Level 1 officer as soon as he completes a Police Officer Standards and Training course this spring. Hyde will fill...

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Weekend house fire

December 30, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor An early Sunday morning house fire completely destroyed a home in the Dayton area. There were no injuries. Franklin County Fire Marshal Scott Martin said the fire call came in at 12:30 a.m. Sunday morning. The house was owned by Steve Kent at 364 S. Westside Highway 36,...

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Smith to head probation office

December 30, 2013
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Boone Smith has been hired as department head and chief probation officer of Franklin County Probation. The appointment was effective Dec. 24. Smith, who has been with the department for 11 years as a probation officer, fills the position held by Guy Ebanez. Ebanez submitted a letter of...

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Bees sting Preston boys

December 30, 2013
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By TERESA CHIPMAN  PHS sports writer The Preston Indians went into the Christmas break with a disappointing loss to Bonneville on Dec. 20 at home. They brought home a win from Bear Lake on Dec. 19 and hoped to carry that momentum into the Bonneville game, but took too long to find their stride....

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