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Mormon leaders call for laws that protect religious freedom

January 27, 2015
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NEWS RELEASE — 27 JANUARY 2015 SALT LAKE CITY — Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called Tuesday for legislation across the United States that protects vital religious freedoms. At the same time, the Church said it would support legislation where it is being sought to provide protections in housing,...

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Help requested to solve shooting cases

January 25, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor The Franklin County Sheriff’s office is investigating two incidents, which are believed to be related, of a shotgun that was fired at houses on the West Side. The first occurred approximately two weeks ago, according to Chief Deputy Karen Hatch. She said it was a delayed report and...

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Yak Man

January 25, 2015
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Sheldon and Candy Longhurst of Mink Creek picked up a couple of yaks a few years ago as part of a plan to become self-sufficient  Story and photos by RODNEY D. BOAM    Part of the charm of living on a ranch is teaching children how to work. All of Sheldon Longhurst’s five children have...

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Derby dangles worm in front of winter anglers

January 25, 2015
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Nearly 500 fishermen came to Soda Springs to hook lunkers as part of the Winter Carnival    By DAVID ASHBY  Idaho State Journal SODA SPRINGS — When Adam Christensen gave his 12-year-old son, Hunter, a rod to fish with on Saturday in Soda Springs, the two almost had a catastrophe. “I turned my back...

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Rock hard: Former Preston resident, Emily Johnson Ingram, recently took first place at international body building competition

January 25, 2015
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Former Preston High School graduate Emily Johnson Ingram is making quite a name for herself as a professional body builder. Ingram lives in Cumming, Ga., just outside of Atlanta where her husband, Paul, works as a CPA. Ingram took first in her division at a recent world body...

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East Oneida work set for fall

January 23, 2015
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A major reconstruction effort on East Oneida in Preston and Franklin County could possibly start this coming October and will take 36 months to complete. “The project is in line for federal funding during Fiscal-year 2016,” said Preston City engineer Darek Kimball. “The new fiscal year starts on...

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