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Dunn living his dream

July 18, 2014
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Brennyn Dunn, son of Mackay and Dani Dunn, started his collegiate football career at Boise State University as a redshirt freshman at the tight end position. Last season he appeared in a few games as a freshman and reserve tight end. Not to be discouraged, Dunn is living...

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Collision injures motorcyclist

July 17, 2014
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  By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor     A motorcycle/car crash Wednesday evening sent one Dayton resident to the Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello with non-life-threatening injuries. On Wednesday at approximately 6:15 p.m., the Idaho State Police investigated a two-vehicle injury crash on Highway 36 Milepost 130, just west of Preston. Carl Bingham,...

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Rodeo events shaping up

July 17, 2014
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor That Famous Preston Night Rodeo is shaping up to another grand event with another locally sponsored sheep versus kid event, an award winning announcer and a specialty act that brings down the house wherever he goes. Ron Keller Tire is sponsoring the Muttin Bustin again this year. Signups...

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Kidney fun run set

July 17, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A 5K and fun run is being organized by the King Smith family to raise awareness for kidney health and transplants. The event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 2, and will start at 8 a.m. at the Preston High School track on 200 East. A check-in will...

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Officials caution fire safety in county

July 17, 2014
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By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor There are no fire restrictions yet on National Forest ground in southeastern Idaho, despite increasingly dry conditions on the valley floors. “We don’t have any fire restrictions on Forest Service land across southeastern Idaho, including Franklin County,” said Dennis Duehren, with the regional office in Montpelier. “We always...

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Remembering the first night rodeo

July 17, 2014
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By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor Burnise Mecham, 90, remembers saddling up his Shetland pony when he was 10 years-old and riding from Riverdale the five miles to Preston for the Fourth of July Rodeo activities. He spent all day there, then rode his pony home. “I would tie my pony to one of...

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