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Service projects sought

March 26, 2013
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Service projects sought

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor For the past several years students at Preston High School have been out in the spring performing service projects, like cleaning up trash along the highways and other community-oriented tasks. Faculty and administrators lead students who work together to give back to the community. This year the Preston...

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Population drops slightly

March 23, 2013
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By CITIZEN STAFF  Even with Franklin County’s relatively high birth rate, there were still 11 fewer people listed by the Census Bureau as living here in 2012 compared to 2011. Figures released on the census by the Idaho Department of Labor indicate Franklin County’s population dropped from 12,797 in 2011 to 12,786 a year...

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Poison Prevention Week

March 23, 2013
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IDHW gives tips to help safeguard against poisoning   By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Idaho Department of Health and Welfare officials are gearing up to educate the public about the dangers of accidental poisoning this week as part of National Poison Prevention week. Accidental poisoning is the third leading cause of unintentional deaths...

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Soil testing started at Horse Station

March 23, 2013
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Soil testing started at Horse Station

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Soil testing on 167 acres in Franklin at the Horse Station at Cache Valley has begun under the direction of STRATA, a Boise-based company. STRATA will oversee geotechnical engineering and testing of the ground as work continues to develop a master plan for the project. The Horse Station...

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Extension to present gardening series

March 22, 2013
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SPRING CLEAN TIME 3X5

Spring is right around the corner and many of us are getting in the mood for gardening projects. The University of Idaho Franklin County Extension office will be presenting a five class series on popular gardening topics. All classes will be on Wednesday evenings and will be two hours long. The first will be...

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Spring cleanup to begin next month

March 22, 2013
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FCMC - WILLOW VAL PATTEN 4X9.5

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor Preston’s annual spring cleanup will begin on Monday, April 22, and conclude on Friday, May 3. Material will be collected on the north side of Oneida from April 22-26. City crews will pick debris up on the south side of Oneida from April 29-May 3. City council president...

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