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Businesses now have $100,000 exemption on personal property

April 27, 2013
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FLAGS WEST 2X3.5 11-7

Due to a new tax law (House Bill 315) that takes effect immediately, businesses can exempt the first $100,000 of their personal property value under one ownership in any county. Businesses with locations in more than one county in Idaho can exempt up to $100,000 of the personal property value in each county in...

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One-man scramble set at golf course

April 26, 2013
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WILLOW VALLEY 6X45

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor Preston Golf and Country Club will be hosting a One-Man (person) Scramble on May 4. The entry fee is $65 for non-members including cart and $40 for members. Flights will be determined by entries with players receiving 80 percent of their handicap. Players will go out in tee...

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Construction increasing

April 26, 2013
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BRADYS 1X5

By CITIZEN STAFF  With the arrival of spring after a long, hard winter, there seems to be a revival of interest in more outside endeavors, possibly including the construction of new homes. “Through the winter it’s been real slow,” said John Burg, Franklin County building inspector. “Now that spring’s coming, we’re getting a bubble...

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New lights a possibility at railroad crossing

April 26, 2013
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21 PRINCIPLES FEATURE 3X5 1

By ROBERT S. MERRILL Assistant editor County, state and Union Pacific Railroad officials are pursuing installation of a second set of warning lights on Highway 36, at a railroad crossing near Dayton where a fatal accident occurred earlier this year. County officials have been in discussion with the Idaho Department of Transportation and Union...

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Public hearing to be held on East Oneida project

April 26, 2013
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REMODELING SALE 4X8

By ROBERT S. MERRILL  Assistant editor A public hearing will be held at the Franklin County Extension office, 561 W. Oneida, on Thursday, May 9, from 4-7 p.m. to answer questions and provide information on a proposed East Oneida road reconstruction project. Preston and Franklin County have been working together for a number of...

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Generating power: Irrigation company to install hydro generator

April 25, 2013
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STEPH GOT KEYS 3X3

By RODNEY D. BOAM  Citizen editor In July of 2011, the Consolidated Irrigation Company of Preston filed an application for a preliminary permit, to study the feasibility of building a 500-kilowatt turbine-generator on the Mink and Cub Creeks. Consolidated Irrigation Company is a non-profit corporation that provides irrigation water to over 450 water-stockholders. The...

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