Laurie Welch

Mini-Cassia Reporter, Voice Editor


Mini-Cassia reporter and editor of the Voice.

The Burley Area Action Team, the city of Burley, a Burley High School gardening class and many volunteers worked together to plant flowers in …

A volunteer places flowers in a pot in downtown Burley on May 26.

Minidoka County Historical Society Board President Jim Grisenti talks about the WWII war camp building belonging to Dave Teeter that was donat…

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The Milner Recreation Area is 9 miles west of Burley. If you are traveling west from Burley on U.S. Highway 30 you can follow the signs. I think they catch catfish and other fish all along the Snake River in that area.

Laurie Welch commented on BLOG: Rating Magic Valley Courtrooms

There are wooden benches in the courtrooms at the new Cassia County Courthouse. There were also wooden benches at the old courthouse. The new courtrooms look nice and smell new but there are no windows, unlike the old courtrooms.. Fifth District Magistrate Judge Mick Hodges once told me he h…

Thanks for sharing your memories of the community. It is amazing how things change over the years. I remember all those Rupert businesses, too. Tots to Teens and Ropers also had stores in Burley. The history of those businesses alone is outstanding. Is the CD you mentioned the City of Rocks …

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