Jeanne Givens: Here and Now
by Carol Price Spurling
She’s the granddaughter of the last chief of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, was the first American Indian woman elected to the Idaho Legislature, and ran for Congress. Now, Jeanne Givens is an elementary teacher at the Coeur d’Alene Tribal School, entertains public speaking engagements in the adult world, and remains a prominent member of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe. In this update story, Givens reflects and looks forward.
by Lois Fry
The Valley County seat, Cascade survived the Boise Cascade lumber mill closure of 2001, and now deals with the growing pains spurred by the opening of the new Tamarack year-round megaresort at Lake Cascade. Cascade’s fiery re-birth is in the character of a town born eighty-seven years ago when mountainside blasting for a new railroad tunnel brought it into existence.
The Road to ‘Discovery’
by Jill Michaels
Former McCall schoolteacher Barbara Morgan, who became NASA’s teacher-in-space twenty years ago, is now considered both an educator and an astronaut. If another segment of the Space Shuttle Discovery series proceeds as planned in 2006, Morgan expects to be aboard. Here, Morgan and her husband, writer Clay Morgan, talk about the planned space mission, training in Houston, and Idaho memories.
Music Makers: Making Music, Making a Living; A Former Moscow Resident, Acoustic Rocker Doug Cameron Likes His Job
by Ryan Peck
Planning For Autumn: The Question: To Hunt or Fish? Fall Camping Trips in Idaho
by Bob Humphrey
Fiction Contest 2005: Remember; First Place, Professional Division
by Robin L. Valaitis-Heflin
More, Fiction Contest 2005: A Quiet Mind; 2nd Place, Adult Division
by Lydia Barbee
Studebaker Says: An Oinker of a Friend; Talking to Arnold in ‘Piglish’
by William Studebaker
Who We Are: Gone Fishin’; Family Outdoor Adventures, Vintage 1950s & 1960s
by Lynna Howard
Mining Memories: A Modern Gold Prospector in the Granite Country
by Steve Koehler
Historical Snapshot: Van Wyck; An Underwater Ghost Town
by Arthur Hart
IN THIS ISSUE!
Boise, Cascade, Cascade Reservoir, Coeur d’Alene, Coeur d’Alene Indian Reservation, Grangeville, Henry’s Fork, Island Park, McCall, Moscow, Salmon River, Twin Falls