The Sage of Wickahoney
by Shirley Moon
After a half-century away from Idaho, a native returns and rediscovers her family roots in an Owyhee Desert homestead built by an ancestor whose portrait hangs in the state capitol.
Teton City—Spotlight City
by Alanah Muir
The author’s family moved around when she was little, but they came back to an Idaho town that always meant home. Here, she tells why.
by Daniel Claar
Watching wildlife around the Division of Veterans Services complex in Boise provides a calming perspective for workers and vets.
Letters: Soda Springs; Filer
Grangeville: Larger Than Life; Growing up in Grangeville Gave Ward Hooper the Stuff of His Romantic Art, by Lorie Palmer
Arco: Atomic Days; A Stricken Town Still Knows How to Party, by Stephen Henderson
Idaho Falls: A Soldier’s Story; His Idaho Life Before and After World War II, by Amy Carr
Rexburg: Romance Returns to Rexburg; A Returnee, Friends, and Donors Restore a Historic Beauty, by RonaLee Flansburg
Hayden: A Storm of Confetti; Remembering the Late Vern Moore, Idaho’s First TV Anchorman, by Art Gregory and Larry Taylor
Riggins: First Date; Ask Her, and Then Learn to Dance, by Billy Jim Wilson
Soda Springs: Ten Mile’s Gem; When They Talk about Skills, They Must Mean Eva Sorensen, by Wanda Sorensen
Idaho at Large: The Journey, by Steve Carr
Recipe Contest: Elk Sausage with Bleu Cheese, Caramelized Apples and Onions; Pumpkin Soup, both recipes courtesy of the Idaho Department of Agriculture, www.idahopreferred.com
IN THIS ISSUE!
Arco, Boise, Emmett, Grangeville, Hayden, Idaho Falls, Moscow, Nampa, Owyhee County, Pocatello, Rexburg, Riggins, Soda Springs, Teton