by James Spencer
The first death of a top kayaker in America occurred four decades ago on the Bruneau River, but exactly where is the remote burial site? The author mounts a relentless investigation.
by Nanette Truelsen Rhodes
The current mayor recalls her arrival more than twenty years ago in this town on the Weiser River, and compares those first impressions to Cambridge’s past and present.
Girls Who Camp
by Susan Swetnam
In southern Idaho, four historic Girl Scout camps have introduced girls to the rigors of outdoor life for generations, expanding on traditional gender roles. For an upcoming centennial celebration, the transformative Girl Scout experience in Idaho is examined in words and photos.
Grangeville: Idaho’s Iditarod Man; Kirk Barnum Prepares Again for the Famous Dog-Sled Race, by Lorie Palmer
Orofino: Travels with Cece; Tales from an Idaho Governor’s Press Secretary, by Chris Carlson
Salmon: The Road to Salmon; One Way or the Other, It Will Change Your Life, by Candice Genovese
Blackfoot: Rice Bowl; A Tea Ceremony in WWII Idaho, by DeLoris Henscheid
Twin Falls: Barbara Morgan and Me; Space Traveler, Space Travel Writer, by Jill Michaels
Nampa: Oldtimer; What “Tough” Means in Idaho, by Tom Claycomb III
Idaho at Large: Pride-aho for Christmas, by Steve Carr
Recipe Contest: Cranberry Chili, by Susan Harris; Aunt Ida’s Portuguese Sweet Rice, courtesy of Paula Falkner
Calendar of Events: Winter Carnival, McCall
IN THIS ISSUE!
Blackfoot, Boise, Cambridge, Grangeville, Island Park, McCall, Nampa, Orofino, Owyhee County, Pocatello, Salmon, Twin Falls