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2013-08, August 2013 (King Hill)

2013-08, August 2013 (King Hill)


Volume 12, Number 11

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Wiring the Backcountry

By Betty Derig with Melissa Derig

Back in the early 1920s, what was then called the Idaho Primitive Area got telephone communication. The descendants of one such worker explore his journal.

King Hill – Spotlight City

By Dean Worbois

A place of rocks and steep grades was in bad need of irrigation if it were to become habitable. Here’s a story of amazing engineering feats to make that happen.

The King Hill Diaries

By Jerry Eichhorst

As an accompaniment to this month’s Spotlight City feature, a researcher of pioneer diaries provides excerpts from the writings of early travelers in the area.


Comments: Upper Gospel Lake

Southern Idaho: Here Comes the Night, by Jon Mills

Hells Canyon: Riverboat, Ahoy, by Grove Koger

Redfish Lake: On the Beach, by Michael Stubbs

Snake River Plain: With Bat Man and Snake Lady, by Kris Millgate

Sawtooth Mountains: After Summer, by Rachel Gattuso

Caldwell: Recycling Forever, by Les Tanner

Soda Springs: Hooked on Books, by Joe Davis

Idaho at Large: I Shall Golf My Age, by Steve Carr

Recipes: Crockpot Apple Cobbler Cake; Simple, Delicious Salsa

Calendar of Events: Sawtooth Salmon Festival, Stanley

Big Creek, Caldwell, Fort Hall, Hells Canyon, Homedale, King Hill, Pierce, Redfish Lake, Salmon, Sawtooth Mountains, Snake River Plain, Soda Springs, Stanley

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