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2005-04, April 2005 (Shelley)

2005-04, April 2005 (Shelley)


Volume 4 Number 7

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    The Brothers Killebrew
    by Diane Killebrew Holt

    While famed Payette native Harmon Killebrew rode a major league career all the way to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, there’s much more to the story. In “Baseball Extra” Killebrew’s niece, Diane Killebrew Holt, writes about the athletic career of her father, Bob Killebrew (Harmon’s older brother), and traces the Killebrew family’s illustrious sports history back to the mid-19th Century.

    Shelley—Spotlight City
    by Lynna Howard

    Although some residents claim it’s too quiet. Shelley can sometimes reply sharply to the contrary. Some events, such as the annual “Idaho Spud Day” provide a clamorous contrast to the sleepy small-town image of Shelley. Take a look at a colorful town ensconced in Idaho’s “Potato Heartland.”

    Vietnam Reflections 
    by David Rauzi

    Good Morning, Vietnam. Idaho’s 116th National Guard Combat Engineer Battalion was involved in the Vietnam War, lending support to the 116th Cavalry Brigade. Several Idaho National Guard veterans of that conflict shared their views with a fellow Guardsman and North Idaho journalist.


    Music Makers: Moscow Folk Musician; Idaho shaped Josh Ritter’s art, by Ryan Peck

    Peafowl Partners: Bonnie and Clyde, by Kathy Laline Morris

    One Spud Short: Serpent Time in Shoup, by Merle Kearsley

    Gifted and Ten: North Idaho Prodigy; ten-year-old Stirs the Art World, by Cecil Hicks

    Enchanted Flowerland: A Pleasant Trip Through Nanie’s Garden, by Penny A. Zeller

    A Hometown That Was: Idahome; A Fond, Fading Memory, by Lisa Dayley

    The Barn as Art, History: The Barns of Bonneville County; Idaho Falls Museum to Celebrate Historic Role of Farm Buildings, by Cheryl Cox

    Front Porch Tales: Earning My Keep, by Ginger Beall

    Historical Snapshot: Airmail Idaho, by Arthur Hart

    Bonneville County, Boise, Caldwell, Coeur d’Alene, Council, Gooding, Grangeville, Idahome, Indian Valley, Lewiston, Moscow, Orofino, Payette, Sandpoint, Shelley, Shoup, Starkey, Weiser River