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2010-02, February 2010 (McCammon)

2010-02, February 2010 (McCammon)


Volume 9 Number 5

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    Deeper Than Snow: Without Their Snowmobiles Could They Make It to Safety?
    by Ranee Haight

    A snowmobiling trip in remote country north of Fairfield goes awry. Very seriously awry.

    McCammon—Spotlight City
    by Judith Manzoni Ward

    When an East Coast denizen visits a lifelong friend in her new Idaho hometown, the grandeur of the West comes alive.

    When the Slot Machines Went Out: Gambling and Prostitution Dominated Kellogg’s Heyday
    by Julie Whitesel Weston

    In an excerpt from her book about growing up in Kellogg, the author visits with oldtimers who recall a wild town of hard-gambling miners and ladies of the night.


    Comment: Authenticity Rising; Idahoans Shine on Winter Teams

    Cover Feature: Hurricane Watch; For Boise’s Speedy Peterson, Will This Olympics Be Golden?, By Tracie Fails Heffernan

    Reminiscence: Harry’s Hat; By Teri Wade-Craig

    Naming Things: Blackmon with an “O”; A Primer on How to Correct the Names of Idaho Places, By Jim Ridenour

    Secret Service: The Man on the Tower; Edd Woslum Confronts An Infamous Enemy, ByDavid Rauzi

    Idaho Spirits: Tonic, Anyone?; Out of the Ashes of Ethanol In Idaho Rises Potato Vodka, By Bill Ryan

    Tragic History: Thunderstruck; A Lovely Day Suddenly Turns Bad, By Connie Otteson

    Eulogy: Nik’s Ashes; Snowboarding in Memoriam, By Desiré Aguirre

    Recipe Contest: Olympian Burgers; Lamb Meatballs with Mint Ragú; Shrimp Party Dip

    February Contributors

    Boise, Darby, Kellogg, McCammon, Meridian, Rigby, Schweitzer, South Fork Boise River, White Bird, White Clouds