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2010-04, April 2010 (Placerville)

2010-04, April 2010 (Placerville)


Volume 9 Number 7

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    Long Nights Drinking Wine
    by Sheila Robertson

    A participant in the 1970s rebirth of Idaho’s 19th Century wine industry examines the craft and business, then and now.

    Placerville—Spotlight City
    by Mark Krepps

    This onetime mining boomtown has dwindled, but it’s still a Boise Basin attraction.

    Paying Attention
    by Julie Whitesel Weston

    A lawyer and author profiles her nonagenarian mother, respected Idaho artist Marie Whitesel.


    Comment: From Our Files

    This Hunting Life: The Primordial Chord; A Turkey Hunter’s Direct Line to Happiness, By Randy King

    Book Excerpt: Spy Mom; Adventures in Boise of a Soccer Mom Turned Private Eye and Her New Partner, By Val Agosta with Dee Axelrod

    Memoir: The Button Jar; Saved by Sewing, By Donna Caprai Jones

    Around the Bend: Hostages at Lynx Creek; Trapped Near Atlanta by a Fluffy Supplicant, By Daniel Claar

    Young Writers: She Belongs to the River, By Jonathan Ung

    Book Review: A Century of Idaho Parks Captured in Stories and Photos, By Kitty Delorey Fleischman

    Breaking the Mold: All-American Girl; She Takes Down Injury and Doubt for the Count, By Kyah Larson, with Kimberli Reynolds

    Essay: The Mandolin; On Endings, Late Starts, and New Beginnings, By Desiré Aguirre

    Recipe Contest: Beef Crostini with Balsamic Drizzle & Parmesan Crisps, Courtesy of the Idaho Beef Council; Tofu Enchiladas, By Kitty Fleischman; Alicia’s Plenty of Pleasure Pizookie, By Alicia Vuittonet

    April Contributors

    Atlanta, Boise, Coeur d’Alene, Meridian, Midvale, Payette River, Placerville, Priest River, Sandpoint