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2014-04, April 2014 (Pingree)

2014-04, April 2014 (Pingree)


Volume 13 Number 7

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    No More Metes and Bounds

    By Dean Worbois

    After years of bypassing Initial Point near Kuna, the author finally took the turnoff, which led him not only to the point from which all Idaho land is surveyed, but to history going way back.

    Pingree- Spotlight City

    By Angie Blake

    During a nostalgic return to this Snake River Plain hometown of her grandparents and parents, the author confronts the effects of time and change, and gets a glimpse of the future.

    The Austrian Settlement

    By Rachel Holt

    In 1914, eight immigrant families were lured by promises of fertile, irrigated land to what proved to be a wilderness of sagebrush near Homedale. A century later, a descendant narrates the scam.


    Comments: Beloved Barn in Malta

    Rigby: A Few Hands of Trouble, by Paige Nelson

    Palisades Creek: Sorting Spawners, by Kris Millgate

    Weiser River: Those Were the Days, by Ted Trueblood

    Idaho Books: Harold’s Voyage, by Faye Higbee

    Star: Mom’s Poem, by Janene Bromley Piecuch

    Caldwell: At the Museum, by Dianna Miller

    Idaho at Large: Thoroughly Lost in the Moment, by Steve Carr

    Recipes: Ham in Cider Gravy; Copper Penny Salad

    Calendar of Events: Salmon River Jet Boat Races, Riggins

    Boise, Caldwell, Homedale, Initial Point, Moscow, Palisades Creek, Pingree, Pocatello, Riggins, Star, Weiser River