Agriculture and Rural Issues Reporter, History Columnist
A sage grouse hides in its natural sagebrush environment.
A sage hen hides her brood in the sagebrush in the Sawtooth Valley. Wildlife biologist David Musil took the photo in 1986 or 1987 when he was …
A well-camouflaged three-day-old sage grouse chick is photographed hiding in its natural environment.
The Oregon Trail was disappearing across the West. Progress was erasing the trail from the nation's collective memory. Ezra Meeker set out at the end of his life, determined to keep the historic emigrant route from fading into obscurity.
Wyatt Gould lost control of his pickup in February while hauling cattle from his ranch west of Salmon Falls Creek. Gould was forced to jackkni…
Cotillion Hall — once The Paris Department Store and now Twin Falls Sandwich Co., Slice, The Brass Monkey and Yellow Brick Cafe — opened for dancing on Dec. 30, 1911.
The Snake River is seen in this early Clarence E. Bisbee photo. Some say the name of the river came from how its waters snake across the land.…