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KRYPTEK

Battlefield to Backcountry By Nicole Christensen Pettinger, Photography courtesy of Kryptek KRYPTEK. Kryptos: Greek word meaning “hidden or secret.” Techno: Greek word meaning “art, craft, or skill.” The name Kryptek as intended by its founders, Butch Whiting and Josh Cleghorn ...

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Badge of Honor

Eagle Police Chief Patrick Calley By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photography by Cy Gilbert Born in Butte, Montana, the home of Evel Knievel, Patrick Calley has been making leaps in his career, but not over cavernous gorges. His father, George, was ...

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What Do You Do in the Summertime?

For Kids and Teens, Eagle Offers Plenty of Summer Fun—and Opportunities to Expand Your Mind Story by Liza Long, Photos by Cy Gilbert Summer is that magic time when anything and everything is possible. For Eagle’s kids, summer might mean ...

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Eagle Paint Out

Plein air festival and competition showcases Idaho’s finest outdoor painters. Story by Liza Long, Photos by Pete Grady and courtesy of Meg Glasgow and Stephen Douglas Eagle in the summer is a landscape artist’s dream. From the dappled light of ...

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Men of Vision

The McLeod Family in Idaho By Mayor Jim Reynolds For three generations, the McLeod Family have been visionary leaders in the Treasure Valley.  Hailing from Scotland, Colin McLeod conceived a sheep ranch to dwarf those of his native land.  Colin ...

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Aloha Publishing

Local Book Publisher Makes Publishing Fun and Simple By Tobe Brockner, Photography by Tobe Brockner and courtesy of Thinkstock Author Joseph Epsteain cites that a study revealed over 81% of Americans would like to write and publish a book. That’s ...

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A River Runs Through It

How Boise Got Its Greenbelt By Amy Larson, Photography by Cy Gilbert and courtesy of the City of Boise In the 1960s, city councilman Bill Onweiler brainstormed with associates about how to keep people from building within the Boise River’s ...

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Elemental Food

Volcanic Farms near Eagle Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photo by Lance Thompson Not far from Eagle, a family farm with bucolic fields and orchards on the banks of the Payette River near Emmett, Idaho, has an unusual centerpiece–an ancient volcano. The ...

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Steve Noyes: Eagle Bike Park Enthusiast

By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photography by Cy Gilbert Whether you are a beginner or an expert trail rider, the Eagle Bike Park offers features for all mountain bikers, and best of all, it’s free. You don’t even need a specialized ...

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Cantus Youth Choirs

By Megan Egbert, Photography by Cy Gilbert and courtesy of Thinkstock When I first reached out to Keith McCauley, Vice President of the Board of Directors for Cantus Youth Choirs, he excitedly told me about his recent trip to Disneyland, ...

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