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Eagle Island State Park Now Has a Zip Line! By Jennifer Orklund Eagle Island State Park just may be the Treasure Valley’s best kept secret. Minutes from Eagle, Star and Meridian, the park boasts an array of fun, family-friendly recreation ...

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A Different Grain

Moderate growth proves winning strategy for The Teff Company By Brad Carlson, Photography by Phil White Nearly 35 years after Wayne Carlson launched what is now a leading supplier of the African small grain called teff, he still wonders if ...

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These Hands That Tie

Three Rivers Ranch Fly Fishing Shop By Nicole Christensen Pettinger, Photography by Cy Gilbert The wind rustles through the trees around you, sun meets skin, river current is steady against waders, and all that is on your mind is the ...

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Listen Local

Live Music Around Eagle By Jessica McAnally, Photography by Cy Gilbert Summer has arrived and patio season is in full swing in the Treasure Valley. There is no need to travel far for your evening’s entertainment since many Eagle venues ...

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Avocation

By Nicole Christensen Pettinger, Photography by Nicole Christensen Pettinger and Scotty Perkins The sun ignites the morning sky in a cotton candy watercolor before it ever crests the budding foothills, and the crisp spring air infuses the lungs. We meet ...

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Simple, Clean, Lean and Mean

Local professionals give home decorating advice By Amy Larson, Photography by Cy Gilbert Looking to make some changes to your home? Several Eagle area experts recently gave input on specific, fairly simple adjustments that can bring increased comfort, value, and ...

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These Hands That Paint the Mind’s Visions

Photography and Story by Nicole Christensen Pettinger   A treasure chest of color is about to open its door at The Eagle Art Gallery, located at 50 2nd St., in the heart of downtown Eagle. Owner Stephen Douglas is a ...

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Net Gain: Connor Armstrong

By Pamela Kleibrink Thompson, Photo by Pete Grady   “No matter how well I played that day, I can always do better.  Whether it is running, endurance or footwork, I can always practice harder, play harder to reach those goals!” ...

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Why the Emphasis on Athletics in Schools?

The Role of Sports in Academics By Jessica McAnally Photography by Pete Grady  There is growing debate surrounding athletics and their place in academics. With the shrinking budget allotted to public schools, many districts are being forced to cut back and ...

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More Than A Game

The new head coach of the boy’s basketball team at Eagle High School endeavors to teach his players more than just a sport By Jacob Rivers Photography by Pete Grady  Coach Wells is an Idaho native who grew up in ...

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