Tagged: history

The threads that bind us

By Hannah Combs
Special to the Reader
Courtesy of the Bonner County Historical Society and Museum

On a fine summer morning in 1918, seven women gathered at the home of …

A North Idaho pandemic: Then & Now

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

For everyone alive in North Idaho today, the novel coronavirus outbreak is uncharted territory.

Across the world, leadership is suspending gatherings, closing schools and encouraging …

Human rights for all

By Timothy Braatz
Reader Contributor

Black History Month was created to celebrate the achievements of people typically excluded from the telling of U.S. history. In that spirit, here are three …

Wounded in Vietnam, fifty years ago

By Jodi Rawson
Reader Contributor

John “Doc” Ivy served five tours in Vietnam from 1966-1971. He was introduced in the Reader on May 23, 2017, as my beloved veteran neighbor.

What goes around comes around

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

The Recording Industry Association of America noted in its mid-year 2019 report that vinyl records earned $224.1 million in the first half of the year, …

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