Vintage Voices: Seniors and Seniors

By SARA JANE RUGGLES/Special To The Press| March 7, 2021 1:00 AM This is a fascinating time to be a public historian. The eldest members of our society have witnessed our world go from an analog to a digital existence. During this time, the email replaced the postage stamp, mass and instant communication replaced the need for…

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Vintage Voices: Eugene’s Story

By SARA JANE RUGGLES/Special To The Press| February 21, 2021 1:10 AM Have you ever heard of Eugene Settle? He was a proud North Idaho resident and an early transplant to this region. He moved to Moscow in 1899 when he was five years old with his small yet loving family. He grew up on the family…

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Next Museum of North Idaho Podcast Celebrates Local Entrepreneurs

By SARA JANE RUGGLES/Special To The Coeur d’Alene Press| January 24, 2021 1:10 AM Well, folks, it finally happened. I reached the age where my conversations with others are filled with references to buildings around town by noting what businesses USED to be there. It feels like a rite of passage in my journey of local knowledge.…

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MNI Podcast to Launch on Jan. 8th with Mayor Widmyer

By SARA JANE RUGGLES/Special To The Coeur d’Alene Press| December 27, 2020 1:00 AM 2021 will be an exciting year for the Museum of North Idaho (MNI). I am very fortunate to be a part of the fun as we launch the first episode of the Museum’s podcast series on January 8th. As the host of the…

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