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Benefactor Ali Long is backing longtime friend Jolyon Sawrey’s design for a gazebo at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden.

Breaking Ground for Unique Gazebo STORY & PHOTO BY KAREN BOSSICK

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n time, the proposed gazebo at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden will shield dozens of people from sun and rain. But on Friday umbrellas were handed out along with hard hats as the Sawtooth Botanical Garden celebrated the groundbreaking for its new gazebo. Sun Valley resident Ali Long was among those who turned out. She has contributed a $60,000 matching grant for the project in memory of her mother—the late Ellen Corning Long, a Cleveland, Ohio, philanthropist, botanist and biologist who “loved making things grow.� “I like the fact that this will be a revenue generator for the garden as they use it for weddings and other parties,� Long said. Jolyon Sawrey, who worked with Dale Bates of Living Architecture for 10 years, based his design on tents used during the Medieval Renaissance. The metal roof will require less maintenance than the curving fabric of the tents, he said. “It’s organic and open. You can see nature all around you. And it’s classy—like my mother was classy,� said Long. It’ll be up to Joe Marx and Tim Carter of Idaho Mountain Builders to duplicate the fabric look in metal—a challenging feat, Marx noted. “It’ll be beautiful—pitched and pillowy. Certainly different.� To mark the groundbreaking, Sawrey rang Tibetan prayer bells to clear and purify the air. He followed that up by waving a smudge stick made of sagebrush around each of those attending the ceremony. “The Native Americans used sage burning to dispel negative ions. Many cultures use smoke to clean out negative experiences, germs, that kind of thing,� he noted. It’s believed that the gazebo will cost somewhere in the neighborhood of $150,000. So far, the garden has raised $20,000 to match Long’s $60,000 donation. Bruce Smith, Ben Young and Liz Warrick are donating their landscaping talents to redesign the perennial beds, boulders and other features around it. John Balint, president of the garden board, said that Sawrey showed board members what the garden can become with his design. “It fleshes out the whole idea of making it a great garden to come enjoy. We were scared about how we were going to raise the money; then Ali stepped in. We just got a $10,000 donation last week. And even though we’ve been in a recession, the contractors in the community have kept stepping up to the plate. tws

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n 2008 Dr. Eben Alexander’s brain shut down, his thinking and memory going as dark as if someone had yanked out the plug on a projector. For seven days he lay hooked up to a ventilator in a deep coma, his cerebral cortex having been attacked by a rare form of bacterial meningitis. Ninety percent of those who fall prey to this particular meningitis don’t survive. But Alexander not only survived—he says he got a peek at a life beyond the veil, a dimension his publishers have since called “Proof of Heaven.� “I learned that my views before my coma about how the brain creates consciousness and that birth to death is all we have were absolutely false,� said Alexander, now 59. “Such views are way too simple. They’re kindergarten-level thinking. And I would say that the conventional science view is going to go the way of ‘the earth is flat’ and ‘the sun goes around the earth’ kind of thinking. “Within a decade or two, that very simplistic, materialistic science that says it’s all quirks, electrons, protons and photons is going to fall away as woefully primitive and inadequate. And that’s because that particular science has nothing whatsoever to offer us to explain the mechanism of consciousness.� Alexander will discuss the events that led to his best-selling book, “Proof of Heaven,� and what he’s discovered since it was published in 2012, as keynote speaker at this weekend’s Sun Valley Wellness Festival. He will speak at 6 p.m. Friday in the Limelight Room of the Sun Valley Inn. A neurosurgeon who once taught and practiced surgery at Harvard, Alexander says he used to have a difficult time reconciling neuroscience with any belief in God, heaven or soul. “I grew up in a religious family—my father was a neurosurgeon with a strong faith in God and his father was a general surgeon who knew a God that was so far

beyond any potential of our science. I grew up in the ’60s and ’70s—the heyday of scientific materialism—and I believed science was the pathway to truth,� he said. “I still believe that science is a pathway to truth but I also know that the conventional science I bought into so completely before my coma is false, way too weak to explain so many phenomena of consciousness.� When his brain went dark, Alexander says he was ushered into a macabre, ugly realm that may have been purgatory. It gave way to a slow, spinning pure white light embellished with a lovely musical melody that opened into a heavenly valley with earthlike features that he calls the gateway realm. “I liken it to Plato’s Theory of Forms, which he described in ‘The Cave’ as possessing a more fundamental kind of reality than the material world,� he said. In this valley, Alexander said, were dogs jumping and children playing. Alexander was guided by a beautiful girl on the wings of a butterfly to a place where a supreme light came from an orb high in the sky. It blew through like a perfect summer breeze offering an awareness of “the divine, the all-powerful, the source, the all-loving created source.� “From my point of view, it was absolutely real—more real than the material room that we find ourselves in,� he said. Alexander likened his experience to looking up at night and seeing the universe splashed across the sky. “Then the sun comes up in the morning and you can’t see the stars anymore. It’s like the brilliance of our local consciousness veils the function of the brain and does not allow us to see through and see this higher existence, this spiritual room. In fact, the grander reality is hidden by that brilliance. When the filter of the brain is removed, we see the universe clearly for the first time.� When Alexander came to, the meningitis had wiped out everything from his

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n May 18, the Trailing of the Sheep Festival was awarded the cultural heritage preservation award for 2013 by the Idaho Historic Preservation Council. Joan Davies, board member of the Trailing of the Sheep Cultural Heritage Center, and Executive Director, Mary Austin Crofts, accepted the award on behalf of the organization. Every year, Preservation Idaho hosts the Orchids and Onions Awards, an awards ceremony designed to celebrate individuals and organizations that have made a positive contribution to historic preservation. Info: www.TrailingOfTheSheep.org or call 208-720-0585 tws

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he fifth annual Sun Valley Kids Chess Championship was held Saturday, May 18, with 14 participants vying for both individual and team trophies. Hemingway, Hailey, Pioneer Montessori and Community School were represented. In teams, the Cutthroats took first, with the Huskies a close second. For more info on chess clinics and tournaments contact event organizer Daniel Vellotti at www.successinchess.com tws

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harlotte Chadwick and Liza McGeachin (far left) prepare to take on Whiskey Jacques’ puttputt hole during Saturday’s Ketchum Wide Open. The hole started inside and finished outside where Ryan Kolquist was shivering atop a dunk tank. The annual event featured golf holes at 13 restaurants and bars. Mike Jones (center) roared his way through the Ketchum Wide Open puttputt course on Saturday. Lacie Alfs and Chris McCarthy (right) were among those who turned out for Saturday’s Ketchum Wide Open. “It’s a fun way to see friends,” said McCarthy, a chef for The Konditeroi. “Costumes, people—it’s an excellent time.” PhotoS: KAREN BOSSICK/SUN

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Nature’s Birth Control BY BALI SZABO

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long with the ‘green-up’ of mid-May comes the nesting season for various birds. While some build nests early when the site is not fully protected from biew, the process begins in earnest when the leaves hide the nests. We’re all familiar with the basic egg. We have them in the refrigerator: shell, membrane, white and yolk. In the making of an egg, the yolk comes first. It begins to accumulate a week before being laid. The rich color comes from the plant carotenoids in the mother’s diet. The color can be pale because the environment isn’t providing enough of the pigment, and the mother has only so much stored nutrients. By the last egg in the clutch, she may have run out of gas. The first egg gets the best of everything. The goodies are not doled out evenly. Future coloration and/or strength of song, both vital to maintaining territory and attracting mates, often depends on this sequence and confers a distinct evolutionary advantage. The future embryo (germ layer) sits atop the yolk. When the yolk is full size, it is expelled from the ovary and fertilized with the male seed stored from a previous romance. As it travels down the uterus it receives injections of nutrients, adding the egg white (albumen) around the yolk. Birds, like deer and other ungulates, can time the fertilization so that birth will occur at an optimum time, when both climate and availability of food will aid the survival of the young. Animals use their ‘sixth sense,’ Us humans use a calculator. There was no baby boom between 1929 and 1942. The post 9/11 lean years have

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come to an end (2009). The U.S. energy renaissance will result in the rebirth of domestic manufacturing, greater access to a living wage, a real estate recovery and, of course, a baby boom. Recessions are bad for family formation and relationship permanence. Neither humans nor animals are robots, or prisoners of instinct. We can both adjust to circumstances and make choices, at least up to a point. As the egg keeps moving, it gets a membrane and, finally, the liquid calcium carbonate that hardens into a shell. This is a very species-specific process. The developing embryo needs to breathe and expel CO2 (gas exchange is by diffusion only). Thousands of tiny pores in the shell allow for this. Their size and number are exact to control water loss and the entry of microorganisms. There’s a precise relationship between eggshell

porosity and surface-to-volume ratios (the latter is vital to the size, shape and function of all living organisms). Since egg sizes vary—from the hummingbird’s pea to those the size of a soccer ball—shell thickness, pore sizes and numbers also exist in maddening variation. We have no idea how these microscopic pores are determined, but they work. Birds, like wildflowers and mammals, began with the extinction of dinosaurs 65 million years ago, so there’s been a lot of evolutionary time to get it right. Whether it’s birds or the complexity of human neural networks, the intricacy of these minute mechanisms are mindboggling. By the way, the first hummingbird advanced scout buzzed me yesterday. They’re coming early. tws If you have question or comments, contact Bali at this e-mail: hab4nh@aol.com.

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River and Ranch Field Trip With The Idaho Conservation League Have you ever wondered how water gets from a river to a farm or ranch? Or how someone gets the right to use that water? Would you like to get out and enjoy a day in the beautiful Bellevue Triangle of the Wood River Valley? If so, please join the Idaho Conservation League from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Bellevue on Saturday, June

1, for the second event in our Wood River Valley Water Series: a Big Wood River and Ranch Field Trip! The day starts with a river diversion visit guided by Big Wood River Watermaster Kevin Lakey, who will show us how diversions work. Then it’s off to a Bellevue Triangle ranch where Silver Creek Preserve Manager Dayna Gross will be on hand to discuss agricultural

water conservation measures. We’ll meet in Bellevue Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m., carpool to the diversion and ranch, and be back to our original meeting place by 2:30 p.m. Space is limited, so please call Marie Kellner at 208-345-6933, ext. 32, to reserve your spot and learn more details.

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Why Bother Cleaning Up After Your Dog

Why bother cleaning up after your dog? To begin with, not picking up after Fido is against the law. Blaine County Animal Code 4-4-3 states that pet owners must clean up after their pets. Apart from being a nuisance that can ruin a nice hike, dog waste contains fecal coliform, salmonella, strep and giardia, all of which can cause disease in humans and pollute our pristine rivers and streams. What some believe is just “natural fertilizer” is actually an offensive pollutant that we need to keep off the trails and out of our streams. Most of our furry friends relieve themselves within the first 50 yards of leaping out of the car. Keep an eye out for your pet, bag that poop and help keep our trails clean. The ERC’s PUP Program (Pick Up for the Planet) is a partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, BCRD, the Animal Shelter and the BLM. We need your help to continue to manage the sites that include 11 trailheads from Hailey to Fox Creek. To find out how you can support PUP call 726-4333 with questions or go to ERC Sun Valley on Facebook and post an image of you and your dog enjoying the trails! tws

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hen you think of recycling, chances are you think of blue bins, plastic, aluminum/tin, and mixed paper. And that is great! But today we want to talk a little bit about non-traditional recycling methods. Below are a few handy ideas to keep everyday material out of the landfill: Burn untreated wood scraps in a woodstove or fireplace for heat. Donate usable clothing/books/ sporting goods/household items to our local thrift stores. Thrift stores love it when you drop off your plastic grocery bags, too! Take usable building materials to the Building Materials Thrift Store. Compost food and yard scraps. Take used tires to Les Schwab for disposal or even resale. All of these items have a home outside of our landfill. Before tossing something out, ask yourself if it can be recycled, reused, or if the landfill is the best place for it. Do you have a question for 5B Recycles? We want to hear from you! E-mail us at submissions@5brecycles.org tws

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Boxcar Bend Cleanup Gains Attention of Field and Stream STORY & PHOTO BY KAREN BOSSICK



 

 



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ho knew shoveling dirt and pulling weeds could be so sexy?! A camera crew for “Field and Stream” was there to capture just that Saturday morning as members of the Hemingway Chapter of Trout Unlimited and the Wood River Land Trust did their annual spruce-up of Boxcar Bend. Zach Baker, a cameraman for Warren Miller, was one of two cameramen following people like Dave Woodward and Ed Northen around as Bob Marshall asked questions like, “Why do you do this?” A program director directed another cameraman to get shots of the Big Wood River below.“It’s a beautiful day and it helps preserve this part of the river,” said Ketchum resident Dave Woodward. “Field and Stream” shot the segment as part of its conservation Hero for a Day program, which it puts on its fieldandstream.com website. “Hopefully, we will give others ideas about how they can step up and take care of beautiful fishing places like this,” said Marshall,

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Joey Green gave Jacob Flower a ride in the wheelbarrow in between runs to dump bark chips on the walking path.

who was just happy to be away from his home in steamy New Orleans. “I think we have about 10 like this around the country.” Gretchen Dale, who was among those vigorously pulling out knapweed, agreed. “There’s a lot less knapweed than there was around here when we started this years ago,” she said. “And that’s always fun tws to see.”

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aindrops kept falling on their heads. But that didn’t dissuade a bunch of hardy bicyclists—about half of them school kids escorted by their mamas and their papas— from participating in Friday’s Bike to Work and School event. They just pedaled harder than usual—always hopeful it wasn’t raining as hard just down the path. Those who braved the constant mist and the occasional downpours were rewarded with a breakfast buffet of bacon, sausage, yogurt and granola provided by Pete Lane’s. Ashley Schreiner and Liz Kanter baked more than a hundred cinnamon rolls on behalf of PACT. And Kate Weihe and Kirstin Webster of Higher Ground served egg and bacon breakfast burritos. PACT handed out Hot Buns, Warm Toes organic cotton socks made from 100 percent wind power—a boon for those who would arrive at work or school in need of a dry pair. And Smith’s staged a drawing for beanies and sunglasses—one item, of course, that no one needed that particular day. Wendy Jaquet and Sarah Michael took up umbrellas along the path that ran by River Run as they exhorted cyclists to vote for a levy that would rebuild the bike path they were riding on. And Kathryn Goldman and Mary Austin Crofts mounted the

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Students Unveil Wall of Heroes

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incent Van Gogh peers down from the wall outside the gymnasium of Hailey Elementary School. He’s in good company, surrounded as he is by Steve Jobs, Teddy Roosevelt, Gen. Ulysses Grant, King Ed III, Harriet Tubman, Eleanor Roosevelt, Pancho Villa, Walt Disney, skateboarder Tony Hawk and others. They’re part of the new Wall of Heroes third-, fourth- and fifth-graders have created as part of the school’s immersion in The Seven Habits of Healthy Leaders program. Students photocopied images of their heroes and transferred them onto the tiles outside the gym using underglaze carbon paper. They then wrote facts about those portrayed with underglaze pencils, covered the tiles with clear glaze and fired them again. “The Hero Tiles is a project suited for high school students, but I felt my students would love the challenge,” said the school’s

Fifth-grader Arlee Allred chose First Lady Michelle Obama as her hero.

art teacher, Bob Dix. “The tiles speak for themselves. The students did an excellent job creating the tiles knowing they’ll be a permanent part of our school. Some day, in the future, they can proudly say to their kids as they walk them to their first day of school here at Hailey Elementary: I did this tile right here when I was a student here.” Grace Parke chose actress Kelly MacDonald as her hero, she said, because “she’s really dedicated and passionate about her work and she really works at it. She’s taught me to go for my goals—you can get what you want if you work at it.” Arlee Allred said she picked First Lady Michelle Obama because “she’s good at a lot of things and she helps save the earth and teaches us good stuff. She’s taught me to always like everyone, even if they’re different from you. And, if you see someone getting bullied, stand up for them.”

Willa Laski was among the students who contributed to this Wall of Heroes, which features nearly 130 heroes.

Some youngsters picked hometown heroes, such as KT Martinez, a standout basketball player now at Dartmouth University; Mrs. Resko, a teacher who helped the nominee do math; Hailey POW Bowe Bergdahl; and Adrienne Lyle, an Olympic equestrian. Colleen Kelley Reali chose her father, Harley D. Kelley. “Brilliant surgeon, heroic vet, unconditional love giver, common sense thinker, non-judgmental supporter… advice giver, freedom lover, listener, love in form,” she wrote. School principal Tom Bailey

pointed to one tile with pride. It depicted his son Tommy Bailey, a high school wrestler. “This is a great way to honor leadership and creativity,” he said.

VIEW THE HERO TILES The public is invited to view the Hero Tiles as part of the Leadership Day Thursday at Hailey Elementary School. Beginning at 1:30 p.m. parents and others are invited to visit the classrooms where students will read essays on what they have learned. tws

The final installment of the ERC’s eight-week Environmental Education Outreach Program will feature Steve Primm of the organization “People and Carnivores.” http://www.peopleandcarnivores. org Steve will be traveling from Ennis, Mont., to give his “Bear Essentials” program to the second- and thirdgrade classes of Blaine County. People and Carnivores is a non-profit partnership that fosters the connection between rural communities and the wild carnivores that inhabit their surrounding areas. Steve’s program will involve interactive games and activities to help youth learn about the biology and habits of bears, and how we can better live in concert with them. “This is the perfect program to leave kids with before they take off on their summer adventures,” says Mark Beaver of the ERC.

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wo Blaine County schools sent us results on their students’ efforts this past Saturday at the Idaho State High School Track and Field Championships. Wood River High School’s Ian Keys was the state champion in the 100and 200-meter dash; and Carey’s Jaide Parke was the state champion for the girls 3200-meter run. WOOD RIVER HIGH RESULTS: Boys: Taylor Douthit placed 15th in the disk throw; Chase England placed 11th in the 1600-meter run and ninth in the 3200-meter run; Alexis Gonzales placed 15th in the 800-meter run, 16th in the 1600-meter run and 14th in the 3200-meter run; Ian Keys took first place in both the 100- and 200-meter runs. Girls: Sara Lichtenberg placed third in the high jump; Haley Montgomery took sixth place in both the 800- and 3200-meter runs; Janel Passey placed 15th in the 1600-meter run; and Kenya Schott took eighth place in the 800-meter run. CAREY HIGH RESULTS: Girls: Jaide Parke took first place in the 3200-meter run, fifth in the 800-meter run and fourth in the 1600-meter run; Hailey Johnson placed eighth in the long jump; Carey placed fifth in both the 4x100-meter relay and the 4x200-meter relay. They also placed fourth in the medley relay, and Daphne Kirkland tied for eighth place in the pole vault. Boys: Luis Garcia placed eighth in the long jump and Poncho Gamino placed eighth in the shot put. tws

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t took nearly a year to write the bylaws. But at long last the Sun Valley Youth Council is about to stage its first event—a dance. The summer kick-off dance will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at Elkhorn Springs Restaurant in Sun Valley. It’s open to current eighth- to 12th-graders with ID. Admission is $3 for those who RSVP in advance to svyouthevents@gmail.com and $5 at the door. “The purpose of our committee is to create events to benefit youth, to steer them away from going to drugs and alcohol. We thought the dance would be a good inaugural event. We don’t have many dances around here,” said Taylor Adler. The dance will feature professional DJ Russ Jaynes and Team Casino Parties of Boise. The committee will decorate Elkhorn Springs Restaurant with beach balls hanging from the ceiling and palm trees—anything to give it the feel of a beach part to kick off summer. The committee is entertaining the idea of holding a back-toschool dance, as well, Adler said. “We’re open to any suggestions,” he added. The Sun Valley Youth Council is comprised of nine area high school students who were appointed by the mayor and city council of Sun Valley. Youth Council members include Taylor Adler, Annie Ashfield, Cooper Bailey, Jolie Blair, Alex Feldman, Alex Harten, Chase Hutchinson, Mary Petzke and Lilly Rivera. tws

Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony 2013 Theme: “More Than A Name” In honor of SP4 Gary Boushele Monday, May 27 • 11 a.m. at the Hailey Cemetery 511 E. Maple St., Hailey Featuring a Flyover of 2 P-51 Mustangs from the Warhawk Air Museum in Nampa, Idaho This event is free and open to the public. Rain or Shine! Info: (208) 309-1959

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ori Paradis, Wood River High School senior carrying a 3.65 grade point average, loves to play ball, which may be the reason she has been captain of the softball team and volleyball team the last two years and why she stands out as one of the Valley’s best athletes. Paradis is so good, in fact, that she has received a full athletic scholarship to Robert Morris University in Springfield, Ill., in two sports to start in the fall. Paradis, who grew up in the Wood River Valley, has a tough job of picking which sport she likes more, but, when pressed, leans to softball. “I’ve been doing it my whole life so I wouldn’t be able to live without it,” she said. “My earliest memories are of T-ball and then starting to play catcher around eight years old. At first I really hated it but then, of course, I learned to love it. There is so much power you have controlling the game from that position. There is also a lot of pressure, but it’s nice to be on that side of it.” This year the team finished third in districts and Paradis compiled a .407 batting average. “Playing softball is a lot of fun and I just love sports and I would do anything to be around everyone. There are so many great memories. I also love the fact that even though it is a team sport, it’s also individual so you get both aspects.”

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Standing 6 foot tall, Paradis decided to take on volleyball in eighth grade. “I was terrible at first because I had never played before and also because I was going through an awkward stage but, like everything else, you start to improve. I really like spiking the ball because it makes you feel so powerful.” This year the team finished second in districts and went on to state. “What I like the most is the confidence and that feeling that you get when you execute a play perfectly.” In the fall, Paradis will be competing at the college level in both sports at Robert Morris on a full scholarship. “They are not in the NCAA because it’s a smaller school and it is comprised of about 80 percent athletes. I went on a

recruiting website and was able to show the coaches a tape of my performances. The scholarship takes a lot of stress off the college thing and makes me feel good about myself and my accomplishments and, of course, makes things financially easier.” Does Paradis think she’ll make captain again of both sports? “Well, at Wood River, the volleyball captain is chosen by the seniors and the softball captain is voted on by the players. It’s nice to know that I’m a leader and that people would give me that position. I like to naturally help people and it’s a good way to show support for your teamtws mates.”

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amie Felix enjoyed her stroll through Ketchumâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s art galleries over Christmas break. Sheâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ll never forget the gallery walk her boyfriend designed for her over spring break. Kyle Niederich, a 2006 graduate of Wood River High School, designed a treasure hunt for his girlfriend as she visited Harvey Art Projects, Gallery DeNovo, Gail Severn Gallery and the Sun Valley Center for the Arts. He asked his mother Lisa and his best friend Nate Nestegard to escort Jamie and her sister Brittnie Felix around the galleries, video camera in hand. Then, at each gallery, he placed an envelope containing a compliment describing what endeared her to him and a recollection of their time together. One envelope was accompanied with her favorite candy; another, prized pictures. Each was accompanied with a daisyâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;her favorite flower. The last envelope, placed at Jennifer Bellinger Art Studio and Gallery, contained clues directing her into another room in the gallery. There was Kyle dressed in a suit and tie, flowers in hand, with a picture of the LDS Temple in Logan, Utah, standing on an easel. As soon as he saw Jamie, he dropped to his knee and asked her to marry him. Kyleâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s parents, Doug and Lisa, were waiting nearby to offer their congratulations once the proposal was a done deal. â&#x20AC;&#x153;She loved it,â&#x20AC;? said Kyle. â&#x20AC;?But I was pretty nervous the whole time waiting for her. It was a long 45 minutes!â&#x20AC;?

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Chasing Ice Screening Tickets on Sale Now Wood River Land Trust (WRLT), with partner Idaho Conservation League (ICL), is pleased to bring Chasing Ice, an extraordinary film about the changing climate and its effects on our worldâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s glaciers to the Wood River Valley. The event is 7 p.m., Thursday, May 23 at the nexStage Theatre in Ketchum. â&#x20AC;&#x153;In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment for National Geographic: to capture images to help tell the story of the Earthâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s changing climate. Even with a scientific upbringing, Balog had been a skeptic about climate change. But that first trip North opened his eyes to the biggest story in human history and sparked a challenge within

him that would put his career and his very well-being at risk. Chasing Ice is the story of one manâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence of our changing planet. Within months of that first trip to Iceland, the photographer conceived the boldest expedition of his life: The Extreme Ice Survey. With a band of young adventurers in tow, Balog began deploying revolutionary time-lapse cameras across the brutal Arctic to capture a multi-year record of the worldâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s changing glaciers.â&#x20AC;? Tickets are on sale now at WRLTâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s office and ICL local headquarters. Advance tickets are $8/adult and $4/children (12 and under). Ticket prices at the door: $10/adult, $5/children.

Sun Valley Gun Club Clinics Start Saturday Sun Valley Gun Club is holding a Sporting Clays Clinic. Clinic times and dates are 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, May 25; 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 26; and 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 29. Shoot for only $30 per day. Cost includes targets and instruction. Bring your own ammo (200 rounds). Certi-

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May Fair On June 1

The Mountain School presents MAY FAIR on Saturday, June 1 at Hop Porter Park, Hailey! Celebrate spring with a Maypole dance, live music, games, food, crafting, pony rides, puppet shows and more. Crown making begins at 11 a.m., the Maypole dance at noon. Admission is free and tickets will be sold for crafting, pony rides, food and more. For more information, please call 788.3170 or visit www.themountianschool.info

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GALLERY WALK: SATURDAY, MAY 25 • 5 TO 8 P.M.

Gallery Walk Includes Dance and Musical Performances

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Kaley Pruitt will perform three solo dances at various galleries, Saturday.

Jack Koonce’s oil on canvas titled ‘Quiet Waters’ can be seen at Gallery Broschofky during Saturday’s walk.

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here are plenty of encaustic works, oil landscapes, aboriginal art and even fine-art terrariums to be seen. But Saturday’s Gallery Walk, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Ketchum’s art galleries, will feature art of another sort, as well—three solo dance performances by Kaley Pruitt. Pruitt grew up dancing with Footlight Dance Centre and Sun Valley Ballet and now lives in New York City, pursuing dance and choreography as a full-time career. Pruitt will perform a series of gallery dances, including interactive pieces in response to the gallery exhibitions. She will perform at 5:15 p.m. at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, 191 Fifth St.; at 6:15 p.m. at Friesen Gallery, 320 First Ave.; and at 7:15 p.m. at Ochi Gallery, 350 Walnut Ave. The performances are sponsored by the Ketchum Arts

Commission. Pruitt has done similar sitespecific improvisations on park steps and other public places in New York City to build a broader community around dance and grow the public’s interest in dance. As usual, longtime Ketchum resident Wendy Jaquet will provide a guided gallery walk, providing snippets of information on the art, the Valley’s history and the state’s politics along the way. Guests should meet Jaquet at the Recreation Center on the Sun Valley Mall at 5 p.m. and travel by car to the Gilman Contemporary gallery. Walkers can also meet her at the Gilman gallery about 5:10. Other highlights of Saturday’s Gallery Walk: Broschofsky Galleries, 360 East Ave., will showcase new works by such gallery artists as Jack Koonce, Jan Grotenberg, Tom Howard, Brandon Cook and Michael Coleman that offer their

interpretations on the changing of seasons. Gallery DeNovo, 320 1st St. N., will present the terrariums of local artist Braden Jon Anderson. Anderson creates his “Terra Sanctuary,” from succulent plants, tropical foliage, mosses, branches, shells and feathers. “I often gaze into mine as if it were a crystal ball,” said Anderson, who will provide musical performances at 6 and 7 p.m. Kneeland Gallery, 271 1st Ave. N., will present new work from such artists as John Horejs, Debbie Edgers Sturges, James Palmersheim, Carl Rowe, Robert Moore, Lori McNee and Ovanes Berberian. Harvey Art Projects, 391 1st Ave. N., will showcase prints from young Australian artists who live in the Northern Territory. The project aimed itself at youth who are not in mainstream schools and are at risk from substance abuse, suicide, teenage pregnancy and violence,

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Gallery DeNovo will present the terrariums of local artist Braden Jon Anderson during Saturday’s walk. Anderson will also provide musical performances at both 6 and 7 p.m.

and who lack self-confidence and are unmotivated. The art reflects what they find important in their daily lives and offers insight into issues facing indigenous youth. Friesen Gallery, 320 1st St. N., will present the works of Dara Mark who alternates bands of colors and white blank space, the pigment sliding along the page carried by water. Gail Severn Gallery, 400 1st Ave. N., will feature Christopher Reilly’s latest exhibition, “Sublime Metaphors,” which follows the lifecycles of insects and other beings from the natural world. Also “State of Nature II,” which features works of Brad Rude, Jane Rosen, Allison Stewart, Lynda Lowe, Hung Liu, Michael Gregory, David deVillier and others that speak of the tws outside world.

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Young Australian Indigenous print makers from Yirrkala, northeast Arnhem Land, Australia will have artwork on display at Harvey Art Projects.

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Yoga and Breath with Victoria Roper - 8 to 9:15 a.m. at Pure Body Pilates, Alturas Plaza, Hailey Books and Babies - 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Public Library. Story Mania - 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Hailey Public Library. A book-lovin’ story hour featuring passionate parents and volunteers. All ages. Info: www.HaileyPublicLibrary.org or 788-2036. Fit and Fall Proof - 11 a.m. at the Senior Connection in Hailey. 788-3468. Hailey Kiwanis Club meeting - 11:30 a.m. at the Senior Connection, 721 S. 3rd Ave, Hailey. New Moms Support Group - 12 to 1:30 p.m. in the River Run Rooms at St. Luke’s Hospital. Info: 208-727-8733 Gentle Yoga with Katherine Pleasants - 12 to 1 p.m. - YMCA in Ketchum. 727-9600. Free Brown Bag Health Talk: Advance Directives, Living Wills and Estate Planning 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Carbonate Rooms of St. Luke’s Clinic, Hailey. Info: 208-7278733 Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan 2 to 3:30 p.m. 416 Main Street, North entrance, Hailey. For questions: HansMukh 721-7478  Intermediate bridge lessons - 3-5:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church Community Room, Sun Valley. Reservations required, 720-1501 or jo@jomurray. com. www.SunValleyBridge.com WRHS Chess Club - 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Rm. C214 at the Wood River High School. FREE for all ages. Info: 208-450-9048. Girl Scout Court of Awards and Bridging Ceremony for Service Unit 21 - 5:15 p.m. at Hemingway Elementary School Gym. Info: Julie at 208-726-4258 Perch Rides - meet at 6 p.m. at the Elephant’s Perch. Everyone welcome. Free Presentation on Four Pillars of Health w/Dr. Jody Stanislaw - 6 p.m. at The Community Library, Ketchum. West African Drumming - 6 to 7 p.m. in the back room at Ikaunics Salon, Ketchum. Open to all ages and abilities. Bring a hand drum and join the fun. NAMI - National Alliance for the Mentally Ill support groups for friends and families of persons living with mental illness - 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month - 6 to 7 p.m. at the NAMI-WRV office on the corner of Main and Maple - lower level under the Hailey Chamber Office, Hailey. Info at 3091987. Duplicate bridge game for all levels - 7-10 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church Community Room, Sun Valley. Reservations required, 720-1501 or jo@sunvalleybridge.com. www.SunValleyBridge. com

thursday, 5.23.13

Sun Valley Wellness Festival - info. www. SunValleyWellness.org Yoga Sauna - 8:10 to 9:40 a.m., Bellevue. Info: 720-6513. Yoga and the Breath w/Victoria Roper - 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the BCRD Fitworks Yoga Studio. Stella’s 30 minute meditation class (beginner level) - 11 to 11:30 a.m. at the YMCA in Ketchum. FREE. Info: 726-6274. Connection Club - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Senior Connection in Hailey. 788-3468. Free Brown Bag Health Talk: Let’s Walk the Talk with Mary Kay Foley, physical therapist - 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Baldy Rooms of St. Luke’s Wood River. Bring walking shoes and a water bottle. Info: 208-727-8733 Movie and Popcorn for $1 - 1 p.m. at the Senior Connection in Hailey. Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan 2 - 3:30 pm and 6:00 - 7:30 pm. 416 Main Street, North entrance, Hailey. For questions: HansMukh 721-7478 Duplicate Bridge for all skill levels - 3 p.m.,

ONGOING/MULTI-DAY CLASSES & WORKSHOP in the basement of Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church in Ketchum. Call 726-5997 for info. Opening Fire Ceremony to kick off the 16th Annual Sun Valley Wellness Festival - 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Trail Creek Cabin. Come together in sacred circle around the fire. Bring your drums, rattles, shakers, etc. and join in. Info, visit www.SunValleyWellness.org S Carter Freeman - 5 to 7 p.m. at the new and improved non-smoking Silver Dollar Saloon, Bellevue. Free Tour of Home Front exhibition - 5:30 p.m. at the Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum. FREE Souper Supper (meal to those in need) - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the St. Charles Parish Hall in Hailey. Walker Center Early Recovery & Alumni Support Group - 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. at the Sun Club South in Hailey. Info: 208-7206872 or 208-539-3771 Building Toward Statehood: Idaho’s Territorial Architecture with Don Watts, historic preservation planner - 6 p.m. at The Community Library, Ketchum. Screening of Chasing Ice documentary, presented by the Wood River Land Trust and the Idaho Conservation League - 7 p.m. at nexStage Theatre, Ketchum. $10/adult and $5/child. Info: 208-726-7485

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Sun Valley Wellness Festival - info. www. SunValleyWellness.org Fit and Fall Proof - 11 a.m. at the Senior Connection in Hailey. 788-3468. Therapeutic Yoga for the back with Katherine Pleasants - 12 to 1 p.m. - YMCA in Ketchum. 727-9622. Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan 2 -3:30 pm 416 Main Street, North entrance, Hailey. For questions: HansMukh 721-7478 Duplicate bridge for players new to duplicate - 3-5:30 p.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church Community Room, Sun Valley. Reservations required, 720-1501 or jo@sunvalleybridge.com. www.SunValleyBridge.com. Sun Valley Wellness Festival Keynote Presentation by Dr. Eben Alexander (author of Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife) - 6 p.m. at the Sun Valley Resort. Cost/ info. www.SunValleyWellness.org S Fort Harrison out of Boise - 9 p.m. at Whiskey Jacques’, Ketchum. $5 S Swamp Cats - 9:30 p.m. at the new and improved non-smoking Silver Dollar Saloon, Bellevue. No cover

saturday, 5.25.13

Sun Valley Wellness Festival - info. www. SunValleyWellness.org Grand Opening of Picabo Angler, The Valley’s Newest Outfitter - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., on Hwy 20 in Picabo. Fly Rod demos, casting course, bbq, beverages, fly tying demos and more. Info: 208-788-3536 or info@ picaboangler.com Saturday Storytime - 10 a.m. at the Children’s Library in The Community Library, Ketchum. FREE. Info: 208-726-3493 Sporting Clays Clinic - 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Sun Valley Gun Club. $30/day, includes targets and instruction. Bring your own ammo - 200 rounds. Book your spot: JC Dovey at 208-622-2111 or 208-721-1495. Info: www.sunvalley.com Bike Rodeo presented by the Ketchum Police Dept. and Higher Ground Sun Valley - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the south lot at the Wood River YMCA, Ketchum. Free rider safety course, free bike safety checks, free helmet fitting with freebies, bike decorating, free bike bells from the BCRD, healthy snacks and more. Dr. Zorba Paster presents Self Efficacy - The Missing Link - 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in the Continental Room of the Sun Valley Inn. Info: 208-727-8419 Wood River Land Trust’s 9th Annual Heart of the Valley awards reception - 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Velocio, Ketchum. Info: jbrown@

woodriverlandtrust.org Restorative Yoga with Katherine Pleasan - 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. - YMCA in Ketchum. 72 9600. Terra Sanctuary Opening Reception - 5 8 p.m. at Gallery DeNovo with musical pe fomance by Terra Sanctuary artist Jon A derson at 6 and 7 p.m. Info: Robin at 20 720-5457 Gallery Walk - 5 to 8 p.m. at participati galleries in Ketchum. Info: svgalleries.org 208-726-5512 Gallery Walk Guided Tour - 5 to 7 p.m meet with Wendy Jaquet at the Sun Vall Resort Rec Center at 5 p.m., or Gilman G lery at 5:10 p.m. Info: 208-720-0968 FREE Solo Dance Performances by Kal Pruitt - 5:15 p.m. at the Sun Valley Cent for the Arts; 6:15 p.m. at the Friesen G lery and 7:15 p.m. at Ochi Gallery, all in Ke chum. For more info: www.KetchumIdah org An Evening of Sacred Chanting and Sha tala with Heather and Benjy Wertheim - 8:30 p.m., in the Ram Room of the S Valley Inn. For tickets or more info, vi www.SunValleyWellness.org S Pause for A Cause out of Boise - 9 p. at Whiskey Jacques’, Ketchum. $5

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Sun Valley Wellness Festival - info. ww SunValleyWellness.org Duane Elgin, Great Transition St ries - 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in t Continental Room of the Sun V ley Inn. For tickets or more info, vi www.SunValleyWellness.org Artist Chat and Encaustic Demo with Mo gan Brig and Christopher Reilly - 12:30 to p.m. at Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum. In 208-726-5079 Sporting Clays Clinic - 1 to 3 p.m. at the S Valley Gun Club. $30/day, includes targe and instruction. Bring your own amm - 200 rounds. Book your spot: JC Dovey 208-622-2111 or 208-721-1495. Info: ww sunvalley.com DJ - 5 to 9 p.m., at the West Mag Resort. Info: 208-487-2571 or vi www.facebook.com/westmagicresort Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan 6:30. 416 Main Street, North entrance, H ley. For questions: HansMukh 721-7478 S Memorial Weekend DJ Dance Par at the new and improved non-smoking S ver Dollar Saloon, Bellevue. S WYOmericana Caravan featurei Jalan Crossland, Screen Door Porch a JShogren Shanghai’d - 7 p.m. at Whisk Jacques’, Ketchum. $7

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Yoga Sauna - 8:10 to 9:40 a.m., Bellevue. Info: 720-6513. Connection Club - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Senior Connection in Hailey. 788-3468. Children’s Library Science time w/Ann Christensen, 11 a.m. at the Children’s Library of the Community Library in Ketchum Mommy Yoga - ages infant to walking. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Wood River Community YMCA, Ketchum. Info: 727-9622. Rotary Club of Ketchum/Sun Valley meeting - 12 to 1:15 p.m. at Rico’s, Ketchum. Info: www.Rotary.org Guided Meditation - 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at St. Luke’s Wood River, Chapel. Info: 7278733 Blood Pressure Check - 12:30 p.m. at the Senior Connection. 788-3468. BINGO after lunch, 1 to 2 p.m. at the Senior Connection. 788-3468. Sewcial Society open sew - 2 to 5 p.m. at the Fabric Granery in Hailey. Outdoor After School Program for 1st -3rd Graders - 2:30 to 5 p.m. at The Mountain School, Bellevue. Space is limited, call for details/register: 208-788-3170 Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan 2 - 3:30 pm and 6:00 - 7:30 pm. 416 Main Street, North entrance, Hailey. For questions: HansMukh 721-7478 Duplicate bridge game for those new to duplicate - 3-5:30 p.m. at the Wood River YMCA, Ketchum. Reservations required, 720-1501 or jo@sunvalleybridge.com. www.SunValleyBridge.com Weight Watchers - 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Senior Connection, Hailey. Info: 788-3468. Give-A-Meal fundraiser presented by Dr. Zorba Paster - 5:30 p.m. at the SFP Studio, Ketchum. RSVP: 208-727-8419 FREE Hailey Community Meditation - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Pure Body Pilates, across from Hailey Atkinsons’. All welcome, chairs and cushions available. Info: 721-2583 Free acupuncture clinic for veterans, military and their families 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Cody Acupuncture Clinic, Hailey. 720-7530. _ Charity Trivia Night - 8 p.m. at Lefty’s Bar & Grill in Ketchum. $15 per team up to six people - 1/3 of entry fee goes back to local non-profits. Info: Gary, 725-5522

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Senior Health & Fitness Day with assorted guest speakers - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Senior Connection, Hailey. FREE for everyone. For a full schedule of speakers, call 208788-3468 or www.BlaineCountySeniors. org Wood River Cup short track mountain bike racing for the whole family - 5 to 9 p.m. at the Croy Creek Trail System, 3.5 miles west of Hailey. $25/day. Racers 12 and under are free. Races on 6/5 and 6/19 will be at Old Cutters Park, Hailey. Info: 208-788-9184.

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ram relationship with O’Dowd soon turns to love. Right with her are Jessica Mauboy (with the amazing voice), Miranda Tapsell and Shari Sebbens. All four characters are so well drawn by the screenplay that it is a joy to watch them work together and especially a joy to see them sing together. Under O’Dowd’s tutelage, the group gives themselves the name The Sapphires and are reborn as a soul troupe. We follow the tour through Vietnam as it plays upon a world stage and by tying the threads of racism in Australia with what is also going on in the United States. The Sapphires isn’t heavy fare but the music should catch your fancy and the winning performances will take it all home from there.

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local area businessman recently told me that he had never used the type of financial services provided by a financial adviser. Despite an admitted need for these services, this entrepreneur was hindered by one hurdle. He felt intimidated that his current financial situation would be an embarrassment when contrasted to the wealthy that sought financial services. I was initially surprised to hear this concern. But, I assured him that any meaningful trip starts with a first step. In the best-selling book the Millionaire Next Door, the authors report that 80 percent of America’s millionaires are firstgeneration rich. The implication is heartening. Each of these households achieved financial wellbeing with a journey that started from a much more modest beginning. The key is to take action toward bettering your financial situation now. Getting started today will allow you more time to reach your financial objectives. There is an assortment of

reasons for delaying a commitment to achieve mastery of your finances. A popular misconception is that you will be more likely to succeed in building a retirement nest egg once you have a better paying job. I have observed numerous occasions when a larger income or windfall allowed an irresponsible party to create even larger credit card debts. More money will not provide a cure for poor money management, though it may hide the problem for a while. The wise person develops the habits of success early in life and has a mastery of money regardless of income. To be certain, life can provide plenty of obstacles to wealth accumulation. But, unemployment, bankruptcy or a weak economy can be met head on by the family that is ruggedly determined to improve their lot in life. It is my own personal acquaintance with difficulty that helps me inspire others to push on through the challenges they face today to achieve their financial objectives. Successful sports teams and financially successful households

share some common traits. They both have a good understanding of the game they are playing. More importantly, both of them face their challenges with a game plan. Whether or not you share my enthusiasm for Bronco football, any honest critic will acknowledge that this team enters the field with a purpose fueled by a well-thought-out plan of attack. Similarly, achieving mastery of your household finances cannot be left to the winds of fate. There are practices and belief systems that are common in financially successful households. I encourage you to make a conscious decision to identify and implement the habits of the financially independent. Securities offered through MWA Financial Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Modern Woodmen of America, 1701 1st Ave., Rock Island, IL 61201. Phone: (309) 558-3100. Member: FINRA, SIPC Terry Downs is a Financial Representative with Modern Woodmen of America. His office is located at 1139 Falls Ave. E., Ste. 1, Twin Falls. Phone: (208) 316-2244 or e-mail at terry.r.downs@mwarep.org

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so Tyler and his dad decided to open in 2011 Tyler’s vision: Dashi. Culinary-wise, by that time Tyler decided that he was really drawn to the pure and subtle cuisine of the Japanese; therefore, you’ll get just that when you visit Dashi. Now when you eat at Dashi and in having read this article I hope that you’ll get a bit of the picture of what kind of a journey needs to be traveled by a would-be chef in the creation and establishment of his very own successful restaurant. I’ve always found that when dining at Dashi the food is exquisitely presented. Each dish is like a little painting. To accomplish this, I know that one has to use really fresh ingredients so as to be able to show the intense and vibrant zing of colors. Naturally that will lead to the subsequent excellent flavors. Tyler does that with his commitment to the local farmers and food producers and, of course, to his own inner artistic genie. One of his big passions is serving fish (raw and cooked) that is flown in fresh from all parts of the United States. He also enjoys serving special and unusual cuts of meat or game when in season. To accompany all of Tyler’s fabulous dishes, he offers a terrifically good and wide selection of sakes, beer and wine. So, when your heart desires a beautiful and delicious light “fusioned” fare with terrifically good flavor, Dashi is a must. As usual, make sure to say that The Weekly Sun and Margot gave you that inspiration. This once monthly column features our wonderful valley restaurants to which we can easily stroll-sometimes with the help of a bus or car ride— and is therefore called The Walking Gourmet. I hope that it will be a helpful guide for would be diners as well for all of our fine local tws eateries.

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Foley, physical therapist, will improve your walking with attention to posture, heart rate and cardio-walking techniques that suit your fitness level to boost cardio, muscular and mental health. In case of bad weather, an indoor walking workout is planned. Bring walking shoes and a water bottle. This talk will be offered from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in the Baldy Rooms of St. Luke’s Wood River. All Brown Bag lectures are free and no pre-registration is required. Please call St. Luke’s Center for Community Health for more information on this or other educational programs at 208-727-8733.

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hen we hurt we often assume the worst. We become afraid and tentative with our bodies, telling ourselves that this much pain indicates major damage and will require a significant intervention to heal. This is especially true with new pain that doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t seem to have a cause. The possibility of surgery quickly comes to mind and we panic, seeking immediate relief and answers from our medical provider. Sometimes, there is a clear cause for the pain and treatment is direct and effective. Unfortunately, musculoskeletal pain often does not have a quick fix. All too frequently the excruciating pain is not from the bones or joints but from the surrounding muscles. The muscles themselves may have been injured or the muscles are performing a protective role. To prevent the body from overstretching or joints being damaged, the muscles go into spasm, tightening and locking down movement. Undoubtedly youâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve heard a story of someone bending over to pick up the paper and their back goes out. We are all designed to touch the ground. Problems occur when the body has lost its ability to perform this movement. Bending over successfully is dependent upon many simultaneous body functionsâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;the pelvis rotates forward, hips flex, back muscles lengthen and the spine rounds. If the body struggles with any of these actions and senses danger, it will protect itself and stop further movement by creating a muscle spasm. This incredibly painful condition is not an injury but protection for the body that, if the movement had continued, could have caused injury. Modern medicine can effectively treat the symptoms of chronic muscle spasms with corticosteroid injections and prescriptions for painkillers and muscle relaxants. Long-term relief, however, requires addressing the cause of the pain, which is generally muscle imbalance and body dysfunction. Treating the cause of the pain is best accomplished through therapy and complementary medicine. When you hurt, instead of assuming the worst, start with the basics of your structural

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health insurance program that pays for value, rather than volume, was unveiled to Valley business people recently. The goal is to drive down healthcare costs while making patient health a priority, a representative of SelectHealth told those assembled in the new CompUCenter and Copy Center next to the Artists Down Under Gallery in Giacobbi Square. St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s just established a new partnership with the Salt Lake City-based health insurance provider SelectHealth. The program is designed to incentivize preventative care and offer monetary rewards for those who make healthier living choices, such as eliminating tobacco use or losing weight. The traditional model of encouraging doctors to perform high volumes of procedures and tests would be discouraged where it can be determined that such procedures and tests would likely not affect the outcome. For instance, physical therapy may be recommended over the more expensive back surgery. â&#x20AC;&#x153;As a provider you may be paid for not doing things that you would have done before that will help the patient just as much,â&#x20AC;? said John Edgington, vice president and general manager of SelectHealth. Edgington said that 80 percent of healthcare dollars are spent by 5 percent of the people. â&#x20AC;&#x153;If we can get those people to lose weight or begin exercising to get healthier, we save money,â&#x20AC;? he added. The new program can lower costs by sweeping waste out of the system, trimming the number of plans available, reducing unnecessary expenses and procedures and encouraging members to take charge of their own health behaviors, Edgington said. Fees for service will continue until St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s can figure a way to make the transition to fees based on outcome or value where providers are paid to keep people healthy. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re transparent, so you as a community can hold us accountable,â&#x20AC;? Edgington added. Under the agreement St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s can put whatever premium dollars remain after all its claims and overhead costs are covered toward the following yearâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s rates, bringing down premiums. Keith Perry, owner of Perryâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Restaurant and a member of St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Wood River Medical Center board, said he recently enrolled his employees in the SelectHealth plan and saw his premiums nearly cut in half, in part because the premiums are more equitable for women. â&#x20AC;&#x153;SelectHealth showed a willingness to think out of the box,â&#x20AC;? Perry said. â&#x20AC;&#x153;When I got my monthly bill, I was surprised how much I saved.â&#x20AC;? tws


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Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony On Monday, May 27 at 11 a.m., the 10th annual Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at the Hailey Cemetery. Honoring the Vietnam War era, the ceremony will be dedicated to SP4 Gary Boushele and will honor CWO Jon Sparks, Sgt. Bill Williams, PFC Steven McDonald, SP5 William Burt, Jr., and GSGT Louis Pichon, the other men from Blaine County who were KIA. The Warhawk Air Museum will do a flyover of a P-51C “Boise Bee” and a P-51D “Hell-er-Bust.” The “Boise Bee,” piloted by J.C. Paul, was flown during World War II by Boise native and fighter ace Lt. Col. Duane Beeson in the 334th FS, 4th FG, 8th Air Force in England. B.G. (Ret.) Alan Gayhart will be the keynote speaker and Maj. Douglas Uphoff the emcee. Idaho Supreme Court Justice Dan Eismann, a well-decorated Vietnam veteran, will be our honored guest. Members of four out of the five U.S. military branches will be participating. A large balloon release will also

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Two sailors from the USN-NOSC Boise, Idaho. take place. The Hailey Cemetery will be decorated from Friday, May 24 to Monday, May 27 with over 400 American flags placed on every known veteran’s gravesite. This event is free and will take place, rain or shine. Call 309-1959 for details.

Ketchum Memorial Day Celebration The annual Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by David Ketchum Post 115, American Legion, will be held at Ketchum Cemetery on Monday, May 27 at 11 a.m. American flags will decorate graves of all known veterans. Members of Post 115 will parade, post the colors, and provide a ceremonial firing squad salute. The speaker will be Lieutenant Colonel Reginald R. Reeves, U.S. Army, Retired. Other features will include the laying of a wreath, singing of “The

Star-Spangled Banner” by Sue Noel, and a special appearance by the men’s chorus, “A Few Good Men.” There will be a flyover by two World War II vintage P-50 Mustangs from the Warhawk Air Museum, Nampa. Special guest will be Colonel Christopher Sage, Commander, 366th Operations Group, Mountain Home Air Force Base. The cemetery is located north of the center of town on Highway 75. All are welcome. The event is free.

Territorial Lecture, Four Pillars of Health Don Watts is the historic preservation planner at the Idaho State Historic Preservation Office, will discuss “Building Toward Statehood: Idaho’s Territorial Architecture,” at 6 p.m. Thursday at Ketchum’s Community Library.

The lecture is free. Local naturopath Jody Stanislaw will talk about “The Four Pillars of Health” at 6 p.m. tonight in a free lecture.

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r. Zorba Paster, a regular presenter at the Sun Valley Wellness Festival, is back this year. On Saturday at 11:15 a.m. in the Sun Valley Inn he will discuss â&#x20AC;&#x153;Self-Efficacyâ&#x20AC;&#x201D;The Missing Link: Finding the Balance Between Western Medicine and Eastern Thoughtâ&#x20AC;? as he talks about using the powers of body, mind and spirit to live long and well. But Zorba will add another dimension this year when he holds a fundraiser to help provide nutritional meals for patients of the Tibetan Delek Hospital, the primary tuberculosis center for Tibetan refugees living in India. It costs 95 cents a day to provide the patients the protein, vitamins and minerals that are a key to their survival. But many cannot even afford 50 cents a day to help cover the costs of the food that the hospital provides, regardless of their ability to pay Others are like a 70-year-old Buddhist nun who came to the hospital with a bacterial infection in her liver and hands and feet that had become swollen because of low protein, a problem shared by half the Tibetan population. The â&#x20AC;&#x153;Give-A-Mealâ&#x20AC;? fundraiser will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the SFP Studio, 680 E. Sun Valley Road in Ketchum. Paster will talk a little about his mission, after which attendees will be able to make a donation

toward the cause, said Kristin E. McMahon, stewardship coordinator of St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Wood River Foundation. There will be drinks and hors dâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;oeuvres. Those who wish to attend are encouraged to RSVP at 208-7278419 by the end of today. Paster is St. Lukeâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Wood River Foundationâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s featured health and wellness speaker. A Chicago native, he has traveled and studied extensively in Asia and India, where he volunteered his medical expertise and services for the Tibetan refugee population in northern Indiaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Himalayas. He is a friend and personal physician to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, having first met him in 1974 when he became interested in Tibetan Buddhism. He has authored two books, â&#x20AC;&#x153;The Longevity Codeâ&#x20AC;&#x201D; Your Personal Prescription for a Longer, Sweeter Lifeâ&#x20AC;? and â&#x20AC;&#x153;Heart Healthy (Low-fat, Guilt-free & Tasty) Recipes from the Kitchen of Zorba Paster.â&#x20AC;? tws

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Sawtooth Forest Campgrounds Open for Memorial Day

The Sawtooth National Forest would like to encourage everyone to get out this Memorial Day weekend and enjoy your National Forest. Ketchum Ranger District: Boundary Campground is open with full services and $10/night single unit. Current road and trail conditions can be found on the Sawtooth National Forest website at http://fs.usda.gov/Sawtooth. Sawtooth National Recreation Area (all of the following campgrounds will be open with full service): Wood River Valley, North Fork, Murdock, Caribou, Wood River, Easley, Alturas Lake, Smokey Bear Campground and boat ramp (open without fee until 6/1/2012), Pettit Lake, Pettit, Redfish Lake Area Campgrounds will be open, Mt. Heyburn and Redfish Inlet will be CLOSED, Sunny Gulch, Stanley (downriver), Salmon River, Casino Creek, Riverside (river side), Mormon Bend, Upper and Lower Oâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;Brien, Whiskey Flats, Holman, Stanley Lake, Stanley Lake Inlet, Sheep Trail, Trap Creek, Elk Creek, and Grandjean. Current conditions can be obtained at 208-727-5013 (Headquarters) or 208-774-3000 (Stanley Ranger Station) or see the SNRA Rec Report at http:// fs.usda.gov/Sawtooth. Fairfield Ranger District: Roads over Couch and Wells summits are open. Trails are snow covered and impassable at the higher elevations. Baumgartner Campground is open with fees of $10 and $20 per night. Water and dumpsters are available. The following Campgrounds are open with fees of $6/night: Chaparral, Abbot, Bird, Canyon, Bowns, Willow Creek Campground. The following campgrounds are open with no charges: Five Points, Bear Creek Transfer Camp, Pioneer Campground, Willow Creek Transfer Camp, Hunter Transfer Camp. The Fairfield Ranger District can be reached at 208-764-3202 for information regarding campgrounds, roads and trails.

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uane Elgin credits his childhood on an Idaho farm with making him the visionary constantly consumed with such questions as: Who are we? Where are we going? How is the universe alive? “I was given the great gift of growing up on the land and seeing things naturally, as they are,” said Elgin, who grew up in Wilder—10 miles outside Caldwell. “We didn’t have TV until I was 12 and there were only a few radio stations then. So during the day I would walk around the land, observing and thinking, and at night I’d lay on my back looking up into this enormous sky filled with stars.” Elgin’s childhood on the farm took him to the nation’s Capitol where he served as a senior staff member of a Presidential Commission on the American Future. And it led him to write such books as “The Living Universe,” “Promise Ahead,” “Voluntary Simplicity” and “Awakening Earth.” He also co-authored the book “Changing Images of Man” with Joseph Campbell and others.

Elgin will relate some of the questions that are currently consuming him at 11:15 a.m. Sunday at the Sun Valley Wellness Festival when he presents “Great Transition Stories.” One of the areas that has concerned Elgin since the 1970s is that of how we treat the Earth. That concern has only intensified with the world’s population tripling in his lifetime, the ice caps melting and fears over cheap oil and clean water running out. “By 2020 we have the perfect storm to produce a world in crisis,” he said. If things are breaking down at the bigger level, we need to learn to build community to pull together, he said. “We’ve never had a situation where the entire world is at risk. I say: Let’s prepare for this time by stepping back, being curious about what’s going on here and telling ourselves new stories about what is going on here.” Humanity has four stages: toddler, teen-ager, adult and elder. The good news is that we’re on the verge of maturing into a teen-ager. And teens have lots of energy, and idealism, Elgin

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kinawans seem to have found the key to the fountain of youth. They count one of the highest percentages of centenarians among them. And they have one of the largest disability-free life expectancies in the world, with low rates of heart disease, breast cancer and prostate cancer. Sun Valley resembles Okinawa in many respects, says naturopathic physician James Rouse. “These places are called blue zones. Blue zones are places where people enjoy incredible longevity and good health. And good health comes down to a couple factors: diet and lifestyle. Also, community experience where people support one another—and you certainly have that in Sun Valley.” Rouse, a naturopathic physician and QVC Network wellness doctor who is best known for his “Optimum Wellness” segments, will discuss ways everyone can enjoy longevity and good health when he speaks on “Leading the Anti-Inflammatory Lifestyle” at 9:30 a.m. Sunday in the Sun Valley Inn’s Continental Room. Rouse lives 8,500 feet above sea level in the mountains 45 minutes west of Denver in a solar-powered home where he grows much of the organic vegetables he and his wife eat. Living long and healthy boils down to eating the right foods and exercising the right way, he says. To that effect, he gets up at 4 every morning to meditate, practice yoga, lift weights and do interval training, such as wind sprints. Doing this first thing in the morning raises the level of hormones like dopamine, when the body is under the influence of stress hormones like cortisol, he says. He follows his exercise with a breakfast of three eggs and dark green leafy vegetables, including kale and spinach. “Food is the most powerful element there is for creating optimal wellness,” says Rouse, who occasionally treats himself to such treats as sweet potato coconut cookies and grain-free apple pie. “As for exercise? Exercise only on the days you eat.” Rouse says he is buoyed by the plethora of research going

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“Your genes will express themselves the way you express life.” on right now concerning how our lifestyle affects the way our genes in our body express themselves. Our behaviors have a greater effect on our health, longevity and overall vitality than our genes, he said. “If you’re concerned about aging and disease, you should look at your daily habits—even our emotions and outlook on life are powerful influences. If you eat a poor diet, are pessimistic, judgmental… if you read a lot of depressing things and watch bad news all the time, these express themselves in your genes. Your genes will express themselves the way you express life,” he said. Sometimes people think their own situation is dictated by what their parents and grandparents faced. If their parents died in their 60s, they think they’re going to follow in their footsteps. But that’s not true, Rouse adds. “Ninety-five percent of it is our habits. And it’s pretty amazing how you can change one habit and that can change your entire life. And don’t forget: The way you take care of yourself has a profound effect on everyone around you. When you’re vital and happy and really alive everyone else is going to feed off that vibration and energy. “ tws

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noted. “Teens often exhibit risky behavior—so much so you sometimes wonder if they’ll make it to adulthood. But I have three kids and they did grow up and they’re now wonderful adults. My point is: We can get there. We’ve got some real learning to do as a collective people, as we call on creativity and other things that matter. But we can get there.” tws

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Senior Health and Fitness Day

Think Healthy, Eat Healthy, “Act Healthy… Be Healthy.” On Wednesday, May 29, across the U.S., 100,000-plus older adults will participate in health promotion events at more than 1,000 local organizations. National Senior Health & Fitness Day, the nation’s largest older adult health and fitness event, is entering its 20th year. Locally, the Senior Connection is hosting an event with guest speakers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. that day. Speakers and their respective times are: 10 a.m. - Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center; 10:20 a.m. - The Advocates - Dating-Partner & Elder Abuse; 10:40 a.m. - Wood River Hospice - Palliative Care & Advance Directives; 11 a.m. - Office on Aging Ombudsman; 11:20 a.m. - Elks St. Luke’s (Jenifer Cook, P.T.); 11:40 a.m. - Idaho Home Health; break for lunch 12 to 1 p.m.; 1 p.m. - Dr. Strickland Ear Health; 1 p.m. - Shiba-Medicare Turning 65 Boomers; 1:20 p.m. - Home Connection - Move Management and Downsizing; 1:40 p.m. - Outreach Connection - Learn more about home services, including care and Meals on Wheels. Everyone is invited to join the Senior Connection for this free day to learn more about services in the Wood River Valley. Info: 208-788-3468 or www.BlaineCountySeniors.org

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celebration of the life of Linda Anne DeEulis will be held at the Snowdon Wildlife Sanctuary Visitor and Education Center, 1981 Lick Creek Road, McCall, Idaho on Saturday, June 8, 2013. Linda passed away November 14, 2012 after a long battle with cancer. The memorial service will include the dedication of the Visitor’s and Educational Center in her memory, since she was the driving force in its creation and development. Her friends and admirers are invited to join the Board of Directors of Snowdon in a celebration of her life and work in preserving wildlife. The celebration will begin at 1 p.m. and include an invocation and several speakers who will share the wide-ranging contributions she made to McCall and the state of Idaho. The program will conclude with the dedication of the Visitor’s Center. Please bring a lawn chair, since the sanctuary has limited seating. There will be time provided in the program for people to share stories or reminiscences of Linda. Refreshments will be offered after the program. After the public leaves the Board and close friends will inter Linda’s ashes in a special area on the grounds of the wildlife sanctuary. The Snowdon Board of Direc

tors is carrying on the running of the wildlife sanctuary with the help of supporting donors, grants and a bequest from the estate of Nelle Tobias. The house, built by Ms. DeEulis and Douglas Holden, will now serve as a residence for the sanctuary’s caretaker. Throughout Ms DeEulis’ illness she continued to provide the educational programs about which she was so passionate and so well known. Her last program took her to northern Idaho in August and featured a final public appearance of her oldest educational bird, Ollie, the great horned owl. For those who cannot attend the dedication and memorial service, donations can be sent to Snowdon Wildlife Sanctuary, PO Box 2004, McCall, ID, 83638. For more information about the Snowdon Wildlife Sanctuary, visit www.SnowdonWildlife.org tws

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Girls Scout Awards

Service Unit 21 Girl Scouts will host its Court of Awards and Bridging Ceremony beginning at 5:15 p.m., on Wednesday, May 22 in the Hemingway Elementary School gym. Girl Scout Troop 230 will be given the Bronze Award for their efforts to bring awareness to child slavery on Ivory Coast cocoa bean farms. Scouts will present a short documentary film they created with the help of Hemingway tech teacher Scott Slonim. Troop 230, plus Troops 78, 106 and some of Troop 442, will bridge to the next age level in Girl Scouts. Parents, friends, and family are welcome. Info: 208-726-4258

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19 services DOG CAMP! Foothills location, stick chasing, hikes, creek, sunny naps. 24-hour interaction; country farm with 3 friendly dogs. 481-2016. Need to eat? Let’s plan your meal. Let Topher’s experience get it on the table. Call for details. Topher’s Home Cookin’ 208-721-8214. Carpet repair - 720-4915. HOUSEKEEPING SERVICES; Experience, Recommendations, Responsible, free estimates, call : 208720-5973 or beatrizq2003@hotmail. com. 7-Session Cancer Thrive Training. Strengthen healing & recovery, boost hardiness, confidence, laughter, & hope. Reduce fear. Understand the body-mind connection for increased

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positive treatment results. Choose optimal health. Christina Tindle M.A. Psychology. 208-315-3075. Hailey & Ketchum. christina.tindle.ma@gmail. com. 12-Session Thrive Training. Guided action workgroup for boosting confidence, relationships, career, health, athletics, creativity, or long held dreams. Increase hardiness and direction balanced by laughter and accomplishment. Christina Tindle M.A. Psychology. 208-315-3075. christina.tindle.ma@gmail.com. Twin Falls Train Shop & Hobbies trains and parts, lionel trains, repairs. Consignment, buy, sell, and trade. 144 Main Ave. S., Twin Falls, Idaho. Call Simon at 208-420-6878 for more info. Professional Window Washing and maintenance. Affordable rates. 7209913. Books can change the life of another person, so if you have some that are taking up space, and would like to donate them, call Fabio at 788-3964 and we’ll pick them up for free. Two guys and a truck - Furniture moving & hauling. Dump runs. No job too small. 208-720-4821. MOVING MADE EASY - The little ladies will pack’em and stack’em and the mighty men will load’em and totem. We’ll even do the dreaded move out clean. Call 721-3543 for your moving needs. JACK OF ALL TRADES - One call does it all, whether your job be big or small. Drywall, paint, small remodels, maintenance, tiling, woodwork, electrical plumbing, framing, etc. Don’t stall, give a call, 720-6676.

20 appliances Whirlpool Gold 2 door counter depth fridge-freezer with water and ice dispenser. Model GS2SHEXNS00. Like new. $1,800 new. $800. Pressure tank for well. Like new. $150 OBO. 720-2509

21 lawn & garden Time to Plant. Strawberry plants $1.00 each. I have 25 plants. Blue Grape Hyacinthis, Purple, white and Rose Iris, Lady Mantles, Phlox, Shasta Daisy’s and many other perennial. Sold by the 10” x 10” clump. $10/clump. I have 15 clumps of each. Call 788-4347. Ground covers. Creeping Jenny, Snow on the Mountain, Nancy plant, many succulents. sold by the clump of 10” x 10” . $5/clump. I have 20 clumps. Call 788-4347. COMPOST & Wood Mulch - organically based compost. Topsoil compost blends for gardens. A special lawn mix to amend your lawn. Available weekdays and weekends. Call 208-788-4217. Black Bear Ranch Tree Farm open for business! Located 7 miles north of Ketchum, a boutique nursery specializing in Aspen Trees grown from

seed off the property. 13544 Highway 75,  208-726-7267. 

22 art, antiques and collectibles Bronze western sculpture for sale: Frederick Remington”s “Coming Thru The Rye.” 31” x 31” Goes for 2,500 to $3,500. Asking: $1,400 Call: 720-3143 ORIGINAL AND UNUSUAL ARTWORKS. Three original Nancy Stonington watercolors, $500 to $1000. Unique Sunshine Mine 100th anniversary poster, very nicely framed, $150. Original unusual dot technique painting, 3’ wide by 4’ high, Jack Gunter, $1500. Price negotiable. Call Ann (208) 726-9510.

24 furniture King mattress & box springs, Everton Atlantis Firm, marvelous middle, nearly new, excellent condition. $395. 208-721-8492 Kids vintage table with 4 chairs; red, rustic wood, beautiful condition. $200 Call 720-2480 or email for photos: jenniferdiehl@cox.net 2 twin log beds - backboard, box spring, no mattresses - $50 each or $75 for both. 208-320-7972 Two rustic pine armoires, $400 each. Both are perfect for to hold tvs, toys, clothing, etc. Call 720-2480 or email for sizing and photos: jenniferdiehl@cox.net Pair of swivel bar stools, 24” counter seat height, brown iron, tan upholstered seats. $50 Can email photo. 208-721-8492 Chair - Cost Plus World Market “Sevilla”, nice Dark Wood. Excellent condition. $60. For Picture, Google: “costplus sevilla chair”, 721-2144 2 Kichler Brushed Nickel hanging lamps. New, Paid $150.00 for each, will sell for $80.00 each. call 7884347. BRAND NEW CHILD’S RECLINER. 4-button-back taupe matte vinyl. Cozy and comfy for a child up to 90 pounds. Paid $95, will sell for $80. Call Ann (208) 726-9510 3-drawer low boy cabinet. Purchased at Bungalow for $900. Sell for $150. Can e-mail photo. Call 3091088 Modern-style, glass-top tasking/ work table. Almost new. Retail $250, yours for $50 OBO. Call 208-3091088 The Trader is now accepting consignments for furniture, home accessories and collectibles. Call Linda at 208.720.9206. Kitchen Pie Cupboard - wooden w/carving on the doors. Must see! Was $250, no just $175. Must See! Old Firestone Console Radio/phonagraph. Works sometimes, has tubes. $150 OBO. 788-2566 Blonde Oak Dresser with hand carving - (3 drawer) $250. 788-2566

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28 clothing Ladies 8/12 barely used Salomon hiking boots 720-5875 $45 

36 computers Smart Cover for iPad Mini, baby blue. Brand new in box at half price. $20. Sharp AR-M207 digital copier. 2 trays and metal storage cabinet on casters. Can be used as a copier, printer & scanner via USB and fax with additional modules. Great shape, well maintained. $200 OBO. 720-2509 Brother DR 510 Drum Unit and TN 570 toner cartidge for Brother MFC machine. Like new condition. Toner full. $25 for both. HP 13X Printer black ink cartridge. Open box but never been used. Wrong cartridge for my printer. $120 retail. Yours for $20. 720-2509

37 electronics 338 Sony CCD TRV Video Camera. Easy to use. $100 FIRM call 208720-6721.

40 musical Drums: Yamaha custom built kit. Gibraltar hardware, $1,200 in Z. symbols! Extras come with it. Excellent condition. $1,950.00 Call: 7206190 SALMON RIVER GUITARS - Custom-Made Guitars. Repair Restoration since 1969. Buy. Sell. Vintage. Used. Authorized Martin Repair Center. Stephen Neal Saqui, Luthier. www.SalmonRiverGuitars.com. 1208-838-3021 Rehearsal Space for Bands Available - area has heat and restrooms. Call Scott at 727-1480. Voice lessons - classically trained, professionally unionized singer/actress. All ages and abilities encouraged and accepted. Vivian Lee Alperin. 727-9774. Guitar and drum lessons available for all levels of musicians. Our studio or yours. Call Scott at 727-1480.

44 jewelry 18K ladies white gold diamond engagement ring. Asking $5100.00. Pear cut top diamond 83CT. 12 side diamonds. Call 208-471-0069

50 sporting goods Basketball pole, back board and hoop. Metal and sturdy. Still in the ground. You dig and you can have for only $25. Call 788-4347.

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cost All Line Ads 20 words or less are FREE in any category. After that, it is 17.5¢/per word. Add a photo, logo or border for $7.50/per week in b/w, or $45 for full color. Classified Display Ads are available at our open rate of $10.98/column inch New sports consignment store in Ketchum. Accepting all types of sports gear now. 415 Sun Valley Rd. Call 726-1611. Armrest by Scott, for high speed riding. Light aluminum with foam arm pads. Used but in good condition. $20. 721-0651 Do you have knee problems or fear of falling? I have a Sanddune balance therapy exerciser for $297 Save $100 today. Call for more information. 208-720-6721 See website at www.amadoc.com 1 year old adult street bike 7 speed like new. $120 FIRM 208-720-6721 call for pictures. Masi Road Bike for sale - excellent condition. $1,000. Call for more info 208-720-5127 We pay cash for quality bicycles, fly fishing and outdoor gear - Ketchum Pawn. 208-726-0110.

56 other stuff for sale It’s wedding season, know what you need? Blue chalkboard speech bubbles (4 for $40) and a 3-tiered cupcake stand ($10)! Call 208-6703371 Misc. scaffolding, planks, fiberblass ladders, etc. Nice airless paint sprayer, snow blower, metal freestanding shelving. Wood office desks, file cabinets-horizontal black, etc . All in great shape. Hailey industrial area. 208-720-1680 Double half barrel charcoal grill on countertop high stand with expended metal grill and raised warming rack. $100. 720-2558 Avon Products at www.youravon. com/beatriz5 Avon Independent Sales Represetative. AVON puedes solicitar tus productos y ver los catalogos on line en www.youravon.com/beatriz5. Professional Fabric Cutting machine. $300. 720-5801 Homelite Portable Generator 1,850 watt. 12V/120V, excellent condition. $275. 720-5801 Portable Generator, Generex 2000 watt, 12V/120V, New, used once. $500 720-5801

60 homes for sale SALMON RIVER: 2+2 Home, Apt., Barn, Garage, Bunkhouse, (1,500 sf improvements) on 3.14 level fenced riverfront acres between StanleyClayton, $239,000. 80-miles north of WRV. Adjacent 3.76 level riverfront acres also avail. for sale, $139,500. Betsy Barrymore-Stoll, Capik & Co. 208-726-4455. Beautiful 3 bed/2 bath mountain lodge-style home on nearly 2 acres 3.6 miles west of Stanley (Crooked Creek Sub.). Asking $495,000. Jason Roth, Broker, Legacy Group, LLC, 208-720-1256 Fairfield - 3bd/1ba, big fenced yard, fire pit, 2-car garage, outbuildings, chicken coop, woodstove. On 3 lots in town, walk to bars and restau-


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81 hailey rentals 3 BD/2 BA duplex, Just remodeled! No smoking, pet possible, avail early April. $1100/month + utils. Brian at 208-720-4235 or check out www. svmlps.com Nightly/weekly/monthly! 2 BD/1 BA condo, fully furnished/outfitted. Prices vary depending on length of stay. 208-720-4235 or check out www.svmlps.com

86 apt./studio rental 42 Sold • 4 Under Contract Sweetwater Townhomes ONLY $172,000 BONUS!!! When you buy a Sweetwater home, you’ll receive FREE HOA dues thru 12/31/2013!! Green Neighborhood www.SweetwaterHailey.com Village open 7 days a week (208) 788-2164 Sales, Sue & Karen Sweetwater Community Realty

70 vacation property Hey Golfers!! 16 rounds of golf & 2 massages included w/ luxury 2 BR/ 2 Bath unit on beach in Mexico. Choose between Cabo, Puerto Vallarta, Cancun on availability $2900/ week. 788-0752.

73 vacant land Waterfront Property, 1.5 hours from Hailey. 2.26 acres on the South Fork of the Boise River, North of Fairfield. Trees for sale by owner. $89,000. Call Bob at 788-7300 or 720-2628 19 acres, 2,000’ river front, 4 miles S. of Mackay. Fenced, fishing, wildlife, views, gorgeous!. $140,000. photos available jjgrif@gmail.com. 208-726-3656. 50% REDUCTION SALE by owner - 2.5 acre lots near Soldier Mountain Resort and Golf Course. Great skiing, underground power and telephone completed in scenic subdivision. $24,500. 720-7828. SALMON RIVER: 3.76 level riverfront fenced acres between Stanley and Clayton. Hunting, fishing, riding, views, 80-miles north of WRV, $139,500. Adjacent 3.14 level riverfront acres w/1,500 sf improvemtns also available for sale, $239,500. Betsy Barrymore-Stoll, Capik & Co. 208-726-4455. Hagerman. Vacant lot in North view mature sub-division with own well system. Poor health forces sell. Great neighborhood. Hot springs, Snake River and bird hunting near surrounding area. $29,000, owner consider carry paper. 208 788-2566

77 out of area rental 2bd, 1ba home on Salmon River Furnished - $650 month plus utilities. No smoking. First, last and deposit, pets neg. References requested. Located across from Old Sawmill Station between Stanley and Challis with easy access to River. Call Denise at 7882648.

78 commercial rental Cold Springs Business Park - Great Shop/ Storage Space now available. Located directly across from St. Luke’s on US 75 also with Hospital drive access. 1680sf of clean updated shop/storage space. Has 7’ high garage bay door, 9’ ceilings. 2 offices and 2 access doors, bathroom, Asking $1250 for entire space or can split up for separate shop/storage use or will discount for long term lease. 622-5474, emil@sunvalleyinvestments.com Main Street Ketchum - Ketchum LI / Storage – .85 – 1.00 / sqft / mon. Bellevue Main Street – Office / Retail. Jeff Engelhardt 578-4412, AllstarPropertiesOnline.com PARKER GULCH COMMERCIAL RENTALS - Ketchum Office Club: Lower Level #2-198sf, #4-465sf. Call

Tanglewood Apartments for rent - 3bd. $695/month. Unfurnished. Please call 720-7828 for more info.

87 condo/townhome rental Copper Ranch condo. Beautiful, quiet and spacious.  2 bed, 2 bath, ground floor. Garage and nice patio. Residence faces the mountains; must see to appreciate.  New appliances, washer/dryer, gas fireplace.  Available April 1.  Small pet negotiable.  $900 per month, long term preferred.  Call 309-0615 or 720-2579.  

89 roommate wanted Roommate wanted. Mature, moderate drinking, no drugs. 2bd available for 1 person. North Woodside home. $350 + utilities. Wi-fi available. Dog possible, fenced yard. 720-9368. Looking for someone to share the cost of living these days? Say it here in 20 words or less for free! e-mail classifieds@theweeklysun.com or fax to 788-4297

90 want to rent/buy Married couple, Looking to rent, good references, has to be pet friendly, no smoking, clean, and responsible. $600 or less. Warehouse space. Long time resident, Small business. Various sizes okay, parking helpful. croycreek@ gmail.com, 208-720-1680. Need to rent/donated space. Private. Country. Pets. House, Trailer, Warehouse or Barn. Open to all options. Urgent. 948-5386 Seeking 1 or 2 bedroom South rental asap, $775 max including utilities for one professional, two dogs. (503) 999-2433

100 garage & yard sales YARD SALE Saturday May 25, A LOT of new stuff, Furniture, Clothes GALORE, Antique Glass, 107 West Chestnut, Hailey 130 Sunrise Ranch Rd. Bellevue - Multifamily liquidation. Furniture, office supplies, household, clothes, and lots more. Friday 4-7 and Saturday 8-12. List Your Yard Sale (20 words or less is always free) ad and get a Yard Sale Kit for only $9.99. Your kit includes 6 bright 11 x 17 signs, 6 bright letter-size signs, 100 price stickers, 10 balloons, free tip book. What are you waiting for? Get more bang for your buck when you list your ad in The Weekly Sun!

201 horse boarding Barn for Rent - 2 stalls w/ 12’ x 36’ runs. Small pasture area, large round pen, hay shed, storage area, heated water. North Hailey near bike path. $200 a month per horse. Call 7882648 Horse Boarding available just south of Bellevue; experienced horse person on premises; riding adjacent to property. Shelter and Pasture available. Reasonably priced. Call 7883251.

202 livestock for sale 5 year old beautiful Grulla mare, 30 days training - no buck. Call for details. $850. Call 720-1146.

English Cream Golden Retriever puppies due June 1st. Ready to go to their new homes early August. $1800 www.wrgoldens.com - 208721-1220

302 kittens & cats Big Fluffy Female Kitty needs home; indoor/outdoor. Great w/kids; potty trained (will go outside too). Great mouser. Move forces finding a new home. Free to a good home. 208721-0447.

p.m. at St. Luke’s Hailey Clinic, Carbonate Rooms. All stages of pregnancy welcome, no exp. necessary. Drop-in any time ($15) or attend the whole series ($108) through the end of May. Info: 208-727-8733 Ongoing Weekly Writing groups with Kate Riley. Begin or complete your project! 2013 Writing Retreats and more! Visit www.kateriley.org Metal Clay classes at The Bead Shop in Hailey. Monthly Beginner’s “mini-teazer”, Intermediate Skills Classes and Open Studio with skills demo. www.LisaHortonJewelry for

303 equestrian Farrier Service: just trim, no shoeing. Call 435-994-2127 River Sage Stables offers first class horse boarding at an active kid and adult friendly environment, lessons available with ranch horses. Heated indoor arena and many other amenities included. Please contact Katie (208) 788-4844.

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5013c charitable exchange The Papoose Club is looking for a sound system (via donation) for the KinderCup and Croy Cup races we put on. Please call 208-726-6642 or e-mail papooseclub@gmail.com Do something good for your community Volunteer to drive for Meals on Wheels today, flexible schedule. We need you. For more information call Nicole @ 788-3468. For Rent: 6’ and 8 ‘ tables $8.00 each/ 8 round tables $5.00 each. Chairs $1.00 each. Contact Nancy Kennette 788-4347 Does your non-profit have a service, product or item that you need or could share with another organization who needs it? List it here for free! Say it in 20 words or less and it’s free! We want to help you spread the word. Just e-mail classifieds@ theweeklysun.com

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502 take a class Rebecca Rusch’s 6 Week Mountain Bike Clinic for Girls in 7th - 12th grade. Club rides will take place from 3 to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from June 18-July 23. $125. Scholarships available. Info/sign up: www.GoldRuschTour.com or contact Karoline Droege at karoline@rebeccarusch.com Native Medicinal Herb Salve Making Workship with Deb Gelet - 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sawtooth Botanical Garden. $35/members or $45/nonmembers. Register: 208-726-9358 BARRE Classes at Studio MOVE, Ketchum May Schedule go to: studiomoveketchum.com “Fabulous Friday Skate-With-Us” beginning ice skating classes every Friday, 4:10 pm, 4/12-5/24. $110 includes weekly lessons, skate rental, ice time, and one practice session a week. Come early or register online www.sunvalleyfsc.com. Info 6228020. Mixed Level Yoga class for beginners and intermediate - 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays in the St. Luke’s Wood River Medical Center, River Run Rooms AND 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays in the St. Luke’s Hailey Clinic, Carbonate Rooms. Drop-in any time ($10) or attend the whole series ($72) through the end of May. Info: 208-727-8733 Young Writers’ Workshop and Book Club at the Community Library this summer! Grades 7 & up. FREE. Call: 208-726-3493 x217. Whole Birth Prenatal Yoga and Support class w/informative and supportive group discussions - 5:30 to 7

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506 i need this DONATE- ANY STUFF THAT YOU DONT NEED ANY MORE..WE WORK 24/7.CALL 208-788-3964. Large golf cart, and driver, to chauffer the elderly and disabled at the Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony on 5/27/13. If interested in helping call Maggie at 208-309-1959. Summer Camp Fundraiser Yard Sale Donations Needed. Help send a youth to camp by donating your used furniture, sporting goods and household items to Bellevue Community Church. All proceeds for summer youth camp. Tax Deduction receipt upon request.. Pick up available for large items. Drop off at 309 E. Cedar St. Bellevue (3rd and Cedar) Call Tad at 208-721-7602 if you have any questions. I need a local motorcycle mechanic to work on my 4-cylinder BMW. Call 788-3674 Do something good for your community Volunteer to drive for Meals on Wheels today, flexible schedule. We need you. For more information call Nicole @ 788-3468. Needed: old computers, servers, printers (w/ink cartridge removed), lap tops, cell phones, keyboards/ mouse power supply and misc. power cords. These will be recycled at 4051 Glenbrook Driver in Hailey w/proceeds used to support Hailey’s Public Art Fund. Please no monitors, TV’s or microwaves. For more info call Bob 788-0018 for pick-up. DONATE your books, shelves or unwanted cars that you don’t need any more or are taken up space in your house. Free pick up. 788-3964

509 announcements NEEDED: Please support the Hailey Memorial Day Ceremony. Make checks payable to: H.C.M.D.C.F. (Hailey Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony Fund). Mail to: Hailey Memorial Day Committee, 211 W. Elm St., Hailey, ID 83333. For details call Maggie Springer at 208-309-1959.

From Margot’s Table to Yours offering small B&B style breakfasts, lunches, dinners, après ski menus in the privacy of your or Margot’s own space. $15/hour (does not include menu ingredients) Call 208-7213551 or email margot6@mindspring. com We pay cash for quality bicycles, fly fishing and outdoor gear - Ketchum Pawn. 208-726-0110. Are you struggling to make ends meet? Not always enough to pay the bills and buy groceries? The Hunger Coalition is here to help. Hundreds of local families individuals have food on their table and some relief from the daily struggle. Confidential. Welcoming. Supportive. There is no reason to face hunger alone. Call 788-0121 Monday - Thursday or find out more at www.thehungercoalition. org.

510 thank you notes Profuse thanks to the Magic Lantern for booking “The Sapphires” — a film that’d be on my “Top 15 Fave Films” list in ANY given film year; anyone who loves “The Commitments” and/ or “The Runaways” (reminded me more than once of “Whale Rider,” too, at times) will almost-certainly love this 2012 low-budget Australian gem, also. Searching online for its kick-ass awesome (1960s R&B/souloriented) soundtrack CD as I write this!!!!!! :D

518 raves Look up Kris Thomas, The Swon Bros., Sarah Simmons, Josiah Hawley, Judith Hill, Michelle Chamuel, Amber Carrington, Holly Tucker, Sasha Allen, Holly Tucker, Caroline Glaser and Garrett Gardner -- at YouTube, SoundCloud, itunes, etc, -- and THEN see if you still want to be cynical about NBC’s “The Voice”. Stellar singers, all... Still have tears in my eyes from some of the very poignant and powerful quotes from Muffy Davis that were featured in Karen Bossick’s front-page article about Davis last week. I’ve read A LOT of quotesfilled articles about Davis over the

years, but Bossick’s article REALLY captured the anger, fear, frustration, etc., surrounding Davis’ paralyzing skiing accident, and also Davis’ subsequent recovery FROM it. Davis — and that article about her — are truly extraordinary!! Season 10 of “So You Think You Can Dance” (www.Fox.com/dance) soooo did NOT disappoint on May 15 - with standouts including Jade Zuberi, Amy Yakima, Tyrone Cobham Jr, and Will “Sysko” Green -- the latter of whom at one point dance-serenaded Mary Murphy while she was right there on stage next to Green (not quite sure how much of it was a dance sequence vs. how much of it was about Green happily worshiping the black suede, stiletto, thigh-high boots Murphy was wearing -- but OMG was it HHHH-OT!!! (LOL) :) Like something? Don’t keep it to yourself! Say it here in 20 words or less for free. e-mail your ad to classifieds@theweeklysun.com or fax it over to 788-4297 by Noon on Mondays.

600 autos under $2,500 1987 Nissan 300 ZX - $2,000. Call 788-2116 1990 Acura - needs TLC. $1200. Call 788-3674 1979 Datsun 280ZX - runs good. Needs TLC. $1800. Call 788-3674

602 autos under $5,000 1990 Mercedes 300 TE - $3,500. Call 788-2116

2000 GMC Yukon- Silver 147,000Miles-Great condition, well maintained and serviced regularly. Needs new tires. XM satellite hookup. $4500 as is. 720-3051

606 autos $10,000+ 2010 Subaru Outback - 3.6R LTD, Auto/Standard Transmission. Brand new tires. Excellent condition. 57,500 miles. $23,500. Call 208-7201369 PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE - For all of your automotive needs. Call 208-788-3255

612 auto accessories 4 Truck tires - P285/70R17 - $50 each OBO. Call 208-309-0330

616 motorcycles 2001 Kawasaki Vulcan 500. 13,180 miles. Good tires, loud pipes, carbs tuned, and runs great. Must sell asap. $1,500 obo. 978-430-8930

620 snowmobiles etc. 1997 700 RMK - custom paint, skis. Always garaged. $1,500 OBO. Call 208-721-1103.

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609 vans / busses 1991 Ford Clubwagon Van 119,900 miles; set up for camping but have all seats (seats 12); good condition $1500. 208-788-3566.

610 4wd/suv 1989 Ford F150, 4WD. 6cyl, 4 speed manual, long bed w/shell. Good tires. Motor replaced in ‘05. Differential rebuilt in ‘08. $1,500. Call Carol at 208886-2105. 1982 Ford Bronco - 4x4, white, standard 351. New battery, runs good, good tires. 73,000 orig. miles. $2,500 OBO. 208-837-6145.

611 trailers 1993 ALJO travel trailer, 33ft, needs some work. Asking $2,200 O.B.O, as is. Call/leave msg @ 721-0349

Motorhome, 1979, 22ft., mechanically excellent, needs roof repair. $1,200. Call 435-994-2127

622 campers 1997 S&S Pickup Camper. 8’, excellent condition, queen bed, gaselectric fridge, stove, heater, inside/ outside shower w/hot water. $4,600 OBO. 788-4689

624 by air EGT Temperature Gauge. From Bonanza, serviced re FAA and never re-installed. “Serviceable Parts” tag attached. Will fit single or twin. $75.00. 721-0651.

626 on the water Drift Boat - Fish/Rite, 15 ft., aluminum. $2,750. Call 208-720-1579.

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All Type of Fences

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Free Estimates on All Installations Wednesday through Saturday 11:00 to 5:00 Always available by appointment and if we’re here.

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775 S. Main St., Bellevue • 788-4705 8-5:30 Mon-Fri • 9-12:30 Saturday www.logproducts.com

208.788.5362 fully insured & guaranteed

Airport West | Hailey, Idaho 83333

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Hailey (next to Hailey Hotel)

From Margot’s Table to Yours… “Food is our common ground, a universal experience.” — James Beard

Let Margot do the Cooking! Offering Small B&B-styled Menus 15/hour (does not incl. cost of ingredients)

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Contact Margot for your special occasion or party!

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May 22, 2013  

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