Hempitecture’s green solutions take root in Idaho
"Once a builder tries our products, they can quickly appreciate the unique advantages hemp can deliver. - Jonnie Pedersen, Communications Director [...]
Ketchum local Alex McCoy is redefining lean meats by introducing ostrich to the public
McCoy knew beef might make him lethargic, but after his meal of ostrich meat, he felt energized and completed a 16-mile run that was among his fastest during months of training. [...]
Cassie Abel brings cutting-edge women’s apparel, Wild Rye, to the public
Moreover, Wild Rye is at the head of the pack in setting standards for community outreach, environmental sustainability and social responsibility. It took a specific vision from Abel to achieve such a multifaceted company, and it took years to come to fruition. [...]
Of the Wood River Valley
Sun Valley Magazine Staff
The history of Ketchum and Sun Valley is so rich and entrenched that any change or construction is usually met with question marks from locals. However, after the pandemic, Ketchum and Sun Valley boomed as if it were the 1980s and beyond. As much as locals would like to keep Ketchum as it was, this beautiful place we call home needed a facelift. [...]
Ketchum’s Iconic Retail Spaces Live On
WORDS John M. Thomas / PHOTOS Allie Mae Hillman
To the casual vacationer, Ketchum, Idaho, may not appear to change much from year to year. Yet, in the midst of a population boom and a dire scramble for new housing, its nostalgic charm maintains a sense of place. [...]
Mountain film festivals continue growth
Pamela Kleibrink Thompson
Co-founders Pate and Grennan are looking forward to the 12th year of the film festival, which will take place March 29 - April 2, 2023. But you can get a sneak peek at a winter screening at the Argyros Theater on December 28. Check out the festival’s website sunvalleyfilmfestival.org for how to get tickets. [...]
What can you see in Idaho's dark skies?
Chris Anderson, Production Specialist at the Faulkner Planetarium in Twin Falls
Ever since December 2017, when the International Dark Sky Association designated 1,416 square miles around Stanley the “Central Idaho Dark [...]
Top 5 takeaways from the Inflation Reduction Act
Ben Stern, Curation Manager at The Cool Down
The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) was signed into law by President Joe Biden on August 16 after passing both the [...]
A striking story of the resort’s iconic basement alleys
Pamela Kleibrink Thompson
The addition of the bowling alley to the Sun Valley Resort in 1949 coincided with one of the many celebrity [...]
A rundown of Oktoberfest facts and fiction
Ben Bradley
When the summer days begin to give way to longer, chillier fall nights, one is immediately reminded of how fleeting [...]