The Star - News, views and advertising of the Grand Coulee Dam Area

Coulee Medical Center ER and Walk-In Care

Rediscover your roots

The Reporter's Notebook


Every once in awhile a person should visit his or her roots.

I did so a couple of weeks ago, returning to Palouse, Idaho, where I was born and raised.

It was the annual Palouse Days celebration, which occurs on the second weekend of September.

It provides an opportunity to see old friends, and to visit familiar surroundings.

What is it with Palouse you ask?

Well, I still consider it home.

It doesn’t provide me the opportunity to see old classmates. Most of them are gone now. We graduated a class of 24 back in 1948. I only know of three, including myself, still hanging around.

For me, a vi...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

You might be interested in:

Reader Comments

Rendered 11/20/2019 09:19