hidden history

Hidden History: Long defunct towns in Twin Falls County

Don’t blink or you’ll miss it. About three miles west of Twin Falls, railroad tracks cross U.S. Highway 30. Today, this intersection is known as “Curry Crossing” — but years ago the town of Curry flourished there.

Hidden History: The ‘Great Commoner’ announces the birth of great-granddaughter at National Convention

According to locals, Northern Shoshoni warriors under Chief Pocatello attacked a wagon train in 1861 and killed nearly 300 westbound settlers near Almo. There’s a monument honoring those killed in the massacre next to the Almo schoolhouse on Main Street.

Hidden History: The ‘Great Commoner’ announces the birth of great-granddaughter at National Convention

According to locals, Northern Shoshoni warriors under Chief Pocatello attacked a wagon train in 1861 and killed nearly 300 westbound settlers near Almo. There’s a monument honoring those killed in the massacre next to the Almo schoolhouse on Main Street.