Memorial Day 2024

Memorial Day 2024

Please join us in celebrating Memorial Day this coming Monday, May 27th starting at 11:00 AM at the Ketchum Cemetary. Pete Hendricks, the mayor of Sun Valley will be the guest speaker.  Colla Voce will also perform. Placing and Removal of flags and chairs: we will...
Happy Hour Presenting USS Idaho

Happy Hour Presenting USS Idaho

May’s Happy Hour featured crew from the USS Idaho and the committee supporting the efforts to ensure that this Virginia-class submarine reflects the values of our state and enjoys the full support of our citizens. If you missed the event, there will be more...
Meet USS Idaho Chefs Friday Night

Meet USS Idaho Chefs Friday Night

Thursday, May 16, 2024 BY KAREN BOSSICK – Eye on Sun Valley The American Legion is hosting a meet and greet Friday night for two chefs from the USS Idaho, a newly commissioned submarine. The American Legion is inviting the public to meet the young men at 5 p.m....
He lost his legs after stepping on an IED

He lost his legs after stepping on an IED

Profile of One of Our Members. POCATELLO — Matthew Krumwiede was on patrol with his unit before he stepped on the bomb. It was June 2012 and he was the leader of his four-person squad with the U.S. Army in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan. They were on patrol...