The History of Idaho Broadcasting

(Now a 501 (c) 3 Tax Exempt Charity)

Invites you to RSVP for our Next No-Host Luncheon

Friday May 26, 2017

11:30am-1:30pm at

Smoky Mountain Pizzeria Grill

415 East Parkcenter Blvd. Boise, Idaho 83706 (208) 429-0011


Hear Art Gregory’s Special Program where he will play


Vern Moore News Clips!


Vern Moore interviewing Actor Robert Taylor


Vern Moore started his Idaho Broadcasting career at KIDO Radio

in 1935, and during the 1960s and 1970s, he was Idaho’s foremost

Radio Newsman. He was also Idaho’s first Television Anchorman

starting on KIDO-TV in July of 1953! During his 42 years at KIDO

Vern probably interviewed virtually every prominent “newsmaker.”

During this 30-45 minute program, we’ll hear dozens of taped

radio news stories that aired on KIDO during the 60’s & 70s!

You’ll hear…the 1966 NBC News Report of the plane crash that killed the brother of Ethel Kennedy

The 1961 NBC Monitor News Clip about the death of Ernest Hemmingway in Sun Valley

Cecil Andrus in 1976 being named Secretary of the Interior by President Jimmy Carter

Coverage of the “Fairyland Parade” and a Robbery at Commercial State Bank & much MORE!!


Vern Moore was Idaho’s FIRST Anchorman on KIDO-TV Channel 7 (now KTVB)


Don’t miss this interesting program that features

Rare Vern Moore Audio News Clips!

Please RSVP for this lunch by email or phone by 2pm Thursday May 25th


No charge to attend the meeting!

You may purchase lunch off a special menu from Smoky Mountain


Call the Foundation office at (208) 853-7756.

Text Art at (208) 761-1396 or via Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.