The History of Idaho Broadcasting Foundation

invites you to attend a special no-host luncheon

Wednesday December 18, 2013

From 11:30 am - 1:30 pm


Smoky Mountain Pizza & Pasta

415 E. Parkcenter Blvd.

(at the corner of Parkcenter & Mallard Dr.)

You may order off the menu - prices are reasonable.


This 90-minute program will Celebrate the Sign-on of KBOI-TV Channel 2

which took place 60 years ago at Noon November 26, 1953

KBOI-TV was Boise's First Television Station on Deer Point

using a Microwave System to send the signal from their Downtown Boise studios at 9th & Jefferson


Our Special Program will include showing of excerpts of 3 KBOI-TV Anniversary Specials as well as actual footage of the tower being constructed on Deer Point, narrated on tape by the late James A. Johntz Jr., the man who built KBOI-TV! We'll also show vintage photos, followed by an open discussion of Channel 2's 60-year -history!


·       Old Channel 2 Equipment and Memorabilia will be on display!


·       Meet and hear from former KBOI-TV Channel 2 Air-Personalities!


You may RSVP by calling Art at 465-8007

or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - See you there!