The Idaho Broadcasting

History & Education Center

1024 – 12th Ave. S., Nampa, Idaho
(Former KFXD Offices & Studios, 1937)

You are invited to RSVP
for our Special No-Host Luncheon at Louie's!

2500 E Fairview Ave in Meridian (208)-884-5200

Friday – January 28, 2022


Louie’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant

A Tribute to Mark Johnson!

Co-hosted by Mark's friend and former colleague, Tom Scott

December 23, 2021 was Mark’s last night on the air before retiring after 30 years at KTVB – first as Sports Director – and for the past 18 years as Channel 7’s top-rated News Anchor! Mark is a Legend!

Mark will be there along with Tom Scott to take you down memory lane and share photos, video clips, and stories of Mark Johnson’s 30+ years in broadcasting, in Idaho!

How does he do that? I don’t know… it’s the magic of “M-J”

Don’t miss this fun, informative no-host luncheon which will be limited to the first


people who sign up!

Lunch includes… Louie’s Pizza, Rigatoni, Salad, Garlic Bread & choice of Beverage for $15.00

Make your Reservation and Purchase now by selecting “Add to Cart” below.

Mark Johnson Tribute - Lunch

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Mark Johnson Tribute - Lunch

Mark Johnson Tribute - Lunch

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Louie’s requires all lunches to be pre-paid.

Sorry, no refunds if you don’t attend.

Price includes Sales Tax & Gratuity

All attendees must be vaccinated for Covid, or, have tested negative for Covid in the past week.

Questions, or to sign up by phone:

Call the Foundation office

(208) 853-7756

Text Art Gregory at (208) 761-1396

or via Email

Our Mission:

To provide as an independent, non partisan organization, a permanent and living repository, for the preservation of the history of radio and television broadcasting within the State of Idaho, from inception, to and including, the present;

To bring to the community at large a broader knowledge of how pioneers in Idaho Broadcasting created enormous impact on the evolution of society; 

To stimulate in people of all ages, especially the young, a recognition of the practical and real contributions to our quality of life that radio and television broadcasting has provided, and continues to provide, to the citizens of Idaho.

Organizational Structure:

The History of Idaho Broadcasting Foundation, Inc. is an Idaho non-profit corporation incorporated in January of 2004 with the Idaho Secretary of State. We were granted 502 (c) (3) Tax Exempt Status by the IRS as of Jan 1, 2017. 

Art Gregory is President of the organization, Frank Aden Jr. is Vice President and Secretary, and Rockwell D. Smith is Treasurer.  There are no paid employees. The corporation is staffed by volunteers. Funding for the organization will come from donations, membership and sponsorship fees, grants, and through the sale of official History of Idaho Broadcasting Merchandise and Memorabilia. All funds raised will be used to fund the work of the organization.


Peter Robbins, CPA with Corbett & Robbins, LLP is the Corp’s financial advisor.

 Randolph E. Farber, Nampa Attorney, is the Corporation’s General Counsel.
Robert L. Shaver, Registered Patent Attorney with the Boise firm Dykas, Shaver & Nipper, is the Corporation’s Copyright Advisor.

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