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The Idaho Genealogical Society has published a collection of recipes in a cookbook titled"150 Years of Idaho Cooking", in honor of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The book includes a number of recipes from Idaho's historical past, including interesting notes and anecdotes about the recipe or its contributor. Visit the IGS Publications page to order, or Click Here!

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Bannock County
Established: 03/06/1893

Parent County: Bingham

Co. Seat: Cities
Pocatello: Chubbuck, Downey, Lava Hot Springs, McCammon, Inkom, Arimo, Swan Lake

Established March 6, 1893 from part of Bingham County, with its county seat at Pocatello. Named for the Bannock
Indians, the first inhabitants of the area, whose name was spelled Bannock by early settlers.

County Clerk:
624 E. Center, Room 211, Pocatello, ID 83201-6274 Phone: (208) 236-7334 Fax: (208) 236-7345