Items by Jeremy N. Smith

Love and tomatoes -- a natural combination
Love and tomatoes -- a natural combination
Diamonds aren't always a girl's best friend; sometimes a fresh, ripe, local tomato is.
Fighting the wind on a Montana camping trip
Fighting the wind on a Montana camping trip
If you want to be driven crazy by the wind, try canoeing and camping on Montana's Marias River.
River rafting -- no car required
River rafting -- no car required
How to enjoy a summer raft trip, fossil-fuel-free.
The Second Second City
The Second Second City
A native Chicagoan who now lives in Montana goes searching for New Chicago, Mont.
Cutting away from the pack
Cutting away from the pack
High Country News interviews Keith Allred, who is running for governor as a Democrat in ultra-Republican Idaho.
A guide to the past -- and the future
A guide to the past -- and the future
The WPA Guide to 1930s Montana has become the author's favorite guidebook.
The sky is a crowded attic
The sky is a crowded attic
Novelist Andrew Sean Greer talks about how the West’s vast landscapes transformed his life and his fiction.
Schmear campaign
Schmear campaign
How do you find a really good bagel in a place like Missoula, Mont.?