Potlatch Stories



We record the unique history of our town, Potlatch Idaho, one story at a time.


  • A Talk with Dave Cada - Ep. 4

    29/04/2019 Duración: 30min

    Today we sit down with Dava Cada and talk about his life here in Potlatch. Aside from the few years he spent off at college, Dave shares what it has been like living in Potlatch his entire life.  During our discussion he talks of his parents, the company mercantile, getting involved in the furniture business, the upside to living in Potlatch, and of being one of the few residents of Potlatch who can say that they lived in the Depot.  

  • A Talk with Gary Strong - Ep. 3

    01/04/2019 Duración: 22min

    In this episode I sit down and talk with Potlatch resident Gary Strong. Gary shares about his days in Potlatch during the 1950's and also his knowledge of our town that he has acquired as a member of the Potlatch Historic Society. We talk of growing up in a company town, the Potlatch school system, family mills, and the mercantile.  Gary's recollections are priceless and the time I spent in the depot was amazing. 

  • Episode 2 - Doug Richards

    25/02/2019 Duración: 09min

    In this episode we speak with Doug Richards, Potlatch School District's music teacher for the past 26 years.

  • Welcome to Potlatch Stories

    24/02/2019 Duración: 03min

    From an idea to a podcast. In this episode we explain why Potlatch Stories was created and we share our hopes for its growth.