Magazine Feature Writing: Sun Valley Magazine – “Memories of Minidoka”

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– 1st Place Winner, 2009 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence in the category Magazine Writing – Serious Feature – Winner, Excellence Award, Capital City Communicators 2009 IMPACT Awards in the category Feature Writing  –Winner, Top 50 Magazine Feature Articles, 79th Annual Writer’s Digest International Writing Competition “Memories Of Minidoka” is the story about Minidoka, Idaho’s […]

Agency News: Patti Murphy wins IMPACT Excellence Award for feature writing

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My feature article, “Memories of Minidoka,” which I wrote for Sun Valley Magazine (, received the Excellence Award from Capital City Communicators in the 2010 IMPACT competition. The article chronicled the weekend that several Japanese Americans returned to the Minidoka  Internment Camp, where they had been imprisoned during World War II. It told the story […]