(Lyle Manley, Sweetgrass Books, 2014 [ vol.1] and 2016 [vol.2]; By AARON PARRETT Between them, the two volumes of Lyle Manley’s memoir, Adventures of
Elakaka — where people are tough and resilient. Letting emotional turmoil get in the way of work is not even an option.
Montanans are proud of their state, and they have many nicknames that exemplify that pride.
Native American stories inspired the nickname that stuck for the Chinooks—we call them the snow eaters today.