2021


A steel transmission pole next to a wood transmission pole with workers replacing a pole in the background

Strengthening our system

Replacing wood with steel in high-risk areas

Door snake at the bottom of a door

At Home with Lisa: Door Snake

Lisa uses a door snake to fix the drafts coming under her door.

A collage of two photos. On the left side is Herbie, a cow in California, is laying in a pasture while wearing a front leg brace. On the right side is a woman standing with a donkey and a three legged pony

New leash on life

Angela, the owner of Specialized Pet Solutions, makes custom orthotics and prosthetics for animals of all sizes.

A zombie Halloween decoration hanging outside in a tree

Local Treasures with Pia: Halloween decorations

Whether you go all pumpkins and no lights, or you go for the full inflatable Halloween display, here are some places to inspire you.

Closeup of a person replacing a furnace filter

At Home with Lisa: Fall back chores

Fall back on the chores you should do when it’s time to turn back the clock.

Many boxes of apples and cider barrels

Local Treasures with Pia: Apple cider history and Trailbreaker in Liberty Lake

Cideries are popping up in urban and rural areas; here’s the story behind the sweet golden apple juice and its many uses