Two photos - the left photo is a little boy in a pirate costume in his car seat sitting next to a plastic skeleton wearing a long shirt. The right photo is the back view of the same little boy on a hike, looking over the river, and holding the same plastic skeleton

Attached at the hip (bone)

For three-year-old Jack Collins, his hand bone is connected to his new best friend, a plastic skeleton standing about two feet tall

Closeup of a bald eagle in a snowy tree

Local Treasures with Pia: Sandpoint and Bayview

Bayview on Idaho’s Lake Pend Oreille has bald eagles and WWII history

Closeup of fall colored leaves

Planting the right tree in the right place

Spokane’s Ronald McDonald House Charities, the City of Spokane Parks Department and Avista partner up for a better solution

Closeup of a window with window plastic to help with drafts

At Home with Lisa: Window plastic

Lisa covers her windows in plastic sheeting

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.