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

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