Family enjoying a meal together indoors on a snowy day

At Home with Lisa: Why homes use more energy in the winter

Lisa takes a look at Avista’s website to learn the many reasons why her bill is higher during cold weather.

Woman checking food in the oven by looking through the oven's glass window

At Home with Lisa: Save energy in the kitchen this holiday season

It’s cooking season and Lisa takes steps to save energy in the kitchen.

Young people at summer camp

Local Treasures with Pia: Camp Fire Northwest

There is more to camping than sitting around the fire

Woman sitting with a blanket and a warming cloth rice bag

At Home with Lisa: Stay warm with DIY rice bags

Make rice bags to keep your feet warm.

Group of young people posing by a surfboard by the lake

Local Treasures with Pia: Peak 7 shows youth the joys of nature

Peak 7 is founded on the premise that anyone should be able to enjoy nature, no matter their social economic background or skill.

Window plastic being applied to a window with a hair dryer

At Home with Lisa: Cover windows to keep heat inside

Lisa covers her windows in plastic, just in time for the cold weather.