In Our Community


1st Ave Coffee

A coffee lover's dream

Coffee by the growler

People shopping at farmers market stalls

Local Treasures: Farmers Markets

Farmers market season is highly anticipated by both farmers and shoppers

Three-wheeled vehicle called the Switch

Crater Lake High School Switch Lab Project

Students at Crater High School in Central Point Oregon found a new and engaging class on their curriculum last year:

Five person family standing in front of their home - father, mother, little boy, and two little girls

An Avista Father's Day story

A special celebration for Mike Borden- a husband and father who works 12-hour days.

Little boy leaning forward on yellow table, smiling

A steady presence caring for kids

When COVID created uncertainty for families, non-profit daycare provided consistent child care

Owner of Chkn-N-Mo standing in his restaurant, smiling

Downtown Spokane staple back open for business

Before COVID-19 changed our lives, we caught up with Bob Hemphill, owner of Chkn-N-Mo and well-respected member of our community