Opinion Columns & Blogs

More Videos

A wolf near Boise? Foothills homeowners describe sighting 1:47

A wolf near Boise? Foothills homeowners describe sighting

St. Luke's uses 'friendly, four-legged' staff to calm upset patients 0:32

St. Luke's uses 'friendly, four-legged' staff to calm upset patients

'No workplace is immune' to harassment, says former state worker behind tort claim 2:33

'No workplace is immune' to harassment, says former state worker behind tort claim

What do sewer rats have to do with basketball? Leon Rice explains. 0:50

What do sewer rats have to do with basketball? Leon Rice explains.

Play it really loud. Boise Bomb Shelter is a perfect place for bands to practice. 2:15

Play it really loud. Boise Bomb Shelter is a perfect place for bands to practice.

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas 0:42

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas

Harsin on Vander Esch: 'We're behind him all the way' 1:32

Harsin on Vander Esch: 'We're behind him all the way'

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise 1:47

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise

Mitch McConnell says Congress can sell American people on tax reform 3:06

Mitch McConnell says Congress can sell American people on tax reform

QB Brock Purdy's senior highlights 5:22

QB Brock Purdy's senior highlights

  • Frank Myers' friends didn't want this veteran and neighbor to be forgotten

    Frank died July 18, 2017, and his extended family of friends and neighbors went out of their way to make sure he will be remembered.

Opinion Columns & Blogs

These Boiseans didn’t want their veteran neighbor laid to rest alone. And he wasn’t.

We lose friends and neighbors and veterans every day, sometimes without getting to hear about the incredible lives of people who don’t seem remarkable to outsiders. Frank Lane Myers’ neighbors on the Boise Bench didn’t let that happen.

More Videos

A wolf near Boise? Foothills homeowners describe sighting 1:47

A wolf near Boise? Foothills homeowners describe sighting

'No workplace is immune' to harassment, says former state worker behind tort claim 2:33

'No workplace is immune' to harassment, says former state worker behind tort claim

What do sewer rats have to do with basketball? Leon Rice explains. 0:50

What do sewer rats have to do with basketball? Leon Rice explains.

Play it really loud. Boise Bomb Shelter is a perfect place for bands to practice. 2:15

Play it really loud. Boise Bomb Shelter is a perfect place for bands to practice.

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas 0:42

Here's how the Broncos' star linebacker celebrated a victory in Vegas

Harsin on Vander Esch: 'We're behind him all the way' 1:32

Harsin on Vander Esch: 'We're behind him all the way'

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise 1:47

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise

Mitch McConnell says Congress can sell American people on tax reform 3:06

Mitch McConnell says Congress can sell American people on tax reform

QB Brock Purdy's senior highlights 5:22

QB Brock Purdy's senior highlights

Bryan Harsin gets soaked, Broncos celebrate 0:58

Bryan Harsin gets soaked, Broncos celebrate

St. Luke's uses 'friendly, four-legged' staff to calm upset patients

Sage is a St. Luke's Health System staff member who gets called in when a patient is upset, confused or angry. "It's amazing to watch what (it does to) some of the folks that are in crisis, just the arrival of that friendly four-legged creature," the health system's security director said. Sage recently helped to calm an elderly patient at St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center who had been upset and wanted to leave the hospital. Sage was accompanied by Security Operations Supervisor Josh Schwenken.
Provided by St. Luke's Health System
St. Luke's uses 'friendly, four-legged' staff to calm upset patients 0:32

St. Luke's uses 'friendly, four-legged' staff to calm upset patients

What happens when the government shuts down? 1:38

What happens when the government shuts down?

Auto repair shop worries State Street construction will affect business 1:49

Auto repair shop worries State Street construction will affect business

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise 1:47

First Mexican bakery opens in Boise