Idaho Statesman columnist Tim Woodward is pretty excited about a new public library. But he remembers being, oh, so excited when the old one was the new library. "Let's not forget all the great things this one has done for us," he says.
The prognosis is good and he's doing fine, but hearing those words "You have cancer" makes one inclined to reflect on life. "Bottom line: I still consider myself a lucky guy," says Idaho Statesman columnist and author Tim Woodward.
A woman leaves Tapatio Restaurant in Jacksonville, Fla., Friday after bagging the donation jar for Heydi Rivas-Villanueva's family. Heydi, 7, was killed when caught in the crossfire of a gunfight outside the restaurant on Aug. 11.
With air quality reaching unhealthy levels across the Pacific Northwest due to wildfires in the region, here's a simple way to purify the air in your home. It works for both allergens and smoke particles in the air.
Students attending Amity Elementary in South Boise are greeted back to school with a new building. The old school, which was plagued by a leaking roof and aging facilities. The Boise School District built a new school after a successful bond vote.
Linda Hamlin of Albuquerque, New Mexico is used to rattlesnakes in her yard, but when a 5-footer slithered up to her back door, she "was shaking." Hamlin called the local animal control department to capture and remove the snake from her property.
A man who was caught wading into a river to capture a selfie with feeding bears could soon face charges. The man and three others entered a closed area of Katmai National Park in Alaska and a bear cam captured the incident.