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The puppy timeline: Physical and mental changes
Raising adorable puppies can be as challenging as it is exciting, especially because of the speed at which they ...
‘Fast X’ races to franchise oblivion
To measure a “Fast & Furious” movie on any kind of objective standard is as futile as trying to understand all the garbled dialogue uttered by its franchise ...
Music makes the parade
The only Parade I ever remember enjoying was the one inserted in the Sunday newspaper.
Test-taking strategies from the 6th grade
For my last final of the semester, I followed the advice of my 11-year-old daughter.
‘Still’ a moving and creative portrait of Michael J. Fox
As a regular fixture on movie and television screens throughout the 80s and 90s, Michael J. Fox long ago cemented his pop culture legacy. Starring in one of ...
Fulfilling the unique needs of donkeys
Owning any animal can be both challenging and rewarding. Although they have a reputation for being stubborn, donkeys can make great additions to an animal he...
Prioritizing health and comfort for show animals
Throughout the year, youth across the country prepare and travel to various events, such as livestock shows, rodeos, and fairs, to show their animals.
FAST FIVE Andy Jockheck: Passionate about positive impact
Meet Andy Jockheck, the vice president/branch manager of Umpqua Bank in Post Falls. Andy has been serving in the banking industry for over 30 years. With a d...
The Exhausted Dad: The sweet smell of sensitivity
“Something smells really, really, really, really bad.” — my 5-year-old at the dinner table on Sunday night.
‘Clock’ and ‘Quasi’ make for a bizarre streaming double feature
The new horror film, “Clock” should come with the warning: “Wanting to start a family may cause terrifying hallucinations.”
FAST FIVE Turn ideas into reality with Gizmo's Erin Lanigan
Meet Erin Lanigan, the executive director of Gizmo-CdA. As a professional, she has built multiple careers for herself, each building on the prior — as a teac...
The Exhausted Dad: The birthday one-up game
Kids make birthdays more fun for everyone, as youth can be a distraction from the faint-but-ever-growing knocking at the door of our certain, future demise.
‘Guardians’ hope to save the universe from superhero fatigue
Absent a Spider-Man or an “Endgame,” superhero movies don’t necessarily dominate the box office anymore.
The value of heartworm prevention
April is recognized as National Heartworm Awareness Month as a reminder to protect our furry friends against heartworm disease before mosquito season peaks d...
The Exhausted Dad: Middle school band and the mystery squeak
My 11-year-old daughter plays clarinet in her sixth-grade band. When she practices in her room, she usually sounds pretty good, especially considering the mu...