Health Care Buzz: Health care challenges, outreach expanded, more glossary of terms and the continuing scams

Welcome to 2020! As we begin a new decade, the challenges of understandable healthcare issues will continue to be a major stress in our lives. The election cycle adds confusion when clarity is preferred. Most of us, however, don’t understand our health care benefits until we need them — whether it is worker’s compensation, commercial, liability, traditional Medicare or Medicare Advantage.

Idaho Education Association names teacher as union president

Idaho's largest teachers union named an educator from the Boise School District as its new president, the union said.

Moments in time by Chief Photographer Drew Nash

TWIN FALLS — It's time to reflect on another terrific year in the Magic Valley. It’s been my honor and privilege to help create the first-draft of history for the tight-knit communities here in the area. Families that have lived in the valley for generations have opened their hearts and homes to me, along with some community members who have only recently arrived here from distant lands.

Magic Valley agencies can no longer recruit veterans at Mountain Home Air Force Base

Desperate for workers, Magic Valley groups used to recruit in person at Mountain Home Air Force Base. Now they can't.

Warm Springs Ranch near Ketchum to be developed

KETCHUM — Warm Springs Ranch, which has sat vacant for years since a large hotel project fell through, is back on the drawing board.