Category Archives: News

James Welch-helping homeless in Spokane

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James Welch, center, picks up donated clothing to distribute to homeless people, at city hall in downtown Spokane, Wash., Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

James Welch, center, picked up donated clothing and bedding to distribute to homeless people from Spokane City Hall last week. Welch, who is homeless himself, uses his Supplemental Security Income of about $700 per month to help out other homeless people, much of it food, but also other supplies they need. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/though-homeless-himself-james-welch-does-whatever-he-can-to-help-others-in-need/Content?oid=14811588

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Scott Morris-Avista

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Avista Chairman of the Board and CEO Scott Morris by the University District Gateway Bridge at E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Spokane, WA. Avista plans on building the Catalyst Building across the bridge in a revamped East Sprague area. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/while-local-customers-worry-about-price-increases-and-the-prospect-of-foreign-influence-avista-says-a-proposed-merger-is-crafted-to-protect-i/Content?oid=14559330

VR medical training

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2nd year medical student Bryce Cedarquist demonstrates a virtual reality medical training system using an HTC Vive with controllers at the Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine Virtual Clinic Center in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

2nd year medical student Bryce Cedarquist demonstrates a virtual reality medical training system at the Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine Virtual Clinic Center in Spokane, WA. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/with-an-eye-toward-the-future-of-medicine-wsu-medical-school-lets-students-explore-the-world-of-virtual-reality/Content?oid=14586780

Schools and cell phones

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A cell phone holder is photographed between home base and first period in teacher Cindy Schwartzenberger’s classroom at Sacajawea Middle School in Spokane, Wash., Monday, Nov. 5, 2018. Students place cell phones into the holder at the beginning of a period and pick them up once the period is over. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

A cell phone holder in Sacajawea Middle School teacher Cindy Schwartzenberger’s classroom for the Inlander’s story about how schools handle cell phones. Students drop off their phones in the holder at the beginning of class and then pick them up after class is over. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/why-local-schools-are-banning-kids-from-having-cell-phones-during-class/Content?oid=14297489

Spokane County Democrats election night

The Spokane County Democrats held their election night event at Riverside Place in Spokane, WA last night. Photos for the Inlander. More photos by photographer Erick Doxey, who covered the GOP, and me at https://www.inlander.com/spokane/election-night-in-spokane-nov-6-2018/Slideshow/14280344

Spokane County Democrats Election Night Event

Washington state 5th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lisa Brown walks onto stage to give her concession speech after losing the election race to incumbent Republican candidate Cathy McMorris Rodgers during a Spokane County Democrats election night event at Riverside Place in Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Spokane County Democrats Election Night Event

Mercy Aguilar, left, and Susan C. Silva look at election results during a Spokane County Democrats election night event at Riverside Place in Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Spokane County Democrats Election Night Event

Washington state House of Representatives 3rd Legislative District Position 1 Democratic incumbent candidate Marcus Riccelli, left, greets Washington state Senator from the 3rd Legislative District Andy Billig (D-Spokane), center, as Lindsay Lanham looks on, during a Spokane County Democrats election night event at Riverside Place in Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Spokane County Democrats Election Night Event

(Left to right) Washington state Senate 6th Legislative District Democratic candidate Jessa Lewis, Spokane City Council Member Kate Burke and Norma Heredia speak during a Spokane County Democrats election night event at Riverside Place in Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Inlander Voter’s Guide

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(Left photo) Washington state 5th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lisa Brown speaks at her campaign canvassing kickoff event in Spokane, Wash., Saturday, May 12, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)
(Right photo) Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the incumbent U.S. House Republican candidate in Washington’s 5th Congressional District, speaks during a GOP election night event at The Davenport Grand Hotel in Spokane, Wash., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Photos from the archive: Democratic challenger Lisa Brown, left, and Republican incumbent Cathy McMorris Rodgers running for the Washington State 5th Congressional District seat. Photos used in the Inlander’s voter’s guide. Read about them, as well as the rest of the races and initiatives, then vote. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/2018-voters-guide-to-the-inland-northwest/Content?oid=13744777

Spokane Public Schools pre-AP program

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14-year-old 9th grader Chloe Flerchinger, left, speaks with teacher Sandra LaRoche, Ph.D., before a pre-AP biology class at Shadle Park High School in Spokane, Wash., Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

9th grader Chloe Flerchinger, left, speaks with teacher Sandra LaRoche, Ph.D., before a pre-AP biology class at Shadle Park High School in Spokane, WA. Photo for the Inlander’s story about Spokane Public Schools being chosen for a national pilot program to increase the availability of AP classes. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/spokane-public-schools-was-chosen-for-a-national-pilot-program-that-will-accelerate-the-districts-goal-of-making-ap-classes-available-to-all/Content?oid=13707022