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Rising Strong


Secily Elwess poses for a photograph with daughter in the garden at Rising Strong in Spokane, Wash., Friday, July 6, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Secily Elwess and her daughter at Catholic Charites Eastern Washington’s Rising Strong in Spokane, WA, which uses treatment and services to help keep parents with drug addictions together with their children. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/for-a-7-year-old-boy-who-lost-his-parents-signs-of-trauma-linger-as-he-embarks-on-a-new-life/Content?oid=13359702


Drug Orphaned Children


7-year-old Isaiah Muse places superhero action figures into a Batcave toy in his room at his house in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

In this photo for the Inlander’s story about parental drug use and children orphaned as a result, 7-year-old Isaiah Muse plays with superhero action figures at his house. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/for-a-7-year-old-boy-who-lost-his-parents-signs-of-trauma-linger-as-he-embarks-on-a-new-life/Content?oid=13359702

Antonia Tombari-Legal Claims Against WA Dept. of Corrections


Former Washington State Department of Corrections Sex Offender Treatment Specialist Antonia Tombari poses for a photograph with public disclosure, denials, policies, laws and other documents regarding hostile work environments at her house in Spokane, Wash., Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Former Washington State Department of Corrections Sex Offender Treatment Specialist Antonia Tombari with documents related to her claims of a hostile work environment at the Department of Corrections. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/former-therapists-treating-imprisoned-sex-offenders-say-hostile-work-conditions-are-hurting-the-people-theyre-supposed-to-help/Content?oid=13192555

Vaagen Brothers Lumber


Vaagen Bros. Lumber, Inc., in Colville, Wash., is photographed, on Tuesday, October 25, 2011. (Young Kwak Special to the Pacific Northwest Inlander)

From the Archive-2011: View from a crane at Vaagen Brothers Lumber in Colville, WA, used for the Inlander’s story about the state of the economy in northeastern Washington. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/washington-states-economy-is-booming-except-for-the-counties-north-of-spokane/Content?oid=13192549

Alyssa Bodeau


Alyssa Bodeau poses for a photograph in Cheney, Wash., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

After Alyssa Bodeau publicly stated that former Washington State quarterback Jason Gesser groped and tried to kiss her against her will in 2015, she received messages from dozens of women sharing their own stories as victims of sexual misconduct, harassment and assault. Many of the women had not shared their stories with anybody. Gesser has since resigned his position as a Washington State University Cougar Athletic Fund assistant director. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/alyssa-bodeau-accuser-of-former-wsu-quarterback-jason-gesser-confronts-uncertainty-and-frustration-as-shes-flooded-with-metoo-stories/Content?oid=13007822

Amy Thomas-Unpaid Wages Class Action Lawsuit Plaintiff


Former Diamond Freight Systems terminal manager Amy Thomas poses for a photograph at her house in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. Thomas is one of several employees suing Northwest Freight and Parcel for unpaid wages. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Amy Thomas, a former terminal manager at Diamond Freight Systems, which also does business as Northwest Freight and Parcel, is one of several former employees in a class action lawsuit against the company for unpaid wages. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/workers-banded-together-to-sue-a-local-trucking-company-for-wage-theft-but-the-supreme-court-just-made-it-harder-for-others-to-do-the-same/Content?oid=12730381

Spokane Schools Union Contract


Ridgeview Elementary School psychologist Stacy Endress, left and Spokane Education Association President Katy Henry march during a Spokane Education Association rally for higher pay raises than minimum increases, at the Spokane Public Schools administration building in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. The union and school district are currently in contract negotiations. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Spokane Education Association President Katy Henry, right, at a rally at Spokane Public Schools a week ago, as contract negotiations were in progress. Yesterday, the union ratified a new contract with the school district. Photo for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/spokane-becomes-largest-district-in-state-where-teachers-ratify-contract-for-pay-raise/Content?oid=12080792