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Immigration Policy Protest

Immigrant Rights Protest

(Left tor right) Joe Sperry, Diana Navarro and Olgalucia Herrera listen to a speaker during an immigrant rights protest outside the Peyton building, which houses the office of Rep Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, July 5, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Protesters, including (left to right) Joe Sperry, Diana Navarro and Olgalucia Herrera, rallied against the federal “zero tolerance” immigration policy outside of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ office in #Spokane, WA last week. The shoes in the photo represent immigrant children separated from their families. 📷 for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/local-pro-immigrant-activists-arent-just-waving-signs-theyre-banding-together-to-help-individual-immigrants-at-the-ground-level/Content?oid=10859740


Unaccompanied Refugee Minor Parents-Video

Yvonne and Ron Rentner, a Spokane, WA couple, have fostered unaccompanied refugee minors through a Lutheran Community Services Northwest program since late 2016. 📹 and 📷 for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/when-refugee-youth-come-to-america-without-parents-these-families-take-them-in-hopefully-for-good/Content?oid=10476762

Incumbent Candidate Cathy McMorris Rodgers


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)

The Inlander’s story about the local congressional race: Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Republican incumbent candidate for Washington state’s 5th Congressional District, speaks at an election night event back in Nov. 8 2016 in Spokane, WA. 📷 for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/how-can-cathy-mcmorris-rodgers-portray-her-partys-compassion-for-women-immigrants-minorities-and-the-poor-when-her-party-is-led-by-donald/Content?oid=10070236

Michael Bacuth


Michael Bacuth poses for a photograph at his home in Spokane, Wash., Thursday, May 3, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Michael Bacuth, pictured, and his family are trying to find a way to get his 11 year old niece Nyabol Thok Pol to the U.S. While escaping war in South Sudan in 2013, Nyabol’s parents were killed and became separated from her sisters. She was discovered in an Egyptian refugee camp earlier this year. 📷 for the Inlander.  https://www.inlander.com/spokane/a-refugee-family-in-spokane-is-trying-to-bring-their-orphaned-niece-to-live-with-them-immigration-law-makes-that-nearly-impossible/Content?oid=9887132

Phat Panda


Plant Technician and Propagator Debra Miller tops Motor Breath #15 in a vegetative room at Phat Panda in Spokane Valley, Wash., Thursday, April 12, 2018. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Plant Technician and Propagator Debra Miller tops Motor Breath #15 in a vegetative room at Phat Panda in Spokane Valley, WA. 📷 for the Inlander. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/the-top-weed-producer-in-the-state-is-in-spokane-valley-they-gave-us-a-tourby-mitch-ryals/Content?oid=9485586

Central Washington Cryptocurrency Mining

BitcoinCVRSM.JPGHere’s a photo for the Inlander of Bitcoin mining machines at Giga Watt in East Wenatchee, WA, used on the cover for a story about cryptocurrency mining and the potential of blockchain technology in central Washington, where companies are setting up shop to utilize the cheapest electricity rates in the country. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/central-washington-could-either-be-the-epicenter-of-a-world-changing-technology-or-ground-zero-for-bitcoins-epic-fail/Content?oid=9259625

Spokane Tribe Grand Coulee Dam Flood Reparations


Spokane Tribe of Indians Chair Carol Evans speaks with Inlander Staff Writer Samantha Wohlfeil, not pictured, at the tribe’s administration building in Wellpinit, Wash., Thursday, June 22, 2017. (Young Kwak/The Inlander)

Here’s a photo for the Inlander of Spokane Tribe of Indians Chairwoman Carol Evans, in Wellpinit, WA, from last June, for a recent story about U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke speaking with the tribe about reparations for tribal land flooded when the Grand Coulee Dam was built back in the 1930s and 1940s. https://www.inlander.com/spokane/democrats-and-republicans-agree-that-something-should-be-done-to-compensate-the-spokane-tribe-plus-spokane-county-wants-a-kendall-yards-type/Content?oid=8994396