Election 2019

Coverage of the 2019 Elections in Spokane and around the Inland Northwest region. 

Election coverage underwriter

Naghmana Sherazi

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, we present our fourth interview with the candidates who are running for an open Spokane city council seat in the Northeast district. There are seven of them. We’ve met Tim Benn, Krys Brown and Doug Salter. Today, our guest is Naghmana Sherazi. 

Doug Salter

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, we continue with our series of interviews with the seven candidates who are running for an open Spokane city council seat in the Northeast district. We’ve met Tim Benn and Krys Brown. Today, we talk with Doug Salter. Salter is a bus driver in the West Valley School District.

Courtesy of Krys Brown

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, we interview the second candidate out of seven who are running for an open Spokane city council seat in the Northeast district. We meet Krys Brown. She works at Anna Ogden Hall, the shelter and recovery center for women and children, operated by the Union Gospel Mission.

Tim Benn

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, we start a series of interviews with the candidates for the Spokane city council in the Northeast district.

Tim Benn and his family live in the Minnehaha neighborhood. Benn is a former candidate for the state legislature and it’s his second run for council. Two years ago, he lost in the general election to current council member Kate Burke.

City of Spokane/Ben Stuckart

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, Steve Jackson has the third in a series of interviews with Spokane mayoral candidates. He’ll talk with city council president Ben Stuckart.

Inland Journal, June 13, 2019: Spokane Mayoral Candidate Kelly Cruz

Jun 13, 2019
Kelly Cruz

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, my colleague Steve Jackson has the second in a group of interviews with Spokane mayoral candidates. On Wednesday’s podcast, he talked with Jonathan Bingle. Today he sits down with Kelly Cruz.

Jonathan Bingle

UPDATE [6/17, 4 pm]: Shawn Poole and Nadine Woodward have both agreed to be interviewed soon by Spokane Public Radio. We will post their full interviews as podcasts after those are recorded.

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, my colleague Steve Jackson begins a round of interviews with Spokane mayoral candidates. The next three programs will feature people running for the city’s highest office. Today, Jonathan Bingle.

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, the second in our series of Spokane City Council candidate interviews leading up to the August primary. Today we talk with City Councilwoman Lori Kinnear, running for a second term in the city's south council district.

Courtesy Tony Kiepe

Today on the Inland Journal podcast, we start a series of conversations with candidates for Spokane city council. Today, we talk with Tony Kiepe, who is challenging council member Lori Kinnear in District One, that’s the council’s south district. Liz Fleming is also in that race.

Inland Journal, May 13, 2019: Spokane Mayor David Condon

May 13, 2019
City of Spokane

Monday on the Inland Journal podcast, we go to Spokane City Hall and talk with Mayor David Condon. On Monday, candidate filing week begins in Washington. The mayor isn't eligible to run again because of term limits. So we ask him his thoughts about the qualifications and characteristics he will be looking for in the candidates who will file? Which issues should the candidates be talking about?

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