Showdown at the Matt Shea corral, Theresa May makes an exit without Brexit, and other headlines


Turns out Washington state county jails are pretty awful, a new report finds.


Making a Liberty statement
Former Matt Shea allies were kicked out of a Liberty state rally — and Matt Shea's legislative assistant says it's “either going to be bloodshed or Liberty State.” (Spokesman-Review)

Where there's smoke, there's summer
Who's excited for smoke season? (Spokesman-Review)

The end of May
Theresa May is resigning as U.K. Prime Minister. (New York Times)

No one man should have all that power
A single Republican congressman has stalled a $19.1 billion disaster aid package. (Washington Post)

Chex and balances

An oral history of Chex Quest:

American Original: The Life and Work of John James Audubon @ Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

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Daniel Walters

A lifelong Spokane native, staff writer Daniel Walters is the Inlander's City Hall reporter. But he also reports on a wide swath of other topics, including business, education, real estate development, land use, and other stories throughout North Idaho and Spokane County.He's reported on deep flaws in the Washington...