Representatives from Spokane-area tribes gather around Sylvia Plain as she holds a glass jar of Spokane Aquifer water and talks about her three weeks of walking from the Washington coast. Plain is one of 13 walkers hoping to raise awareness about water. The walk will end in mid-June at the Great Lakes.
April 23, 2011 in City on Page A1
A group of American Indian women, inspired by an environmental prophesy, passed through Spokane on Earth Day on their 1,800-mile walk from the Pacific Ocean to Lake Superior. They were …