Stories tagged: Kurtis Robinson
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 2:59 p.m.
50 years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, Spokane civil rights leaders say his lessons more relevant than ever
Some Spokane leaders say they can still hear Martin Luther King Jr.’s booming voice playing over and over in their minds. They still remember the joy and reverence he shared …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Spokane County won’t ask job applicants about their criminal records
The Spokane County Board of Commissioners voted this week to remove questions about past criminal convictions from county job applications.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Kurtis Robinson, ex-con who found a higher path, to lead Spokane NAACP
Kurtis Robinson, who formerly chaired the criminal justice committee for the NAACP, will succeed Phil Tyler as president of the NAACP’s Spokane chapter.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
New Spokane NAACP president: ‘We’ve got a lot of work ahead of us’
Kurtis Robinson was sworn in as president of the Spokane chapter of the NAACP on Monday evening, replacing Phil Tyler, who announced his resignation a month ago.