Katharine Kumangai joined The Spokesman-Review in 1983. She is the editor of the weekly community news sections known as North Voice, South Voice and Valley Voice. She also is a copy editor and page designer.
Seemingly wherever Cal Coblentz visits, a line of vehicles tends to follow. Coblentz is the CEO of Spokane Valley Partners, a nonprofit providing a community food bank and family services. He joined a handful of volunteers at Longhorn Barbecue in Spokane Valley last Friday to distribute ready-made hams and gift cards to 100 workers of restaurants closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.