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Laurel Demkovich
Laurel Demkovich (509) 416-6260

Laurel joined The Spokesman-Review as a Report for America legislative reporter in our Olympia Bureau in June 2020 covering the Washington state legislature.

Most Recent Stories

Aug. 13, 2020, 10:52 a.m.
The number of people filing for unemployment insurance for the first time was down 11% in Washington last week with initial claims in Spokane County down 20%, according to the Washington state Employment Security Department.

Aug. 10, 2020, 11:09 a.m.
The Washington Supreme Court ruled against Superintendent of Public Instruction Chris Reykdal on Friday in a lawsuit challenging an opponent's voter guide statement regarding Reykdal's support for comprehensive sexual health education.

Aug. 7, 2020, 10:39 a.m.
OLYMPIA – Washington voters will likely get to choose from more than two candidates for president after Walmart cashier Alyson Kennedy and catering cook Malcolm Jarrett, of the Socialist Workers Party, filed petitions Friday to appear on the November ballot.

Aug. 5, 2020, 3 p.m.
OLYMPIA – New recommendations for reopening schools outline when – and whether – a school district should open to in-person learning in the fall.