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Rachel Baker joined The Spokesman-Review in 2017. As an Editorial Assistant, she inputs letters to the editor, compiles content for Today and Voice sections and composes the Education Notebook.

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A&E >  Books
Aug. 2, 2021, 5:44 p.m.
Smoky skies aren’t very inspiring for summer beach reads, but for better or worse, it does set the tone for environmental literature that speaks to our love for nature. Here is a mix of titles you can check out from adventurous and reflective nature writing.

News >  Health
July 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Nature has always been associated with good health. In today’s lifestyle marketing, “natural” is nearly used as a synonym of “healthy.” Open-air classrooms were popular in the early 1900s as a way to teach ill school children while exposing them to plenty of fresh air and sunshine per the medical advice of the time. Nineteenth-century public asylums began to be designed with acres of surrounding gardens and natural landscapes.

July 29, 2021, 5:48 p.m.
As this hot summer has reminded us, tree canopies are excellent for providing shade and lowering surface and air temperatures.

July 29, 2021, 2 p.m.
Spokane resident Billy Tipton Jr. never knew how much of an icon his father was. That is, until filmmakers Aisling Chin-Yee and Chase Joynt, along with writer Amos Mac, showed him a collection of interviews of trans artists and activists contemplating.