Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Thursday, May 28, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Day 82° Partly Cloudy
News >  Spokane

John Roskelley (D)

Resume: 47, lifelong Spokane-area resident … elected county commissioner in August 1995 for one-year term … former professional mountaineer … freelance photographer, writer, author of three adventure books … former member Spokane County Planning Commission, Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee … member Spokane Guild School Foundation Board, Friends of the Centennial Trail board, state Nature Conservancy board … volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician with Spokane County Fire District 9 … bachelor’s degree in geology, Washington State University … married, three children. Lives in Foothills area.

Finances: Has raised $14,650 at last count; largest contribution $1,000 from Washington Water Power Co, $550 from Spokane firefighters union.

Why running: “I believe the most effective way to maintain (Spokane’s) quality of life for our citizens is to be involved as an elected official who speaks as a voice for the people.”

Top priority: “Help create a long-range management plan for Spokane County government, and follow it.”

, DataTimes

Subscribe to the Coronavirus newsletter

Get the day’s latest Coronavirus news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to our newsletter.

Asking the right questions of your CBD company

Bluegrass Hemp Oil in Spokane Valley offers a variety of products that can be very effective for helping with some health conditions. (Courtesy BHO)

If you are like most CBD (cannabidiol) curious consumers, you’ve heard CBD can help with many ailments.