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S-R outdoor writing contest (for adults, this time) winners announced

For the past 32 years, the Spokesman-Review has run a popular high school outdoor writing contest. This year we decided to invite the adults.

Get Lit!, Out There Outdoors and The Spokesman-Review hosted a outdoor/environmental prose writing contest this spring. We received 18 submissions and the S-R selected one winner and one runner up, as did Out There Outdoors.

Winner Kathryn Robinson’s story “The Vanishing Lake” is a beautiful meditation on seasonal lakes in Washington’s Channeled Scablands. It’s as informative as it is beautifully written.

Runner-up Corey Aaron writes powerfully about how the natural world and a wild landscape can provide some reprieve from depression and anxiety in his piece “Abloom.”

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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.