Adams County event planned for Wednesday
Last updated 8/17/2021 at 7:11am
OTHELLO - The parental uprising over masking students is spreading to Adams County.
From 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, parents will be protesting Gov. Jay Inslee's edict requiring public school students to wear masks on campus. The "Support Mask Choice" protest will take place at 1025 S. First St.
The protest is an outgrowth of a protest last Thursday in Spangle, in which more than 450 people turned out to oppose the governor's order. That event was organized by several parents in Spokane and Whitman Counties.
Othello City Councilman Jon Erickson was in attendance at the protest against mask...