Clang of the prison door
The Reporter's Notebook
Last updated 1/19/2022 at 8:01am
I well remember the feeling when I heard the clang of the prison door at Walla Walla closing behind me.
This needs some explanation.
When I was with the newspaper in Bothell, I heard of some of the reforms at the state prison at Walla Walla.
A call to the prison eventually led to a visit with warden Bobby Rhay.
I told him I was interested in pursuing the reforms with a story, particularly the e...