Gillian Ferris Kohl http://wdiy.org en Keeping Kids Connected With Their Jailed Parents http://wdiy.org/post/keeping-kids-connected-their-jailed-parents Arizona has one of the highest incarceration rates in the country, and that means it also has one of the highest percentages of children with one or both parents in jail. One rural county there is trying to help families stay connected.<p>On a recent day, 45-year-old Liz Minor sits in the shade outside a coffeehouse in Flagstaff, enjoying icy drinks with her two sons. She relishes this ordinary moment, considering that just a few years ago, their time together was limited to a prison visiting room, separated by shatterproof glass.<p>"I wore lipstick because it leaves marks," Minor says. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 07:05:00 +0000 Gillian Ferris Kohl 3421 at http://wdiy.org