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Air Stagnation Advisory issued February 12 at 9:52AM PST until February 13 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY... * AIR QUALITY...LIGHT WINDS AND TEMPERATURE INVERSIONS WILL HEIGHTEN THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED POLLUTION LEVELS IN CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY

Today

Hi44° Chance Showers and Areas Fog

Tonight

Lo33° Slight Chance Showers and Patchy Fog

Saturday

Hi46° Partly Sunny then Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo34° Chance Showers

Sunday

Hi47° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo41° Slight Chance Rain

Washington's Birthday

Hi58° Partly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo43° Slight Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi54° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday Night

Lo38° Slight Chance Rain

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Panther boys playing Friday for outright league title and number one district seed

BOYS BASKETBALL (9-2, 15-4)Friday, Sunnyside (6-5, 12-7) home.- A little drama surrounds this one.   Wenatchee will host a first-round district game the 18th.  A win over Sunnyside Friday means if they win that contest the 18th, they will also host the championship game the 20th, the winner of which moves on to the regional.  If WHS should lose Friday, they will still play the first-round game at home the 18th.  But, if they win that game they are not assured of their own gym the 20th.  It could be Davis.     ...
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Knights vs. Walla Walla here Saturday afternoon

WOMENS BASKETBALL (7-1, 19-4)Wednesday, Columbia Basin (5-3, 13-10) away.- With a half-dozen games to go, Wenatchee Valley remains in first place with a 1-game lead in the East.- Today the Knights take on Columbia Basin at Pasco, a team they defeated 73-69 here in town last month.- At one time WVC had a 50-22 lead in the series, but the past nine years the Hawks have been pecking away with 15 wins in 19 games and the Knights now lead 54-37.- On the plus side, Wenatchee Valley has won the ...
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WVC women off to best start in 13 years

MENS BASKETBALL (2-3, 5-13)Wednesday, Big Bend (5-0, 15-6) away.- It’s off to Moses Lake today for a contest with Wenatchee Valley’s closest neighbor, Big Bend.- The Vikings have shot out of the gate with five wins in five outings in league play.- Last season WVC took two of three from BBCC…a nonleague win and they split the two East Region games.- The Vikings lead the series 60-53 and 35-21 at their place.- Greg Franz is 14-29 against BBCC.
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Knights: Home games with Columbia Basin tonight

MENS BASKETBALL (0-1, 3-11)Wednesday, Columbia Basin (1-0, 7-7) home.- Last season the Knights won at Moses Lake and the Hawks won in Wenatchee, and over the past three years the two clubs have split six games.- The overall series lead belongs to CB 94-43 and 44-21 in the local gym.- Greg Franz is 14-28 against Columbia Basin.
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Panther basketball: girls home Mon., Tue., Sat....boys Tue.

GIRLS BASKETBALL (2-1, 2-4)Monday, Kentridge, (7-1) home.- There is a one-game history between Wenatchee and Kentridge.  Five years ago KHS visited the Apple Capital and the host team ran over the visitors 58-35.- The Chargers are members of the 5-team South Puget Sound Northeast 4A League and the school opened for business in 1968.- WHS is 2-0 vs. the SPSNE bunch – Kentridge 1-0 and Tahoma 1-0.
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Panther hoops teams to play Lake City, ID today

The annual hoops exchange with Lake City from the neighboring state to the east is all that is on the Wenatchee High School athletic calendar for Christmas week.  This is the eighth consecutive season that the two schools 201 miles apart have met on the maple.  It is Wenatchee’s turn to point the bus east and make the trek on I-90 this time.
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Knight teams hit road for another weekend of tourney games

MENS BASKETBALL (1-8)Friday, Saturday, Sunday, NWAC Crossover Tournament at Whatcom.- Friday Wenatchee Valley College faces Chemeketa from Salem (5-4) in first-round action.- The Storm has a 5-1 series lead over the Knights, but last December WVC snapped a 5-game losing string to CCC when they topped them 69-68 at a tournament in Bellevue.- Teams participating in the tourney are Big Bend (5-4, Chemeketa (5-4) Clackamas (5-2), Grays Harbor (0-5), Highline (6-2), Olympic (1-6), Whatcom (6-2) and Wenatchee Valley (1-8).
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Knight women at 5-0 off to best start in 13 years

WOMENS BASKETBALL (5-0)Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Pierce Holiday Invitational in Lakewood.- The Knights open Friday against Lane (4-0) in the 8-team tourney.- A win over the Titans will even WVC’s record at 11-11 with the Beaver State outfit.  WVC is 4-0 at home, 2-4 at Lane and 4-7 on neutral courts.- The Knights beat Lane 96-77 last December at Chemeketa and have a 2-game win streak over the Eugene school.- Teams participating in the invitational are Bellevue, Clackamas, Columbia Basin, Lane Peninsula, Pierce, Tacoma and Wenatchee Valley.