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Air Stagnation Advisory issued February 10 at 1:30PM 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 A TEMPERATURE INVERSION WILL HEIGHTEN THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED POLLUTION LEVELS IN CENTRAL WASHINGTON AND NORTHEAST WASHINGTON TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA

This Afternoon

Hi41° Cloudy

Tonight

Lo33° Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain

Thursday

Hi40° Rain Likely

Thursday Night

Lo35° Rain Likely

Friday

Hi45° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo35° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi48° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo34° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday

Hi45° Slight Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo37° Slight Chance Rain

Trust won’t wait for an election

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Right and wrong in these cases is rarely crystal clear, certainly not for the public, with partial, possibly twisted or inaccurate information. Is former Grant County Deputy Prosecutor Albert Lin the victim of a politically motivated, unethical and vengeful prosecutor? Is Grant County Prosecutor Angus Lee the victim of a politically motivated, unethical and vengeful former deputy, Lin?

That is to be decided, but at issue is the exceedingly important matter of public trust and its possible abuse. We find ourselves agreeing with Chelan County Superior Court Judge T.W. “Chip” Small, who when asked to dismiss the complaint by Lin against Grant County, and indirectly Lee, pointed out that prosecutors are public officials with extraordinary power and responsibility. Ethical complaints and accusations of misconduct against them should not be pushed aside with the expectation that voters can sift through and respond correctly at the next election, or that the complainers can always go to the effort of launching a recall, always tedious and rarely successful.

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