NEWS: Nadine Woodward argues that Marysville provides the sort of "tough love" that Spokane has been missing. But maybe we are not so very different from the small city on the west side.
NEWS: Police Ombudsman Bart Logue says a new rule is a step backward for accountability.
IN OTHER NEWS...
Who watchdogs the police dogs?
Shawn Vestal weighs in on the fraying relationships between the cops and the watchdogs. (Spokesman-Review)
Catholic Charities adds some security officers with arrest power around their properties. (Spokesman-Review)
A diplomat raised warnings about Trump's tactics with Ukraine, but says he was ignored. (Washington Post)
Turkey trumps Trump
The cease fire is a near-complete win for Turkey's tyrannical leader. (New York Times)