New Spokane Valley City Councilman Dean Grafos is sworn in Tuesday by Councilwoman Rose Dempsey. Watching in background are Mayor Rich Munson, left, and Councilmen Dick Denenny and Gary Schimmels. Three other new council members will be sworn in Jan. 5. Grafos took office earlier because he replaced Ian Robertson, who held only an interim appointment to a vacant position.
Dec. 3, 2009 in Washington Voices on Page V1
Dean Grafos took his seat on the Spokane Valley City Council Tuesday and staked out his positions while still warming up his chair. Six minutes after he was sworn in, …