March 18, 2012 in City

That’s News to you answers

 

Here are the answers to this week’s quiz.

1. B. New Mill Capital LLC bought the old Kaiser-Mead smelter site.

2. A. Pink slime is a term for beef fat and other byproducts that are chemically treated, liquefied and sometimes added to hamburger. The USDA said schools can reject it for food in their cafeterias.

3. C. WSU Spokane hired some top researchers to study how a person’s genetic background will determine whether they respond to a particular drug, allowing doctors to pick the right drug at the right dose for the desired outcome.

4. C. Spokane’s unemployment rate for January was 9.8 percent, up slightly from December but down from January 2011 when it was 10.9 percent.

On the Web: Now that you’ve had a little practice, try our online quiz at www.spokesman.com/ newsquiz, where top entries compete for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries this week go into two drawings, each for two tickets to a Spokane Shock game.

Last week’s winner of the Davenport gift card was Carleen Wickstrom, of Spokane. The winner of two tickets to the Big Horn Outdoor Adventure Show was Bob Springli, of Hayden.


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