Arrow-right Camera


That’s NEWS to you

Sun., Oct. 21, 2012

If you followed the news closely last week – or even if you didn’t – you could be a winner in our weekly quiz.

Test your news sense with the newspaper edition of That’s News to You. Then go to href=” /newsquiz “> /newsquiz to try our online interactive edition, where the top entries go into a drawing for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries this week go into drawings for four tickets to the EWU-Cal Poly football game on Nov. 3 or two tickets to the GU-Nazarene basketball game on Oct. 27.

1. If Republican Rob McKenna wins the governor’s race this year, he would break a string of Democratic governors in Washington that goes back to

A. 1993

B. 1989

C. 1985

D. 1981

E. 1977

2. Idaho voters this year will decide whether the state constitution should include the right to hunt, fish and

A. Bike

B. Boat

C. Ride horses

D. Target shoot

E. Trap

3. The two oldest Spokane-area wineries, Arbor Crest and Latah Creek, both have been in business for how many years?

A. 15

B. 20

C. 25

D. 30

E. 35

4. Jeff Harvey is

A. A Spokane police detective who received a $350,000 settlement from the city because he was improperly fired.

B. The former head of the city Arts Department, who is being laid off.

C. A candidate for Congress in Eastern Washington’s 5th District.

D. A fired schoolteacher who lost an arbitration bid to be reinstated.

E. The Kootenai County sheriff, whose house recently was burglarized.

5. What Northwest college football team climbed to No. 1 in the polls last weekend?

A. UW Huskies

B. EWU Eagles

C. Montana State Bobcats

D. Idaho Vandals

E. Can’t fool me, no Northwest team was at the top of any poll last week.

Check your work

To find out how you did, turn to page B7.

Click here to comment on this story »