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In brief: Riverfront Park rides open Saturday

Thu., June 12, 2014

RIVERFRONT PARK – Daily operation of attractions and rides in Riverfront Park begin Saturday.

The SkyRide and the Looff Carousel will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; the tour train from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; rides at the Pavilion will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and until 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. The IMAX Theatre has shows daily and mini golf will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Fountain Café is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and now serves breakfast.

More information and ticket prices can be found at

Sixty dump passes available Saturday

NORTHWEST – The Northwest Neighborhood Association is distributing dump passes on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. at the COPS Shop, 2215 W. Wellesley Ave.

Sixty passes are available to neighborhood residents (bring a driver’s license or a utility bill to verify residency) and will be handed out on a first-come, first-served basis. Any passes left over on Saturday will be handed out June 21.

Call: (509) 326-6422.

Meeting to explore possible SCOPE station

MORAN PRAIRIE – The Sheriff’s Office is hosting a meeting at 6:30 tonight about a possible SCOPE station opening near 57th Avenue and Palouse Highway.

Spokane Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich will be at the meeting at Moran United Methodist Church, 3601 E. 65th Ave.

SCOPE stations are run by volunteers and support the public safety efforts of the Sheriff’s Office.

To learn more about SCOPE visit To register for the meeting call (509) 477-3055.


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