June 15, 2014 in City

That’s NEWS to you

By The Spokesman-Review
 

If you followed the news last week, you could be a winner in our weekly news quiz. Warm up by taking the newspaper version, then go to www.spokesman.com/newsquiz for the online version, where top entries go into a drawing for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries go into a drawing for movie tickets.

1. The Spokane City Council has adopted a policy that gives purchasing preference to items that are

A. Made in Spokane

B. Recycled

C. PCB-free

D. All of the above

E. None of the above

2. Rockwood Retirement Communities got its start in the late 1950s. It started as an effort by local

A. Catholic churches

B. United Methodist churches

C. Presbyterian churches

D. Lutheran churches

E. Baptist churches

3. Beginning July 1, registered domestic partnerships in Washington will be available to

A. Any couple that chooses the option

B. Same-sex couples of any age

C. Heterosexual couples with one partner 62 or over

D. Same-sex couples with one partner 62 or over

E. Couples with one partner 62 or over regardless of gender

4. A Seattle-based megachurch opening a congregation in Spokane next year already has about 60 members in Spokane and North Idaho. The megachurch is

A. Washington Cathedral

B. Mars Hill Church

C. Westminster Chapel

D. Eastbrook Church

E. Journey Church

5. Bart Templeman has turned a 10-acre site on the Rathdrum Prairie into a premier camp for

A. Baseball players

B. Football players

C. Track and field throwers

D. Track distance runners

E. Archers

Check your work

Find answers, explanations and last week’s winners on Page B3.


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